TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

Vol. 33, No. 1&2, June & December, 2007

 

Line x tester analysis in chewing tobacco ...... 1

S. AMARNATH AND N.S. MURTHY

 

Variability, correlation and path analysis for seed yield and its component traits in bidi tobacco ...... 5

D.A. PATEL, H.C. PATHAK, J.N. PATEL, M.G. MAKWANA AND H.M. BHATT

 

Effect of preceding crops and nitrogen on productivity and economics of chewing tobacco lines in Tamil Nadu ...... 9

C.V. RAGHAVAIAH, M. KUMARESAN AND R. ATHINARAYANAN

 

Information system for FCV tobacco production and marketing trends in India     ...... 13

H. RAVISANKAR, C. CHANDRASEKHARARAO AND K. DEO SINGH

 

Studies on production of tray nursery seedlings of FCV tobacco under KLS situation ...... 17

M. MAHADEVASWAMY, M. M. SHENOI, S. S. SREENIVAS AND S. RAMAKRISHNAN

 

Variability and spatial dependence of physical and chemical properties of soils in flue-cured tobacco fields of CTRI research farm, Jeelugumilli of Andhra Pradesh ...... 21

P.R.S. REDDY AND C. CHANDRASEKHARA RAO

 

Potential of flavonoids as UV protectants against inactivation of nuclear polyhedrosis virus (NPV) of Spodoptera litura ...... 30

J.V. PRASAD

 

Life table studies of Spodoptera litura on different types of tobacco ...... 36

J. LALITHA BHARATHI, U. SREEDHAR, B. KISHORE, J.V. PRASAD AND J.A.V. PRASADA RAO

 

Sucker management in bidi tobacco varieties as influenced by stage and level of topping ...... 43

J. C. CHAVDA, D. J. PARMAR AND B. K. PATEL

 

Nematicidal action of certain microbial metabolites on Meloidogyne incognita infesting FCV tobacco in KLS ...... 46

S. RAMAKRISHNAN, S. S. SREENIVAS AND M. M. SHENOI

 

Yield and economics of Motihari tobacco (N. rustica) based inter cropping systems under varied fertilizer levels in West Bengal ...... 50

R.L. ARYA, S. ROY, C. CHANDRASEKHARA RAO, S. AMARNATH AND S.CHANDA

 

Studies on flue-cured Virginia tobacco based cropping systems in Northern Light Soils of Andhra Pradesh ...... 57

C. CHANDRASEKHARA RAO, P. HARISHUKUMAR AND A.V.S.R. SWAMY

 

Effect of continuous cultivation of FCV tobacco on fertility status of soils of Periyapatna in Mysore district of Karnataka ...... 63

V. KRISHNAMURTHY, M. MAHADEVASWAMY, C. CHANDRASEKHARA RAO AND P.R.S. REDDY

 

Effect of bidi tobacco cv. GT-5 cured leaf extracts against nematodes in bidi tobacco nursery ...... 67

H.R. PATEL AND D.N.P. SHARMA

 

Influence of deficiency and toxicity of essential plant nutrients on nutrient composition and biochemical changes in flue-cured tobacco ......  71

M. ANURADHA, K. NAGESWARA RAO, K. SIVARAJU, K. DEO SINGH AND V. KRISHNAMURTHY

     

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

 

Evaluation of method of application of certain insecticides against stem borer Scrobipalpa heliopa in tobacco ...... 79

P. VENKATESWARLU, U. SREEDHAR, S. SITARAMAIAH AND S. NAGESWARARAO

 

Productivity and quality of FCV tobacco in relation to integrated nitrogen management in Karnataka Light Soils ...... 81

HUSSAIN ALMAHASNEH AND H.V.NANJAPPA

 

Influence of tobacco based cropping systems on root-knot nematode infection in fcv tobaco under KLS conditions ...... 86

S.RAMAKRISHNAN AND M.MAHADEVASWAMY

 

Influence of weather factors on fluctuation of tobacco budworm, Helicoverpa armigera moth catches through pheromone trap ...... 89

D.J. PARMAR, A.R. PATEL, N.A. BHATT AND D.J. KOSHIYA

 

Boron content of FCV tobacco grown in Northern Light Soils of Andhra Pradesh ...... 91

J.A.V. PRASAD RAO, S.S. PRASAD AND K.S.N. MURTHY

 

Integrated brown spot disease management module for FCV tobacco crop ...... 95

M. M. SHENOI AND S. S. SREENIVAS

 

Copper hydroxide for the control of Fusarium wilt in FCV tobacco crop of KLS ...... 98

M. M. SHENOI AND S. S. SREENIVAS

 

Evaluation of culture media for growth of Cercospora nicotianae on bidi tobacco ...... 100

M. I. PAIRASHI AND SHAMARAO JAHAGIRDAR

 

Economic and quality parameter assessment in the management of frog-eye leaf spot of bidi tobacco with fungicides,                                                                                                       bioagents and plant extracts ..... 102

M. I.PAIRASHI, SHAMARAO JAHAGIRDAR AND P.V. KENCHANGOUDAR

 

Efficacy of leaf extracts of effective plant species, botanical pesticide and fungicides against damping-off in bidi tobacco . under glass house conditions..105

B. N. PATEL AND H. J. VANKAR