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Synonyms for cowpea

sprawling Old World annual cultivated especially in southern United States for food and forage and green manure

eaten fresh as shell beans or dried

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According to our study jute bag was the most effective of the five germination methods for black gram, green gram, cow pea, and kidney bean.
100 seed weight valuesof super faba bean, English faba bean, kidney bean, chick pea, lablab bean, cow pea were 131.
Extracts from broadleaf plants such as sugar beet and legumes such as alfalfa, red bean, cow pea, ramina bean, mung bean were generally more phytotoxic than those from cereal plants (Fig.
In the project, FAO introduced drought-resistant crops, such as green grams, sorghum and cow peas.
Special Commoidty Levy on all other items inclusive of Dhal, Onion, green peas, chickpeas, cow peas, Kurakkan, Margarine etc.
USPRwire, Tue Nov 04 2014] Pulses, and especially those tracked as other pulses, including chickpeas, cow peas, and lentils, are staple products in Mexican and Mediterranean cuisines.
We grow various types of lettuce, spinach, Swiss chard, peas, potatoes, corn, onions, cow peas, lima beans, string beans, squash, zucchini, eggplant, rhubarb, strawberries, raspberries, and this year we have added thornless blackberries.
Their crops include collard greens, okra, cow peas and African amaranth, as well as items more popular with American consumers, such as carrots, peas and lettuce.
In particular, the three-year project will focus on reducing losses of grains and pulses such as maize, rice, beans and cow peas - staple foods that play a significant role in global food security and have a major impact on the livelihoods of millions of smallholder farmers.
On the outskirts of state capital Bentiu, women grow vegetables such okra, cow peas, pumpkins, tomatoes and eggplant, which are taken to Bentui's market for sale.
Our protected plots of red clover, chicory and cow peas received just enough rain to get the crops up.
Putting a 1/4-acre backwoods plot in soybeans or cow peas is asking for failure.
birdcage cleanings cat litter (check if brand is suitable) claver cocoa hulls coffee grounds cow peas egg shells feathers floor sweepings grass clippings hair hay hedge clippings kelp (seaweed) kitchen scraps (not meat) lawn clippings leaf mould leaves lime manures (all kinds) newspaper pine needles pond weeds prunings rice hulls sawdust shredded paper stable sweepings straw tea leaves toenail clippings vacuum cleaner bag contents weeds wood ashes wood shavings
Koma said more than 90 per cent of the crops, including the normally drought resistant cow peas and green grams, wilted.
Exemptions will apply to 22 crops - cotton, jute, coffee, tea, tobacco, cow peas, beans, tomato, okra, eggplant, onion, potato, chillies, apple, mango, gram, arhar dal (pigeon pea), maize, paddy, wheat, groundnuts and mustard.