|Jatropha is a perennial shrub with multiple uses. Jatropha is GFE Global’s primary crop for biodiesel and anaerobic biodigester feedstock. Jatropha is also used as traditional medicine to treat fractures, various skin problems, and as a purgative. It is likewise used as pesticide, soap, and fuel oil for lighting and cooking.||
|Because of its strong root system Jatropha can hold water and survive the driest seasons. The plant is, thus, useful in reforestation and soil projects.