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LOS ANGELES, Oct.
At the World Cowpea Research Conference, crop experts embrace one of agriculture's oldest legumes -- prized for protein and resilience to hot, dry climates -- as food for people, livestock and astronauts.
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Cowpea, a protein-rich legume crop, is immensely important in many parts of the world, particularly drought-prone regions of Africa and Asia, where it plays a central role in the diet and economy of hundreds of millions of people.
The cowpea or black-eyed pea, as it is more commonly known, is a New Year's tradition for good luck. But disease and particularly aphids, which can wreck a crop within a few a days, are especially bad luck for the cowpea, according to scientists.
Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie says her band will open for U2 at five U.S. shows. The Peas frontwoman said opening for U2 would be a challenge, given the length and success of the Irish rockers' careers, InTouch reported online Friday. It's going to be amazing, Fergie said.
CBS said Friday it has partnered with The Black Eyed Peas to feature its as-yet-unreleased single I Gotta Feeling to promote the U.S.
In order to help about 200 million people in west and central Africa, a research team is hoping to increase the drought- and disease-resistance of the black-eyed pea, also known as the cowpea.
By Craig Rosen LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - For much of their show Thursday at the Greek, the Black Eyed Peas strutted around the stage like the hip-hop/pop version of the Fantastic Four.
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