A direct matrix ranking exercise was also used to test the use diversity of multipurpose medicinal plants of the sampled study areas, as stated in [20]. The exercise also aided in identifying which of the multipurpose plants is most under pressure in the area and to identify the factors which are the threats of medicinal plants. The participants in this exercise were selected based on their long years of experience as traditional herbal medicine practitioners [19] in the districts. For the exercise of direct matrix ranking, a focus group discussion (FGD) was conducted to know the preference based on multipurpose criteria on the plants.

Note: The content above has been extracted from a research article, so it may not display correctly.

Please log in to submit your questions online.
Your question will be posted on the Bio-101 website. We will send your questions to the authors of this protocol and Bio-protocol community members who are experienced with this method. you will be informed using the email address associated with your Bio-protocol account.

We use cookies on this site to enhance your user experience. By using our website, you are agreeing to allow the storage of cookies on your computer.