benniseed


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Noun1.benniseed - small oval seeds of the sesame plantbenniseed - small oval seeds of the sesame plant
sesame oil - oil obtained from sesame seeds
flavorer, flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, seasoning, seasoner - something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts
benne, benni, benny, sesame, Sesamum indicum - East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil
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Similarly, cashew, cassava, sugarcane and benniseed are some other crops we have big plans for.
Among these vegetables is black benniseed (Sesamum radiatum) which is cultivated on a small scale since its bringing into cultivation is very recent.
Black benniseed (Sesamum radiatum) seeds have been shown to be estrogenic and /or anti estrogenic [12].
2013), quinoa flour (Ogungbenle, 2003), Luffa cylindrica (Olaofe and Aremu, 2008), white melon and benniseed (Ogungbenle, 2006) but lower than that of gourd seeds reported by Ogungbenle (2006).
4%) reported by Oshodi and Ekperigin (1989), gourd seed, white and yellow melon, benniseed and bulma cotton seed (Ogungbenle, 2006).
Major crops produced in the State include: cassava, yam, rice, benniseed, maize, sweet potatoes, millet, soybeans and a wide range of tree crops like mango, citrus, oil palm and bananas.
An Overview of Benniseed Research and Production in Nigeria and Prospects for Increased Production, pp: 18-29.
also known as sesamum, gingelly, sim sim, benniseed, and til) is probably the most ancient oilseed known and used by humans as a food source [1].