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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.

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Effect of Planting Windows, Weed Control and Varieties on Productivity and Profitability of Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) in Central India

S. P. Singh, V. K. Dua, S. K. Sharma, M. J. Sadaworti, S. Roy and S. K. Gupta

Keywords : Kufri Jyoti, Kufri Khyati, Kufri Surya, potato, weedy check, water use efficiency

DOI : HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0217

  • Published Online : 28 Feb 2018
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Influence of Nipping and Hormonal Sprays on Growth and Seed Yield in Field Bean [Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet] Genotypes

E. Sudeep Kumar, A. S. Channaveerswami, M. N. Merwade, V. Rudra Naik and A. Krishna

Keywords : Field bean, genotypes (G), gibberellic acid (GA3), maleic hydrazide (MH), nipping (N), seed yield

DOI : HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0222

  • Published Online : 28 Feb 2018
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Effect of Packing and Storage Behaviour on Shelf Stability of Functionally Enriched Fruit  Rolls

K. D. Sharma, Vinay Chandel, Anil Gupta and Anil K. Verma

Keywords : Fruit rolls, laminated pouches, storage, scavenging activity, phenols, crude fibre

DOI : 10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0226

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Efficacy of Some Post-emergence Herbicides and their Mixtures Against Complex Weed Flora in Wheat

Ratilal K. Mathukia, Bhimjibhai K. Sagarka, Dhirubhai M. Panara and Bhagirathsinh S. Gohil

Keywords : Post-emergence, herbicides mixture, weeds, wheat, sulfosulfuron, metsulfuron, clodinafop

DOI : 10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0230

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Effect of Time and Steam Pressure on Gelatinization of Starch and Antioxidant Properties of Curcumin of Turmeric (Curcuma Longa) Rhizomes

Wasiya Farzana, Ashitha G. N., Eresh Kumar Kuruba and D. Amirtham

Keywords : Turmeric, curcumin content, pressures, boiling, steam, gelatinization

DOI : HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0238

  • Published Online : 28 Feb 2018
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Entrepreneurship Development in Medicinal and Aromatic Plants: Prospects and Challenges

Rakesh Rathore and Aditi Mathur

Keywords : Aromatic plants, entrepreneurship, medicinal plants

DOI : HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0219

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Evaluation of Insecticides against Pest Complex of Cashew

R. B. Patel, D. R. Patel, J. P. Makati and R. R. Patel

Keywords : Borers, cashew, inflorescence webber, insecticide, leaf minor, bugs

DOI : HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0227

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Biopreservation of Pinus roxburghii and Bombax ceiba Using AqueousExtract of Acorus calamus

B. Dhiman, B. Dutt, Y. Y. Somthane and Heena

Keywords : Acorus calamus,biopreservation, Bombax ceiba, Pinus roxburghii

DOI : HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0229

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Evaluation of Some Cow-based Bio-enhancers and Botanicals for Organic Cultivation of Summer Groundnut

Mahmad A. Shekh, Ratilal K. Mathukia, Bhimjibhai K. Sagarka and Sunil K. Chhodavadia

Keywords : Amrutpani, bijamrut, cow urine,  jivamrut, panchagavya, sanjivak, seaweed

DOI : HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0231

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Review Article

Major Storage Rots of Apple: Occurrence and Distribution

Neelam Kumari, J. N. Sharma, Deepika Singh and Ashok K. Thakur

Keywords : Apple, fungal pathogens, rots

DOI : HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.23910/IJEP/2018.5.1.0239

  • Published Online : 28 Feb 2018
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