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millet

a summer fodder crop that matures very quickly. See also echinochloa, panicum and pennisetumamericanum.

millet ergot
see clavicepsfusiformis.
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We wholeheartedly thank Shri Krishna Byre Gowda, a true millet icon for his continuous support and encouragement towards this undertaking.
We wholeheartedly thank Krishna Byre Gowda, a true millet icon for his continuous support and encouragement towards this undertaking.
Hilary's introduced Millet Medleys, a new line that offers a clean twist on traditional rice pilaf.
As a well-adapted plant to dry soil and short growing seasons, common millet holds great potential as a drought-resistant crop.
First cultivated about 10,000 years ago in Asia and Africa, millet became a food staple around the world.
The Millet System The first instance of the Ottomans having to rule a large number of Christians was after the conquest of Constantinople by Sultan Mehmed II in 1453.
However, biofortified varieties of common beans and pearl millet have been developed successfully and made available with iron contents as high as 100 mg/kg and 80 mg/kg, respectively, two to five times greater than the levels in the regular varieties.
Quick 8 winner Ryan Quimpo and M and H Pro victor Arvin Jay Millet set out to pull off repeat wins over defending champion Jonathan Tiu when the Southern Series of the 2017 National Drag Racing Championships resumes Saturday at Batangas Racing Circuit's Drag Strip in Rosario, Batangas.
Millets traces its roots to 1893 when founder J M Millet opened a drapers and outfitters business in Southampton and Bristol.
The field experiment on a cropping system of mustard (Brassica juncea)-pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum) was conducted from October 2012 to March 2014 at the research farm in Nain village, Panipat district, of ICAR-Central Soil Salinity Research Institute (CSSRI), Kamal, India.
March 1, 2016 (EL FASHER) - Three women had been beaten by two masked attackers while they were collecting firewood outside Ain Al Das area , in Millet County, North Darfur state.