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BUCKWHEAT HULL [1 record]

Record 1 2021-06-08

English

Subject field(s)
  • Grain Growing
  • Bedding
  • Horticulture
OBS

When buckwheat is milled, the hard outside of the seed, or the hull, is separated and left behind. These hard, dark brown, lightweight casings are sold separately, sometimes as pillow or craft stuffing, but often as garden mulch.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Culture des céréales
  • Literie
  • Horticulture
CONT

Traditionnellement, notamment en Corée du Sud et au Japon, l'écale (ou cosse) de sarrasin est récupérée et nettoyée à la suite du décorticage de la graine. Elle est utilisée comme rembourrage des oreillers. La cosse de sarrasin peut également être utilisée comme paillis [pour les] plates-bandes en horticulture.

Spanish

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