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Effects of plant derived smoke solutions on seed germination of forages
The effects of aqueous plant-derived smoke solutions on the germination of 10 native and tame forages were tested under laboratory conditions. Smoke solutions were produced by slowly burning wheat straw or prairie hay and ...
Survival of blackleg pathogen inoculum in canola stubble under simulated flooding conditions
Blackleg of canola (Brassica napus), caused by two Leptosphaeria spp, is a significant constraint to canola production worldwide except in china where only the less virulent L. biglobosa has been reported. In China, the ...
Effect of replacing barley grain by wheat-based dried distillers’ grains with solubles in the diet on nutritional profiles, energy values, rumen degradation kinetics, and protein supply
The objectives of this study were to determine the effect of replacing barley grain portion of the diet by wheat-based dried distillers’ grains with solubles (wDDGS) on feeding value for ruminants. This study revealed ...
Where in the genome is the flax b1 locus?
Developing more environmentally friendly and nutritious pea varieties
Phytate is the major storage form of phosphorus in crop seeds, but is not well digested by humans and non-ruminant animals. In addition, phytate chelates several essential micronutrients which are also excreted contributing ...