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Camelina success story

Laurinen, Jaakko (2007) Camelina success story. In: NJF Report, Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists, 3 (1), p. 30.

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Summary

Camelina sativa is an ancient oilseed crop, which has been cultivated in Europe during the iron and bronze ages. The seeds contain about 40 % oil. Camelina oil has an excellent fatty acid composition: 40 % omega-3 fatty acids and 16 % omega-6 fatty acids.


EPrint Type:Conference paper, poster, etc.
Type of presentation:Paper
Keywords:Camelina sativa, fatty acids
Subjects: Food systems > Food security, food quality and human health
Research affiliation: Finland
Related Links:http://www.njf.nu/filebank/files/20070409$210108$fil$3BGHMDxHaPL0C49DUdoA.pdf
Deposited By: Koistinen, Riitta
ID Code:16005
Deposited On:19 Aug 2009
Last Modified:12 Apr 2010 07:39
Document Language:English
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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