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photosensitization, mainly in cattle and sheep, caused by ingestion of buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum) and characterised by irritation of the skin, oedema, and a serous exudate.

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buckwheat research

Buckwheat - a famous plant from genus Fagopyrum which induce fagopyrism (photosensation of skin on cattles, sheep..), an interesting macrobiotic food in the top of nowaday's food... let's talk about its life cycle and potentional mykorhizis. p.s. Excuse ...

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by smiljko
Mon Jul 24, 2006 8:20 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: buckwheat research
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