• Engineering
  • Published 2016

Cultivation of aromatic plants âA boon for farmers and entrepreneurs in Maharashtra

  title={Cultivation of aromatic plants {\^a}A boon for farmers and entrepreneurs in Maharashtra},
  author={S LodhaA. and Arwind B. Telang},
Maharastra State has varying soil types and agro-climatic conditions, which offers tremendous scope for cultivation of Aromatic plants. The regions like, Western Ghats, Konkan, Satpuda hills, Sahyadri ranges, Melghat etc, are the hotspots of Aromatic plants. There is an ever increasing demand of natural -food, pharmaceutical, perfumery, flavours and cosmetic products based on aromatic plants[18-19]. In view of the present status of aromatic plants used in various industries, there is a need to… CONTINUE READING