HELIA 46

July 2007

Table of contents

IMPROVEMENT OF Sclerotinia sclerotiorum HEAD ROT RESISTANCE IN SUNFLOWER BY RECURRENT SELECTION OF A RESTORER POPULATION

Vear, F., Serre, F., Roche, S., Walser, P. and Tourvieille de Labrouhe, D. ..............1

EXPLORATION AND COLLECTION OF RARE Helianthus SPECIES FROM SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES
Gulya, T.J., Seiler, G.J., Kong, G. and Marek, L.F. .........................13

Helianthus annuus-A NEW IMPORTANT ELEMENT OF THE NON-ARABLE AND ARABLE FLORA IN SERBIA’S REGION OF SOUTHERN BANAT
µStankovic-Kalezic, R., Kojic, M., Vrbnicanin, S., Radivojevic, Lj. .....................37

First Symposium on Sunflower Industrial Uses
Lignano Sabbia D´Oro Udine, Italy, 10-14 September 2006. 

ISA, International Sunflower Association & Udine University

PLENARY PAPERS 

RECENT RESEARCH ON DOWNY MILDEW RESISTANCE USEFUL FOR BREEDING
INDUSTRIAL-USE SUNFLOWERS

Vear, F., Serre, F., Roche, S., Walser, P., Tourvieille de Labrouhe, D. ..................45 

AN ANALYSIS OF HETEROTIC POTENTIAL FOR AGRONOMICALLY IMPORTANT TRAITS IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.)
Škoric, D., Jocic, S., Hladni, N. and Vannozzi, G.P. ................55

BREEDING FOR SPECIALTY OIL TYPES IN SUNFLOWER
Fernández-Martínez, J.M., Pérez-Vich, B., Velasco, L. and Domínguez, Juan......75

THE COGENERATION FARM
Rosa, F. ...................................85

STEAM REFORMING OF SUNFLOWER OIL FOR HYDROGEN GAS PRODUCTION
Dupont, V. ............................103

CATALYTIC TRANSFORMATION OF SEED OIL DERIVATIVES VIA OLEFIN METATHESIS
Scott, S.L............................................133

THE POTENTIAL FOR SUNFLOWER AS A RUBBER-PRODUCING CROP FOR THE UNITED STATES
Cornish, K., Pearson, C.H., Rath, D.J., Dong, N., McMahan, C.M., Whalen, M. ......157

SUNFLOWER (Helinathus annuus L.) - A POTENTIAL CROP FOR ENVIRONMENTAL INDUSTRY
Prasad, M.N.V.............................167

THE POTENTIAL OF WILD SUNFLOWER SPECIES FOR INDUSTRIAL USES

Seiler, G.J. .................................175

RAPESEED GENETIC RESEARCH TO IMPROVE ITS AGRONOMIC PERFORMANCE AND SEED QUALITY
Rakow, G., Relf-Eckstein, J.A. and Raney, J.P. ..................................................199

“SINCRON”, A NEW Brassica carinata CULTIVAR FOR BIODIESEL PRODUCTION
Bozzini, A., Calcagno, F. and Soare, T. ...............................................................207

& POSTERS (Complement not published in Helia Number 46)

ACHIEVEMENTS AND BOTTLENECKS IN DEVELOPING SUNFLOWER HYBRIDS FOR UGANDA
Walter O. ANYANGA, Serere Agricultural and Animal Production Research Institute (SAARI), P.O. Soroti, Uganda

COMMERCIAL SUNFLOWER HYBRID EVALUATION IN EAST CENTRAL ITALY
Laureti D., Del Gatto A., Pieri S. CRA Experimental Industrial Crops Institute Osimo, Italy

DELTA YIELD VERSUS YIELD GOAL FOR ESTIMATING SUNFLOWER NITROGEN FERTILIZATION RATES IN SOUTH AFRICA
Andries A. Nel, ARC-Grain Crops Institute, Andreas A. Bloem, Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Environment, Republic of South Africa.

