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6 days ago · Cassava, yams (Dioscorea spp.), and sweet potatoes (Ipomoea batatas) are important sources of food in the tropics. The cassava plant gives the third-highest yield of carbohydrates per cultivated area among crop plants, after sugarcane and sugar beets . 
Sep 13, 2020 · Pu'er or pu-erh is a variety of fermented tea traditionally produced in Yunnan Province, China.In the context of traditional Chinese tea production terminology, fermentation refers to microbial fermentation (called 'wet piling'), and is typically applied after the tea leaves have been sufficiently dried and rolled.
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6 days ago · The acute oral lethal dose of cyanide for adult humans is reported to be 0.5–3.5 mg/kg (0.2–1.6 mg/lb) of body weight (approximately 50 bitter almonds), whereas for children, consuming 5–10 bitter almonds may be fatal. All commercially grown almonds sold as food in the United States are sweet cultivars.
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6 days ago · The cat’s natural diet. According to a 2011 presentation in The British Journal of Nutrition (“Estimation of the dietary nutrient profile of free-roaming feral cats: possible implications for nutrition of domestic cats,” by Esther A. Plantinga, Guido Bosch, and Wouter H. Hendriks, “The results show that feral cats are obligatory carnivores, with their daily energy intake from crude ...