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GRAIN, weight. The twenty-fourth part of a pennyweight.
     2. For scientific purposes the grain only is used, and sets of weights are constructed in decimal progression, from 10,000 grains downward to one hundredth of a grain.

GRAIN, corn. It signifies wheat, rye, barley, or other corn sown in the ground In Pennsylvania, a tenant for a certain term is entitled to the way- going crop. 5 inn. 289, 258; 2 Binn. 487; 2 Serg. & Rawle, 14.

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Based on results of this study, it could be concluded that there was a wide range of genetic variability detected among the grain sorghum genotypes for drought tolerance.
Damage to grain sorghum by southern green stink bug, conchuela, and leaffooted bug.
According to a report on the USGC website, the grain sorghum will be utilized by Egypt's Dakahlia Poultry Co.
Preferred embodiments of the present invention include enzyme formulations adapted for application to corn and enzyme formulations adapted for application to grain sorghum, to which is added Trichoderma viride cellulase.
Farmers also will see higher direct payments, based on set prices for wheat, corn, grain sorghum, upland cotton, rice,, soybeans and certain other crops, Wailes said.
My summer garden has one row of kale, two rows of mangles, and three rows of grain sorghum for the chickens.
Alachlor has an estimated annual use of 25 million pounds per year in the production of corn, soybeans, peanuts, and grain sorghum, and acetochlor has an annual estimated use of 35 million pounds per year, mostly in the production of corn.
In our laboratory, we have purified an oxalate oxidase from leaves of 10-day-old seedling plants of grain sorghum (CSH-5), which is insensitive to physiological concentrations of [Cl.
These practices destroy undesirable vegetation prior to planting sprout- and seed-bearing plants such as grain sorghum, Egyptian wheat, and round-top millet--all delicacies to the quail palate.
They run: The world sorghum crop; The history of cultivated sorghum; Morphology and reproduction; Physiology; Cytology and genetics; Sorghum improvement - national programmes; Sorghum improvement - methodologies; Agronomy; Methodology for research on traditional small-farmer agricultural systems; Sorghum insect pests; Sorghum diseases; Witchweed (Striga); Causes of striga damage; Birds; Utilization of the plant; and Utilization of grain sorghum.
Under the agreement, Chromatin will engage local growers to plant its hybrid grain sorghum on up to 30,000 acres, and Aemetis will use that sorghum in its Keyes, CA, facility to produce Advanced Biofuels.
This head is the first of its kind, designed specifically to harvest grain sorghum.