Message from the President of Nepal Horticulture Society
Nepal Horticulture Society (NHS) established in 1990 completed it glorious thirty five years. Ever since its establishment NHS has consciously and consistently focused on horticulture development in Nepal. NHS as one of the professional societies of horticultural professionals opened to all the horticulturists working in government and non-government organizations, universities and colleges, private business and individuals associated with horticultural enterprises, both in the country and abroad. At present society have nearly three hundred life member horticulturists. The main objectives of the society include, advising government and non-government organization in planning, policy reforms and execution of horticultural programs in the country, raise public awareness about the importance of horticulture development for food and nutrient security and poverty reduction through income generation and environment protection through horticulture development. The objectives of this society also include developing linkages with national and international organizations/institutions/societies to exchange knowledge, skills and technologies to benefit Nepal. NHS is open to join hands for research, education and development of horticulture. With help of prominent experts, it is publishing technical books. Highly qualified and dedicated editorial board is regularly publishing proceedings of workshops/seminars and horticultural scientific journal, "Nepalese Horticulture". The society always welcomes the new members and creative works in the field of horticulture in Nepal. Thank you.
Indra Raj Pandey