Glycine max


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Noun1.Glycine max - erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowersGlycine max - erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia
soya, soya bean, soybean, soy - the most highly proteinaceous vegetable known; the fruit of the soybean plant is used in a variety of foods and as fodder (especially as a replacement for animal protein)
legume, leguminous plant - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
genus Glycine, Glycine - genus of Asiatic erect or sprawling herbs: soya bean
soy, soya bean, soybean - a source of oil; used for forage and soil improvement and as food
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Like other beans, the soya bean (Glycine max) grows in pods enclosing edible seeds.
Islamabad -- Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has made efforts to popularize this crop and its by-products nationwide with the help of PSDP funded soybean project entitled 'Commercialization of Soybean crop (Glycine max L) on Pilot scale in Pakistan '.
Singha et al., (2014) compared the codon usage pattern of mitogen activated protein kinase (MAPK) genes in Arabidopsis thaliana, Glycine max and Oryza sativa and concluded that MAPK genes (responsible for different biotic and abiotic stress responses) also prefer specific codons in stress conditions.
Soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merril) is one of the world's most important oilseed plant due to its high protein and oil contents (Yang et al., 2016) and its general use for human and animal consumption.
Meanwhile, the government has released Rs 4 million for commercialization of soyabean crop (Glycine max L) on pilot scale as against Rs 20 million for the current fiscal year to promote the oil seed cultivation in the country.
An amount of Rs 4 million was released for the commercialization of Soyabean crop (Glycine max L) on pilot scale across the country and Rs 4 million for the establishment of Animal Quarantine Station, Gwadar (Phase-II) to promote the livestock production in the Balochistan Province as the government had allocated Rs 20 million for each project in its PSDP 2017-18.
Soybean (Glycine max L.) seeds of Sowon, a sprout growing cultivar having 12 g of 100-seed weight, were purchased from a local store in Deagu, Korea.
Keywords: Glycine max L.; Resistance; DAS-ELISA; SMV-T isolate; Seed yields
Nine cultivars (Bunya, Fernside, Snowy, Moon B1, A6785, PNR791, Bragg, Jack, and William) of soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merr.) were used in this study.
Soybean (Glycine max) stood out as the main crop in Brazil in the 2011/12 harvest season, with a production of 66 million tons, occupying an area of approximately 25 million hectares with a mean yield of 2.6 t [ha.sup.-1].