TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

Vol.31, No. 1&2, JUNE & DECEMBER 2005

 

INVITED ARTICLE

 

Good Agricultural Practice (GAP) in tobacco leaf production ... 1

J.S. COETZEE

RESEARCH PAPERS

 

Studies on the spray characteristics emitted through different high volume sprayers on tobacco ... 11

CH. RAMA DEVI, G. RAGHUPATHI RAO, K.C. PUNNAIAH, P. PURNACHANDRA RAO, P. HARISHU KUMAR, C.R. NAGESWAR RAO AND G. BINDU MADHAVI

 

Germplasm resources and their utilization in improvement of Indian tobacco ... 19

R.V.S. RAO, T.G.K. MURTHY AND K. SARALA

 

Breeding burley tobacco varieties resistant to black shank, phytophthora parasitica through interspecific hybridization ... 35

A.I. NARAYANAN, K. NAGARAJAN, T.S.N. REDDY, C.V.K. REDDY, R. SUBBA RAO AND T.G.K. MURTHY

 

Levels of phenols in mainstream and sidestream smoke of Indian smoking products ... 42

S.S. DOLAS, S.S. PAKHALE AND G.B. MARU

 

Male gametophytic selection a simple laboratory technique for screening for drought tolerance in FCV tobacco ... 53

S.P. NATARAJU, B.R. GURUMURTHY, Y.V. SHETTY, T.S. VAGEESH AND K.V.JANARDHAN

 

Heterosis for yield and quality components in bidi tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum L.) over diverse cytoplasm ... 61

H.R. KHER, H.C. PATHAK, J.S. PATEL, M.G. MAKWANA AND J.N. PATEL

 

Studies on quality aspects of tendu leaf (Diospyrus Melanoxylon Roxb.) ... 66

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

 

Effect of organic cakes on tobacco stem borer, Scrobipalpa Heliopa Lower in burley tobacco ... 74

P. VENKATESWARLU, U. SREEDHAR, S. SITARAMAIAH, S. NAGESWARA RAO, S.V.V. SATYANARAYANA AND I.V. SUBBARAO

 

Effect of nitrogen fertilisation and topping levels on biochemical constituents of FCV tobacco grown in Karnataka light soils ... 79

K. SIVA RAJU, K.GIRIDHAR AND C.CHANDRASEKHARA RAO

 

Integrated management of tobacco root-knot nematode in Karnataka ... 86

A.R. HUNDEKAR, SHAMARAO JAHAGIRDAR, P.S.MATIWADE AND B.N. BHAT SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

 

Nutritional benefits of rabbing with paddy husk and addition of ash in light soil tobacco nurseries ... 91

K. NAGESWARA RAO, M. BANGARAYYA, G.V.G. KRISHNA MURTHY AND N.C. GOPALACHARI

 

Effect of ring spot virus infection on some biochemical constituents of tobacco ... 95

K. SIVA RAJU, C.A. RAJU AND K. DEO SINGH

 

Response of bidi tobacco to methods of planting and sources of nitrogen under heavy rains in Nipani tract ... 99

P.S. MATIWADE, SHAMARAO JAHAGIRDAR, A.R. HUNDEKAR AND B.N. BHAT