We congratulate you on your professional holiday - Russian Science Day!
Science is the main driving force of progress and the most important resource for the development of the national economy.
Over the centuries, many important discoveries have been made by outstanding Russian researchers, which not only brought them fame and recognition but also benefitted greatly the whole world.
In the period from 27 to 29, 2020, the reporting and planning session of V.S. Pustovoit All-Russian Research Institute of Oil Crops was held. Within three days, the heads of the scientific departments of the institute and the institute's branches made reports on the results of work for 2019.
The breeders of V.S. Pustovoit All-Russian Research Institute of Oil Crops developed the first in the Russian Federation winter rapeseed variety with high oleic acid content, "Olivin".
The breeders of our institute spent more than 15 years to develop the high-oleic variety of winter rapeseed "Olivin". It was obtained as a result of crossbreeding, selection, and self-pollination of a hybrid combination, in which lines with a high ω-9 content and the variety of VNIIMK breeding "Drakon" were used.