horse gram


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Noun1.horse gram - twining herb of Old World tropics cultivated in India for food and fodderhorse gram - twining herb of Old World tropics cultivated in India for food and fodder; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos
legume, leguminous plant - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
genus Macrotyloma, Macrotyloma - annual or perennial vines of Africa and India and Australia; plants often placed in genus Dolichos
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We are blessed with a fertile black soil, which is ideal for growing cash crops such as toor dal, horse gram and ragi, but elephants from the nearby forests repeatedly destroyed our crops in the past.
A total of 120 varieties of different pulse crops comprising chickpea (27), pigeonpea (16), urdbean (17), mungbean (19), field pea (10), lentil (11), rajmash (2), cowpea (7), guar (5), horse gram (3), mothbean (2) and lathyrus (1) have been released during 2007-2012.