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Compost, Vermicompost and Compost Tea : Feeding the Soil on the Organic Farm - Grace Gershuny

Compost, Vermicompost and Compost Tea

Feeding the Soil on the Organic Farm

By: Grace Gershuny, Jocelyn Langer (Illustrator)

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Published: 23rd June 2011
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Part of the NOFA Guides series. 

Information on composting techniques, including:

  • Principles and biology of composting
  • Temperature, aeration and moisture control
  • Composting methods
  • Materials (additives and inoculants, biodynamic preparations)
  • About costs (site preparation, equipment, labor and time)
  • What do you do with it?
  • Compost tea and other brewed microbial cultures
  • Compost and the law

With extended appendices including a recipe calculator, potting mix recipes, and a sample compost production budget sheet.

Why compost? -- Principles and biology of composting -- Temperature, moisture, and aeration -- Composting methods -- Materials -- About costs -- When is compost finished? and how is it applied? -- Compost tea and other brewed microbial cultures -- Compost and the law.

ISBN: 9781603583480
ISBN-10: 1603583483
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 104
Published: 23rd June 2011