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durum

a class of wheat producing hard flour.
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1 million tonnes of wheat, 576 thousand tonnes of durum wheat and 571 thousand tonnes of barley.
Overall, our results revealed a high level of genetic variation among a mini core collection of durum wheat, especially Iranian landraces, which can be of interest for conservation and future breeding programs.
By and large, durum wheat accounts for only 8% to 10% of all wheat types produced globally.
Durum wheat is traditionally grown around the Mediterranean Sea and it is the most commoncultivated form of allotetraploid wheat.
They also calculated an economic rate, that factored in fertilizer costs and market prices for durum wheat.
Goral Vodka is made from a "select variety" of Durum Wheat and Tatra Spring Mountain water in a 12th century Slovakian village.
Durum wheat flour Most of the pasta produced in Italy is made from durum wheat.
Iftikhar Ahmad on Monday said that Agricultural Innovation Programme (AIP) for Pakistan is committed to bring innovation to the Agriculture Sector through Durum Wheat Value Chain Development.
Both of these new projects will investigate key aspects of the cell walls in durum wheat, which is commonly used for making pasta.