Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Vegetable Crops - Health Benefits and Cultivation

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Academic Editor

Ertan Yildirim

Atatürk University

Co-editor

Melek Ekinci

Atatürk University

PublishedApril 20th, 2022

Doi10.5772/intechopen.95704

ISBN978-1-83969-949-8

Print ISBN978-1-83969-948-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83969-950-4

Copyright year2022

Number of pages292

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Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

1. Nutritional Values of Vegetables

By Abosede Ebabhi and Raimot Adebayo

17
2. Antioxidant-Rich Vegetables: Impact on Human Health

By Anne Adebukola Adeyanju, Omolola Rebecca Oyenihi and Oluwafemi Omoniyi Oguntibeju

100
3. Vegetable Proteins: Nutritional Value, Sustainability, and Future Perspectives

By Nazir Ahmed, Anwar Ali, Sakhawat Riaz, Arslan Ahmad and Muhammad Aqib

121
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6. How Can Flaxseed be Utilized as Functional Food

By Shama Kakkar, Runjhun Tandon and Nitin Tandon

169
7. Harnessing Technologies for Vegetable Cultivation: A Panacea for Food and Nutrition Insecurity in Ghana

By Michael Kwabena Osei, Peter Amoako Ofori, Joseph Adjebeng-Danquah, Stella Owusu Nketia, Kofi Frimpong-Anin, Isaac Osei-Bonsu, Richard Yaw Agyare, Jacinta Opoku-Adoma, Patrick Ofori, Emmanuel Asamoah Adjei, Isaac Newton, Joseph Gyau and Doris Puozaa

32
9. Organic Vegetable Cultivation

By Usha Nandhini Devi Harinarayanan and Pugalendhi Lakshmanan

99
10. Organic Vegetable Farming; A Valuable Way to Ensure Sustainability and Profitability

By Sidra Sohail, Aqarab Husnain Gondal, Qammar Farooq, Laaraib Tayyaba, Dua E. Zainab, Iftikhar Ali Ahmad, Asma Zafar, Shahar Yar Khosa and Mohammad Usama

99
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13. Principles of Irrigation Management for Vegetables

By Selda Ors, Ustun Sahin, Melek Ekinci, Metin Turan and Ertan Yildirim

156
14. Enhancement of Agricultural Crops: A CRISPR/Cas9-Based Approach

By Krishnagowdu Saravanan, Kumar Praveenkumar, Nandakumar Vidya, Kumaraguru Gowtham and Mohanasundaram Saravanan

151

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