Pennisetum glaucum

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Noun1.Pennisetum glaucum - tall grass having cattail like spikesPennisetum glaucum - tall grass having cattail like spikes; grown in Africa and Asia for its grain and in the United States chiefly for forage; sometimes used in making beer
genus Pennisetum, Pennisetum - a genus of Old World grasses
cereal, cereal grass - grass whose starchy grains are used as food: wheat; rice; rye; oats; maize; buckwheat; millet
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(1983) carried out a study on Pennisetum glaucum (L.) Leeke in which they showed the interactive effect between density and seed size, presenting that the influence of one factor is greater when faced with a low level of the other.
In the present study nitrate contents in fodder crops, viz., Sorghum bicolor (Jowar), Pennisetum glaucum (Bajra), Zea mays (Makai), Avena sativa (Jai), Brassica rapa (Shaljam) and Brassica Campestris (Sarson) were estimated twice a day i.e.
The millet (Pennisetum glaucum) is a species widely used as a cover crop because of its rapid growth, high phytomass production and ability to absorb nutrients in deeper layers of soil, even when managed under conditions of water restriction (Pacheco et al., 2011a).
The conversion of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) to gari; maize (Zea mays), to ogi, akpan and kenkey; millet (Pennisetum glaucum) to gowe and burukutu just to mention a few, illustrates the importance of traditional fermentation.
Pearlmillet (Pennisetum glaucum L.) with a popular name Bajra ranks sixth in importance, followed by wheat, rice, com, barley and sorghum.
Among various kinds of millet (finger millet, foxtail millet, kodo millet, little millet, pearl millet and proso millet), the pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum (L.) R.
Plant of the Month Pennisetum glaucum 'Purple Majesty'
Kapran et al., "Diversity of wild and cultivated pearl millet accessions (Pennisetum glaucum [L.] R.
Valor nutritivo del pasto maralfalfa (Pennisetum purpureum y Pennisetum glaucum) en condi ciones de defoliacion.
Neste contexto, o milheto forrageiro (Pennisetum glaucum L.) e o sorgo sudao (Sorghum bicolor var.