Medicinal and Aromatic Plants: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
CSIR develop new technology of Geranium Production
Published: December 28, 2019
CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research) has developed a new low-cost technology to produce Geranium saplings. Geranium acts as an anti-inflammatory and anti-septic agent. It has several medicinal values. The development has been made under Aroma Mission. About the Technology The geranium cultivation is being done in aerated glass house currently. With the help ..
CSIR-CIMAP signs MoU with IORA to host coordinating centre on medicinal plants
Published: February 27, 2018
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR) has entered into MoU with Indian Ocean Rim Association’s (IORA’s) Regional Centre for Science and Technology Transfer (RCSTT) for designating Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, Lucknow (CSIR-CIMAP) as Coordinating Centre on Medicinal Plants. Key Facts The IORA Centre at CSIR-CIMAP will establish database on important medicinal ..
First Inter-Ministerial Committee on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants for North East
Published: February 23, 2018
The first meeting of Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (MAPs) for North East Region (NER) is scheduled to be held in March 2018. It will be co-chaired by Secretaries of Ministry of Development of North-East Region (MDoNER) and AYUSH. It will comprise members from various Ministries, Departments and several organisations in relevant ..
Topics: Aromatic Plants • Inter-Ministerial Committee • Medicinal and Aromatic Plants • Medicinal plants • Ministry of Ayush • Ministry of Development of North-East Region • National • North East Region