Are dried edible seeds of leguminous plants grown forconsumption. Pulses grow in pods and come in a variety of shapes, sizes andcolors. They have been part of human diet for centuries. Production ofchickpea, lentils, beans dates back to 7000bc-8000bc.

 

Pulses are part of dishes in cuisines across the globe - inhummus of Middle East, dals of India, kidney beans in Mexican to name afew. They are popular due to their nutritional value, longer shelf life and economic prices.

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