sunflower seed

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Noun1.sunflower seed - edible seed of sunflowerssunflower seed - edible seed of sunflowers; used as food and poultry feed and as a source of oil
sunflower oil, sunflower-seed oil - oil from sunflower seeds
edible seed - many are used as seasoning
common sunflower, Helianthus annuus, mirasol - annual sunflower grown for silage and for its seeds which are a source of oil; common throughout United States and much of North America
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As Alpatych was driving out of the gate he saw some ten soldiers in Ferapontov's open shop, talking loudly and filling their bags and knapsacks with flour and sunflower seeds.
April 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Good Luck Chuck LLC proudly announces the launch of their signature line of creamy sunflower seed butter, available now in select CO stores.
Filled with soft, bright paintings of furry, scampering mice and yellow sunflowers in a meadow, "Mommy's Little Sunflowers" tells the tale of Scurry and Scamp, two mice who try to replace a devoured sunflower seed to grow a plant for their mother.
Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz announced today an investment of more than $230,000 to the Canadian Special Crops Association (CSCA) to increase export sales of special crops in markets abroad and increase the competitiveness of the mustard and sunflower seed industries.
The doubling of sunflower seed production is consistent with the rising popularity of sunflower seeds for both food consumption and oils.
Attend a baseball game or any other sporting event where sunflower seeds are the snack of choice and you'll see players and coaches trying to reseal opened sunflower seed packaging in all kinds of ways: elastic bands, tape, paper clips, and sometimes even transferring the remaining contents into a plain, recloseable plastic bag.
Red Rivers Operations and Engineering Manager, Todd Mondry, said: "Thanks to the SORTEX A, we are able to demonstrate finished sunflower seed product quality of 99.
Males visited the safflower seed feeder significantly more often when a female was present at the safflower seed feeder and the sunflower seed feeder was vacant ([X.
He made clear that commodity exchanges had offers from buyers for BGN 850-900 per ton of sunflower seed before the start of the harvesting campaign, adding that the 2011 purchasing campaign in the region had started at BGN 650-700 per ton.
In August, Syngenta purchased the Monsanto hybrid sunflower seed business.
DIAGNOSIS: Small bowel obstruction with sunflower seed bezoar.