Sesamum


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Noun1.Sesamum - tropical African and Indian herbsSesamum - tropical African and Indian herbs  
plant genus - a genus of plants
family Pedaliaceae, Pedaliaceae, sesame family - the family of plants of order Polemoniales
benne, benni, benny, sesame, Sesamum indicum - East Indian annual erect herb; source of sesame seed or benniseed and sesame oil
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The index for 'non-food articles' group rose by 0.1 pc to 128.8 (provisional) from 128.7 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of groundnut seed (5 pc), gingelly seed (sesamum) and cottonseed (3 pc each), hides (raw), skins (raw), floriculture (2 pc each) and fodder, raw rubber and castor seed (1 pc each).
The third biggest export to India are Sesamum seeds.
Request for Sample Report - https://www.factmr.com/connectus/sample?flag=S&rep_id=129 Sesame oil is extracted from plant species known as Sesamum Indicum, an herbaceous annual that belongs to Pedaliaceae family, reaching about 1.8 meter in height.
Sativus) or radish in English; mustasa (Brassica juncea), mustard, brown mustard, Indian mustard, Chinese mustard, oriental mustard or vegetable mustard; sibuyas (Allium cepa) or onion; kamatis (Solanum lycopersicum) - the English tomato came from the Mexican Nahuatl tomatl; bawang (Allium sativum or garlic); luya (Zingiber officinale) or ginger, from the original Sanskrit that describes it as 'looks like a horn'; and, last but not least, linga (Sesamum indicum) or sesame.
[USPRwire, Fri Apr 05 2019] Sesame oil is extracted from plant species known as Sesamum Indicum, an herbaceous annual that belongs to Pedaliaceae family, reaching about 1.8 meter in height.
Among all respondents, the most commonly used herbal medicines were black seed (Nigella sativa) (20%), anise (Pimpinella anisum) (13%), olibanum (Boswellia sacra) (12%), ginger (Zingiber officinale) (11%), fennel (Foeniculum vulgare) (10%), guava (Psidium guajava) leaf (10%), olive (Olea europaea) oil (9%), thyme (Thymus vulgaris) (6%), chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla) (5%), peppermint (Menthapiperita) (5%), clove (Syzygium aromaticum) (5%), turmeric (Curcuma longa) (4%), costus (Saussurea lappa) (4%), sidr (Ziziphus spina-christi) (3%), myrrh (Commiphora myrrha) (3%), Ivy (Hedera helix) (3%), sesame (Sesamum indicum) oil (3%).
The third biggest exports to India are Sesamum seeds, which reached to $13.56m during the period under review as against $0.43m, showing a hefty growth of 3053pc.
He said the subsidy would be extended to the crops of canola and sesamum.
5000 per acre is going to provide Sunflower cultivation and in future Canola and Sesamum will also be added in this subsidy scheme so that import bills of edible oil can be lessen in future.
According to frequency classes very frequent (> 20%) pollen types were Brassica nigra, Phoenix sylvestris (during January); Coriandrum sativum (in February); Borassus flabellifer (during March and April); Sesamum indicum (in May); Acacia auriculiformis, Cocos nucifera (in September); Cocos nucifera, Poa gangetica (in October) and Brassica nigra during November and December.