Legumes


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Legumes

A family of plants that bear edible seeds in pods, including beans and peas.
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Q. am allergic to all nuts and seeds, is it possible to be allergic to all legumes as well ie soy beans

A. Yes, it's possible, although not extremely common. You can read more here (http://www.emedicinehealth.com/food_allergy/page2_em.htm)

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Our vision is that in 10 years, increased production, sales and consumption of grain legumes will reduce poverty, hunger, malnutrition of smallholder farmers, while improving the health of mankind and sustainability of farming systems.
L'atelier a ete organise au profit de 40 acteurs membres des societes cooperatives, de production, des acheteurs et de transformation de riz, de mais et de legumes de ladite region en presence du directeur regional de l'Agriculture et du Developpement rural, Gbogbo Kando et sous la presidence de Gonbagui Gueu Georges, prefet de region de la Bagoue, prefet du departement de BoundialI.
Because once the popular grains such as cowpea and soybean were not available, they resorted to these legumes and that is why we refer to them as underutilised and we discovered that they are going into extinction because farmers are no more interested in producing them.
Les prix des legumes au niveau des marches de gros seraient inferieurs aux prix referentiels, selon les mandataires des marches de gros de Boufarik et des Eucalyptus.
La meme source a fait savoir, dans un communique, publie, lundi, que le bilan de la campagne de controle qui se poursuit et laquelle a cible les entrepots de refrigeration des legumes et fruits dans toutes les regions de la Republique a egalement donne lieu a la saisie de 36,5 tonnes de produits subventionnes, telles que les pates alimentaires et la farine ainsi que 25382 litres de lait subventionne, pres de 180 mille oeufs et 800 mille boites de conserves alimentaires et 100 kg de fromages.
This diet includes brown rice, legumes, milk, and much more.
I've just looked up legumes and find they are grown for silage and livestock food.
A Legumes are vegetables such as beans, peas and lentils and possibly wholegrains.
Rather than brands, the common thread appears to be legumes (peas, beans, lentils, chickpeas, soybeans, peanuts), pulses (seeds of legumes), and/or potatoes as main ingredients in the food.
The weed can sprout but it cannot attach itself to the legumes roots and it is killed by the chemicals, explains Prof Dida.Other crops such as cotton, groundnuts and cow peas can also be planted to supress the weed.
Achieving Sustainable Cultivation of Grain Legumes; Volume 1: Advances in Breeding and Cultivation Techniques