soft wheat


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soft wheat

n.
Any of several varieties of wheat having soft grains with high starch content and low gluten content, yielding flour especially suited to making cakes.

soft wheat

n
(Agriculture) a type of wheat with soft kernels and a high starch content
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Noun1.soft wheat - wheat with soft starch kernels used in pastry and breakfast cerealssoft wheat - wheat with soft starch kernels used in pastry and breakfast cereals
wheat - annual or biennial grass having erect flower spikes and light brown grains
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The State budget forecasts suggest average grain prices of 420 dollars/tonne of durum, 240 dollars/tonne of soft wheat and 250 dollars/tonne of barley.
The mill produces hard and soft wheat flour for its Canadian bakeries and a number of food manufacturing customers.
GASC Vice President Mamdouh Abd El-Fattahsaid that he is seeking to buy shipments of US soft white winter wheat, US soft red winter wheat, or Canadian soft wheat.
The first two varieties are soft wheat dinner rolls that are stuffed with either pulled porkless shreds in a tangy sauce or Italian meatless sausage, spinach, and roasted red peppers.
In Q1, 2015, annual decreases were registered in the prices of soft wheat a by 8.
Damascus, (SANA) -- Agriculture researcher Nibal Khazl received the award of Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands (ACSAD) for agricultural research in the dry areas for his research "Promising strain of high-yield soft wheat /ACSAD 1133/ resistant to yellow rust.
GSFMO's announcement confirms that Saudi Arabia is waiting to receive the first soft wheat consignments from overseas exporters.
14 tender where Libya paid $395 per tonne on a cost and freight (c&f) basis for 30,000 tonnes of soft wheat.
Morocco has been noticeably absent from the international wheat market lately after receiving no bids for 2 consecutive tenders to buy 300,000 tonnes of soft wheat in August.
To p tip: It's vital to use the very finely-milled soft wheat grade 00 flour (also great for pizza bases).
The Moroccan government, facing its biggest wheat import campaign this year in three decades while hard currency reserves are dwindling, said it would not tap international soft wheat markets before the bulk of its domestic harvest is sold.
Summary: LONDON - Saudi Arabia may import soft wheat, in addition to the hard wheat it currently imports, to meet local food demand, opening it up to a wider range of wheat exporters, the kingdom's Grain Silos & Flour Mills Organisation, or GSFMO, said.