American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists


Online Abstracts:  View Abstract Titles by paging through the following lists, or click on one of the following links to jump directly to a volume of interest:
Volume 16 - 1996

Volume 17 - 1997
Volume 18 - 1998
Volume 19 - 1999
Volume 20 - 2000
Volume 21 - 2001

Click here to view the following abstracts (Volume 21 - 2001)

Abstract Titles from Volume 21


The Lady Beetle Diomis terminatus (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) and the Yellow Sugarcane Aphid Sipha flava (Homoptera: Aphididae) in Florida.

D. G. Hall

RNA Isolation and Photosynthetic Gene Expression in Sugarcane Exposed to Elevated CO2 and High Temperature

M.Q. Zhang,  M. Gallo-Meagher, J. C.V. Vu, and H. Allen, Jr

The Effect of Harvest Method and Plot Size on Sugarcane Yield

K. P. Bischoff, K. A. Gravois, H. P. Schexnayder and G. L. Hawkins

Fertilizer Effects of Older Sugarcane Ratoon Crops in Louisiana

C. LaBorde, K. Gravois, and K. Bischoff

Effect of Silicon on expression of resistance to sugarcane borer (Diatraea saccharalis)

D.L. Anderson and Omelio Sosa, Jr.

One Design, Two Pans:  Large Flexibility of Use

G. Journet and C. Pelletan

The Presence of Total Polysaccharides in Sugar Production and Methods for Reducing Their Negative Effects

J. A. Cuddihy, Jr., M. E. Porro, and J. S. Rauh

Cane Juice Analysis by Near Infrared (NIR) to Determine Grower Payment at Sugar Cane Growers Cooperative of Florida

T. P. Johnson

Strategies for the Expansion of Cane Sugar Mills

P. W. Rein

A Flexible Coupling for Sugarcane Mills – Its Design Conception and Performance

L. C. Felicio

Natural Frequency of Torsional Vibrations in Sugar Mill Drives

Saul Herscovici

Cane Factory Process Modeling Using SugarsTM for Windows®

L. Warner Weiss

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Click here to view the following abstracts (Volume 20 - 2000)

Abstract Titles from Volume 20


At-planting herbicides for bermudagrass (Cynodon dactyon) control in sugarcane  (Saccharum spp. Hybrids)

Edward P. Richard, Jr.

Evaluation of sugarcane mosaic incidence in Florida

J. C. Comstock, J.D. Miller and J. Follis

Fourteen year performance in early selection stage of the Canal Point sugarcane cultivar development program

P.Y.P. Tai and J. D. Miller

Improving water use efficiency in sugarcane under upper Egypt conditions

Adel M. Abou-Salama

Inter-cropping of fall-planted sugarcane with potatoes and garlic under middle Egypt conditions

A. M. Abou-Salama, M.H. Aboul-Nasr, A. S. S. El-Gergawi and Nour-Elhoda M.Taha

Jalisco fly for biological control of Mexican rice borer in sugarcane and other graminaceous crops

Jesusa Crisostomo Legaspi, Isabelle Lauzière, Benjamin C. Legaspi, Jr., and Walker A. Jones

Optimal use of nitrogen stabilization package in sugarcane production to increase producer economic returns

M. E. Salassi, W. B. Hallmark, G.J. Williams, L. P. Brown, and G. L. Hawkins

Phenotypic variation of biomass yield components in F1 hybrids of elite sugarcane crossed with Saccharum officinarum and S. Spontaneum

D.M. Burner and B.L. Legendre

Yield losses caused by leaf scald in a commercial field of sugarcane cultivar CP 80-1743

David G. Holder, Michael S. Irey, R. Wayne Davidson, and Chen-Jian Hu

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Click here to view the following abstracts (Volume 19 - 1999)

Abstract Titles from Volume 19


Effect of flooding on efficacy of soil insecticides used for wireworm control in Florida sugarcane

R. Cherry and R. Raid

Use of a nitrogen stabilization package to increase yields and reduce the nitrogen requirements of sugarcane

W. B Hallmark, L. P. Brown and G. L. Hawkins

Distribution of the leaf scald pathogen in infected sugarcane stalks

Y. B. Pan, M. P. Grisham, D. M. Burner and Q. Wei

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Click here to view the following abstracts (Volume 18 - 1998)

Abstract Titles from Volume 18


Impact of clean air act on Florida sugar mills

Hector J. Cardentey

A preliminary study on the effect of sugarcane leaves and mud on color in sugarcane juice

B. Legendre, M. A. Godshall and X. M. Miranda

Estimates of heritability in a backcross population of interspecific and intergeneric hybrids in sugarcane

Q. W. Li, P. Y. P. Tai, F H. Xiao and J. D. Miller

Bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon) and johnsongrass (Sorghum halepense) control programs in succession-planted sugarcane (Saccharum spp. hybrids)

D. K. Miller, E. P. Richard, Jr., and J. L. Griffin

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Click here to view the following abstracts (Volume 17 - 1997)

Abstract Titles from Volume 17


Sugarcane responses to N fertilizer application on clay soils

R. Widenfeld

Yield components of sugarcane subjected to flood at planting

C. W. Deren and R. N. Raid

Chromosome transmission and meiotic behavior in various sugarcane crosses

D. M. Burner

Predicting market survival of sugarcane cultivars

C. K. Steible, K. M. Portier, D. L. Anderson, J. D. Miller and J. Shine

Tolerance of sugarcane cultivars to the herbicides asulam and terbacili

R. W. Millhollon

Possible interaction between sugarcane rust and ratoon stunting disease

J. C. Comstock and J. M. Shine, Jr.

Surface runoff contamination as affected by sugarcane management practices

R. L. Bengtson, H. Magdi Selim and R. D. Ricaud

Ratoon stunting disease in Florida sugarcane fields:  relationship between disease incidence and cultivar resistance

J. C. Comstock, R. Perdomo, G. Powell and Z. Wang

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Click here to view the following abstracts (Volume 16 - 1996)

Abstract Titles from Volume 16


Sugarcane yield as affected by annual glysophate ripener treatments

R. W. Millhollon and B. L. Legendre

Subsurface draining Jearnerette soil to increase cane and sugar yields

C. E. Carter and C. R. Camp

Field test for leaf cold tolerance in sugarcane

P. Y. P. Tai and J. D. Miller

Topping height and sugar yield:  effects of cultivar, crop year, and use of the chemical ripener glysophate

B. L. Legendre

Johnsongrass (Sorghum halepense) and sugarcane response to asulam application

S. A. Bruff, J. L. Griffin, M. P. Braverman and E. P. Richard, Jr.

Evaluation of parental clones in breeding for resistance to ratoon stunting disease

J. D. Miller, J. C. Comstock and P. Y. P. Tai

Mechanical harvesting effects on sugarcane cultivars grown on organic soils

B. Glaz, G. Powell, R. Perdoma and M. F. Ulloa

Processing of sugarcane rind into non-woven fibers

M. M. Elsunni and J. R. Collier



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