Bamboo Cultivation in Chhattisgarh, India: A Sustainable and Economically Viable Solution
About author : Nishant Ghode is a book writer and apiculturist originally from Rajnandgaon, Chhattisgarh. He has a bachelor's in Agriculture from the University of Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur and M.Sc. in Forestry and Wildlife, from Shaheed Mahendra Karma Vishwavidyalaya, Jagdalpur, Bastar, Chhattisgarh. After starting in forest and wildlife study,he began a career as an Apiculturist. He has done his masters research work on apiculture and several publications on beekeeping and its management. Till now he wrote six research papers ,two books, one laboratory Manual, five book chapters and eight popular article. He has got the national award for their great contribution; The Best Thesis Award, Best Article Award, Scientist Associate Award, The Young Professional Award, Best Research Scholar Award, Best Author Award, Best Achiever Award and Gold Medal in Forestry and Wildlife.
About book : About the book The "Manual on Bamboo Cultivation" is a comprehensive guide that provides readers with a detailed understanding of bamboo cultivation in Chhattisgarh, India. The book offers a sustainable and economically viable solution for the region's agricultural needs.The manual provides a step-by-step approach to bamboo cultivation and covers all aspects of the process, from seed selection and propagation to harvesting and marketing. It also includes information on the various species of bamboo that grow in the region, their characteristics, and optimal growing conditions.One of the key features of the book is its emphasis on the economic benefits of bamboo cultivation. The manual highlights the various products that can be made from bamboo, including furniture, handicrafts, paper, and construction materials. It also provides guidance on how to market these products effectively, which is essential for the success of any bamboo cultivation venture.The manual also covers the environmental benefits of bamboo cultivation. Bamboo is a fast-growing plant that requires minimal water and fertilizer, making it an ideal crop for regions with limited resources. It also has a high carbon sequestration potential, which makes it an important tool in the fight against climate change.Overall, the "Manual on Bamboo Cultivation" is an excellent resource for anyone interested in bamboo cultivation in Chhattisgarh, India. It provides a comprehensive guide to the process and emphasizes bamboo cultivation's economic and environmental benefits.