TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

VOL. 13, NO.2, DECEMBER 1987

 

Heterosis in chewing tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.)

R. LAKSHMINARAYANA  89

 

The multi dimensional study of adoption of FCV tobacco technologies by the farmers of two rainfed zones of Andhra Pradesh

M.J. WILSON AND J. CHATURVEDI  94 

 

Agronomical practices for rustica tobacco cultivaltion in Gujarat

G.J. PATEL, S.H. PATEL, N.M. PATEL, J.K. PATEL AND J.C. PATEL  101  

 

Genetic variability in cigar wrapper tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.)

V.K. DOBHAL  107 

 

Screening Nicotiana germplasm for resistance to black shank disease

S.M. ABDUL WAJID, M.M. SHENOI AND J.S.L. MOSES  111 

 

Influence of locations, variety and flake size on the smoke constituents

B.K. PATEL, L.M. GHELANI, N.B. PATEL AND M.K. CHAKRABORTY 116 

 

Influence of varying stages of harvest on nitrogenous, carbohydrates, poly phenolic and smoke constituents of bidi tobacco

L.M. GHELANI, R.T. DANGARWALA AND B.K. PATEL  120 

 

Potassium nutrition of bidi tobacco at varying stages of growth

B.K. PATEL, N.M. PARIKH AND L.M. GHELANI  126 

 

Effect of deep tillage in summer on Orobanche incidence and yield of bidi tobacco

R.S. KHOT, B.N. BHAT, S.N. KADAPA AND N.S. KAMBA  134 

 

Comparative studies on cost benefit analysis of bidi tobacco cultivation in Middle Gujarat and Nipani area

G.J. PATEL, J.B. PATEL AND J.R. CHAVDA  139 

 

A Preliminary aero biological survey in non-virginia tobacco fields

S.K. GHOSH, V.N. GOKANI AND P.B. DOCTOR  144 

 

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

 

Variability in bidi tobacco  (Nicotiana tabacum L.) germ plasm

K.R. PATEL AND N.M. PATEL  150

 

Influence of viral diseases on chemical composition and quality parameters of chewing tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.)

R.P. SRIVASTAVA AND A.S. BHASKAR  153

 

Absorption, movement and persistence of carbendazim in tobacco seed lings

C. ANJANEYULU, K. NAGARAJAN AND RAMJI LAL 158

 

Nitrogenous composition and quality of FCV tobacco fertilized with different sources of nitrogen under irrigated and non-irrigated soil conditions

CH. SREERAMAMURTHY AND N.C. GOPALACHARI  161

 

PL-5, a newly released bidi tobacco variety for Nipani tract

B.N. BHAT, R.S. KHOT, S.N. KADAPA, A.S. BYADGI AND NAGAPPA  164