Niger seeds are used for bird feeding. It is rich in carbohydrates, protein and dietary fibres. Niger oil is widely used as cooking oil, in soaps and paints. It is also used as a spice in food. Specifications: Moisture: 12% max. Purity: 98% max.
Niger Seeds (NOUG) Niger Seed Is Considered To Be The Native Of Ethiopia . From The Place Of Origin, it migrates to east Africa and India. Niger seeds are grown in moderate temperature of 18% to 23% in all types of soils from sandy to deep clay loams. It is sown on March / April and harvested on June. it is popular for its light flavor and oil content . Ethiopia uses the Niger seed for the oil extraction for human consumption as cooking oil.