A Marketing Directory of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants contains more than 25,000 addresses of key players viz. cultivators, planting material suppliers, traders, manufactures, exporters, extractors, organizations, universities, prominent personalities and consultants involved in medical and aromatic planting.
This title aims at facilitating the reader in attaining an overall view of the sector and is very useful in this regard.
About the Authors:
Mr. N.D. Prajapati is a person, who is dedicated to medicinal plants. He is a farmer and cultivates various types of medicinal plants in different parts of Rajasthan and neighboring states. The total area under cultivation is approximately 10,000 acres, 50,000 of which are maintained in collaboration with other farmers.
Mr Prajapati is not only cultivating medicinal plants but also motivating other farmers in the cultivation of medicinal plants. He has also developed the agro-technologies of various medicinal plants. He has delivered lectures in different training institutes all over the country.
Mr. Prajapati is a well known author in medicinal plants sector. "A Handbook of Medicinal Plants" is one of the most popular book written by him. He is a founder member of National Medicinal Plants Board, AYUSH, (Govt. of India) New Delhi. He is a founder trustee of "Asian Medicinal Plants and Health Care Trust".
Mr. Tarun Prajapati is M.Sc. in Medicinal Plants at the Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar (Gujarat) India and specializes on various aspects such as ayurveda, vrikshayurveda, cultivation practices of medicinal plants, post harvesting management, quality control, ethno medicine, arid ecology, rain water harvesting system, organic farming etc. He is also an expert marketing link between farmers and export houses. Mr. Prajapati is a well known author of various books on the medicinal plant sector. He co-authored the well known book, "A Hand Book of Medicinal Plants". Tarun Prajapati delivered lectures in International and National seminars and workshops on the above aspects.
Mr Tarun Prajapati is the founder trustee of "Asian Medicinal Plants and Health Care Trust" and looks after the research and publication work of the trust. He is a chief editor of a well known monthly magazine called Amaltas. Finally, he is CEO of Sonamukhi Udhyog.