Recipe for making catsup (ketchup) from squash.
Courses for water, engineering and development offered through Loughborough University in the UK.
A method for using the fruit ("apple") to which the cashew nut is attached.
More discussion on consumption of Velvet Beans.
Information about obtaining Plant Import Permits for the USA.
Information about making a skin ointment from Moringa oleifera.
Herbal applications are commonly used to treat skin infections in developing countries, although few investigations are conducted to validate scientifically their popular use. A previous study had showed that Moringa oleifera (moringa) seeds are effective against skin infecting bacteria Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in vitro (i. e. in a test tube). This study showed that mice infected with S. aureus recovered as quickly with a specially prepared aqueous extract of moringa seed as with the antibiotic neomycin.
Solar heating of cowpeas for at least 45 minutes will kill weevils without affecting cooking or germination percentages.
The U. S. Department of Agriculture is recommending that home gardeners use a cooking oil spray to control aphids, white flies and spider mites. Researchers claim that the oil spray is only about one-third as costly as commercial pesticides with equivalent effectiveness.
Recipe for an oil and soap spray that effectively controls aphids.
Martin L. Price
Comments about sending seeds to ECHO.
Feedback from the network regarding cashew production.