TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

VOL. 2, NO.1, JUNE 1976

                                                                             

INVITED ARTICLES

 

Accent on ripeness-A basic requirement for production of quality tobacco 

N.S. MURTHY  1

 

Varietal problem of the flue-cured tobacco farmer in Andhra - A challenge to the Tobacco Research Workers.                          

P. SESHAGIRI RAO   7

 

Tobacco breeding problems and prospects 

G.J. PATEL  12

 

CONTRIBUTED ARTICLES

 

Some observations on Telenomus Remus Nixon, an egg parasite of the tobacco caterpillar, Spodoptera Litura F  

B.G. JOSHI, G. RAMAPRASAD, S. SITARAMAIAH AND S.V.V.  SATYANARAYANA   17

 

Studies in leaf pigments of flue-cured tobacco.  Pt. I. Their variation in different varieties and stalk positions

A. GOPALAM AND N.C. GOPALACHARI  21

 

Studies in leaf pigments of flue-cured tobacco.  Pt. II. Variation in important chemical constituents in the 

different varieties and stalk positions      A. GOPALAM  AND  N.C. GOPALACHARI   31

 

Isolating toxicants from pongamia oil to evaluate their insecticidal properties on tobacco caterpillars  (Spodoptera Litura F

M.K. CHAKRABORTY, S.R. PRABHU AND B.G. JOSHI    38 

 

Inter relationship of physical and chemical attributes in FCV tobacco.                     

K.S.N. MURTHY, N.C. GOPALACHARI AND M. SUBRAHMANYAM   45

 

Tobacco germplasm evaluation  

K.V. KRISHNAMURTHY, R. LAKSHMINARAYANA AND C. VENKATA RAO   52

 

Studies on the control of Orobanche on tobacco  

G.V.G. KRISHNAMURTHY, K. NAGARAJAN AND G.H. CHANDWANI   58

 

Source of resistance in Nicotiana species to important tobacco diseases in India               

T.S.N. REDDY, K. NAGARAJAN AND G.H. CHANDWANI   63

 

Utility of drip culture technique in experiments with tobacco. 

N.C. GOPALACHARI AND CH. SREERAMA MURTHY   69

 

Uniformity trials on tobacco in India. I. Virginia flue-cured tobacco in light soil areas of Mysore.

P.R. RAMACHANDER, C.R. NAGESWARA RAO, K. DEVAPPA AND C.V.V. SATYANARAYANAMURTHY  74