Production and Demonstration of High Quality Plant Material of Jatropha Curcas

A. Kumar
Production of high quality plant material of Jatropha curcas was carried out at 35 ha Energy Plantation Demonstration Project Centre, University of Rajasthan under a Department of Biotechnology project sanctioned to Professor Ashwani Kumar during 2004­2011 period. 110 accessions of Jatropha curcas were collected from Udaipur, Bhilwara, Banwara, Pali and Chittorgarh and Rajsamand area with an object to select superior planting material with oil content 35 to 40 percent. The selected plant material was characterized...