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Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts

Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts

"Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts covers crop husbandry, crop protection, breeding, physiology, harvesting, food technology and nutritional aspects, and economics of wheat, barley, rye and triticale."

Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts is a fully searchable abstracts database of internationally published research.

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Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts is a fully searchable abstracts database of internationally published research. 

Derived from CAB Abstracts, the original applied life sciences database, coverage includes crop husbandry, crop protection, breeding, physiology, harvesting, food technology and nutritional aspects, and economics of wheat, barley, rye and triticale.
Each week Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts delivers all the new highly-targeted, searchable summaries covering key English and non-English language journal articles, reports, conferences and books. Over 9,000 records are added to the database each year.
Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts includes a fully searchable backfile to 1982. Over 198,000 research summaries bring a wealth of current and seminal research in these cereals to your fingertips!

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The following aspects applied to wheat (Triticum spp.), barley (Hordeum spp.), rye (Secale spp.) and triticale (Triticosecale).


All aspects of agronomy and crop husbandry, including:

  • agronomy and crop management:
    • - chemical growth regulation on a field scale, and growth regulation by physical methods
      • - crop establishment
      - cropping systems
        • - farming systems
        • - irrigation
        - mulching
      - seedbed preparation including soil fumigation or sterilization
    • - soil cultivation and tillage
    • - seed and seed-tuber treatment
    • - sowing and planting
    • - spacing and plant density
    • - yield forecasting

  • seed production:
  • - artificial seeds
    • - embryology
    - morphology
  • - seed aging
    • - seed anatomy
    • - seed composition
      • - seed development
        • - seed quality and testing
  • fertilizer application:
  • - date, method and form of fertilizer application
      • - nutrient uptake and irrigation
      - organic manures
    - soil amendments
Breeding, taxonomy and genetic resources

All aspects of breeding and crop improvement, including

  • - breeders rights
  • - descriptions of new cultivars
    • - domestication
    • - evolution
      • - gene banks
      • - germplasm exchange
      - in-situ and ex-situ conservation
    - mutations
  • - polyploidy
  • - plant genetic resources
    • - seed production
    - studies on wild relatives
      • - taxonomy and nomenclature
      - variety trials

Agricultural economics and production economics. Subject areas include:

  • - agricultural and environmental economics research and theory
  • - agricultural and natural resource policy (land, water, fisheries)
  • - agricultural and regional development
  • - agricultural structure
  • - employment and income
  • - input industries
  • - supply, demand and prices
  • - food policy
  • - marketing and trade
  • - finance and credit
  • - farm management and production economics
  • - farming systems
  • - cooperatives
  • - extension, education and research
Genetics and biotechnology

All aspects of genetics and molecular biology including

    • - biosafety
    - cytology
  • - cytogenetics
  • - embryology
      • - genetic engineering
      • - gene mapping
      - inheritance and gene expression
    • - intellectual property rights
    - molecular genetics
  • - nucleotide sequences
    • - production of secondary metabolites
    - tissue and organ culture
Harvesting, storage and agricultural engineering

In addition to harvesting all aspects of agricultural engineering are covered including:

        • - grain drying, aeration and storage
        - grain quality assessment using image processing- handling and transport
      - harvesting and threshing
    • - milling
    - ploughing and seedbed preparation, fertilizer/pesticide application
  • - seed drills
Nutrition and food technology

All aspects of wheat, barley, triticale and rye related to animal and food nutrition are included, including physiology and biochemistry of nutrients and antinutrients.

  • animal nutrition coverage includes:
      • - effect on digestion
      • - nutritive value
      - papers on feeds
    • - production responses to dietary manipulation and management
    • - silage making

  • human nutrition includes:
    • - diet studies
    • - diet related disorders and therapeutic nutrition
      • - food allergies
        • - nutritive value and digestibility

  • food science - aspects relating to human nutrition including:
    • - analysis
    • - food composition
    • - nutritional value and contamination
Pests and diseases
  • - All pests including insects, nematodes and vertebrate pests.
  • - Also pathogens (bacteria, fungi and viruses), their incidence, control and management.
  • - Includes integrated pest management, biological control techniques, and utilization of cultivar pest and disease resistance.
Physiology and biochemistry

Covers all areas of physiology including

  • - dormancy
    • - enzymes
    • - germination
    - growth
  • - flowering
  • - fruit development and ripening
      • - growth regulators and metabolic inhibitors
      • - includes cultivar resistance to abiotic stresses such as drought, heat, cold and salinity
      - ion transport
      • - metabolism
      - nutrition
    • - nitrogen fixation
    - photosynthesis
    • - plant morphology and anatomy
    - postharvest physiology
  • - respiration
      • - senescence
    • - techniques and models
    - transpiration
  • - translocation
  • - plant composition
  • - water relations


Rural development and land use

Covers all aspects related and associated with the process of rural development in those countries that are popularly termed the 'Third World'. These include

    • - agrarian reform and land tenure
    • - agricultural development
    • - employment and labour
    - environment and the utilisation of natural resources
  • - food aid
    • - innovation adoption
    - human resources
  • - poverty
Utilization of byproducts

In addition to the use of byproducts such as flours, bran, meal and straw in any agricultural or industrial context, other miscellaneous papers relating to the crops are included.



