alfalfa sprout

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n alfalfa sprout sprouted alfalfa seeds
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Usage

In literature:

I went to the alfalfa field to see if the seed had sprouted.
"The Fat of the Land" by John Williams Streeter
It has thus become incorporated with the soil, and many weed seeds in it will have sprouted before sowing the alfalfa.
"Clovers and How to Grow Them" by Thomas Shaw
We might even consider a real grown-up meal for a change, no alfalfa sprouts.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

Toledo-area customers will have to look a little harder to buy alfalfa and bean sprouts following an announcement Friday that Kroger Co. Will stop selling those produce items because of potential food safety risks.
Winn-Dixie is recalling some LEASA Living alfalfa sprouts because they may have potentially been exposed to salmonella.
Authorities say, contaminated alfalfa sprouts may have sickened nearly 90 people nationwide - including some right here in Pennsylvania.
San Diego County Department of Environmental Health is investigating three illnesses that match a Salmonella outbreak linked to three brands of alfalfa sprouts.
Government health officials are telling people to avoid eating raw alfalfa sprouts, because they could be contaminated with a strain of salmonella.
Michigan is warning against eating raw alfalfa sprouts until investigators have more information about the origin of sprouts that infected people with salmonella.
Alfalfa Sprouts Now a Culprit of Salmonella.
Just as the danger of tainted peanut butter has finally subsided, another salmonella outbreak -- but this time Nebraska health officials say alfalfa sprouts are the culprit.
The recall, the latest involving sprouts , affects Banner Mountain's alfalfa, clover, alfalfa-broccoli and mixed sprouts distributed to wholesalers and retail stores in California.
Try alfalfa and clover sprouts .
Alfalfa sprouts because they may be contaminated with salmonella.
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