URS MONARCA - a new hexaploid oat cultivar with excellent grain yield and wide adaptation

Marcelo Teixeira Pacheco Luiz Carlos Federizzi About the authors

Abstract

The Oat Breeding Program of the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) release in 2019 a new cultivar URS MONARCA developed from the single cross UFRGS 06 6083-3 / UFRGS 00 6183-2. URS MONARCA presents high grain yield, high grain quality, wide adaptation, short plant height and excellent milling yield.

Keywords:
Avena sativa; milling yield; plant height and test weight

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