Aimed at rejuvenating local, low cost use of neem in agriculture and health care. Meant to serve as a user’s manual for farmers and sustainable agriculture alternatives. Also useful for those interested in the uses of neem in effective home remedy for anamals and humans.
Since time immemorial, we have used the Neem tree in agriculture, public health, medicine, toiletries, cosmetics, livestock protection and rituals. The tree is considered invaluable and it is found in every part ofour country, every roadside, every field and almost every house. India has shared this tree and knowledge of its use free with the world. This book describes the use of neem in the context of agriculture and health and is meant to strengthen and enhance the indigenous tradition of the uses of neem at the local level.