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Tropical Roots and Tubers

Production, Processing and Technology

Tropical Roots and Tubers by Harish K. Sharma
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Roots and tubers are considered as the most important food crops after cereals and contribute significantly to sustainable development, income generation and food security especially in the tropical regions. The perishable nature of roots and tubers demands appropriate storage conditions at different stages starting from farmers to its final consumers.  Because of their highly perishable nature, search for efficient and better methods of preservation/processing have been continuing alongside the developments in different arena.
This book covers the processing and technological aspects of root and tuber foods, detailing the production and processing of roots and tubers such as taro, cassava, sweet potato, yam and elephant foot yam. Featuring chapters on anatomy, taxonomy and physiology, molecular and biochemical characterization, GAP, GMP, HACCP, Storage techniques, as well as the latest technological interventions in Taro, Cassava, Sweet potato, yam and Elephant foot Yam.

Wiley; August 2016
656 pages; ISBN 9781118992746
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Title: Tropical Roots and Tubers
Author: Harish K. Sharma; Nicolas Y. Njintang; Rekha S. Singhal; Pragati Kaushal
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