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Buglossoides arvensis: A new crop for the UK, containing stearidonic acid, a precursor of long chain Omega - 3 fatty acid with nutraceutical properties. - LK0996

Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2007

To: 2013

Cost: £358,118
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Technology Crops Ltd, CRODA, Medical Research Council, National Institute of Agricultural Botany
Keywords
Arable Farming              
Crop Improvement              
Crops              
Farming