Himachal promoting cultivation of medicinal plants

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh is promoting the cultivation and conservation of medicinal plants by encouraging farmers to cultivate them. Under the National AYUSH Mission, the government is providing financial assistance for which farmer clusters have been set up. To get the

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Patanjali digging in for the benefits of cannabis

Patanjali Ayurved is stepping up studies on the Cannabis medicinal and industrial properties, its chief executive Acharya Balkrishna told Quartz. “In ayurveda, since ancient times, parts of cannabis (hemp), for instance, have been used for medicinal purposes. So, we are

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Medicinal Plants for patients at the ayurveda centre, Bathinda

Bathinda: A first-of-its-kind, the Ayurveda Centre, Civil Hospital, Goniana Mandi, is giving patients medicinal plants apart from administering regular treatment. The centre is 12 kms away from the heart of Bathinda city. The centre have procured over 1,000 saplings (in

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Plans to boost medicinal plants in Ananthagiri forest

The Telangana forest department is planning  a scientific programme for conservation and sustainable use of medicinal plants at the Ananthagiri forest.This area was selected for conservation of medicinal plants by the National Medicinal Plants Board in for three years from

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