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AAC Connect barley

Author:
Legge, W.G., Badea, A., Tucker, J.R., Fetch, T.G., Haber, S., Menzies, J.G., Tekauz, A., Turkington, T.K., Martin, R.A., Choo, T.M., Blackwell, B.A., Savard, M.E.
Source:
Canadian journal of plant science 2017 v.97 no.3 pp. 539-548
ISSN:
1918-1833
Subject:
Hordeum vulgare, brewing industry, cultivars, deoxynivalenol, disease resistance, malting, malting barley, malting quality, spring barley, Canada
Abstract:
AAC Connect is a hulled two-row spring malting barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) cultivar widely adapted to western Canada. Developed from the cross TR04282/BM9831D-229 made in 2004, AAC Connect was evaluated in the Western Cooperative Two-Row Barley Registration Test (2012–2013) and the Collaborative Malting Barley Trials (2013–2014) conducted by the malting and brewing industry before being registered in 2016. AAC Connect has a desirable combination of agronomic, malting quality, and disease-resistance traits including lower deoxynivalenol accumulation.
Agid:
5731854