1. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 53

    Quantitative real-time PCR analysis of individual flue-cured tobacco seeds reveals novel insights into seedborne transmission of Tobacco Mosaic Virus

    ELLIS B.W.(1); WILKINSON C.A.(1); BROWN J.A.(1); ELLIS M.D.(1); SIT T.L.(2)
    (1) Virginia Tech, Blackstone VA USA; (2) North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA
    The purpose of this study is to investigate seed-borne transmission of Tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) by examining the infestation route of tobacco seeds. Four different crosses were performed using K326 flue-cured variety: 1) self-fertilized, TMV infected, 2 ...
  2. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 57

    An overview of the effects of Imidacloprid insecticide on the natural enemies of caterpillar pests in tobacco

    SORENSON C.; TAYLOR S.; NELSON P.; DHAMMI A.; BURRACK H.
    North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA
    The neonicotinoid insecticide imidacloprid has become critically important to tobacco pest management, in that a greenhouse application provides high levels of tobacco flea beetle and aphid suppression for the first half of the growing season while ...
  3. 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 60

    Managing key tobacco pests with Verimark and Coragen insect control: update on tobacco budworm susceptibility and management of Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus

    PORTILLO H.E.(1); WILLIAMS R.W.(1); MEREDITH J.H.(1); BURRACK H.(2); ZILNIK G.(2); MOORE J.M.(3)
    (1) FMC, Raleigh NC USA; (2) North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC USA; (3) University of Georgia, Tifton GA USA
      Reference only. Abstract submission was on a voluntary basis. 2018-1-2061 PORTILLO H.E. WILLIAMS R.W. MEREDITH J.H. BURRACK H. ZILNIK G. MOORE J.M. English FMC Corporation NCSU University of Georgia 48th TWC, Tob. Work. Conf., 2018, abstr. 60 Tobacco ...