TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

Vol. 3   No.2, DECEMBER 1977

 

Cancer hazards of tobacco habits in India
L.D. SANGHVI
... 65

 

Influence of weedicides on occurrence and control of weeds in chewing tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L,}    in North Bihar.

R. SINHA AND A.N. SINGH ... 73

 

Polyploidy and the fourth Phylogenetic arc in the genus Nicotiana.

U. SUBHASHINI ... 77

Comparative.study of different soil test methods for determining the available potassium status of flue-cured tobacco soils.

B.V. KAMESWARA RAO, A. HANUMANTHA RAO AND  N. C, GOPALACHARI   ... 79

Feasibility studies on preharvest  forecasting of tobacco yields.

G. NARASIMHAYYA,   C.R. NAGESWARA RAO, AND B. NAGESWARA RAO.  ... 84

 

A note on the suppression of suckers with Penar (Dimethyl Dodecyl amine acetate) and its effect on the yield and quality of Flue-cured Virginia   Tobacco   (Nicotiana tabacum L.) var. Delcrest.

M. BANGARAYYA,   C.B. SARMA AND Y. CH. NARASIMHAMURTY ...  86

Evaluation of tobacco mosaic virus resistant germ plasm,

G.R. GWYNN 89

Study on the relationship of fertiliser levels and seasonal variations to the chemical composition and nutrient uptake by Flue-cured tobacco.

N.C. GOPOLACHARI,   K.S.N. MURTY,   J.A.V. PRASADA RAO AND S.S. PRASAD ...  95

Study on the effect of orobanche infestation on the nutrient uptake and physical chemical quality characteristics of tobacco.

K. S. N. MARTY, J.A.V. PRASADA RAO AND S.S. PRASAD ... 101

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

Further screening of plants possessing antiviral properties against tobacco mosaic virus.

K, NAGARAJAN AND N.S. MURTY 108

A note on the feasibility studies on the prediction of total volatile bases  from total nitrogen and nicotine in F.C.V. Tobacco.

J. A. V, PRASADA RAO,   C.R. NAGESWARA RAO AND N.C. GOPALACHARI   111

Effect of fertiliser combinations on chlorogenic acid and rutin content of different types of tobacco.
B.V. KAMEWARA RAO,   J.A.V. PRASADA RAO AND A. HANUMANTHA RAO 
... 112

Variation in the polyphenol and sterol levels of induced tobacco mutants,

B.V. KAMESWARA RAO,   D. GNANAKUMAR AND M.K, CHAKRABORTY ... 115

A method to isolate plants resistant to the leaf eating caterpillar, Spodoptera litura F. from interspecific hybrids of genus Nicotiana.

S.A. JACOB,   K.T.RAMA VARMA.   S. SITARAMAIAH,   S.V.V.SATYANARAYANA AND V.S.RAMDAS. 118

New record of mites Cheyletus  eruditus (Schrank) as a predator on eggs of Lasioderma serricorne F,

R.S.N.RAO 120

Proceedings of the Second National Symposium on Tobacco held at Anand,   Gujarat, India, on 27th and 28th November, 1977.