cashew tree

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Noun1.cashew tree - tropical American evergreen tree bearing kidney-shaped nuts that are edible only when roastedcashew tree - tropical American evergreen tree bearing kidney-shaped nuts that are edible only when roasted
cashew nut, cashew - kidney-shaped nut edible only when roasted
Anacardium, genus Anacardium - type genus of the Anacardiaceae: cashew
nut tree - tree bearing edible nuts
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Tenders are invited for Right for collection of cashew nuts from the cashew tree in 245 acres of land, (out of 310 acres of land possessed by CUK) in Pullur Periya ind Chittari Villages.
The cashew tree, from its wood and bark to its fruit, was highly prized for its healing properties.
Although the cashew tree is a plant native to Brazil that is abundant in the Northeast and Midwest, it is also cultivated in various tropical regions in Asia and Africa and in countries such as India, Mozambique and Tanzania (Kamath & Rajini, 2007).
The main goal of this innovator study was to evaluate if the gum extraction influences the production of nut and peduncle of precocious dwarf cashew tree grown under different water regimes and mineral nutrition.
Cashews are actually seeds that adhere to the bottom of the cashew apple, the fruit of the cashew tree, which is native to the coastal areas of northeastern Brazil.
Average yield of a good cashew tree ranges from 20-30 kg/tree per year).
Key initiatives that will be undertaken include cash-for-work program for debris clearance, land preparation for cashew tree plantation, creation of common livelihood interest groups of small farmers, training on sustainable cashew cultivation practices and capacity building for farmers.
The cashew agribusiness productive chain is constituted by inputs suppliers for the production and for the complete spectrum of the chain as a whole: we have small, medium and big producers, including up to twenty or thirty thousand hectares of cashew tree production.
The Dominican government is supplying pine tree, mango, tamarind and cashew tree saplings for the planting.
The chance to visit nut farmers in far-flung places--I have sat under a cashew tree in a remote part of Mozambique discussing quality with farmers and have crossed the Peru/Brazil border in a canoe to visit nut gatherers in the Amazon rainforest.
The investigation analyzed the reputed health benefits of cashew tree products on diabetes, notably whether cashew extracts could improve the body's response to its own insulin.