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Turkey receives offers in 345,000 T barley purchase tender -traders

HAMBURG, Jan 20 (Reuters) – The lowest price offered in the first round of Thursday’s tender from Turkey’s TMO state grain board to buy 345,000 tonnes of animal feed barley was believed to be $324.65 a tonne c&f, traders said in initial assessments. No purchase has yet been reported, they said. The TMO traditionally undertakes several rounds of negotiations in tenders, seeking

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Celebrated malting barley came from a single plant

The 200-year-old malting barley variety ‘Chevalier’ was for a long time world-leading in beer brewing and is thought to have originated from a single plant. In a new study, Swedish researchers from the universities of Link√∂ping and Stockholm have investigated this claim. They have analysed seed samples that are older than 150 years using molecular genetic methods. The results give

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