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Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants (In 2 Volumes)

Sanyat Misra (Author) Sanjay Misra (Author) R.L. Misra (Author) Ors. (Author)

In modern time, there is high demand of Herbs and Medicinal Plants as seasoning of food and as remedy against various diseases because allopathic medicine have various side effects. In this book, nearly all the major related plants have been dealt with. Most people are not aware about these plants so keeping these things in view this book has been written. Regarding spices also, though Indian people are much aware but they do not exactly know about their growing. The Horticulture is now not confined only to Vegetables, Fruits and Flowers as various other disciplines such as Plantation Crops, Medicinal Plants, Spices, Aromatic Plants, etc. have also been added here. And in Agricultural Research Services (ARS) exams too, there are various questions from among these so at M.Sc. and Ph.D levels, courses on these lines have been developed in various Agricultural Universities, that is why a book like Herb, Spices and Medicinal Plants as a ready reckoner has been prepared to help the students preparing for their exams. This book is not helpful only to students but also to those amateurs who wish them growing in their backyards, to development officers to maintain such a corner in the gardens, to scientists who teach these to students.

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About the authors

Sanyat Misra

Sanyat Misra was born on 20th February, 1974 in Shimla (H.P.). He is a forestry graduate from U.A.S., Bangalore, and M.Sc. (Ag.) in Horticulture with specialization in floriculture from G.B. Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Pantnagar. He is at the verge of completing his Ph.D. programme in floriculture in the Department of Floriculture & Landscaping, Dr. Y.S. Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry, Nauni, Solan 173230 (H.P.). He has been a brilliant student throughout and a voracious workers and has more than 20 publications to his credit even at this age.

R.L. Misra

Dr. R.L. Misra was born on 15th May, 1946 in a village in Pratapgarh district of U.P. In recognition of his expertise and hard work he got selected for the post of Principal Scientist in the Division of Floriculture & Landscaping, IARI, New Delhi – 110012. Having specialization in Floriculture both at M.Sc as well as Ph.D. level he worked all through on flowers and has vast experience of over 34 years working in the hills as well as in the plains, and dealing with almost all the commonly grown flowers. He is a well renowned floriculture scientist whose work on gladiolus is acclaimed worldwide. He developed 23 gladiolus varieties/hybrids, as many more hybrids are under pre-release testing. HE has been associated with all the seven P.G. Courses on Floriculture in the discipline of Horticulture in IARI, New Delhi. Four M.Sc. and 7 Ph.D. students got their Degrees under his chairmanship on various aspects of floriculture and landscaping, and 5 students are working under him at present for their degrees. He has been on Advisory Committees of many students of other disciplines. To his credit, he has 290 publications (research 135, symposium papers 53, review articles 13 and popular articles 89) in national and international journals, in addition to two books and 38 book chapters / bulletins / leaflets. Apart from being an active and dedicated scientist and teacher in floriculture, he has been also committed and dedicated in running the Journal of Ornamental Horticulture for the last 10 years (10 volumes) i.e. from second issue of volume * (1993) to New Series Vo. V (2002). Dr. Misra designed and edited the journal and proceedings of Abstracts of both the symposia held inj 1999 and 2002. In the recent past, he was made officer-in-charge of Indo-Israel Project on Hi-Tech Horticulture to revamp its functioning.

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Title Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants (In 2 Volumes)
Format Hardcover
Date published: 08.02.2023
Edition 1st ed.
Language: English
isbn 9789354617065
length 1042p.,