MEDICINAL AND AROMATIC PLANTS: Economics Production Agricultural Ultilization and Other Aspects

Turkey has an important potential in terms of natural and cultivated medicinal and aromatic plants with its rich plant diversity, wide surface area and different climates. In our country, medicinal and aromatic plants are mostly collected from nature and consumed, and plants are cultivated at a certain rate. It is very difficult or even impossible to obtain a standard quality in plants collected from nature. In order to be able to be met the increasing consumer demand and obtained a standard product, the cultivation and variety development of medicinal and aromatic plants are gaining speed day by day.