golden gram


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Noun1.golden gram - erect bushy annual widely cultivated in warm regions of India and Indonesia and United States for forage and especially its edible seeds; chief source of bean sprouts used in Chinese cookery; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus
legume, leguminous plant - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
genus Vigna, Vigna - genus of vines or erect herbs having trifoliate leaves and yellowish or purplish flowers; of warm or tropical regions; most species often placed in genus Phaseolus
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Golden gram which is green with the husk and yellow when dehusked, contains 2024 per cent protein and beneficial for patients and kids due to its quality of easy digestion, experts said in a release issued by media liaison unit of Punjab agriculture department on Wednesday.
Khemka allegedly approved the purchase of 10,000 quintals of golden gram seeds from a private agency which did not fulfil the tender requirements.
South Africa's Rangold has obtained exploration permits for the Ndjole region; two Australian companies (Lafayette and African Mining Resources), Canada's Golden Gram and US Golden Star also plan to develop projects.