The Coconut

Written By N Madhavan Nayar
The Coconut
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 27 December 2016
  • ISBN : 0128097795
  • Pages : 240 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Coconut written by N Madhavan Nayar which was release on 27 December 2016, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The Coconut: Phylogeny, Origins, and Spread comprehensively covers the botany, phylogeny, origins, and spread of the coconut palm. The coconut is used primarily for its oil, fiber, and as an article of food, including its tender-nut water. Until the 1950s, coconut oil used to rank first in the world in production and international trade among all the vegetable oils. Since then, lower-cost sources such as the African oil palm, soybean, canola, and others have overtaken the coconut in oil production and trade. The coconut, Cocos nucifera L. (Arecaceae), is a dominant part of the littoral vegetation across the tropics. In addition to discussing the origins of the coconut and its use as a crop, the book covers the resurgence in the use of the coconut in food, pharmaceuticals, and nutraceuticals. Presents the phylogeny, origins, and spread of the coconut Explores the broad-based use of coconut from basic food source to nutraceuticals Provides ethnobotanical information on cultivation and use of this tropical crop

The Coconut

The Coconut
  • Author : N Madhavan Nayar
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-27
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : The Coconut: Phylogeny, Origins, and Spread comprehensively covers the botany, phylogeny, origins, and spread of the coconut palm. The coconut is used primarily for its oil, fiber, and as an article of food, including its tender-nut water. Until the 1950s, coconut oil used to rank first in the world in ...

The Coconut Genome

The Coconut Genome
  • Author : M. K. Rajesh,S. V. Ramesh,Lalith Perera,Chittaranjan Kole
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-09-16
  • Total pages : 207
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : This book serves as the first comprehensive compilation describing the breeding strategies and genetics and genomics of the coconut palm. It describes gene evolution of economically important traits such as oil biosynthesis, aroma and fragrance, disease-resistant genes and small RNAs-mediated gene regulation of coconut. Application of “omics” approaches in palms ...

The Coconut

The Coconut
  • Author : Lesley J. Clay
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2017-06-09
  • Total pages : 174
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : A woman by the name of Latrice Baldwin who goes to a psychic reader and gets her cards read. She makes a wish. Now to make her wish come true, she will do a voodoo ritual with a very powerful spirit that she will awaken inside a coconut. Once awakened, ...

The Coconut Diet

The Coconut Diet
  • Author : Cherie Calbom,John Calbom
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2008-12-14
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : With an exciting 21-day weight loss program, simple meal plans, and more than 70 delicious, satisfying recipes, The Coconut Diet can help you drop those extra pounds. Thousands of people are discovering what islanders have known for centuries: coconut oil has amazing health and weight loss benefits. Rich in healthy fats ...

The Coconut Ketogenic Diet

The Coconut Ketogenic Diet
  • Author : Bruce Fife
  • Publisher : Piccadilly Books, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2017-08-11
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : You can enjoy eating rich, full-fat foods and lose weight without counting calories or suffering from hunger. The secret is a high-fat, ketogenic diet. Our bodies need fat. It’s necessary for optimal health. It’s also necessary in order to lose weight safely and naturally. Low-fat diets have been ...

The Coconut Flour Gourmet

The Coconut Flour Gourmet
  • Author : Bruce Fife,Leslie Fife
  • Publisher : Piccadilly Books, Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : Is it possible to have great tasting gluten-free foods? Yes, with the secret of coconut flour. Coconut flour is made from dried coconut that has been ground into a powder. It looks and feels just like any other flour, but unlike wheat flour, it is completely gluten-free. It is an ...

The Coconut Oil Companion Methods and Recipes for Everyday Wellness Countryman Pantry

The Coconut Oil Companion  Methods and Recipes for Everyday Wellness  Countryman Pantry
  • Author : Pamela Braun
  • Publisher : The Countryman Press
  • Release Date : 2018-07-31
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : Good skin, healthy weight, digestion, even pest repellent—100 ways to use magical coconut oil Coconut oil should be a staple in every healthy person’s pantry. It is a superfood powerhouse in cooking, bringing moistness to baked goods and stability in the saucepan. It helps support the immune system with ...

The Coconut Oil Revolution

The Coconut Oil Revolution
  • Author : Megan Bell
  • Publisher : Dhimant N Parekh
  • Release Date : 2014-05-23
  • Total pages : 151
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : COCONUT the most incredible super food! Discover the amazing health benefits of coconut- Regain & protect your health and feel better, have more energy. It is very easy to switch from vegetable oils to COCONUT OIL in all recipes & is a wonderful substitute for other oils in your cooking and baking. ...

The Complete Idiot s Guide to the Coconut Oil Diet

The Complete Idiot s Guide to the Coconut Oil Diet
  • Author : Maria Blanco, CFH,Dr. James Pendleton ND, NMD
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-04-02
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : For many years, coconut oil has been anecdotally credited with relieving and even curing a wide variety of the most deadly diseases and conditions. Recent evidence suggests that, taken in the right doses, it can also cause dramatic improvement in the brain function of Alzheimer's patients. Because conventional medicine so ...

The Coconut Killings

The Coconut Killings
  • Author : Patricia Moyes
  • Publisher : Felony & Mayhem Press
  • Release Date : 2019-04-15
  • Total pages : 155
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : A tropical Inspector Tibbett mystery from the author who “has the authentic Agathian gift for mixing the ordinary and the sinister” (Financial Times). What would you do if a U.S. Senator was found murdered with a machete on the grounds of your exclusive golf club in the Caribbean? Maybe ...

The Coconut Tree

The Coconut Tree
  • Author : John Alan Turner,John W. Turner
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2004-10
  • Total pages : 148
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : It's all about you It's all about me It's all about us In the coconut tree...

Sankaran Is Again on the Coconut Tree

Sankaran Is Again on the Coconut Tree
  • Author : Jo Nambiar
  • Publisher : Partridge Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-10-31
  • Total pages : 268
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : Kerala is a destination on the world tourist map. It is often referred to as Gods Own Country. The place has been visited by foreigners from all over the globe for five thousand years at least. To give an insight into the mysteries of this place and events that occurred ...

The Coconut Palm Cocos nucifera L Research and Development Perspectives

The Coconut Palm  Cocos nucifera L     Research and Development Perspectives
  • Author : V. Krishnakumar,P. K. Thampan,M. Achuthan Nair
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-02-15
  • Total pages : 834
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : Since the publication of "The coconut palm - A monograph" in 1960, considerable information has been accrued on the crop through work at research institutes, international organisations and development agencies. Although coconut cultivation is spread over 93 countries, providing employment and creating livelihood opportunities to 64 million families around the globe, smallholder coconut ...

The Coconut Oil Miracle

The Coconut Oil Miracle
  • Author : Bruce Fife
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2004-09-09
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : The complete, accessible guide to reaping all the health and beauty benefits of coconut oil Natural coconut oil is nature's perfect food. Unlike the hydrogenated versions found in processed food, this uniquely curative elixir has been show to have countless health benefits. When taken as a dietary supplement, used in ...

The Peach and the Coconut

The Peach and the Coconut
  • Author : Scott C. Hammond Ph.D.,Danny Damron Ph.D.,Christopher Liechty
  • Publisher : Archway Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-10-27
  • Total pages : 208
  • ISBN : 0128097795
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Summary : When we encounter conflict with another culture, we get confused, frustrated, offended, or even angry. The Peach and the Coconut explores how culture is a key factor in managing global teams. Moreover, it presents a better way to address cultural challenges--not your way or my way, but a way we ...