TOBACCO RESEARCH

 

Vol.4, No.2, DECEMBER, 1978

 

 

INVITED ARTICLE

 

Effect of cultural and curing practices of tobacco on the contents of tar in the smoke

D. YOSHIDA  … 1

 

CONTRIBUTED ARTICLES

 

Effect of Nematicides on the control of root –knot nematode (Meloidogyne incognita) In tobacco nurseries

S. M. ABDUL WAZID AND N.A. ELIAS … 7

 

Quantitative changes in the Polyphrnolic constituents of flue-cured tobacco from harvesting to ageing

B.V. KAMESWARA RAO, G. GNANAKUMAR AND M.K. CHAKRABORTY … 10

 

Production of saline tobacco: Northern light soil flue-cured tobacco crop

T.D. PRASADA RAO, B.V. SUBBA RAO AND MD. ZAFRULLAKHAN  … 12

 

Chemosterilization of Male moths of tobacco Capsule Borer, Heliothis armigera (Hubner)

N.M. MULE AND M.S. CHARI … 16

 

Gap effect and its adjustment of urea in Bidi tobacco

M.J. Buch and N.M. Patel … 23

 

Fractional application of urea in Bidi tobacco

A.S. PATEL AND G.J. PATEL   … 31

 

Prosoects of curing green threshed tobacco

M.K. CHAKRA BORTY AND T.K. SURYANARYANA … 34

 

Development of tobacco seeding Relationship between Moisture uptake and light sensitivity during seed germination in a flue-cured variety

S.C. MOHAPATRA AND W.H. JOHNSON  … 41

 

Effects of different crop rotations on the yield and quality of cigar wrapper tobacco in North Bengal

B.L. SINGH. S.N. TRIPATHI, R.S. DUBEY AND R.G. PANDEY … 50

 

Effects of plant density on yield and quality of F.C.V tobacco grown in the Northern light soils of Andhra Pradesh

N.C. Gopalachari and M.C.M.Reddy … 53

 

Effects of plant Density on certain chemical and Physical characteristics of F.C.V. tobacco grown  in the Northern light soils of Andhra Pradesh

N.C. GOPALACHARI AND M.C.M. REDDY  … 59

 

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

 

A note on the pattern of distribution of Polyphenols and Nicotine within the tobacco leaf during curing

B.V. KAMESWARA RAO AND N.C. GOPALACHARI  … 65

 

Bidi tobacco crop and soil erosion problem in ravine lands of Central Gujarat

W.C. BONDE AND A.P. PATEL … 68

 

New record of Tenymecus indicus (Faust and T.modicus (Marshall on tobacco crop in Andhra Pradesh)

S.A. JACOB AND V.S.R. DAS … 71

 

Cytogenetic relationship of Nicotiana ingulba B with Nicotiana glutinosa L.

U. SUBHASHINI AND M. UNNI KRISHN… 72

 

Field screening of Nicotiana tabacum germplasm against tobacco stem-Borer Scrobipalpa (Gnorimoschema) heliopa lower under natural infestation.

G.J. PATEL B.G. JAISANI AND M.S. CHARI  … 74

 

Control of Frog-eye sport in flue-cured tobacco

G.H. CHANDWANI AND T.S.N.REDDY … 77

 

Signalling methods of irrigation

E. RAVINDRANATH AND T. SUBRAHMANYAM  … 79

 

Leaching studies on light soils of flue-cured tobacco growing areas

E. RAVINDRANATH, T.D. PRASADA RAO AND B.V. SUBBA RAO … 81