Physical parameters Whole Buckwheat (Control) Parboiled buckwheat
(Husked)
Parboiled buckwheat
(Dehusked)
Thickness (mm) 1.79±0.08 1.94±0.01 1.58±0.02
1000 Kernel weight (grams) 23.92±0.20 25.14±0.17 23.20±0.59
True density(kg/m3) 1291±2.08 1310±1.15 1391±1.52
Bulk Density(kg/m3) 768.53±2.52 741.20±1.53 813.71±1.55
Angle of Repose(°) 14 ± 0.57 11±1.00 12  ±1.00
Means and Standard deviation of triplicate values are given. Values within the rows with same super script are not significantly different (P ≤ 0.05).
Table 1: Physical parameters of buckwheat.