• India
  • India is the largest producer of moringa, with an annual production of 1.1 to 1.3 million tonnes of fruits from an area of 380 kmĀ². (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Moringa is grown in home gardens in West Bengal and Odisha and as living fences in southern India and Thailand, where it is commonly sold in local markets. (wikipedia.org)
  • leaves
  • India's ancient tradition of ayurveda medicine sites 300 diseases that are treated with the leaves of the Moringa tree. (shirleys-wellness-cafe.com)
  • Dr. Marcu who has made some extensive research on the significant nutritional potency of Moringa / Malunggay, says that the "miracle vegetable" is an ideal energy food - the leaves can actually be eaten raw, but best added in meals as a special ingredient - or diet supplement that "can help offset a typically unhealthy Western diet" due to its high concentration of nutrients. (shirleys-wellness-cafe.com)
  • grows
  • More generally, moringa grows in the wild or is cultivated in Central America and the Caribbean, northern countries of South America, Africa, Southeast Asia and various countries of Oceania. (wikipedia.org)
  • scientific
  • Moringa (Malunggay) health and nutritional benefits has been documented in a number of medical and scientific literatures and is being used world-wide for the prevention and treatment of diseases and to combat malnutrition, especially among infants and nursing mothers. (shirleys-wellness-cafe.com)
  • production
  • Center For Jatropha Promotion & Biodiesel (CJP)'s Two Day Moringa State of Art International Workshop: Global Moringa Meet 2012 shall provide new insight in the Bioprospecting Moringa - Sustainable practices for production and utilization and potentiality of this crop for future exploitation and formulate strategies for developing moringa failsafe farms and also helps new growers to have holistic information on the moringa crop. (eco-business.com)