cultivation of pomegranate and its uses

BOTANICAL NAME: Punica granatum L
FAMILY: Punicacae
English: Pomegranate
Sanskrit: Dadima
Hindi: Anar
Tamil: Maadhulai
Malayalam: Matalam
Kanada: Daalimbe

DESCRIPTION: Punica granatum L. is a small deciduous tree with smooth, dark grey bark. The thorns are straight, long, pointed and woody. The leaves are narrow and glossy. The flowers are usually scarlet red (occasionally yellow)...

cultivation of curry leaf and its uses

BOTANICAL NAME: Murraya koengii L.
FAMILY: Rutaceae
English: Curry leaf
Sanskrit: Surabhi
Hindi: Katnim, Karipatta
Tamil: Karuvempu
Malayalam: Karivepu Kanada: Karibevu

DESCRIPTION: This is an evergreen shrub, up to 6m with spreading dark green foliage. The leaves of the plant are covered with minute glands and are also strongly aromatic. The plant bears clusters of small white fragrant flowers. Fruits...

cultivation of hibiscus herb and its uses

BOTANICAL NAME: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
FAMILY: Malvaceae
English: Hibiscus, shoe-flower, Chinese rose
Sanskrit: Japapuspa
Hindi: Jasund
Tamil: Semparuthi
Malayalam: Ayamparutti
Kanada: Dasavala

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Greenhouse Farming: Lettuce

Hydroponics ( Name originates from the Greek words hydro, water and ponos, work) is a strategy for developing plants soil .
Physical plants may be developed with their in the mineral supplement arrangement just or in a latent medium, for example, rock, mineral fleece, or coconut husk.

The Four basic lettuces are

1) Leaf Lettuce

The leaf lettuce comes in numerous hues, from emerald green to dim maroon. Surfaces range from adjusted edges to ornaments...

Cultivation Techniques for Melia dubia (malabar neem)

Site elements

The trees develop well in sandy topsoil, red and lateritic soils with a yearly precipitation of 800 mm or more.

Seed accumulation, preparing and Nursery procedures

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Nursery: Seed...



Apricot Production in India

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  • #76
    Seed parts can be squeezed for apricot seed oil subsequent to crushing. The oil can be utilized as a part of

    brilliant cleanser (Amandine cleanser) and toiletries produce or as a fixing in

    human and food creature sustenances (as 'press-cake'). The sweet-smelling embodiments can be

    removed and utilized as a part of nourishments and toiletries. Seeds or parts of the apricot developed in

    focal Asia and around the Mediterranean are sweet to the point that they may be substituted

    for almonds. The Italian alcohol Amaretto and amaretti biscotti are enhanced with concentrate

    of apricot bits instead of almonds. Oil squeezed from these cultivars has been utilized

    as cooking oil.

    Seed frames can be ground and utilized as a part of

    • toiletries (exfoliants)

    • abrasives in business applications: filler for polymers, in cleaning creams,

    grating for cleaning fragile wood and metal surfaces, dental rough

    • can be smoldered at high warmth and utilized as fuel or enacted cha


    • #77
      Should the grower plant a second crop for income?


      • #78
        Spread harvests are every so often planted in apricot ranches; once in a while other agronomic

        line (vegetable, natural item), scavenge or grain items may be interplanted in ranches. Regardless,

        diverse plants will equal apricot trees for water and supplements, reducing yields, common item

        size and tree size. Usage of a spread item, for instance, clover or diverse vegetables, on the other hand, can

        be of point of interest if the spread yield is disked under (melded into the earth) around the end of

        the tempestuous season before water transforms into an obliged resource. This practice grows soil

        productivity and soil structure. Spread items, like weeds, can grow the probability of ice



        • #79
          Why plant a cover crop? for apricots?


          • #80
            Spread items can give a wellspring of compensation in the midst of the establishment time of an

            estate before natural item is made.

