Women Cooperatives for Medicinal and Innovative Nutritional Plants

3rd ICA Research Conference in Chiangmai, Thailand, NICM Bulletin, 2004

10 Pages Posted: 14 Jan 2007

Abstract

This paper propose on the basis of empirical study of Indian climate, culture, society and market requirements to create women cooperatives managed by women professionals for growing, processing and marketing plants of medicinal and nutritional value, that take care of individual health and expand economic and social health of society as well. This is an attempt to explore and coordinate un-exploited resources, natural and human, by creating viable cooperatives to run for fulfilling social needs.

Keywords: women, cooperative, medicinal plants

JEL Classification: J54,P13,Q13

Suggested Citation

Sapovadia, Vrajlal K. and Patel, Sweta V., Women Cooperatives for Medicinal and Innovative Nutritional Plants. 3rd ICA Research Conference in Chiangmai, Thailand, NICM Bulletin, 2004, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=956826

Sweta V. Patel

Akhandananda Ayurvedic College ( email )

Ahmedabad
India

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