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A Simple Guide for Growing Organic Mushrooms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Mushrooms are a group of fleshy saprophytic fungi that are found growing on dead organic matter. Over 10,000 species of mushrooms are believed to be found naturally growing in moist, damp forests and soils rich in organic matter throughout the world. Among these, some are edible while others are toxic. A few species of mushrooms are known for their medicinal properties.
Vegetable Part-2: Vegetable Greens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Vegetable greens are complete source of minerals, vitamins and plant chemicals that keeps oneself protected from various diseases. It is advised by all the health practitioners to include green leaves at least once in a day. Green leafy vegetables are also rich in fibers that help in digestion, keeping check on cholesterol and blood pressure.
Vegetable Part-1: Nutritional and Medicinal Value
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Consumption of vegetables in either cooked or boiled or raw form as a salad is a common routine in all the households. Most of the people consume vegetables in order to complete their balanced diet. Various types of vegetables are sold in the market to prepare a number of healthy and relishing dishes. It is also known to most of the people that these vegetables are very rich sources of nutrients.
Organic Production of Pepper, Ginger and Turmeric
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Black pepper is one of the most important spice crops of India. Ginger is one of the important spice crops used for its aromatic and medicinal properties. Ginger is commercially sold in rhizome state. Turmeric, the ‘Indian saffron’ is one of the most important spice crops of India. Its culinary and medicinal merit finds its use in drug, cosmetic and food industry in India.
Organic Production of Some Agronomic Crops
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Basmati rice is known as the King of Rice and is priced for its characteristic long-grain, subtle aroma and delicious taste.Punjab, Haryana and Western Uttar Pradesh are traditional basmati rice growing areas. Cotton plays a dominant role in the Indian agricultural and industrial economy. Red gram, also known as pigeon pea (arhar or tur) is a very important pulse crop for India.
Organic Food Certification and Marketing Strategies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Organic certification is a certification process for producers of organic food and other products. Certification of any product acknowledges that its production has been done according to organic production standards. The production standards vary from country to country, based on their certifying bodies, but the general concept remain the same.
Organic Crop Production Technology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
According to IFOAM, Organic agriculture is a “production system that sustains the health of soils, eco-systems and people. It relies on ecological processes, biodiversity and cycles adapted to local conditions, rather than the use of inputs with adverse effects. According to FAO, “Organic is a claim on the production process rather than a claim on the product itself”.
Milk and Milk Products
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Beverages - General
MILK is the normal mammary secretion derived from complete milking of healthy milch animal. It is also defined as the whole, clean, fresh, lacteal secretion obtained by complete milking of one or more healthy milch animals. Milk has been evolved as an ideal source of nourishment to the young ones of a particular species producing it.
Jasmines
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Jasmines are the only flowers which are demanded on a large scale for their rich fragrance and beauty. Considered as one of the most important flower grown in Indian gardens, various species are cultivated with the purpose of purifying the garden atmosphere with their fragrance. In the commercial markets, Jasmines are demanded for their flower extracts in the form of perfumes, oils, concretes etc.
Growing a Home Gardens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Gardening may be pursued either as a hobby or as a career. To the modern urban world, gardening is a hobby, a relaxing escape from the pressures of an urban environment. To a vocational gardener, gardening may be an enjoyable vocation. Whatever may be the reason behind the gardening activity, undoubtedly, growing flowers, fresh vegetables, herbs, and fruits, provides a great sense of joy.
Growing Rose Flowers
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Roses are known as ‘the Queen of Flowers’. Roses are always in demand as they are the only flowers that are associated with beauty, fragrance and eternal love. Regarded as the most important cut flower world-wide, commercially as well as aesthetically, roses are traditionally grown as perennial woody shrubs. Generally the growth habit of the rose plant is to grow as an erect shrub.
Growing Lilies, Tuberoses and Amaryllis
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Lilies are considered as those cut flowers which enliven the environment by their charismatic appearances with most beautiful colors.Tuberose is derived from a Latin word “Tuberosa” which means swollen with the virtue of having tuberous roots that act as a storage organ for the plant during dormancy. Amaryllis is also a commonly grown bulbous flower by the gardeners.
Gladiolus
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Gladiolus, also known as Sword Lily has derived its name from a Latin word “Gladioli” which means sword as the leaves of the plant resemble to that of a sword. Attractive and long spikes with bright, huge and colorful flowers in various sizes in addition to long keeping quality are some of the characteristics which make it as one of the most demanding and revenue fetching commercial crop.
Genetically Modified Crops
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Genetics, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Genetically modified crops are the crops whose genetic makeup is changed. The technology enables you to transfer the genome of one organism and allow it to be inserted to another organism. The genetic makeup of an organism specifies its characteristic features. The genetic material of all plants and animals are made of DNA which stands for Deoxyribonucleic Acid.
Organic Production of Coffee, Okra, Tomato, Mango and Banana
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Organic coffee is produced by over 20 countries including Mexico, Bolivia, Costa Rica, India, Madagascar, Brazil, Vietnam etc. Japan, USA, EU are some of the biggest consumers of organic coffee in the world. Tomato is the world’s largest vegetable crop after potato and sweet potato. Mango is a very important fruit crop for India. Banana is a perennial herb, native to South East Asia.
Chrysanthemum and Marigold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Chrysanthemum is also known as “queen of the east”. Marigold is one of all the important commercial and household flowers which are very popular amongst gardeners and florist for easy cultivation and revenue generation. No house garden is left without marigold and it has also gained importance in view of easy commercial cultivation.
Carnations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
Carnation is regarded as one of the most important cut flower all over the world and a very much preferable crop to be grown commercially in terms of fetching appreciable monetary returns. This small book about "Carnations" explains in detail various types of carnation flowers, growing practices, disease and pest management, and marketing of carnations as cut flowers
A Technical Guide to Eggs in Foods
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Nature
This small book is based on 'A Technical Guide to Eggs in Foods'. Eggs play a very important role in the human diet and nutrition as it is an affordable nutrient rich food product. An egg contains highly digestible proteins, lipids, minerals and vitamins
Common Medicinal Plants
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
This small book on "Common Medicinal Plants" covers cultivation practices of some of the medicinal plants that are easy to grow. The last part of the book is a quick reference guide in tabular format so that readers can have easy and quick information about medicinal plants at a glance.
Nutrient Rich Citrus Fruits
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2019 by agrihortico. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Horticulture
This small book focuses on “Citrus Fruits”. A detailed account of growing practices, nutritional information, health benefits and food uses of four citrus fruits such as limes, lemons, oranges and grapefruits are available in this book.


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