There is Global concern on shrinking food base depending on a meager three crops-wheat, rice and maize-.New Crops are to be encouraged to fit into the changing food habits, life styles and above all climate change. Underutilized Horticultural Crops are getting attention world around. The High Impact Journal HortScience reviewed vol. II Underutilized and Underexploited Horticultural Crops and reported its global value. The series projects the nutritional values, ecological compatibility, fitness to ecological niches and above all optimum uses of natural resources like water, energy, space and time. Volume 4 deals with edible plant foods in Africa, African Leafy Vegetables, Amaranths, Chilies, Annual Drumstick, Clove bean, Cluster bean, Curry leaf, Ivy Gourd, Snap melon, Sweet Gourd, Teasles Gourd, Tree borne vegetables, Fruits of North Eastern Region, Dragon Fruit, Wood apple, Strobilanthes, Seed Spices, Yam bean and Trees for Energy. Twenty chapters in the 4th volume are compiled by the Eminent Scientists in the respective crops. The volume 4 envisages a world free from hunger and under nutrition and full of health and wellness.... 0.5% mono crotophos Hairy catter pillars (Amsacta moorei) Voracious feeding on vegetation Mass trapping, manual picking, ... White flies (Bemisia (abaci) Sucking pest Dimethoate 30 EC @ 250 ml Thrips (Ayyaria chactophora) Sucking pest ... Affected plants will not produce pods and break easily Nodule formation is also affected Soil amendment with FYM or plant leaf residues no 2930 90 BO 70 3?
|Title||:||Underutilized and Underexploited Horticultural Crops:|
|Publisher||:||New India Publishing - 2008-01-01|