            • improved soil tilth

            • extended water attack (winter-creating annuals won't use water the trees need

            additionally, may grow the measure of soil soddenness

            • better soil productivity (grain, oats, triticale, vegetables)

            • weed control

            • decreased soil crumbling.

            • Some spread items, when used as a piece of turn (particular spread item planted consistently)

            can help control soil nematodes. Incredible spread respects use for nematode control

            include: turns of spread yields, for instance, sudangrass, mustard, vetch, and cowpeas.

            • Sandy soil will reinforce a spread yield, for instance, grain or r


            • #81
              what are the Disadvantages of cover crops should also be considered ?


              • #82
                Spread yields can build the peril of ice harm to recently developing clears out

                also, blooms of trees when the harvest is tall and thick.

                o To decrease the danger of ice harm, plant a low-developing spread harvest, yet not

                grasses which can harbor ice bringing about microscopic organisms that can move into the


                • A thick spring spread product might a rich spring spread harvest may prompt additional chestnut

                decay, shot opening, rust, mold, and other contagious illnesses, particularly when the harvest

                is tall, (for example, tall grains and vegetables for instance, faba bean).

                • Summer spread products can build nematode numbers. Perpetual products like

                clovers can utilize an excessive amount of water in the mid year. Plant a winter yearly yield.

                8.4 Suggestions

                • When soil pH is over 8.0 plant grain, doctors, fescues, trefoil, strawberry

                clover, and other soluble adjusted plants.

                • Winter spread yield can be worked into the dirt to enhance soil tilth, nourishment and

                water infiltration

                • For enhanced soil nitrogen, plant vegetables, for example, vetch, peas, chime beans,

                clovers, doctors, and cowpeas

                • to advantage the dirt, the spread harvest must be cut or disced into the dirt.

                Harvest the piece of the plant that can be sold and transform whatever remains of the plant into

                the dirt to prepare and enhance


                • #83
                  The medical advantages of apricots were not generally perceived. Actually, the antiquated Western doctor, Galen, cautioned that apricots were just to be devoured if one heaved soon after. The overall view in Europe until the Renaissance was that natural product was best left as a digestive guide. Today, apricots have various broadly praised medical advantages, dried or new.

                  -The high vitamin An in apricots helps keep up eye wellbeing and decreases the danger of waterfall arrangement. Beta carotenoids found in organic products like apricots additionally deals with the epithelial tissue basic to the wellbeing of organs, bones, teeth and even the endocrine organs.

                  -A recent report distributed in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease found that the cell reinforcements in vitamin C and beta-carotene—of which apricots have in wealth may secure against gentle types of dementia.

                  -Apricots are a high-fiber organic product. A study distributed in the American Heart Association's diary, Stroke, found that each 7 percent increment in day by day fiber utilization lessened the danger of first-time stroke by 7 percent.

                  -A recent report directed at the University of Colorado and distributed in Cancer Prevention Research found that a high fiber eating regimen may deal with the movement of prostate growth.

                  -Interestingly, a recent report distributed in the International Journal of Cosmetic Science found that a compound in apricot part concentrates represses the digestion system of microorganisms in charge of armpit stench, along these lines having conceivable applications as an antiperspirant.

                  -A recent report distributed in Food and Chemical Toxicology shows that apricot bit oil shows cardioprotective advantages.

                  -A recent report distributed in Lipids in Health and Disease uncovers that apricot portions enhanced liver elements of rats with hepatic fibrosis

                  The dialog encompassing apricot portion's medical advantages is combative: In 1971, the US Food and Drug Administration banned the offer of laetrile, a medication produced using the compound actually happening in apricot portions. The association did as such on the grounds of an absence of confirmation viewing its viability as an against growth medication, aggravated with the danger of dangerous cyanide harming. In spite of the fact that laetrile is banned from utilization, conveyance, ownership and remedy in the US, apricot pieces are accessible in wellbeing sustenance store