The Complete Book on Jatropha (Bio-Diesel) with Ashwagandha, Stevia, Brahmi & Jatamansi Herbs (Cultivation, Processing & Uses)
Book ID : 30960
ISBN-10 : 81-7833-004-0 / 8178330040
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Edition : (Second Edition)
Langauage : English
xiii, 576p., Figs., Tables, 22 cm.
CONTENTS:- 1. Bio Diesel - Jatropha Curcas; 2. Biodiesel, Biofuel and Petro Crops: An Alternative to Conventional Fuels; 3. List of Important Government and Private Institute/Scientist Engaged in Research and Development of Jatropha; 4. Tree Description; 5. The Potential of Jatropha Curcas in rural Development and Environment Protection; 6. Jatropha: The Wonder Oil Bearing Tree!; 7. Bio Diesel; 8. Gujarat Oleo Chem to Expand Bio-Diesel Production Capacity; 9. Jatropha: The Bio-Fuel Plant; 10. Trans-Estrification Biodiesel Process; 11. Centre for Jatropha Promotion: Growing Diesel fuel Plant: Cultivation for Bio Diesel Production; 12. Biodiesel in India; 13. Oil Extraction - Oil Expellers for Jatropha Seeds; 14. Biodiesel Project 10 KI per day; 15. Plant of 1000 Liters per Day; 16. Equipment for Decentralised Cold Pressing of Oil Seeds; 17. General Details; 18. Ashwagandha; 19. Brahmi; 20. Jatamansi; 21. Safed Musli; 22. Sarpagandha; 23. Senna; 24. Shatavari.
Jatropha belonging to the family Euphorbiaceae is a multipurpose shrub or small tree of significant importance because of its several industrial and medicinal uses, where as Ashwagandha, Stevia, Brahmi and Jatamansi are the important herbs which have very good medicinal values. The present system of medicine is gradually gaining popularity mainly because of less or no toxic or side effects of herbal drugs. So, these herbs have very good future prospects globally. This book contains cultivation, processing and uses of Jatropha, Ashwagandha, Stevia, Brahmi and Jatamansi. It is hoped that this book will be very useful for researchers, technocrats, agriculturist, agriculture universities etc.