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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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Topflight Grain facilities at Bement, Milmine and Monticello are located directly on the Norfolk Southern rail main line, allowing shipments of grain into Decatur, movement to the Illinois River, east coast, or the export market.
Through our grain marketing network, we have access to quality grains and oil seeds from around 10,000 farming families.
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To counter these barriers, tap into your retail dietitians, who can educate shoppers about the health benefits of whole grains, advise recommended amounts in a healthful diet, help shoppers identify whole grain foods, and encourage consumption by highlighting familiar options like oatmeal, whole wheat bread, brown rice and popcorn.
As you shop for whole grains, it's easy to be confused by the labeling of grain products.
Researchers looked at grain food consumption and compared nutrient intakes and health metrics against those who don't regularly eat grains.
processed whole grains, the most important message is to aim for at least three servings a day of whole grains, including intact grains, whole grain cereals, and whole grain breads.
The average was 41.0 grains, the ES was only .20 grain, and the SD was a miniscule .09 grain.