Tobacco Science & Technology, 2012, 10, p. 68-72, ISSN.1002-0861
Effects of topping and BSM on Burley tobaccos of different nicotine conversion rates
(1) Research Center of Tobacco and Health, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230052, P.R. China; (2) Biological Science College, Anhui University, Hefei 230039, P.R. China; (3) Technology Center, China Tobacco Anhui Industrial Co., Ltd., Hefei 230088, P.R. China; (4) Burley Tobacco Experimental Station of CNTC, Wuhan 430030, P.R. China
In order to reduce nicotine conversion rate and improve tobacco quality, burley tobacco B37 plants of different nicotine conversion rates were treated by two ways, topping only and topping followed by bionic signal molecule (BSM) application. The...