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improvement of wheat productivity (Kumar et al ., 2016). Therefore, there is an urgent need to identify new resistance sources against pests and diseases and incorporate them into high yielding cultivars (Kong et al ., 2015). The development of such varieties requires a continuous supply of a source of

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oil composition of basil (Ocimum basilicum L.) italian cultivars related to morphological characteristics. J. Agric. Food Chem. 44: 3926-3929. �zcan, M., Chalchat, J-C. 2002. Essential oil composition of Ocimum basilicum L. and Ocimum minimum L. in Turkey. Czech J. Food Sci. 20: 223

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cultivars (Birchfield, 1983; Gallaher & Dickson, 1991; Yamada et al ., 2000; Davis & Anderson, 2012; Hurd & Faske, 2017). However, resistant cultivars are usually intended for use as cleaning crops ( i.e. , cover crops that absorb excessive salts or minerals to improve the soil condition), biofuel or green

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million annual farm gate value, suffers approximately US$ 1 million loss from nematodes alone (Anon., 2010). With restrictions on broad spectrum pesticides and nematicides and the lack of commercially available, resistant cultivars, managing nematodes in temperate vegetable crops is a major challenge

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late ripening of soybean, its production under temperate conditions requires early maturing cultivars of the 00 group and 000 group that are harvested in late September to early October (Wilbois et al. , 2014). With these cultivars, average yields of 3.17 t ha −1 were reached in 2017 in Germany

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