TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

VOL.18,  No.1&2,  JUNE/DECEMBER 1992

 

 

 

White burley tobacco soils of agency area in East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh Their fertility and management for better quality burley production 

V. KRISHNAMURTHY, P.R.S. REDDY, D. RAMACHANDRAM, K.S.N. MURTHY, B.V. RAMAKRISHNAYYA AND R. SUBBA RAO 1

 

Field evaluation of nuclear poly hedrosis virus with adjuvant for the control of Spodopetera litura (Fb.) on tobacco 

N. DHANDAPANI, P.C. SUNDARA BABU AND S. JAYARAJ  5

 

Relative photosensitively of flue-cured tobacco cultivars

K.V. JANARDHAN, A.S. KUMARA SWAMY, S.P. NATARAJU AND M.V.N. SETTY  9

 

Effect of single and mixed infection with chlorotic mottle and leaf curl virus on growth and chemical constituents of bidi tobacco

B.N. PATEL AND H.R. PATEL   13

 

Impact of groundnut cultivation on production of smoke constituents of bidi tobacco

L.M. GHELANI, N.B. PATEL, L.S. THAKUR, B.K. PATEL AND R. LAKSHMI NARAYANA  19

 

Smoke constituents as affected by agro techniques of bidi cultivar-GT5

B.K. PATEL, L.M. GHELANI AND N.B. PATEL  25

 

Evaluation of different suckericides for sucker control in bidi tobacco

B.K. PATEL, J.C. CHAVDA AND G.B. VEKARIA  29

 

Integrated management of phytonematodes in bidi tobacco nursery through soil solarization, rabbing and carbofuran 

H.R. PATEL AND M.G. MAKWANA  33

                                                                                                                                                           

Influence of plant spacing, nitrogen and topping on yield, quality and economics of chewing tobacco (N. tabacum L.) var. PT-76

S.N. TRIPATHI, A.K. PANDEY, K.D. SINGH AND S. AMARNATH 39

 

Response of FCV tobacco to levels of nitrogen in rotation with different legumes under vertisols

P. HARISHU KUMAR, R. SINHA, C.B. SARMA, R.B. NARAYANA RAO, N. PRABHAKARA RAO AND CH. MADHAVA RAO  45

 

Management of damping off, blight and black shank diseases with Ridomil MZ in FCV tobacco nurseries of Karnataka

M.M. SHENOI AND S.M. ABDUL WAJID  53  

 

Efficacy of deoiled neem cake extracts against Spodoptera litura on tobacco

P.S.N. MURTHY, G. RAMAPRASAD AND S. SITARAMAIAH  59

 

Impact of intercropping marigold on Heliothis armigera Hubner and its natural enemies in seed crop of tobacco  

R.K. PATEL AND D.N. YADAV  65

 

Population dynamics of whitefly, Bemisia tabaci Gen. In cotton and tobacco in relation to weather factors 

G. RAGHUPATHI RAO AND M.S. CHARI  73

 

Performance of newly released FCV tobacco variety HEMA in Vertisols of Andhra Pradesh

T. SITARAMACHARY, G.S.B. PRASANNASIMHA RAO AND V.V. RAMANA RAO  79

 

Breeding for improvement of chewing tobacco of Tamil Nadu  

J.S.L. MOSES, G.S.B. PRASANNA SIMHA RAO, M. ILYASAHMED, R. LAKSHMINARAYANA, R.V.S. RAO, K.N. SUBRAHMANYA AND M. MOHAN  85

 

Effect of seed bed covers on nitrogen and water requirement of light soil tobacco nurseries 

P. HARISHU KUMAR, R. SINHA, R.B. NARAYANA RAO AND N. PRABHAKARA RAO  89  

 

Screening Nicotiana germplasm against tobacco mosaic virus and studies on TMV tolerant FCV special mutant line FCH 6248  

M.M. SHENOI, J.S.L. MOSES, S.V. RAO, S.M. ABDUL WAJID AND K.N. SUBRAHMANYA  93

 

Chemical control of black shank disease in field planted tobacco 

S.M. ABDUL WAJID AND M.M. SHENOI  97

 

Effect of cropping sequence and NPK levels on yield, quality and economic return of flue-cured tobacco in rainfed alfisols of Andhra Pradesh 

K.D. SINGH AND R. SREENIVASULU  105

 

Bio-efficacy of nicotine sulphate against pests of different crops

M.S. CHARI, R.S.N. RAO AND S.R. PRABHU  113

 

Studies on the establishment of tobacco seedlings in northern light soils (alfisols) of Andhra Pradesh

D. RAMACHANDRAM, M. SANNIBABU AND J.A.V. PRASADA RAO  117

 

Nitrate reductase of tobacco in relation to age and nitrogen fertilization 

C.V. RATNAVATHI AND K. NAGESWARA RAO  121

 

An improved ion-exchange technology for nicotine extraction from tobacco waste  

S.R. PRABHU, M.S. CHARI AND D.G. KUMAR  125

 

Fate of applied nitrogen to flue-cured tobacco in northern light soils of Andhra Pradesh

J.A.V. PRASADA RAO, K.S.N. MURTHY, M. SANNIBABU AND Y. RAMABAI  129

 

Efficacy of certain fungicides and trichoderma harzianum against damping-off in bidi tobacco nursery

B.N. PATEL AND J.B. PATEL  135

 

Response of rainfed grown flue-cured tobacco to method, time and level of N application in alfisols of Andhra Pradesh

K.D. SINGH, R. SREENIVASULU AND M.U. RAO  139

 

Extent of adoption of production technologies by the tobacco nursery growers in the East Godavari District of Andhra Pradesh

S.K. NAIDU, C.R. NAGESWARA RAO, RAMBIR AND T.K. MURTHY  145

 

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

 

Quest for quality and productivity of flue-cured Virginia tobacco in India

G.S.B. PRASANNASIMHA RAO, K.V. SATYANARAYANA, R. LAKSHMINARAYANA AND M. ILYAS AHMED  151

 

Effect of antioxidant, pheromone concentration and height of liture pheromone traps on Spodoptera litura moth catch 

N. KRISHNANDA, S.V.V. SATYANARAYANA, U. SREEDHAR AND G. RAMAPRASAD  155

 

Effect of fungicides on the control of frog-eye spot disease (Cercospora nicotianae) of burley tobacco  

T.S.N. REDDY, K. NAGARAJAN AND RAMJILAL  159

 

Performance of TMV resistant lines of flue-cured tobacco 

A.S. KRISHNA MURTHY, V.V. RAMANA RAO, A.B. SASTRY, K. NAGARAJAN AND T.S.N. REDDY  163

 

A note on the performance of burley cultivars Banket-A1 and Banket-102 in the agency of Andhra Pradesh

M.S. CHARI, R. SUBBA RAO AND S. NAGESWARA RAO  165