Oilseeds are thoroughly prepared to convert into a suitable shape for effective extraction and pressing to get maximum yield with good quality and minimum utility consumption. Preparation of oilseeds includes various processes:
  • Seed cleaning to remove foreign particles and trap metals
  • Dehulling to remove hulls and increase the protein content of the meal
  • Cracking to break seeds, cooking to adjust the moisture content
  • Flaking to rupture the cell and loosen oil from the cells
  • Expanding to increase the surface area of oil-bearing material leads to enhanced extraction.
Depending on the oil-bearing material, different extraction methods are then proposed, like solvent extraction, mechanical extraction or speciality extraction.

Kumar's Oilseeds processes

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