From a single seed - Tracing the Marquis wheat success story in Canada to its roots in Ukraine (1 of 11)

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Three traditionally dressed Ukrainian women and a plain clothed man participate in the fall harvest.

by
Stephan Symko

preface by
George Fedak
Eastern Cereal and Oilseed Research Centre - Ottawa

History... celebrates the battlefields whereon we meet our death, but scorns to speak of the ploughed whereby we thrive; it knows the names of the king's bastards, but cannot tell us the origin of wheat. That is the way of human folly.

Jean-Henri Fabre

Omnium rerum ex quibus aliquid acquitur nihil est agricultura melius, nihil uberius, nihil dulcius, nihil homine, nihil libero dignius.

Cicéron

 

Research Branch
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
1999

Publication of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC)- 1999
Catalogue Number A22-197/1999F-IN
ISBN 0-662-83990-0
Created in 1999

Produced by
Strategic Promotion, Research Branch Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Translated from Ukrainien by
VSES Communications, Ottawa, Canada
613-722-3866
vses@magma.ca

For more information on this publication, contact:
George Fedak
613-759-1393
george.fedak@agr.gc.ca

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