Niger Seed
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  • Niger seed which is known by its Botanical name Guizotia abyssinica and has yellow, daisy-like flowers, thistle has pink to purple ball-shaped flower heads that consist of many spine-tipped bracts.
  • Niger seed attracts goldfinches and tits quickly.
  • Properties includes which has tonic-releasing properties and is terrifically
  • Feeding Niger seed all-year-round is a proven way to help increase the numbers of goldfinches.
  • Niger (Nyjer) seed also known as Thistle seed. In Ethiopia 50-60% of the edible oil requirement for domestic consumption is obtained from Niger seed.
  • It is also used in the making of soap and as carrier of scent in perfume industry.
  • Farmers grow Niger seed, sometimes called thistle seed or Nyjer seed, for use as an oil source and human consumption.
  • A tiny, black birdseed cultivated in Asia and Africa that is high in calories and oil content, loved by finches and other wild birds.
  • Cultivation is  primarily for valuable oil which is used in foods, paints, soaps, and as a illuminant.
  • Niger seed has been marketed for bird food for about 40 years and is the only major ingredient of
    wild bird food imported into the US.
  • In Ethiopia, it is cultivated on water logged soils where most crops fail to grow but Niger contributes a great deal to soil conservation.
  • India is the most important country accounting for 50% of Niger area and its production.


  • Niger Seeds-Specification.
  • General Description-Niger.
  • Niger Thistle or Nyjer Seed.
  • Birds that eat Nyjer.
  • Top 5 things to know about Niger  Seed.
  • Niger thistle seed for wild bird seed.
  • How to grow & harvest Niger Seeds.


  • Niger Seeds-99% Purity.
  • Niger Seed for Wild Birds 12.5Kg.


  • Introduction of Niger Seed Production in Northern Thailand.
  • Production of Niger Seed Oil.
  • Genetic Diversity of Niger Seed.


  • Niger or Thistle Seed Bird Feeder.


  • Guidelines of heat treatment facilities for Niger Seed for export to USA.


  • Niger Seed Oil Press Machine.

Equipment Suppliers

  • Supplier1 from India.
  • Supplier2 from India.


  • Niger Seed: Speciality Grain Opportunity for Midwestern US.

Company Profile

  • Company1 from India.
  • Company2 from India.
  • Company3 from India.
  • Company4 from India.
  • Company5 from India.
  • Company from Gujarat.
  • Company from Chattisgarh.
  • Company from Orissa.
  • Company from Maharashtra.
  • Indian Exporter.


  • Suppliers from India.
  • Supplier from Rajasthan.
  • Supplier from UK.
  • Indian Supplier.
  • Exports of Niger Seed.
  • Whole Sale Suppliers of Niger Seed.
  • Supplier from Rajasthan.


  • Self Fertility & Autogamy in Niger.
  • Maximizing Seed Yield and quality in Niger.
  • Plant Population influences Niger Seed Yield.
  • Proximate Neutral Lipid Composition of Niger Seed.
  • Influence of  Sowing dates on production of seed yield in Niger.


  • Improved Niger Seeds generate better livelihoods.
  • Impact of Honey Bee pollination on seed production of Niger.


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