The study was undertaken by five organisations and led by the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT).
Millet is touted as one of the most nutritious grains that are an excellent immunity booster.
Being a very versatile ingredient, millet could be used to make countless interesting dishes.
The Indian Mission to the UN distributed the savoury snack 'murukku' made of millets to the diplomats at the UN ahead of the voting on the resolution along with information on the benefits of millets.
Millet Idli made using Foxtail Millet (Thina in Malayalam), Lentil, Fenugreek seed etc. is not only a great alternative to rice Idli but tastes exactly like it.
This instant dosa made with millet and quinoa is packed with essential nutrients and is free of gluten. Check out the recipe.
Most importantly, this tasty health mix helps increase bodyweight in a healthy way. Here is how you can make the health mix at home.
Millets are storehouses of amino acids and iron that increases the haemoglobin count and improves the immunity power of the body.
Korangatti is a unique breakfast dish prepared using the finger millet.
As the fat content is significantly low in millet, it is an excellent grain that can be included in the diet of those who are trying to lose weight.