Dual purpose safflower seed: Produces drying oil for the paint industry and seed meal for livestock and poultry feed
P. F. Knowles, Experiment Station, Davis.
California Agriculture 3(2):11-16. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v003n02p11.
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Safflower seed oil is a useful type of drying oil and its principal use has been in the paint and varnish industry where it competes directly with linseed oil. Its nonyellowing properties would make it appear to be superior to linseed oil for some interior finishes.
P. F. Knowles is Assistant Professor of Agronomy and Assistant Agronomist in the Experiment Station, Davis.
The above progress report is based upon Research Project No. 1041.