white yam


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grown in Australasia and Polynesia for its large root with fine edible white flesh

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Four roasted food materials namely: White yam, Groundnut, yellow maize and Plantain were purchased from Ado Ekiti market, South West, Nigeria.
36%) while white yam had the lowest scavenging ability (0.
In the present study, the antioxidant activity of roasted white yam, groundnut, yellow maize, and plantain was determined by the ability of the samples to trap DPPH radical.
Among the tested samples, roasted groundnut contained relatively higher amount of phenolic compounds and also exhibited superior antioxidant activity compared to roasted white yam, yellow maize, and plantain.
Influence of growth promoting substances on sprouting of white yam (Dioscorea rotundata) setts.
The proteins are, however, more balanced than those of white yam [7].
Trifoliate yam tubers (white), cassava tubers and white yam tubers flour were purchased from Ada market in Osun State, Nigeria.
It was explained that the starch of white yam exhibits low and restricted swelling capacity at ambient conditions.
Kpeglo KD, Obigbesan GO and JE Wilson Yield and shelf life of white yam as influenced by fertilizer.
Mozie O Effect of air flow on weight losses and sprouting of white yam tubers stored in the conventional barn.
Huge white yams look like logs, there are knobbly sweet potatoes and cassavas defy description.