Research Project: Conservation of wild and cultivated fruits resources of Bangalore urban Nandini N1 , Shiddamallayya N2
Since beginning of life, plants have been playing a significant role in every activities of an individual to fulfil the basic necessities of life. An increasing population in poor and under - developed countries were mainly dependent on available food resources to fulfil their regular food requirements. In the diet varieties of fruits were obtained from wild and cultivated resources used since prehistoric civilisation of humans which are being contributing basic nutrients to each and every individual to lead healthy life. The present younger generations of urban populace were highly concentrated towards the traditional low calorie food to prevent stress related disorders, instead of depending on Western instant food.