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  1. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 84

    Evaluation of Coragen as a transplant water treatment for control of tobacco splitworm in flue-cured tobacco

    VARNEDORE T.; JONES D.C.; MOORE J.M.
    Department of Crop Sciences, Coastal Plain Experiment Station, University of Georgia, 2360 Rainwater Rd., Tifton, GA 31794, USA
    Splitworm infestation soon after transplanting in untreated plots of a planned foliar insect control on-farm demonstration on the Wooten farm in Jeff Davis County, Georgia in 2012 was greater than normal for this early stage of growth. Plants in...
  2. 46th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2014, abstr. 88

    Evaluation of efficacy and application methods of QGU42 (Zorvec™, oxathiapiprolin) for management of black shank on tobacco

    JI P.; CSINOS A.S.; HICKMAN L.L.; HARGETT U.
    Department of Plant Pathology, Coastal Plain Experiment Station, University of Georgia, Tifton, GA 31794, USA
    Black shank caused by Phytophthora nicotianae is responsible for serious yield and quality reduction in tobacco production. Application of effective fungicides continues to be a significant component in developing integrated disease management...
  3. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 20

    Comparison of transcriptomes and gene expression profiles of two chilling- and drought-tolerant and intolerant Nicotiana tabacum varieties under low temperature and drought stress

    HAO D.H.(1); MA W.G.(2); SHENG Y.L.(1); ZHANG J.B.(1); JIN Y.F.(1); YANG H.Q.(1); LI Z.G.(1); WANG S.S.(1); GONG M.(1)
    (1) Yunnan Normal University, School of Life Sciences, Kunming, P.R. China; (2) Yunnan Academy of Tobacco Agricultural Sciences, Kunming, P.R. China
    Tobacco plants often encounter chilling and water scarcity conditions when grown in spring and early summer, leading to retarded growth and developmental abnormalities. The purpose of this study was to investigate comprehensive molecular mechanisms...
  4. CORESTA Congress, Quebec, 2014, Agronomy/Phytopathology Groups, AP 24

    Effect of growth temperature on polyphenol content and metabolism in tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) leaves

    DUAN S.Z.(1); LI J.Y.(2); WANG S.S.(1); HAO D.H.(1); JIN Y.F.(1); YANG L.Y.(1); WANG L.T.(1); MA J.H.(1); GONG M.(1)
    (1) Yunnan Normal University, School of Life Sciences, Kunming, P.R. China; (2) Yunnan Academy of Tobacco Agricultural Sciences, Kunming, P.R. China
    Growth temperature for tobacco plants greatly influences growth and quality of tobacco leaves, and polyphenol content in tobacco leaves was often related to tobacco aroma flavour types. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of...