Mushroom cultivation activities can play an important role in supporting the local economy by contributing to subsistence food security, nutrition, and medicine; generating additional employment and income through local, regional and national trade; and offering opportunities for processing enterprises. Mushroom cultivation is a cash crop. The harvested fruiting bodies can be sold in local markets for additional family income or exported for an important source of foreign exchange that will definitely improve the economic standards of the people. The present book is an effort to pool the information of cultivation, nutritive values, environmental factorsaffecting mushroom production, Mushroom in health and medicine and utilization of commonly grown mushroom.
- Terbit: 2015
- Penerbit: Nirmal Publication (India)
- ISBN-10: 8193175174
- ISBN-13: 978-8193175170