triticale


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triticale

a cereal crop plant, a hybrid of wheat and rye, used only for livestock feed. Has the same energy content as wheat but a higher content of better quality protein. Yield of grain per hectare is much less than that of wheat.
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Plant material: Triticale variety Mikham-2001 was used as a plant material that has environmental tolerance compared to other cereals, moreover it has higher yields in poor soil conditions.
Sixteen triticale seeds (X Triticosecale Witmack, var.
Triticale uses more nitrogen than wheat and phosphorus must be adequate for good yields because a shortage of nitrogen will significantly reduce yield.
Triticale (xTriticosecale Wittmack) is a cross hybrid of wheat and rye that carries the A and B genome of durum wheat and the R genome of rye (Varughese et al.
The three-member Canadian delegation comprising McGill University's Associate Professor Dr Jaswinder Singh, Dr Tarlok Singh Sahota from Thunder Bay Agricultural Research Station and Harpinder Singh from Spring Wheat and Triticale Breeding.
That's because gluten--proteins found in wheat, barley, triticale, and rye--can trigger your body to attack the lining of your small intestine if you have celiac disease, an autoimmune disease that can damage the lining of your intestines.
Regarding triticale, yield averaged between 11 and 23 quintals / ha in the north and a maximum yield of 35 quintals / ha was recorded in Beja.
In this context, wheat, triticale and barley silages were produced at 115 days after planting (September 27th, 2014) and silage of white oat and black oat at 121 days after planting (October 4th, 2014).
Field experiments was carried out in Al-Kahlediyah (Marfaq), Jordan to evaluate four promising triticale accession and to investigate the potentiality of these accession in respect to different level of salinity.
Barley, rye or triticale used as cover crops make it possible to suppress weeds in several crops, including soybean, com and sugar beet, with a strong allelopathic potential (Moore et al.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 23, 2015-Lariat Partners Adds to Agriculture Platform with Triticale Acquisition