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 Other Sesame Research

ASGA is continuing encouraging sesame research for the US farmer. Below are two documents that describe the phenology of sesame - the growth and development of sesame. The first is for sesame grown in the US, contains photos illustrating the different stages of sesame, and has a section for farmer keys. The second is more of a research document, has information on characters not presently in US varieties, and is in metric.

Click here to download a PDF version of the Growth and Development of Sesame.

Click here to download a PDF version of the The Phenology of Sesame.

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