What is Guar?






GUAR (CyamopsisPsolaroides D.C.) is an annual plant of the leguminosae family, widely cultivated under semi arid conditions in the Indo Pak Subcontinent, the Guar Seed contains about 45 % Protein, which is sold as GUAR MEAL, high protein animal feed stuff.



GUAR (CROSS SECTION)


GUAR SEED HUSK :
ENDOSPERM:
PROTEIN:
18 21 %
35 %
44 %


Water Insoluble Sheath Cells Consist Of


Protein:
Mannogalactan:
Cellulosics, Water etc.:
25 %
50 %
25 %


WHAT WE PRODUCE FROM GUAR?


Guar Seed is used as raw material at NGI, which is processed to produce different type of products which are as follows:


  • GUAR GUM SPLITS
  • GUAR GUM POWDER
  • GUAR MEAL