Volume 12 No. 2 - Useful plant species with toxic substance
Species of plants found in our forests have their own specific important economical values. Some of these are categorized to have harmful or toxic effects. But even with the preseance of toxic substance, several of these are still beneficial and have special used to human lives, animals and to living organisms found in the water (fishes, crustaceans, mollusks, etc.). Familiarity with these plant species and their economic uses gives many benefits to ranchers, stock raisers, veterinarians and foresters. Awareness of these plants and plant parts that are toxic or could give toxic effects on people is highly important. In this issue of RISE, we emphasize the importance of these information.
Let's go green and plant more trees to add zest and life to our environment.