babassu palm


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Related to babassu palm: Orbignya phalerata
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Noun1.babassu palm - tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivorybabassu palm - tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory
feather palm - palm having pinnate or featherlike leaves
genus Orbignya, Orbignya - palms of southern Mexico to northern South America: babassu palm
babassu nut - hard-shelled nut of the babassu palm
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Given the above and considering the adaptation of cattle in relation to shading in silvopastoral systems, the goal of this study was to evaluate the influence of different densities of babassu palm trees in agroforestry systems on the grazing behavior and the spatial distribution of cattle feces in pastures of Urochloa brizantha cv.
The smaller traps are typically baited with meal made from the mesocarp of babassu palm fruit (Orbignya speciosa), wrapped in aninga (Montrichardia linifera) leaves, known locally as a 'poqueca'.
The main commercial products extracted from the babassu palm include oil (extracted from the seed) and cake (residue from extracting oil from the seed).
We only use rare and mineral-rich ingredients from seaweed (Algae Extract - that is harvested from the sea) along with a combination of essential amino acids and oils, like Apricot Kernel Oil, Sunflower Seed Oil, Babassu Palm Kernel Oil.
Tests using blends of conventional jet fuel with alternative biofuels began in 2008 with a Virgin Atlantic Airways flight that used coconut and babassu palm oil.
Two new natural emollients that are derived from 100% natural plant sources, rich in essential fatty acids are: Lipobutter[R] Refined Organic Babassu, obtained from the seeds of the Babassu palm tree, native to South America particularly Brazil.
Subsistence benefits from the Babassu palm (Orbignya martiana).
British billionaire Branson said at the time it was unlikely the nut of the wild growing babassu palm would play a key role as airlines turn to renewable fuel sources to cut the industry's greenhouse gas emissions.
A Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747, powered in part by coconut oil and the nuts from the Brazilian babassu palm, took off from Heathrow Airport and, 40 minutes later, landed in Amsterdam.
British billionaire Branson said, however, it was unlikely the nut of the wild growing babassu palm would play a key role as airlines turn to renewable fuel sources to cut the industry's greenhouse gas emissions.
Professor Jose Domingos Fontana told me that the use of babassu palm (babacu) is being explored in the states of Ceara and Piaui, as well as dende palm in the Amazonian states.