HELIA 44

July 2006

Table of contents

THE PERSPECTIVES OF USE OF HIGH OLEIC SUNFLOWER FOR OLEOCHEMISTRY AND ENERGY RAWS
 G.P. VANNOZZI, Italy........p.1

PROTECTION OF BIODIESEL BASED ON SUNFLOWER OIL FROM OXIDATIVE DEGRADATION BY NATURAL ANTIOXIDANTS
S. TAHMASEBI ENFERADI, Z.RABIEI, G.P. VANNOZZI, Italy ........25

GENETIC CONTROL OF OLEIC AND LINOLEIC ACID CONTENTS IN SUNFLOWER
 
J. JOKSIMOVIC, Jovanka ATLAGIC, R. MARINKOVIC, D. JOVANOVIC, Serbia..........33

GENE LINKAGE TEST FOR imr WITH ol, tph1 AND tph2 MUTATIONS IN SUNFLOWER
Ya.N. DEMURIN, O.M. BORISENKO, T.M. PERETYAGINA, A.A. PERSTENYEVA, Russia.......41

PERFORMANCE OF SEVEN NEW CYTOPLASMIC MALE-STERILE SUNFLOWER LINES FORM INDUCED MUTATION AND A NATIVE AMERICAN VARIETY
C.C. JAN, Jerrry.F. MILLER, Brady.A. VICK, Gerald SEILER, USA.........47

THE WILD SUNFLOWERS COLLECTION IN NOVI SAD
 J. ALTAGIC, S. TERZIC, D. SKORIC, R. MARINKOVIC, L,. VASILJEVIC, D. PANKOVIC-SAFTIC, Serbia.....55 

WILD SUNFLOWERS RESEARCH IN ARGENTINA
 M. POVERENE, M.A. CANTAMUTTO, A. CARRERA, S. URETA, D. ALVAREZ, V. ALONSO ROLDAN, A. PRESOTTO, A. GUTIERREZ, S. LUIS, A. HERNANDEZ, Argentina/Spain........65

WILD Helianthus SPECIES USED FOR BROADENING THE GENETIC BASE OF CULTIVATED SUNFLOWER IN INDIA
 M. SUJATHA, India...............................77

PHENOTYPE VARIABILITY AND INHERITANCE OF PLANT HEIGHT AND BRANCHING IN F1 GENERATION OF SUNFLOWER
 S. TERZIC, M. ZORIC, F. MILADINOVIC, Serbia....87

GENE ACTIONS FOR HECTOLITER MASS IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.)
R. MARINKOVIC, D. JOVANOVIC, J. JOKSIMOVIC, Serbia........95

COMBINING ABILITY FOR OIL CONTENT AND ITS CORRELATIONS WITH OTHER YIELD COMPONENTS IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.)
N. HLADNI, Dragan SKORIC, M. KRALJEVIC-BALALIC, Z. SAKAC, D. JOVANOVIC, Serbia......... 101 

BROOMRAPE (Orobanche cumana Wallr.) IN BULGARIA - DISTRIBUTION AND RACE COMPOSITION
P. SHINDROVA, Bulgaria....................111

OCCURRENCE OF Phomopsis helianthi IN ARGENTINA AND URUGUAY
Norma I. HUGUET, Argentina...........121

EFFECT OF HARVEST DATE ON SEED VIABILITY OF DIFFERENT SUNFLOWER GENOTYPES
 V. MIKLIC, J. CRNOBARAC, J. JOKSIMOVIC, N. DUSANIC, D. VASIC, S. JOCIC, Serbia............127

EFFECT OF CULTURAL PRACTICES AND FERTILIZERS ON SUNFLOWER YIELDS IN LONG-TERM EXPERIMENTS
 Gh. PETCU, E. PETCU, Romania......................135

EFFECT OF MATURATION PERIOD ON SEED QUALITY ; OPTIMUM TIME FOR DESICCATION IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.) GENOTYPES
V. RADIC, Serbia....................145

SUNFLOWER BREEDING AT THE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE OSIJEK
M. KRIZMANIC, A. MIJIC, I. LIOVIC, M. BILANDZIC, T. DUVNJAK, Croatia...........153

SUNFLOWER CROP IN ARGENTINA TODAY
A. VAZQUEZ, A. de ROMANO, Argentina.................159