How to use Beet in a sentence
Sugar beet is extensively grown to supply the sugar factories.
Berlin is a flourishing manufacturing town, and contains a beet sugar refinery, automobile, leather, furniture, shirt and collar, felt, glove, button and rubber factories.
The beet sugar, fruit and other agricultural products of the surrounding and tributary section were valued in 1906 at about $20,000,000.
Beet is chiefly grown as feeding stuff for cattle, and not for sugar.
Potatoes, hemp, turnips, hops, tobacco and beet are also extensively grown, the latter, in connexion with the sugar industry, showing each year a larger return.Advertisement
Beet is extensively grown.
It occurs in beet juice.
The city's principal manufactures are beet sugar, barrels and other cooperage products, wagons, carriages, sleighs and agricultural implements.
These studies indicate a greater removal of potash by fodder beet in practice than existing standards allow for.
In cold areas start spinach and spinach beet off in pots under glass.Advertisement
Sow seed of perpetual spinach (leaf beet) to provide a useful crop from October through until April.
Also for the winter, and growing well, are purple sprouting broccoli and sea kale beet.
July 22 nd 1869 Mr Duncan of Lavenham sugar beet factory has given five silver cups to be competed for in different classes.
Our brewer's yeast is grown on sugar beet molasses, which partially accounts for it's good taste.
Feed succulent food, eg soaked sugar beet pulp, to encourage water intake.Advertisement
Three crops are involved - sugar beet, oilseed rape and fodder maize - all modified to be herbicide resistant.
Although it uses sugar beet as a case study, most of the topics will be familiar to farmers of other crops.
Crops include sugar beet, potatoes, grain, grapes, tobacco, flax, hemp and wine.
It is due to start production in early 2007 and will process sugar beet into bioethanol.
This is a lot more efficient and cost-effective than trying to kill them in conventional sugar beet or other spring crop.Advertisement
The contract with British Sugar was in an instant rendered as worthless as toilet paper and the beet growers lost thousands of pounds.
Wheat, barley, oats, beans, clover and other leguminous plants, turnips, sugar beet, mange's, potatoes and grass crops have thus been experimented upon.
The constant use of chicory for coffee, and of woad for indigo, was apt to produce a reaction in favour of a humdrum peaceful policy; and yet, by a recent imperial decree, Frenchmen had the prospect of seeing the use of the new and imperfectly made beet sugar enforced from the 1st of January 1813, after which date all cane sugar was excluded as being of British origin.
In Great Britain in 1910 the cultivation of beet for sugar was being seriously undertaken in Essex, as the result of careful consideration during several years.
The list of genetically improved plants also includes potatoes, flax, rice, sugar beet, wheat, chicory and faster ripening tomatoes.Advertisement
Drought is a major cause of loss of sugar beet yield in the UK.
They also get bowls of grated sugar beet soaked with warm water and other special feed.
Both viruses cause significant yield losses to the UK sugar beet crop.
For the first time, sugar beet farmers in eastern England were presented with the prospect of reform of the EU import regime.
Molassed sugar beet feed, a high energy animal feed, is also produced in quantity at Allscott.Advertisement
The trials conducted in 2004 showed that plant stands of sugar beet from untreated seed increased considerably where methiocarb slug baits were used.
His skin flushed beet red and he started yelling before his anger escalated into a true homicidal rage.
Other parts of the ancient world used strawberries and beet juice to obtain a healthy glow.
Turnip and beet greens, offal, feet and heads were given to the slaves for use as food.
So cane sugar nutritional yeast is most likely nutritional yeast grown on pure cane sugar, rather than a mixture of cane sugar and (beet) molasses, or just molasses.Advertisement
One cup of beet pieces has only about 60 calories, yet it offers impressive amounts of fiber and vitamins.
Thin strips of raw beet are much easier to eat than cubes or chunks.
Grated beet strips add flavor, color, and moisture to a dish.
Always drink beet juice in moderation and combine it with another fresh juice; too much beet juice can be overpowering.
Each process does leech some nutrients, but the beet is a veritable nutritional powerhouse to begin with, so a certain degree of deterioration doesn't negate the vegetable's positive properties.Advertisement
Cilian Beet (Beta) - B. cicla variegata is a variety of common Beet, the leaves being more than 3 feet long, vivid in color, their midribs varying from dark waxy orange to vivid crimson.
Other varieties of the common Beet are misused in the garden for the sake of their dark colors, but no artistic flower gardening is possible where such vegetables out of place are used.
You can use half carrot and half beet juice to add red highlights to brown hair or to brighten up auburn shades.
When people with fructose intolerance ingest fructose or sucrose (cane or beet sugar, table sugar), complicated chemical changes occur in the body due to the absence of the enzyme needed to process these sugars.
Foods rich in calcium include almonds, swiss cheese, collards, sardines and salmon with bones, spinach, ice cream, kale, beet greens, cheddar cheese, molasses, oysters, milk, and broccoli.Advertisement
In order to make any of the standard recipes for pickled eggs in pickled beet juice, you first need some pickled beets juice.
Some people like to peel the eggs before putting them into the jar of beet juice, but I like to leave the shells on.
