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cottonseed

seed of the cotton plant. Made into cake after oil extraction and used as feed for livestock.

cottonseed cake
or meal contains gossypol and causes hepatitis and degeneration of cardiac muscle. The clinical syndrome includes dullness, weakness, dyspnea and edema. Usually fed as decorticated cake because of the high fiber content of the raw product.
cottonseed hulls
winnowed from the cotton seeds and used as roughage for ruminants. Have negligible feed value but are an effective diluent for grain because of the ease with which they can be handled by mechanical equipment.
cottonseed oil
used topically as an emollient.
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Effect of cottonseed cake on cattle milk yield and composition at livestock research and development station Surezai, Peshawar, Pakistan.
Reduction of gossypol and increase in crude protein level of cottonseed cake using mixed culture fermentation.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Mustard Cake, Rice Nakku and Cottonseed Cake at Kapurthala and Gidderbaha plant
Tenders are invited for Supply of Mustard Cake, Cottonseed Cake, Soyabean Extraction and Rice Nakku at Kapurthala and Gidderbaha plant
Tenders are invited for Supply of Mustard Cake, Cottonseed Cake and Soyabean Extraction at Kapurthala and Gidderbaha plant
Tenders are invited for Supply of Mustard Cake, Soyabean Extraction and Cottonseed Cake at Kapurthala and Gidderbaha plants
Tenders are invited for Supply of Mustard Cake, Rice Nakku, Soyabean Extraction and Cottonseed Cake at Kapurthala and Gidderbaha plants.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Rice Nakku, Mustard Cake and Cottonseed Cake at Kapurthala and Gidderbaha plants.
They tested different chums, from sour wheat to cottonseed cakes to range cubes, and experimented with adding different flavors--anise, garlic oil, vanilla, all sorts of stuff.