Research Papers/Topics in Agricultural Engineering

Mornings Oleifera: A Review of an Underutilized Plant with Therapeutic Values in Nigeria

ABSTRACTMoringa oleifera grows in the tropical and subtropical regions of the world. It is commonly known as ‘drumstick tree’ or ‘horseradish tree’ in Nigeria. Moringa can withstand both severe drought and mild frost conditions and hence widely cultivated across the world. With its high therapeutic values, every part of the tree is suitable for either nutritional or commercial purposes. The leaves are rich in minerals, vitamins and other essential phytochemicals. Extracts from the lea...