TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

VOL. 17, NO.1,  JUNE 1991

 

 

Performance of chewing tobacco varieties in relation to nitrogen levels in Tamilnadu

P. SANTHI, K. PONNUSWAMY AND K.N. CHINNASWAMI 1

 

Influence of N, P and K on yield and economics of Natu tobacco variety DG-3

S.N. TRIPATHI, M.U. RAO AND C.R. NAGESWARA RAO  3

 

Biochemical changes during fermentation of cigar wrapper tobacco I. Plastid pigments

R.P. SRIVASTAVA AND N. CHAUDHARY

 

Genetic analysis of field resistance to brown spot caused by Alternaria alternata (FR.) Keissler in Nicotiana rustica Linn. 

V.K. DOBHAL AND DILIP MONGA  11 

 

Effect of soil vs foliar feeding of nitrogen on yield and economics of chewing tobacco raised in Bihar

R. SINHA, A.K. PANDEY AND S.S.L. DWIVEDI  17 

 

Chemical changes during ageing of Dixie Shade wrapper tobacco

R.P. SRIVASTAVA AND N. CHAUDHARY 21 

 

Influence of planting patterns on yield, water use efficiency and quality of cigar filler tobacco (NIcotiana tabacum L.)

C.V. RAGHAVAIAH, S. KRISHNA MURTHY, R. ATHINARAYANA AND C.B. SARMA  25 

 

Evolving tobacco varieties resistant to the leaf-eating caterpillar Spodoptera litura F. through interspecific Hybridization.

K.T. RAMAVARMA, K. APPARAO, A.I. NARAYANAN, S. SITARAMAIAH AND B.G. JOSHI   29   

 

Influence of tobacco waste extract on available phosphorus in soils fertilized with rockphosphate

C.V. NARASIMHA RAO AND M.K. CHAKRABORTY  33 

 

Comparative effect of stunt nematode on seed germination and seedling development of bidi tobacco (Cvs A 119 and GT 5)

A.S. PATEL AND H.R. PATEL   37 

 

Evaluation of Methomyl in the management of FCV tobacco pests

N.K. KRISHNA PRASAD, H. MALLIKHARJUNAIAH, B. SHIVAYOGESWARA AND M.V.N. SHETTY  41 

 

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

 

Influence of soil moisture on the incidence of damping-off disease in tobacco nurseries

N.S. DEVAKI, S. SHANKAR BHAT, M.M. SHENOI AND S.M. ABDUL WAJID 45

 

Exploitation of N2-fixing micro-organisms on the leaf surface for improvement of growth and yield of tobacco plants

D. PAL AND S.P. SEN 47

 

Effect of plant densities and fertilizers on the yield of bidi tobacco in Nipani tract of Karnataka

B.N. BHAT, R.S. KHOT, SHANKARA GOUDAPTAIL, S.V. ANGADI  51

 

A Note on callus proliferation and biogenesis studies in haploid tissues of FCV tobacco

T. VENKATESWARLU, U. SUBHASHINI, CH. SREERAM MURTHY AND C.R. NAGESWARA RAO 53

 

Effect of seed exposure to magnetic field on productivity of bidi tobacco

M.K. CHAKRABORTY, B.K. PATEL AND J.A. PATEL  55

 

Varietal screening of tobacco against stunt nematode

A.S. PATEL AND H.R. PATEL 57