Temperature Impact on the Forage Quality of Two Wheat Cultivars with Contrasting Capacity to Accumulate Sugars

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Lorenzo, Maximo; Assuero, Silvia; Tognetti, Jorge Alberto;
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Agriculture (issn: 2077-0472)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/agriculture5030649
  • Subject: Triticum Aestivum | hemicellulose | in vitro rumen gas production | <i>in vitro</i> dry matter digestibility | Digestible Cellulose | Agriculture (General) | lignin | Trigo | Agricultura | Rumen | <i>in vitro</i> rumen gas production | Variedades | Temperature | Temperatura | S1-972 | Sugars | dual purpose | In Vtro Digestibility | Bovinae | Triticum aestivum L. | Varieties | Celulosa Asimilable | Digestibilidad in Vitro | Azucares | cellulose | <i>Triticum aestivum</i> L. | crude protein | in vitro dry matter digestibility
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Wheat is increasingly used as a dual-purpose crop (for forage and grain production) worldwide. Plants encounter low temperatures in winter, which commonly results in sugar accumulation. High sugar levels might have a positive impact on forage digestibility, but may also... View more
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