ABSTRACT: in 2002-2005 an experiment was conducted at the field of the Plant for Production the Non – Ferrous Metals, Plovdiv, Bulgaria. There was tested new variety durum wheat „Vuzhod“ grown on industrially contaminated soils. The experiments were in block method in four replicates. The plots were 15 m2.
It was established that variety „Vuzhod“ produced yield 4466 kg/ha with 353 kg/ha (7,9 %) the less yield of grow on industrially contaminated soils, than grow at ﬁeld for researches of Plant Production Department in Agriculture University, Plovdiv with no contaminated soils . The harvest of durum wheat grown on industrially contaminated soils were whit 253 kg/ha (6,8 %) to 471 kg/ha (8,8 %) the less yield.