The eggs not only absorb the color from the beet juice but also take some of the flavor from the marinade as well.
Annatto seed, beet, calendula petals, carrot, and parsley can all be added to basic soaps as natural colorants.
In 2010, the magazine Natural Health awarded Burt's Bees' Grapefruit & Sugar Beet Shampoo as the year's best, most natural, and healthiest shampoo for humans, as well as the environment.Advertisement
For a strikingly colorful, yet simple dish, try orange and beet salad.
The cafe's signature juices include beet, carrot, ginger, lemon, apple and garlic.
Boost your vitamin intake with juices featuring such interesting mixes as kale and beet or cucumber, parsley and celery.
Or consider the roasted beet salad with avocado and watercress.
The lunch and dinner menu changes with the seasons, generally offering soup, salad, small plate and entrée selections, such as beet penne, salmon, crab cakes, lobster, duck, steak, and a burger.
In the town of Raymond is a large beet sugar manufactory, and in the vicinity great quantities of beets are grown by irrigation.
Of all the cane grown, an amount between one-sixth and one-quarter - and that the best - must be reserved for seed every other year, and this is a great handicap to the state in competing with other cane regions and with the sugar beet.
A comparatively low cost of labour, the fact that labour is not, as in the days of slavery, that of unintelligent blacks but of intelligent free labourers, the centralized organization and modern methods that prevail on the plantations, the remarkable fertility of the soil (which yields 5 or 6 crops on good soil and with good management, without replanting), and the proximity of the United States, in whose markets Cuba disposes of almost all her crop, have long enabled her to distance her smaller West Indian rivals and to compete with the bounty-fed beet.
If by this process a more perfect defecation and purification of the juice is obtained, it will no doubt be highly beneficial to the cane p lanter, though no great economy in lime can be effected, because but very little is used in a cane factory in comparison with the amount used in a beet factory.
Exportation had long ceased, partly owing to the bountied competition of beet sugar, and partly because the people had become able to afford the consumption of a greater quantity than they produced; and German and Austrian sugars were pouring into the country to supply the deficiency.
When, in April 1908, Mr Asquith became premier, and Mr Lloyd George chancellor of the exchequer, the sugar convention The world's trade in cane and beet sugar in tons avoirdupois at decennial periods from 1840 to 1870, inclusive, and yearly from 1871 to 1901 inclusive, with the percentage of beet sugar and the average price per cwt.
Quantities of raw and refined cane and beet sugar in tons avoirdupois imported into the United Kingdom in 1870 and in 1875, and yearly from 1880 to 1901 inclusive, with the consumption per head of the population in lb and the price per cwt.
The cane and beet sugar crops of the world for 1909-1910, with the average of the crops fdr the seven preceding years from 1902-1903.
The Rhine valley is in great part fertile, yielding good crops of potatoes, cereals (including maize), sugar beet, hops, tobacco, flax, hemp and products of oleaginous plants.
The potato crop in 1907 was 13,398,000 bushels, valued at $9,647,000, and the sugar beet, first introduced during the last decade of the 19th century, gave promise of becoming one of the most important crops.
It consists of rice, varieties of millet and sorghum, of maize, Phaseolus Mungo, tobacco, beet, turnips, &c. The loftier regions have but one harvest.
From 1899 to 1904 a countervailing duty was imposed on bounty-fed beet sugar.
These figures when compared with those in years before the beet and bounty-fed sugar had entered into severe competition with cane sugar, show how greatly the island had thereby suffered.
In 1900 the chief crops were oats, barley, rye, wheat, potatoes, hay, beet (for sugar), flax and oil-yielding plants.
Stock ranches, tobacco plantations, and hay and grain farms, average from Boo to 530 acres, and counteract the tendency of dairy farms, beet plantations, orchards, vegetable gardens and nurseries to lower the size of the farm unit still further.
The production of beet sugar is relatively important, as more of it was produced in Colorado in 1905 than in any other state; in 1906 334,386,000 lb (out of a grand total for the United States of 967,224,000 lb) were manufactured here; the value of the product in 1905 was $7,198,982, being 29.2% of the value of all the beet sugar produced in the United States in that year.'
The sugar beet has been added to the productions of Chile, and with it the manufacture on a small scale of beet sugar.
In1903-1904the cultivation of sugar beets and the manufacture of beet sugar were undertaken, and manufacturing establishments for that purpose were installed at Idaho Falls and Blackfoot (Bingham county), at Sugar, or Sugar City (Fremont county), a place built up about the sugar refineries, and at Nampa, Canyon county.
In 1906 between 57,000,000 and 64,000,000 lb of beet sugar were refined in the state.
The principal vegetables cultivated are potatoes, onions, mangold and beet, beans and peas.
It has extended along the Arkansas valley from the Colorado beet district and into the north-western counties.
In 1909 14,000 acres of sugar beets were harvested and 34,34 0, 000 lb of sugar were manufactured in the four beet sugar factories in the state.
The area, however, under green crops - potatoes, turnips, mangel-wurzel, beet, cabbage, &c., shows during the same period a much less marked decline - only some 300,000 acres.
