Thursday, August 13, 2020

Oilseeds Focus is a scientific magazine published on behalf of the Protein Research Foundation, the Oilseeds Advisory Committee and the Oil & Protein Seeds Development Trust. It contains valuable information relating to oilseeds (soya bean, canola, sunflower and groundnuts) production, economic issues and the latest research.

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The June 2020 edition of Oilseeds Focus not only gives insight into how the COVID-19 lockdown affects the agricultural industry and the oilseeds industry in specific, but it also contains a host of interesting and scientific articles destined to enrich the reader’s knowledge of this industry.

Content to look forward to in this edition:

  • Coronavirus rattles commodity markets.
  • Impact of COVID-19 on soya bean markets.
  • Sclerotinia in soya beans.
  • Photothermal adaptability improvement in soya beans.
  • Precision plant breeding and genetic biofortification.
  • Benefits of certified seed in soya bean production.
  • Chemical control of Sclerotinia.
  • Safe production of oilcake for animal feed.
  • Soya bean crop quality survey 2018/19.
  • Sunflower crop quality survey 2018/19.

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