- All aspects of the biology and ecology of weeds, weed control by chemical, physical, cultural, biological or integrated methods.

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Title ISSN
B.R. Wells Rice Research Studies - Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, University of Arkansas System 1941-2177
Baghdad Science Journal 2078-8665
Balkan Medical Journal 2146-3123
Baltic Journal of Coleopterology 1407-8619
Baltic Surveying 2255-999X
Banats Journal of Biotechnology 2068-4673
Bangladesh Development Studies 0304-095X
Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Research 0258-7122
Bangladesh Journal of Animal Science
Bangladesh Journal of Botany 0253-5416
Bangladesh Journal of Plant Breeding and Genetics 1026-3071
Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research 0304-9809
Bangladesh Journal of Veterinary Medicine 1729-7893
Bangladesh Veterinarian 1012-5949
Bartin Orman Fakültesi Dergisi 1302-0943
Basic and Applied Ecology 1439-1791
Basrah Journal of Veterinary Research 1813-8497
Bayero Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences 2006-6996
Behavioural Processes 0376-6357
Beneficial Microbes 1876-2883
Berichte aus dem Julius Kühn-Institut 1866-590X
Berichte über Landwirtschaft 2196-5099
Berliner und Münchener Tierärztliche Wochenschrift 0005-9366
Better Crops with Plant Food 0006-0089
BfN - Skripten (Bundesamt für Naturschutz)
Biharean Biologist 1843-5637
Biljni Lekar (Plant Doctor) 0354-6160
BIO Web of Conferences 2117-4458
Bio-based and Applied Economics 2280-6180
Biocatalysis and Biotransformation 1024-2422
Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications 0006-291X
Biochemical and Cellular Archives 0972-5075
Biochemical Engineering Journal 1369-703X
Biochemical Genetics 0006-2928
Biochemical Society Transactions 0300-5127
Biochemical Systematics and Ecology 0305-1978
Biochemistry (Moscow) 0006-2979
Biochemistry (Washington) 0006-2960
Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports 2405-5808
Biochemistry and Cell Biology 0829-8211
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Gene Regulatory Mechanisms 1874-9399
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, Biomembranes 0005-2736
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, General Subjects 0304-4165
Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, Proteins & Proteomics 1570-9639
Biochimie 0300-9084
BioControl 1386-6141
Biocontrol Science and Technology 0958-3157
Biodegradation 0923-9820
Biodiversitas: Journal of Biological Diversity 1412-033X
Biodiversity and Conservation 0960-3115
Biodiversity Journal 2039-0394
Biodiversity Science 1005-0094
Biodiversity: Research and Conservation 1897-2810
Bioelectromagnetics 0197-8462
BioEnergy Research 1939-1234
Bioengineered 2165-5979
Bioethanol 2299-6788
Biofuel Research Journal 2292-8782
Biofuels 1759-7269
Biofuels, Bioproducts & Biorefining 1932-104X
Biogeochemistry 0168-2563
Biogeosciences 1726-4170
Bioinformatics 1367-4803
Biologia (Bratislava) 0006-3088
Biologia Plantarum 0006-3134
Biologica Nyssana 2217-4478
Biological Agriculture & Horticulture 0144-8765
Biological Conservation 0006-3207
Biological Control 1049-9644
Biological Invasions 1387-3547
Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 0024-4066
Biological Reviews 1469-185X
Biological Trace Element Research 0163-4984
Biologija 1392-0146
Biology 2079-7737
Biology and Fertility of Soils 0178-2762
Biology Bulletin 1062-3590
Biology Letters 1744-9561
Biology Open 2046-6390
Biomass and Bioenergy 0961-9534
Biomaterials 0142-9612
BioMed Research International 2314-6133
Biomedical & Pharmacology Journal 0974-6242
Biomedical and Environmental Sciences 0895-3988
Biomedicine & Pharmacotherapy 0753-3322
BioMetals 0966-0844
Biometrical Letters 1896-3811
Biometrics 0006-341X
Bionotes 0972-1800
Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 0960-894X
Biopesticides International 0973-483X
Biophysics 0006-3509
Biopolymers and Cell 0233-7657
Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering 1615-7591
Bioremediation Journal 1088-9868
Bioresource Technology 0960-8524
BioResources 1930-2126
Bioresources and Bioprocessing 2197-4365
Biosaintifika: Journal of Biology & Biology Education 2085-191X
Biosalud 1657-9550
Bioscience Journal 1516-3725
Bioscience Reports 0144-8463
Bioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry 0916-8451
Biosciences, Biotechnology Research Asia 0973-1245
Biosensors & Bioelectronics 0956-5663
Biosystems Diversity 2519-8513
Biosystems Engineering 1537-5110
Biota Neotropica 1676-0611
Biotechnic & Histochemistry 1052-0295
Biotechnologia Acta 2410-7751
Biotechnologie, Agronomie, Société et Environnement 1370-6233
Biotechnology 1682-296X
Biotechnology & Biotechnological Equipment 1310-2818
Biotechnology Advances 0734-9750
Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry 0885-4513
Biotechnology and Bioengineering 0006-3592
Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering 1226-8372
Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Reviews 0264-8725
Biotechnology for Biofuels 1754-6834
Biotechnology in Animal Husbandry 1450-9156
Biotechnology Journal 1860-6768
Biotechnology Letters 0141-5492
Biotechnology Progress 8756-7938
Biotecnología en el Sector Agropecuario y Agroindustrial 1692-3561
Biotekhnologiya 0234-2758
Biotemas 0103-1643
Bioved 0971-0108
Bird Study 0006-3657
Bitki Koruma Bülteni 0406-3597
Biuletyn Instytutu Hodowli i Aklimatyzacji Roslin 0373-7837
BMC Biochemistry 1471-2237
BMC Bioinformatics 1471-2105
BMC Biology 1741-7007
BMC Biotechnology 1472-6750
BMC Cancer 1471-2407
BMC Chemistry 2661-801X
BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 1472-6882
BMC Ecology 1472-6785
BMC Evolutionary Biology 1471-2148
BMC Gastroenterology 1471-230X
BMC Genetics 1471-2156
BMC Genomics 1471-2164
BMC Immunology 1471-2172
BMC Microbiology 1471-2180
BMC Pediatrics 1471-2431
BMC Plant Biology 1471-2229
BMC Public Health 1471-2458
BMC Research Notes 1756-0500
BMC Veterinary Research 1746-6148
BMJ Open
Boletim de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento - Embrapa Cerrados 1676-918X
Boletim de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento - Embrapa Milho e Sorgo 1679-0154
Boletim do Centro de Pesquisa e Processamento de Alimentos 0102-0323
Boletim do Instituto de Pesca 0046-9939
Boletim Goiano de Geografia 0101-708X
Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 0373-580X
Boreal Environment Research 1239-6095
Bornimer Agrartechnische Berichte 0947-7314
Bosque 0304-8799
Botanica 2538-8657
Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 0024-4074
Botanical Sciences 2007-4298
Botanical Studies 1999-3110
Botanicheskii Zhurnal 0006-8136
Botany 1916-2790
Botany Letters 2381-8107
Boundary-Layer Meteorology 0006-8314
Bragantia 0006-8705
Brain, Behavior and Immunity 0889-1591
Brauwelt International 0934-9340
Brazilian Archives of Biology and Technology 1516-8913
Brazilian Journal of Biology 1519-6984
Brazilian Journal of Botany 0100-8404
Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering 0104-6632
Brazilian Journal of Food Technology
Brazilian Journal of Microbiology 1517-8382
Brazilian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 1984-8250
Brazilian Journal of Poultry Science 1516-635X
Brazilian Journal of Science and Technology 2196-288X
Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Research and Animal Science 1413-9596
Breeding Research 1344-7629
Breeding Science 1344-7610
Brewing Science 0723-1520
Briefings in Functional Genomics 2041-2649
British Food Journal 0007-070X
British Journal of Nutrition 0007-1145
British Poultry Abstracts 1746-6202
British Poultry Science 0007-1668
Buffalo Bulletin 0125-6726
Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural Science 1310-0351
Bulgarian Journal of Public Health 1313-860X
Bulgarian Journal of Soil Science 2367-9212
Bulgarian Journal of Veterinary Medicine 1311-1477
Bulletin - Agricultural Experiment Station, New Mexico
Bulletin OEPP/EPPO Bulletin 0250-8052
Bulletin of Agrarian Science 2587-666X
Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa 0378-9721
Bulletin of Botanical Research 1673-5102
Bulletin of Entomological Research 0007-4853
Bulletin of Environmental and Scientific Research 2278-5205
Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 0007-4861
Bulletin of Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo University 0526-8613
Bulletin of Hokkaido Research Organization, Agricultural Experiment Stations 2186-1048
Bulletin of Insectology 1721-8861
Bulletin of Mathematical Biology 0092-8240
Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Ethiopia 1011-3924
Bulletin of the Institute of Tropical Agriculture, Kyushu University 0915-499X
Bulletin of the NARO Agricultural Research Center 1881-6738
Bulletin of the NARO, Agricultural Research for Tohoku Region 2432-8081
Bulletin of the NARO, Agricultural Research for Western Region 2432-809X
Bulletin of the Transilvania University of Brasov, Series II - Forestry, Wood Industry, Agricultural Food Engineering 2065-2135
Bulletin of the World Health Organization 0042-9686
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Agriculture 1843-5246
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Animal Science and Biotechnologies 1843-5262
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Food Science and Technology 2344-2344
Bulletin of University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca. Horticulture 1843-5254
Bulletin of V. V. Dokuchaev Soil Science Institute 0136-1694
Bulletin Shinshu University Alpine Field Center 1348-7892
Bumi Lestari 1411-9668
Bunseki Kagaku = Journal of Japanese Society for Analytical Chemistry 0525-1931
Burns 0305-4179
Bursa Uludag Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakumlaut~ltesi Dergisi 1301-3165
Business Inform 2222-4459