TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

VOL.11, NO.1, DECEMBER 1985

 

 

Varietal performance of chewing tobacco at varying levels of topping under rainfed condition of North Bihar

S. AMARNATH AND R. SINHA  1

 

Effect of time of harvesting on the yield and quality of chewing tobacco affected by rain at maturity

R. SINHA, S.S.L. DWIVEDI AND A.K. PANDEY  

 

Compositional differences in tobacco seedlings differing in  insect feeding habit  

P.G. SHAH AND M.K. CHAKRABORTY  12 

 

Extractable protein from tobacco and aspects of its nutritional quality

SRIDEVI AND M.K. CHAKRABORTY  19 

 

Effect of method of harvesting and curing on the yield and quality of chewing tobacco

R. SINHA, S.S.L. DWIVEDI AND A.K. PANDEY  28  

 

The study of factors influencing the production of FCV tobacco in southern light soils of Andhra Pradesh

M.J. WILSON AND S.K. NAIDU  35 

 

Influence of sources of nitrogen on the yield, protein and non-protein nitrogen status of flue-cured tobacco at different stages of plant growth

CH. SREERAMAMURTY AND N.C. GOPALACHARI  39 

 

Effect of different sources of nitrogen on the availability of major nutrients

CH. SREERAMAMURTY AND    N.C. GOPALACHARI  46 

 

Studies on critical stage of crop warranting protection against Spodoptera litura Fabricius in bidi tobacco

M.S. CHARI, S.N. PATEL, R.B. PATEL AND T.M. BHARPODA  50 

 

Sex differentiation among living larvae of Spodoptera litura Fabricius (Fam : Noctuidae, ORD : Lepidoptera)

N. KRISHNANANDA AND S.V.V. SATYANARAYANA   53

 

Effect of potassium fertilization on yield and quality of flue cured tobacco grown in northern light soils of Andhra Pradesh

V. KRISHNAMURTHY, P.R.S. REDDY, M. SANNIBABU AND B.V. RAMAKRISHNAYYA   57 

 

Available phosphorus status of flue-cured tobacco soils of Andhra Pradesh

V. KRISHNAMURTHY, B.V. RAMAKRISHNAYYA AND N.C. GOPALACHARI  64 

 

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

 

Occurrence of Choanephora cucurbit arum on tobacco   

B.N. PATEL AND R.C. PATEL  70

 

Performance of chewing tobacco under varying doses and methods of compost application

R. Sinha, S.S.L. Dwivedi and A.K. Pandey  71

 

Studies on a mosaic disease of rustica tobacco (Nicotiana rustica L.)

A.A. BADI AND B.N. PATEL  74

 

Use of castor in management of root-knot nematodes

G.J. PATEL, H.M. SHAH, D.J. PATEL AND S.K. PATEL  78

 

Locational and genotypic differences in potassium content of bidi tobacco

B.K. PATEL AND N.M. PARIKH  80

 

"Die-Back" - A new disease of bidi tobacco

G.J. PATEL, A.N. MUKHOPADHYAY, B.. PATEL AND R.C. PATEL  83