Mung beans are an excellent source of vital nutrients.
Mung dal is held to have a balancing effect on all three doshas.
Other crops grown include groundnuts, cowpeas, mung beans, and corn.
Mung dal is yellow split beans made by splitting green mung beans and discarding the green husk.
The pulses mung, urd and moth are grown generally in the autumn alone, or in combination with millets; and gram, alone or in combination with wheat and barley, is an important spring crop. Sugar-cane, indigo, poppy and tobacco are locally important; and a little tea is grown in the submontane districts of Almora Garhwal and Dehra Dun.
With bean sources throughout the world, Balducci's offers exotic, hard-to-find types like adzuki, Chana Dal, flageolet and whole mung beans as well as more common green lentils, cannellini and pinto beans.
Included with the kit is your first supply of three different types of seeds: broccoli sprout, mung bean and zesty mix.
The most popular type of sprouting seeds and beans are alfalfa, buckwheat, mung beans, green peas, soybeans, pinto beans, sunflowers and radishes.
This kit comes with alfalfa, radish, broccoli and mustard seeds, as well as mung bean.
Many common seeds such as alfalfa or mung are easy to find, but others like broccoli sprouts or radish sprouts might be a bit more difficult to procure.