• Oh Yeah
    Applied and Environmental Soil Science Volume 2010, Article ID 967526, 13 pages doi:10.1155/2010/967526 Research Article Nutrient Status of Vermicompost of Urban Green Waste Processed by Three Earthworm Species—Eisenia fetida, Eudrilus eugeniae, and Perionyx excavatus Swati Pattnaik and M. Vikram...
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  • Effect of vermicompost, worm-bed leachate and arbuscular mycorrizal fungi on lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus (DC) Stapf.) growth and composition of its essential oil
    adoption of organic agricultural system as a viable alternative shall be undertaken. The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of vermicompost, worm-bed leachate (WBL) and Glomus mosseae, an arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF), on growth of lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus (DC.) Stapf. The...
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  • investigatory
    EFFECT OF VERMICOMPOST ON THE GROWTH OF MUNG BEANS (Vigna radiata) Table of Contents Abstract Table of Contents Chapter I - Introduction a. Background of the Study b. Statement of the Problem c. Statement of the Hypothesis d. Significance of the Study e. Scope and Limitations of...
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  • Vermicomposting
    making compost from the food waste they receive from restaurants and other industries. You can also vermicompost at home, school, and even the office on a smaller scale. WHAT IS VERICOMPOSTING? Vermicompost contains not only worm castings, but also bedding materials and organic wastes at various stages...
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  • Vermicomposting
    Earthworms", "Albert Howard on Earthworms", "The Housefly" by Roy Hartenstein. Vermicompost and plants |[pic] | |Worm casts -- the best soil there | |is | Vermicompost consists mostly of worm casts (poop) plus some decayed organic matter. In...
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  • Vermicomposting: Decreasing Impacts to the Garbage Waste Stream
    earthworms. All organic matter eventually decomposes and with vermicomposting this process is accelerated. The end product is called worm castings or vermicompost. Various species of earthworms can be used in vermicomposting. The most frequently used earthworm is Eisenia fetida or more commonly called the...
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  • vermitechnology
    (VERMITECHNOLOGY) SYNOPSIS  Introduction  Vermitechnology  Vermicompost  Vermiwash  Vermicompost preparation  Vermiwash preparation  Application of vermicompost  Application of vermiwash  Future aspects  Comparison to the other chemical products  Advantages of Vermitechnology ...
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  • Vermicasting
    greenhouse trials using Vermicompost on a wide range of fruits, vegetables and ornamentals. The results clearly demonstrated that the affects were nutritional - as all experimental plants received the same full range of nutrients – and remarkably small quantities of Vermicompost promoted enhanced germination...
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  • Vermiculture
    Vermicompost (Redirected from Worm compost) Vermicompost (or worm compost) is produced by feeding kitchen scraps and shredded newspaper to worms. It is one of several different methods of composting. The earthworm most often to be found in the compost heap is Eisenia fetida or the Brandling worm, also...
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  • Composting
    technique in which worms are used to decompose organic waste. Vermicompost is a mixture of decomposing food, bedding and worm castings. When worms eat organic waste, it is excreted in the form of nutrient rich fertilizers called Vermicompost. This is the best forms of organic fertilizer. Such fertilizer...
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  • Bryan18Papers
    Vermicompost is the product or process of composting utilizing various species of worms, usually red wigglers, white worms, and earthworms to create a heterogeneous mixture of decomposing vegetable or food waste, bedding materials, and vermicast. Vermicast, similarly known as worm castings, worm humus...
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  • Earthworm
    them for the betterment of human beings. Vermicompost is the excreta of earthworm, which is rich in humus. Earthworms eat cow dung or farm yard manure along with other farm wastes and pass it through their body and in the process convert it into vermicompost. The municipal wastes; non-toxic solid and...
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  • chemistry project
    cost ratio (2.51) in the treatment wherein 50% RDF + Nadep @ 7.5 t/ha was applied. Manures improved the organic carbon content of soil, however, vermicompost was found most effective. It is concluded that application of 50% RDF + Nadep @ 7.5 t/ha is necessary to potato crop for realizing sustained productivity...
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  • Door to Door Collection of Segregated Garbage and Systematic / Scientific Disposal Through Verminculture
    scientific process of using them for the betterment of human beings. Vermicompost is the excreta of earthworm, which is rich in humus. Earthworms eat household garbage and pass it through their body and in the process convert it into vermicompost. Earthworms not only convert garbage into valuable manure but...
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  • Mba in Markerting
    earthworms, through a type of biological alchemy, are capable of transforming garbage into ‘gold’ (Vermi Co 2001, Tara Crescent 2003). Importance of vermicompost Source of plant nutrients Earthworms consume various organic wastes and reduce the volume by 40–60%. Each earthworm weighs about 0.5 to 0.6 g,...
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  • Household Waste
    separate the biodegradable wastes from non biodegradable wastes. Vermicomposting is a process in which biodegradable waste is dumped into the soil Vermicompost Pit Size: May be any size but should be comfortable for earthworm breathing. So,6’ X 3’ with 2.5 depth should be preferred as minimum. Proportion...
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  • The selection of waste materials for vermicomposting and its benefits
    waste • Food processing and grocery waste • Cafeteria waste • Grass clippings and wood chips Harvesting:- Worms in a bin being harvested Vermicompost is ready for harvest when it contains few-to-no scraps of uneaten food or bedding. There are several methods of harvesting from small-scale systems:...
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  • Our Intentions
    commercial grade vermicompost on continual sustainable basis all through the year based on agro-climatic patterns. We will take advantage of “natural experiments” in decomposition of bio-wastes (partial/aerobic), earthworm bioenergetics, steady mineralization and humification of vermicompost as value...
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  • Sample of Field Trip Report
    soil better and prevent erosion. 2) Effectiveness of organic waste management: Vermicompost Waste from agriculture especially stem cutting of chrysantimum is used for vermicompost. The term vermicompost means use of worm to compost organic waste. The excreta of the worms are rich in nitrate...
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  • Animals
    known as the polar fox, is a small fox native to cold Arctic regions of the Northern Hemisphere. It is common in all three ... > read more VermicompostVermicompost (or Worm Compost) the process of using earthworms to breakdown kitchen and garden waste, to create a faster than normal composting. ... ...
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