Commercial Floriculture: Opportunities and Challenges
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Book ID : 41728
ISBN-10 : 93-80995-72-5 / 9380995725
ISBN-13 : 978-93-80995-72-4 / 9789380995724
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Edition : (First Edition)
Language : English
viii, 232., 23 cm.
CONTENTS:- 1. Commercial Floriculture Grower. 2. Selecting and Using Plant Growth Regulators on Floricultural Crops. 3. Cut Flowers and Greens. 4. Commercial Adoption of Alternatives to Floriculture in Developing Countries. 5. Field-Grown Floriculture Products: An Economic Assessment. 6. Commercial Cut Flower Industry. 7. Efficacies of Commercial Antiethylene Products for Fresh Cut Flowers. 8. Dry Flower Technology. 9. Present Status and Scope of Floriculture Developed through Different Biotechnological Tools. 10. Edible Flowers: Present Status and Scope of Floriculture. 11. Potential Domestic Market for Cut Flowers and Opportunities. 12. Floriculture Development in Asia. 13. The Economic of Production and Marketing of Greenhouse Crops. 14. Commercial Floriculture: Opportunities and Challenges.
Owing to steady increase in demand of flowers floriculture has become one of the important commercial trades in agriculture. Hence commercial floriculture has emerged as hi-tech activity taking place under controlled climatic conditions inside greenhouse. Floriculture in India is being viewed as a high growth industry and equally important from the export angle as well. The liberalization of industrial and trade policies paved the way for development of export oriented production of cut flowers. The new seed policy had already made it feasible to import planting material of international varieties.