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Macadamia

Australian genus of trees in the family Proteaceae; grown commercially for their fruits (Macadamia, Australian bush or Bopple Nut). The leaves and seeds contain cyanogenetic glycosides and are a potential cause of cyanide poisoning. Includes M. integrifolia, M. ternifolia, M. tetraphylla, M. whelanii.
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South Africa's Green Farms Nut Company, which is the world's biggest exporter, uses the shells from macadamias as biomass to create the heat needed to dry out its nuts.
This is great news for Hawaiis macadamia nut producers and our local economy, said Senator Brian Schatz.
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Until Cho's air rage, macadamias were relatively unknown in Korea, Cross said.
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The present study reports the occurrence of Dorisiana viridis (Olivier) (Hemiptera: Cicadidae) in macadamia nut monoculture orchard, located in the Jaboticabal municipality, Sao Paulo state, Brazil (S 21[degrees] 15' 22" W 48[degrees]18'58").
com)-- Island-based macadamia nut brand Royal Hawaiian Orchards, announced a team of professional athletes as partners and ambassadors for the company's commitment to encouraging healthy and active lifestyles.
Good news for NPD's that are considering using macadamia nuts but have been discouraged by recent sourcing issues, as world crop expectations for the nut this year are significantly higher than 2011.
Para isso, foram identificadas aleatoriamente quatro plantas de 22 cultivares de nogueira-macadamia, nas dependencias da Macadamia Brasilis LTDA.
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