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Handbook on Vermicomposting: Requirements, Methods, Advantages and Applications

Textbook 2014 141 Pages

Summary

Now-a-days the use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides in agriculture has reached its peak. This harms the human health as well as environment. The process of agricultural modernization has been an important contributing factor towards this. This deprives the land from its fertility and leaves it unfit for further agricultural operations. Hence, a better alternative of such chemical monsters is required to overcome these ill-effects. Therefore, a shift from chemical to organic farming is appreciated. Production efficiency, economic efficiency and employment generation efficiency of any system is a direct measure of its preferability. Therefore, this study deals with the requirements, methods, advantages, etc. of vermicomposting as well as its applications in agriculture. The main purpose of this process is the quick and efficient conversion of the organic waste materials into the nutritious fertilizer for plants.

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Pages
141
Type of Edition
Erstausgabe
Year
2014
ISBN (eBook)
9783954897766
ISBN (Book)
9783954892761
File size
8.5 MB
Language
English
Publication date
2014 (April)
Tags
handbook vermicomposting requirements methods advantages applications

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