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1.IMPACT OF HORTICULTURE ON LIVELIHOOD SECURITY 1.Role of Horticulture in Livelihood Security - Prem Nath 2.Growth of Agriculture and Horticulture and Livelihood Security - S. Bisalaiah 3.Improving Nutrition Security and Health-the Key Role of Horticulture - Janice Albert 4.Horticulture and Health: Ancient and Medieval Views - Jules Janick, Marie-Christine Daunay, and Harry S. Paris
2.STUDIES ON FOOD, NUTRITION AND HEALTH SECURITY AND INCOME GENERATION 1.Urban Agriculture for Food Security - Abdul Kobakiwal 2.Changing Pattern of Consumption, Economic Growth and Food Security: Examining India’s Experience in Global Context - Keith Wiebe, Daniel Gustafson, David Dawe and Kostas Stamoulis 3.Regional Pattern of Economic Growth and Horticultural Development - Sudha Mysore 4.Contribution of Vegetable Crops to Address Poverty, Hunger and Malnutrition in South Asia - M.L. Chadha, Peter Hanson, Satish K. Sain and Roohani Pal 5.Horticulture and Food Security - Surabhi Mittal 6.Integrated Horticulture and Nutrition Development: Lessons Learned From FAO Projects - Biplab K. Nandi and Lalita Bhattacharjee 7.Contribution of Horticulture and Homestead Food Production to Household Food and Nutrition Security and Decreased Anemia Among Young Children – Lessons Learned from Scaling-up Programs in Asia (Bangladesh, Cambodia, Nepal and Philippines) - Aminuzzaman Talukder, Nancy Haselow, John Deidrick, David Spiro, Ellen Villate, Hou Kroeun, Amin Uddin, Jennifer Nielsen and Victoria Quinn 8.Improving Livelihoods of Small Farmers through the Production of High-Value Horticultural Crops in Protected Agriculture in Dry Areas - Mahmoud Solh, Ahmed T. Moustafa and Aden Aw-Hassan
3.CONTRIBUTION OF HORTICULTURE TECHNOLOGY 1.13 Dynamics of Technologies in Horticulture for Improving Production, Productivity and Profitability - H.P. Singh 2.Improving Productivity in Horticultural Crops - Michael Böhme, Ina Pinker, Idha Arsanti, Huynh V. Chuong, Nabarath Baniya, Yaroslav Shevchenko 3.Simplified Soil-less System Adopted by Growers in UAE for the Production of High-Quality Cash Crops - Ahmed T. Moustafa, Mansour I. Mansour, Saeed H. Al Bagham, Ali H. Al Hamoudi, Arash Nejatian, Saleh Akrot amd Hamlan Al Kabishi 4.Asian Smallholder Vegetable Farmers as IPM Experts: Experiences from the FAO Regional Vegetable IPM Programme (2002-08) - Jan Willem Ketelaar and Prabhat Kumar 5.Integrated Bio-Intensive Pest Management in Horticultural Crops - P. Parvatha Reddy 6.Pesticides and Urban Vegetable Production Pattern in South-Western Nigeria - Fadina, O. Olubunmi and O. A. Toriola 7.Underutilized and Underexploited Tropical Leafy Vegetables as a Source of Fibre and Anti-Oxidants - P.G. Sadhan Kumar and S. Nirmala Devi 8.Crop Diversification with Horticultural Crops for Enhancing Incomes and Improving Livelihoods of Poor Farmers in Dry-land Areas - C. L. Laxmipathi Gowda, Dov Pasternak, Albert Nikiema, Sanjeet Kumar and Lennart Woltering 9.Successful Models of Crop Diversification - Usha R. Palaniswamy 10.Tamil Nadu Precision Farming Project: A Prelude to Next Green Revolution - E. Vadivel, N. Sriram and I. Muthuvel 11.Impact of Improved Vegetable Cultivars in Overcoming Food Insecurity - João Carlos da Silva Dias 12.Vegetable Crops for Food, Nutrition Security and Improving Livelihood - A.S. Sidhu, Bangalore and Sabina Islam 13.Biotechnological Interventions in Horticulture and Sustainable Livelihood - C. Aswath and Vageeshbabu Hanur
4.DELIVERY OF TECHNOLOGY AND PRODUCTS 1.Horticultural Revolution through Research-Extension-Farmers Linkages in Maharashtra - K. D. Kokate 2.Farmer’s Participatory Operational Research in Tamil Nadu - E. Vadivel 3.Emergence of Food Retail Chains in India: Implications on Horticulture Farmers - P.G. Chengappa and K.P. Mangala 4.The Impact of Emerging Organized Retail Chains on the Marketing of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables in the Developing Countries - Peter J. Batt 5.Value Chain Management in India: Overview and Perspectives - A. P. Paul 6.Linking Smallholder Producers to Market: The Need for Efficient Supply Chain Management - Peter J. Batt and Bich Nhu Le 7.Success Story : The Impact Analysis of Pomelo Agribusiness Development Production Centre of East Java, Indonesia - Yuniarti, Pudji Santoso Suhadri and R. Endah
5.GOVERNMENT POLICY AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES 1.33 Horticultural Development and Sustainable Growth of Agriculture Sector in India - A Critical Analysis - Mahendra Singh and V. C. Mathur 2.International Horticultural Development Scenario-Implications for India - C. Prasad and P.C. Bhatia 3.Vegetable Systems in Central Asia and the Caucasus: Research and Development to Improve Livelihood Security - Ravza Mavlyanova 4.Contribution of Myanmar Horticulture in Supporting the Livelihood Security and Economic Growth - San San Yi 5.Government Policy, Basic Issues and Formidable Challenges in Promotion of Horticulture and Plantation Crops - A.K. Mehta 6.NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL TECHNICAL COOPERATION 7.FAO Experience of Technical Cooperation among Developing Countries (TCDC) - Gavin Wall 8.Vegetable Science International Network (VEGINET): The Way Forward - Prem Nath and Anupam Varma
Author Index PNASF International and National Award PNASF and VEGINET Profiles