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Welcome to  International Journal of Economic Plants

International Journal of Economic Plants, a peer-reviewed international quarterly publication, focuses widely on original knowledge and research on the native plants for human use, social life and customs. It aims on recovery of ethnic knowledge related to biota, native wild and unutilized crop species; grossly not only to recover economic plants for various human and animal uses, but also suggest research lines. The area of the journal broadly covers on forestry and allied sciences and their utilities; wood anatomy, paper pulp, fibre and allied fibres, textile technology, medicinal plant chemistry, pharmacognosy, pharmacology, economic fungus, mushroom, vegetable and horticultural crops etc. It depicts the rich relationship between plants and people encompassing the potential utilities of plants in relevance to environmental and public health policies, inter-disciplinary research strategy globally.

Full Research

Assessment of Fodder Production Potential of Lucerne (Medicago sativa L.,) Genotypes for Sustainable Live stock Production

T. Shashikala, R. Susheela, R. V. T. Balazzii Naaiik, M. Shanti, B. Murali and V. Chandrika

Keywords : Lucerne, genotypes, livestock, fodder production, green fodder, dry fodder, crude protein

  • Published Online : 28 Nov 2017
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Farmers’ Appraisal of the Selected Financial Schemes for Rural Development by National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), Shimla District, Himachal Pradesh

Aditi Chauhan, Piyush Mehta and Krishan Kumar Raina

Keywords : Financial requirement, Agriculture, Farmer’s appraisal, NABARD, Policy restructuring

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Assessment of Genetic Diversity in Finger millet (Eleusine coracana L.) through Multivariate Analysis Approach

Harshal E. Patil, B. K. Patel and Savankumar N. Patel

Keywords : Principal component analysis, cluster analysis, Finger millet, genetic diversity

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Estimation of Water Use Efficiency and Economics of Potato Varieties under different Methods of Irrigation

Joy Kumar Dey, Lala I. P. Ray

Keywords : SPD, WUE, economics, irrigation methods, potato varieties

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Short Research

Evaluation of Frontline Demonstrations on Weed Management in Groundnut 

Ch. Pragathi Kumari

Keywords : Groundnut, economics, gap analysis, grain yield, technology gap

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Review Article

Forage Resources of Telangana State and Research Technology for Enhancing Fodder Production

T. Shashikala, R. Susheela, R. Balazzii Naaiik, M. Shanti, K. B. Sunitha Devi, V. Chandrika, and B. Murali

Keywords : Livestock, Fodder, Technology, Telangana, Production

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Multifarious Uses of Castor (Ricinus communis L.)

A. V. Ramanjaneyulu, G. Anudradha, M. Venkata Ramana, A. Vishnu Vardhan Reddy and N. Madana Gopal

Keywords : Biofuel, castor, diversified uses

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Essential Oils as Phytogenic Feed Additive: Potential Benefits on Environment, Livestock Health and Production 

Avijit Dey, S. S. Misra, S. S. Dahiya, A. K. Balhara, Krishan Kumar, A. K. Das, R. K. Singh, Kiran Attri, and Jose A Imaz 

Keywords : Environment, essential oils, feed additive, health, phytogenic

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Organic Farming in India: Present Status, Challenges and Technological Break Through

A. K. Barik

DOI : Ecofriendly, economic, organic farming, yield

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Review Article

Conservation Agriculture for Managing Degraded Lands and Advancing Food Security in North Eastern Region of India

Anup Das, Subhash Babu, Jayanta Layek, M. Thoi Thoi Devi, R. Krishnappa, P. K. Ghosh, N. Prakash and S. V. Ngachan

Keywords : Conservation agriculture, degraded land, environmental sustainability, food security

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