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Protect Bio Diversity - Relevance of Small Millets in Ensuring Food and Nutrition Security (Palluyur Ohmpuvom...)

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Name: Protect Bio Diversity - Relevance of Small Millets in Ensuring Food and Nutrition Security (Palluyur Ohmpuvom...)
No. of Pages: 35
Language: Tamil
Edition: I -Jan 201
How small millets can contribute to food and nutritional security of the people is captured in this booklet. It describes with illustration the historic legacy of small millets quoting references in Sangam Tamil literature, link between agricultural biodiversity and food pattern of a region, role of small millets in Tamil cultural events, health benefits of small millets over rice and wheat, present status of production and roles and responsibilities of various stakeholders in promotion.