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Exportation of tobacco seed and plants

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee No. 1.

Exportation of tobacco seed and plants

hearings before Subcommittee No. 1 ... Eightieth Congress, second session, on H.R. 5277, a bill to repeal the act of June 5, 1940, tobacco seed and plants except for experimental purposes. May 8 and June 5, 1948.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture. Subcommittee No. 1.

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Published by U.S. govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Tobacco -- United States,
    • Seed industry and trade

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9136 .A5 1948
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 22 p.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6043159M
      LC Control Number48046771
      OCLC/WorldCa21724214

        John Rolfe was one of the early English settlers that arrived in was the first to successfully cultivate tobacco as an export crop in the Colony of Virginia.. Despite Rolfe’s financial success and agriculture innovation that changed the landscape of Colonial America forever, he is remembered more for his relationship and marriage to Pocahontas. Tobacco seeds are scattered onto the surface of the soil, as their germination is activated by light. In colonial Virginia, seedbeds were fertilized with wood ash or animal manure (frequently powdered horse manure). Seedbeds were then covered with branches to protect the young plants from frost damage, and the plants were left alone until around April.. In the 19th century, young plants came.

      Use these guidelines and getting started growing your own tobacco this spring. Start Seeds Tobacco seeds. are very small and need light in order to germinate. Start your seeds indoors 6 weeks before the last predicted frost date. Use flat trays that are inches deep and fill it with a good quality potting soil that contains compost. at all times. Seeds will germinate in 7‐14 days. Tobacco seed germination is very temperature dependent. Lower Temperatures will greatly delay germination. When the seeds start sprouting, remove the plastic cover and move to a fully light area such as a greenhouse, cold frame or under grow lights. Keep soil moist at all times, but do not over.

        To plant tobacco, prepare a fine soil surface in your flat or container, make sure it’s good and damp, and then simply sprinkle the tiny seeds across it. Mist your seeds with your spray bottle, and make sure the flats are in the shade – if they’re not, you may dry out the soil and kill the plants . Our goal at Northwest Tobacco Seeds is to provide retail distributors and growers with a wide variety of nicotiana seed of the highest quality. We grow heirloom and modern varieties following strict standards to ensure both purity of strain and viability.


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Exportation of tobacco seed and plants: hearings before Subcommittee No. 1 of the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, Eightieth Congress, second session, on H.R. a bill to repeal the act of June 5,entitled "An Act to prohibit the exportation of tobacco seed and plants, except for experimental purposes.".

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