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Safflower: An Economically Important Herb That Can Benefit Both Humans and Animals Alike

Safflower (Carthamus tinctorius) is an annual broadleaf crop primarily grown in the Great Plains of the United States.1 The name is believed to be derived from the medieval French word “saffleur,” or from the Old Italian word “saffiore.”2 It is identified by its strong central stems that can grow from 12 to 36 inches tall,… Read More »

December 2018 Festivals, Events and Holiday Calendar: Aids Day to Christmas to Happy New Year, Know All Important Dates and List of Hindu Fasts for the Month

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, folks (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Raise your hands, if you too feel the year 2018 zoomed past our eyes in a flash. A month to go for the New Year 2019. But before that, we must fully enjoy the last month of this year. December 2018 is full of important… Read More »