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traditional symbol of perseverance. [Plant Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 183]
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Canary seed is used for feeding domestic and wild birds.
Saskatchewan has produced the bulk of the main specialty crops grown on the Canadian Prairies since the mid-1980s, and, by 2001, accounted for 83-97 percent of the area planted to dry field peas, lentil, chickpea, mustard seed and canary seed in the Prairie region.
For example, in 1987, the following percentages of different types of specialty crops were grown on contract: three varieties of mustard seed, 74-89; lentils, 76; canary seed, 78; dry field peas, 62; buckwheat, 54; and oilseed sunflowers, 83 (Saskatchewan Agriculture 1987a).
Mustard seed and canary seed have experienced relative declines in recent years largely because of the expansion of the three main pulse crops.
The core business of AGT Food and Ingredients is supplying customers with premium quality Red Split and Football Lentils, King Red Lentils, B90 and Kabuli Chickpeas, Laird/Eston/Richlea Lentils, Queen Green Lentils, Yellow Split and Whole Peas, Green Split and Whole Peas, Whole and Split Desi Chickpeas, Navy Beans, Pinto Beans, Dark and Light Kidney Beans, Black Beans, White Beans, Faba Beans and other specialty crops such as Canary Seed. AGT Food and Ingredients facilities feature systems for cleaning, calibration, peeling, splitting and colour sorting on a full line of pulses.
Washington, June 20 ( ANI ): A new variety of canary seeds bred specifically for human consumption qualifies as a gluten-free cereal that would be ideal for people with celiac disease (CD).
Boye also noted that canary seeds have more protein than other common cereals, are rich in other nutrients and are suitable for making flour that can be used in bread, cookies, cakes and other products.
If you suspect a Cu deficiency in wheat, barley or canary seed (crops most sensitive to Cu deficiency) or flax, alfalfa (less sensitive than wheat) based on a soil or tissue sample, consider a foliar application on a test strip.
Saskatchewan is a world leader in the production and export of canola, wheat, oats, peas, lentils, mustard seed, canary seed, flax and other crops.
(TSX: LWP) is a growth-oriented processor and merchandiser of special crops (sunflower seed, flax and canary seed), pulses (lentils, peas, beans and chickpeas) and canola products.
I'll have to correct that after reading one of the obituaries I'm afraid - they must have been canary seeds because they were Californian canaries he kept.