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mustard seed

kingdom of Heaven thus likened; for phenomenal development. [N.T.: Matthew 13:31–32]
See: Growth
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Meltham Mustard Seed, a charity formed by the Meltham Churches Together project, helps raise funds and educate orphans in Kyema.
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The Mustard Seed School provides temporary emergency schooling for homeless children as they look for permanent housing and transition back into school.
Today, situated on 10 acres in Rankin County, The Mustard Seed has grown into a successful organization including 18 staff members and 46 clients, affectionately called "Seedsters," that are day- and full-time residents.
The third patent received relates to a proprietary process for the production of protein isolates from mustard seed.
The story of the prayer shawl ministry is the story of a mustard seed growing in amazing ways.
It's nothing more than ground mustard seed, and the most common brand is Colman's, a blend of brown and white seeds.
The index comprises chickpea (chana), cottonseed oil cake, guar seed, jaggery (gur), cumin (jeera), pepper, mustard seed, soyabean, turmeric and wheat.
An Iranian-Canadian inventor has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against three American universities for allegedly using without permission his patented process to build a higher-yielding yellow mustard seed.
Studies suggest sinalbin degradation products and other compounds released into soil by applications of white mustard seed meals can kill or suppress certain weedy grasses and annual broadleaf weeds.
Perfect plot Improve the fertility of your vegetable plot by sowing a green manure such as lupin and mustard seed, available from The Organic Gardening Catalogue (0845 130 1304).
The pesky mustard seed parable is paired with the one-verse parable of the yeast.