DEVELOPMENT OF SUNFLOWER HYBRIDS WITH DIFFERENT OIL QUALITY
Dragan Škoric, Siniša Jocic, Nada Lecic and Zvonimir Sakac, Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops, Novi Sad, Serbia

HETEROSIS FOR AGRONOMICALLY IMPORTANT TRAITS IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.)
Nada Hladni, Dragan Škoric, Marija Kraljevic-Balalic, Zvonimir Sakac, Vladimir Miklic, Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops, Novi Sad, Serbia

IMPROVING THE OXIDATIVE STABILITY OF SUNFLOWER OIL BY BLENDING WITH Sclerocarya birrea and Aspongopus viduatus OILS
Abdalbasit Mariod, University of Science & Technology Sudan. Bertrand Matthäus, Institute for Lipid Research, Münster, Germany. K. Eichner, Institute for Food Chemistry of the Westfälische-Wilhelms-University, Münster, Germany, Ismail H. Hussein, University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan

NEW TRENDS IN OLEOCHEMISTRY
Pietro Delogu, Torviscosa, Italy

NITROGEN FERTILIZATION IN WET AND DRY CLIMATE
Laureti D., Pieri S., Vannozzi G.P., Turi M., Giovanardi R., Udine. Italy

Phomopsis RESISTANCE ON LEAVES AND STEMS OF Helianthus petiolaris
Carina Cáceres, Fernando Castaño& Raúl Rodríguez, Azucena Ridao, Teresa Salaberry, Mercedes Echeverría, Mabel Colabelli, Sunflower Breeding Group, Balcarce, Argentina.

PLANTING DATE EFFECTS ON OIL YIELD IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L.)
Igor Balalic, Jovan Crnobarac, Nenad Dusanic, Institute of Field and Vegetable Crops, Novi Sad, Serbia

QUANTIFICATION OF SUNFLOWER MINOR COMPONENTS BY NEAR INFRARED SPECTROMETRY (NIR)
Alicia Ayerdi Gotor, Monique Berger, Eric Farkas, Françoise Labalette, Sylvie Centis, Anne Calmon, France. 

REGULATORY OF POLYUNSATURAED FATTY ACIDS ACCUMULATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF LINOLENIC ACID AFTER GERMINATION OF SUNFLOWER SEED
Gian Paolo VANNOZZI, et al, Italy

SELECTION ASSISTED MARKERS TO INTRODUCE PERVENETS MUTATION IN A WIDE SUNFLOWER GENETIC BASIS: A NEO DOMESTICATION PROGRAM
André Bervillé, Yves Griveau, Hamidreza Nooryazdan, Bruno Lorentz, Hervé Serieys, INRA, France

STEAM REFORMING OF SUNFLOWER OIL FOR HYDROGEN GAS PRODUCTION
Valérie DUPONT, England 

THE EFFECT OF MICRONUTRIENTS ON ANTIOXIDANT ENZYMES METABOLISM IN SUNFLOWER (Helianthus annuus L. ) UNDER DROUGHT STRESS
Majid Rahimizadeh , Davood Habibi, Hamid Madani , Ghorban Nour Mohammadi, Ahmad Mehraban, Islamic Azad, University, Ali Malek Sabet 

THE POTENTIAL FOR SUNFLOWER AS A RUBBER-PRODUCING CROP FOR THE UNITED STATES
Katrina Cornish, Calvin H. Pearson, Donna J. Rath, Niu Dong, Colleen M. McMahan, Maureen Whalen, USA.

THE POTENTIAL OF WILD SUNFLOWER SPECIES FOR INDUSTRIAL USES
Gerald J. Seiler, U.S. Department of Agriculture, USA

TILLAGE REDUCTION IN CENTRAL EAST ITALY
Laureti D., Pieri S., Italy 

TRANSFERRING OF Plasmopara halstedii RESISTANCE FROM ANNUAL WILD INTO CULTIVATED SUNFLOWER
Sreten Terzic, Dedic Bosko, Atlagic Jovanka, Masirevic Stevan, Novi Sad, Serbia