Unformatted text preview: drying, and packaging. Favorite Links: http://www.madehow.com/Volume-5/Sunflower-Seed.html- This link has information on sunflower seeds in particular and the manufacturing process. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seed- This link contains information about seeds, the different types of seeds, and different seed functions. Seed Requirements: The key factors in storing seeds are to keep them cool and dry. When seeds are kept under 8% moisture and under 40 degrees Fahrenheit they will keep for 10 years. What to look for in quality: As long as the seeds have been kept dry, the seeds will keep well. If the seeds get wet, however, they will start to germinate, and will no longer be good to eat. Seeds that are cracked or open should not be eaten. Favorite Links: http://www.ext.colostate.edu/pubs/garden/07221.html...
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This note was uploaded on 10/20/2011 for the course HTM 250 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at UMass (Amherst).
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