Not the least of the anxieties of the colonial office during this period was the situation in the West Indies, where the canesugar industry was being steadily undermined by the European bounties given to exports of continental beet; and though the government restricted themselves to attempts at removing the bounties by negotiation and to measures for palliating the worst effects in the West Indies, Mr Chamberlain made no secret of his repudiation of the Cobden Club view that retaliation would be contrary to the doctrines of free trade, and he did his utmost to educate public opinion at home into understanding that the responsibilities of the mother country are not merely to be construed according to the selfish interests of a nation of consumers.
The chief crops are corn (especially wheat), fruit, vegetables, potatoes, beet, tobacco, flax, linseed and hops.
By the time they reached the stairs, Elisabeth's face colored beet red and she avoided Sarah and Connor's amused gazes.
The GM beet was tolerant to glyphosate, the GM maize and oilseed rape were tolerant to glufosinate ammonium.
For example the makers of silver spoon sugar have decided not to use genetically modified sugar beet.
We're delighted to be able to continue growing sugar beet on our farms.
On an average scenarios with genetically modified herbicide tolerant sugar beet led in an increased gross margin.
Over-wintering of transgenic sugar beet was found to be a source for dispersal of transgenic pollen  .
Results of the UK Farm Scale Evaluations indicate that herbicide tolerant GM beet had more impacts on biodiversity than conventional beet  .
Similarly, a rotary cutter has been developed to remove the flower heads of bolted weed beet growing in sugar beet crops.
In agriculture, margin was adversely impacted in wheat based animal feeds but improved in sugar beet based ruminant feeds.
Holland is a grain and fruit shipping centre, and among its manufactures are furniture, leather, grist mill products, iron, beer, pickles, shoes, beet sugar, gelatine, biscuit (Holland rusk), electric and steam launches, and pianos.
Under the conditions of free labour, the development of railways abroad, the improvement of machinery both in cane and beet producing countries, the general competition of the beet, and the fall of prices, it was impossible for the Cuban industry to survive without radical betterment of methods.
Apart from the sugar-cane and the beet, which are dealt with in detail below, a brief reference need only be made here to maple sugar, palm sugar and sorghum sugar.
Beet sugar is also largely manufactured, and the inhabitants of the Black Forest have long been celebrated for their dexterity in the manufacture of wooden ornaments and toys, musical boxes and organs.
Fremont is situated in a good agricultural region; oil and natural gas abound in the vicinity; and the city has various manufactures, including boilers, electro-carbons, cutlery, bricks, agricultural implements, stoves and ranges, safety razors, carriage irons, sash, doors, blinds, furniture, beet sugar, canned vegetables, malt extract, garters and suspenders.
Propagate all sorts of pot-herbs, and attend to the hoeing and thinning of spinach, onions, turnips, carrots, beet, &c. Earth up cabbages, cauliflower, peas, beans and early potatoes.
In1907-1908all the sugar produced from cane grown in the United States came from Louisiana (335,000 long tons) and Texas (12,000 tons); in the same year cane sugar from Hawaii amounted to 420,000 tons, from Porto Rico to 217,000 tons and from the Philippines to 135,000 tons; and the total yield of beet sugar from the United States was 413,954 tons.
The slices so blown up, or elevated, are passed through a mill which expels the surplus water, and are then pressed into cakes and dried until they hold about 12% of water and 88% of beet fibre.
Metamorphosis.It has already been pointed out that each kind of member of the body may present a variety of forms. For example, a stem may be a tree-trunk, or a twining stem, or a tendril, or a thorn, or a creeping rhizome, or a tuber; a leaf may be a green foliage-leaf, or a scale protecting a bud, or a tendril, or a pitcher, or a floral leaf, either sepal, petal, stamen or carpel (sporophyll); a root may be a fibrous root, or a swollen tap-root like that of the beet or the turnip. All these various forms are organs discharging some special function, and are examples of what Wolff called modification, and Goethe metamorphosis.
About 1760 the Berlin apothecary Marggraff obtained in his laboratory, by means of alcohol, 6.2% of sugar from a white variety of beet and 4.5% from a red variety.
At the present day, thanks to the careful study of many years, the improvements of cultivation, the careful selection of seed and suitable manuring, especially with nitrate of soda, the average beet worked up contains 7% of fibre and 93% of juice, and yields in Germany 12.79% and in France 11.6% of its weight in sugar.
Cane sugar has been known for many centuries; milk sugar was obtained by Fabrizio Bartoletti in 1615; and in the middle of the 18th century Marggraf found that the sugars yielded by the beet, carrot and other roots were identical with cane sugar.
Under the bounty system, by which the protectionist countries of Europe stimulated the beet sugar industry by bounties on exports, the production of sugar in bounty-paying countries was encouraged and pushed far beyond the limits it could have reached without state aid.
The processes of evaporation and concentration are carried on as they are in a cane sugar factory, but with this advantage, that the beet solutions are freer from gum and glucose than those obtained from sugar-canes, and are therefore easier to cook.
In some factories for refining sugar made from beet or canes this system of carbonatation is used, and enables the refiner to work with syrups distinctly alkaline and to economize a notable amount of animal charcoal.