HORSE GRAM (KULTHI): PULSE OF RURAL PEOPLES IN CHHATTISGARH

Authors

  • Vikas Ramteke Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidhyalya, Raipur, Chhattisgarh-492012, India
  • Vivek Kumar Kurrey Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidhyalya, Raipur, Chhattisgarh-492012, India
  • Thalesh Kumar Panigrahi Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidhyalya, Raipur, Chhattisgarh-492012, India
  • Pooja Yadav Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidhyalya, Raipur, Chhattisgarh-492012, India

Keywords:

Horse gram, protein and medicinal

Abstract

Horse gram (Macrotyloma uniflorum Lam.) is a popular pulse, locally known as kulthi belongs to the family Fabaceae that still remain an under exploited legume crop. Horse gram (Macrotyloma uniflorum) is one of the inexpensive sources of protein, calcium and iron. Different parts of the plants are used for the treatment of heart disease, asthma, bronchitis, urinary discharges and for treatment of kidney stones. The present paper is article on its botany, medicinal uses and pharmacological properties.

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Published

12-09-2021

How to Cite

Ramteke, V., Kurrey, V. K., Panigrahi, T. K., & Yadav, P. (2021). HORSE GRAM (KULTHI): PULSE OF RURAL PEOPLES IN CHHATTISGARH. Innovative Farming, 1(4 (Spl.), 205–208. Retrieved from http://www.innovativefarming.in/index.php/IF/article/view/149