Soybean variety Aurora

What priority area of ​​science and technology does it correspond to: fundamental scientific research on the most important problems of developing scientific, technical, socio-economic, socio-political, human potential to ensure Ukraine’s competitiveness in the world and sustainable development of society and the state.

Research: fundamental.

Prospect for further implementation: to be continued as a scientific and technical development.

Research level: no analogues in the region.

Availability of a patent: 1 certificate of Ukraine.

What additional actions require further research: carrying out seed-growing work.

Brief description, advantages, further prospects for application.

Soybean variety Aurora belongs to the mid-season group, the duration of the growing season is 111-130 days. Highly productive, the seed yield during the state variety testing in 2018 in Kharkiv ODCESR amounted to 34.7 c/ha, in Chernivtsi ODCESR – 32.6 c/ha, in 2017 in Chernivtsi ODCESR – 29 – ¦24.9 c/ha.

Under field conditions, the Aurora variety is resistant to the main soybean diseases (fusarium, ascochitosis, downy mildew, septoria and bacteriosis).

The variety is high-tech, the height of attachment of the lower beans is 13 – 22 cm, it is resistant to drought, lodging and shedding of seeds. Weight of 1000 seeds – 120 – 150g.

The variety is characterized by a reduced activity of lipoxygenase in seeds (0.75 units/act.), which has a positive effect on the quality of the oil and the duration of its storage. Protein content – 39 – 43% (max – 43.6%, min – 38.9%), oil – 19 – 22% (max – 22.3%, min – 19.2%).

A highly adaptive variety of universal use, recommended for the Forest-Steppe and Polissya, suitable for cultivation both under irrigation and on land.


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