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abstract

  • Triticale's transformation from a botanical oddity to a commercial crop is highlighted in this publication. A brief resume of early research on the crop is followed by a description of advances in triticale improvement at CIMMYT over the past 20 years. The triticale program's present and future goals, including its emphasis on the crop's potential in marginal environments, are discussed in detail

publication date

  • 1987
  • 1987