Horticulture is the science and art of producing, improving, marketing, and using fruits, vegetables, flowers, and ornamental plants. It differs from botany and other plant sciences that is horticulture incorporates both science and aesthetics.
Production and consumption of high quality fruits and vegetables allow us to maintain a healthy, balanced daily diet. Flowers and ornamental plants enrich our homes and communities, and contribute to our sense of well-being. Horticulture impacts our lives on a daily basis by providing nutritious fruits and vegetables, offering visual enjoyment, and promoting recreational activities.
Horticulture is a branch of agriculture that deals with the art, science, technology, and business of plant cultivation. Although Horticulture is a division of agriculture which deals with plant gardening, it is actually different from agriculture..
It includes the cultivation of medicinal plants, fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds, herbs, sprouts, mushrooms, algae, flowers, seaweeds and non-food crops such as grass and ornamental trees and plants. …Horticulture even refers to the growing of plants in a field or garden.
Horticulture is fruit, vegetable, and ornamental agriculture. “Agriculture” includes plant agriculture (horticulture and field crops) and animal agriculture. Field cropagriculture in American universities are often called “agronomy,” “crop science” or “plant science.”
With an aim of innovating and gradually improving its products, “Banabethi” has developed its own Research and Development Section. The continuous research conducted by this section helps the organization in achieving the following objectives :-
“Banabethi’s” production unit, its diligent team of industrial workers and field-level-extension workers put in their best efforts to accomplish its objectives and meet all the requirements of its customers. “Banabethi” is committed to provide with best quality products, services and guidance to its valued customers.