White Oats

                      General, Cultivation,Processing, Patent, Consultants, Company Profiles, Reports, Market                                                                Primary Information Services                                                   Home. Ordering Information. Contact

Information @ a Glance


  • The common oat plant (Avena sativa) is a species of cereal grain grown for its seed, which is known by the same name.
  • While oats are suitable for human consumption as oatmeal and rolled oats, one of the most common uses is as livestock feed.
  • Oats are generally considered "healthy", or a health food, being touted commercially as nutritious.
  • Oats are sown in the spring or early summer, as soon as the soil can be worked.
  • Oat is the only cereal containing a globulin or legume-like protein, avenalin, as the major (80%) storage protein.


  • Oats can also be cultivated for green fodder as well as for seed, also in summer in Dhunche, Rasuwa (1950 m).
  • In high altitude areas of about 3500-3800 m, the aim would be to cultivate oats as a summer fodder for hay production, to feed the ruminants in winter.
  • The cultivation of oats in summer in particular sites/locations for particular use and to address a particular farming system needs to be done, with some specific oat cultivars.


  • Oats are taken into the mill at harvest time from a select registered panel of local growers.
  • The oats are then dried and safely stored until needed. When the oats enter the Milling process, there are five distinct stages to this process:Cleaning, drying and grading,Dehulling and cleaning., Groats to pinhead, Pinhead to oatlets.,Packaging and distribution.
  • When the oats enter the milling process, they are cleaned, taking off straws, stones and weed seeds and are then sent through a stream of air to remove any dust or light grains that would be unsuitable for milling.
  • The product is then automatically weighed, dropped in its packet, the packet is then pressed down, folded and sealed.
  • White Oats are made from high quality natural oat grain imported from the best oat producing regions of the world.
  • Oats Markets, Inc. is a nationwide chain of natural and organic foods markets in the U.S. and Canada with annual sales of more than $1 billion.
  • The world's leading oats producer is the Commonwealth of Independent States, which far outpaces the United States, Canada, the European Community, Australia and Poland.
  • The United States now grows about 300 million bushels of oats annually, down dramatically from the 1.5 billion bushels grown as recently as 1955.
  • The world oat market is strongly influenced by the market for coarse grains, particularly
    the US market for corn.
  • The world oat market is strongly influenced by the market for coarse grains, particularly
    the US market for corn.
  • The United States, which was a leading exporter of oats as recently as the late 1970s, now imports between 50 million and 80 million bushels of oats each year.

Entrepreneur who wants the informations on "Processing, Technology, Applications, Equipment Suppliers, Market, Reports, Company Profiles" can

Order the CD-ROM Today

Primary Information Services
 21 Murugappan St, SwamyNagar Ext2, 
Ullagaram, Chennai - 600091, India.
 Phone: 91 44 22421080  Email : informer@eth.net
Mobile numbers:9940043898, 9444008898  Fax : 91 44 22423753