TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

Vol. 35, No. 1&2, June & December 2009

 

Evaluation of chewing tobacco germplasm of Tamil Nadu for high seed and oil yield .... 1

K. PALANICHAMY, C.V. NARASIMHA RAO AND V. KRISHNAMURTHY

 

Effect of different sources, levels and time of nitrogen application on productivity and quality of Jati tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) under Terai region of West Bengal .... 6

R.L. ARYA, K.D. SINGH, V. KRISHNAMURTHY, S. ROY, C. CHANDRASEKHARARAO, S. AMARNATH AND S. CHANDA

 

Effect of different organic manures and nitrogen levels on productivity and quality of Jati tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) in West Bengal .... 10

R.L. ARYA, V. KRISHNAMURTHY, K.D. SINGH, S. ROY, S. AMARNATH AND C. CHANDRASEKHARARAO

 

Leaf area estimation in bidi tobacco varieties Anand 119 and MR GTH 1 .... 14

J.C. CHAVDA, A.D. PATEL AND D.J. PARMAR

 

Effect of integrated nutrient management on growth, yield and quality of flue-cured Virginia tobacco .... 17

HUSSAIN ALMAHASNEH, M.S. GANESH BABU AND H.V. NANJAPPA

 

Effect of organic farming practices on growth, yield and quality of flue-cured Virginia tobacco .... 20

HUSSAIN ALMAHASNEH, M.S. GANESH BABU AND H.V. NANJAPPA

 

Isolation and characterization of endophytic bacteria from Nicotiana tabacum L. and their biocidal effect on plant pathogenic fungi .... 23

D.V. SUBHASHINI, C. CHANDRASEKHARARAO AND K. PADMAJA

 

Constraints in adoption of recommended practices among FCV tobacco farmers of Andhra Pradesh .... 27

S.K. NAIDU, Y. SUBBAIAH, K. SUMAN KALYANI AND S. NAGESWARA RAO

        

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

 

Performance of advance breeding lines of chewing tobacco to spacing and nitrogen levels under Vedasandur conditions .... 31

M. KUMARESAN, A.V.S.R. SWAMY, V. KRISHNAMURTHY K. PALANICHAMY AND R. ATHINARAYANAN

 

Spatial and nitrogen requirement of advance breeding lines of chewing tobacco .... 34

M. KUMARESAN, A.V.S.R. SWAMY, V. KRISHNAMURTHY, K. PALANICHAMY AND R. ATHINARAYANAN

 

Evaluation of Motihari tobacco germplasm for their reaction to brown spot disease  .... 37

S.K. DAM, S. DUTTA , S. ROY, S. K. LAHA AND P. M. BHATTACHARYA

 

Biochemical changes in relation to brown leaf spot in Motihari tobacco .... 40

S.K. DAM, S. DUTTA, S. ROY, S. K. LAHA AND P. M. BHATTACHARYA

 

Evaluation of methods for Mycorrhizal inoculation for tobacco seed beds .... 42

D.V. SUBHASHINI AND K. PADMAJA

 

Influence of antagonistic bacterium, Pseudomonas fluorescens against root-knot nematode in FCV tobacco nursery         .... 44

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

        

ISTS SYMPOSIUM

 

National Symposium on Tobacco 2009: An Overview .... 46

V. KRISHNAMURTHY AND U. SREEDHAR

        

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

 

Harvesting the limitless solar energy to meet the global energy needs .... 50

N.C. GOPALACHARI