Scientific Name : Panicum miliaceum
Common Name : Cheena (Hindi), Barri (Hindi), Baragu (Kannada), Vari (Marati), Panivaragu (Tamil) Mawele (Swahili), Millet blanc (French)
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ICRISAT GeneBank conserves 849 proso millet germplasm accessions from various countries. Browse the list of accessions in ICRISAT GeneBank
Proso millet is domesticated in China and Europe and distributed in India, China, Japan, Russia, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Turkey, Mongolia, Romania, USA [1, 2, 3, 4] Proso millet is a relatively low demanding crop and diseases aren’t known. That’s why Proso millet is often used in organic farming systems in Europe and as an intercrop in USA 
For more details on proso millet germplasm resources, genomic resources, refer the publication : Genetic and genomic resources, and breeding for accelerating improvement of small millets: current status and future interventions. Nucleus (2020) by Vetriventhan, M., Azevedo, V.C.R., Upadhyaya, H.D. et al.
Proso Millet With Husk
Proso Millet Without Husk
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 Hunt HV, Campana MG, Lawes MC, Park Y-J, Bower MA, Howe CJ, et al. Genetic diversity and phylogeography of broomcorn millet (Panicum miliaceum L.) across Eurasia. Mol Ecol. 2011;20:4756–71.
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 Nutritional and Health benefits of Millets by Dayakar Rao B., Bhaskarachary K., Arlene Christina G.D., Sudha Devi G., Vilas, A. Tonapi, 2017, ICAR_Indian Institute of Millets Research (IIMR)