Noni: The Complete Guide for Consumers and Growers

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PAR, 2006 - Gardening - 104 pages
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Contents

History lore and ethnobotany
1
Noni reaches Europe
2
Traditional uses of noni
4
Marooned
5
Plant survival kit
6
Tapa
7
Nutrition and chemistry
9
Consumption guidelines
12
Wild habitats
45
Favored habitats
46
Propagation
49
Seed description
50
Seedling care and outplanting
54
Growth and management
55
Management
57
Compost tea
59

Chemical constituents
13
Noni and modern medicine
17
The shamanization of modern man
18
Do any of nonis phytochemicals have scientifically proven effects on human health?
19
Nonis place among herbal therapies
20
Current medical and biochemical research
23
Key information resources
25
Consumer guide
27
What to look for in seeds for propagation
29
Cooking with noni
31
First aid
35
Making a red dye from roots
37
Picking courtesy
39
Other Pacific islands
40
Botany and environment
41
Botany
42
Reproductive biology of noni
43
Invasiveness warning
44
Mulch
60
Integrated mixed planting
63
Urban and community forestry
64
Making noni products
67
Nonjuice products
69
Commercialscale production of 100 noni juice
71
Simple home juice production
74
PH TESTING
79
Pests and diseases
81
Pests in monocultures
82
Alphabetical list of noni pests and diseases
83
Beneficial organisms
96
Pest and disease summary
98
Bibliography
99
Index
103
Crossword puzzle solution
104
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