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Organic food manufacturing company Earth Source Organics moves to a facility with over 11,000 square feet of space in order to meet rapidly increasing customer demand. Vista,
Transparency Market Research published a new report "Organic Food & Beverages Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report
The Grounds Guys have a step-by-step process for creating and building a compost pile. Waco, Texas (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Compost is an earth-friendly
Farmers Advisory Council meets with stakeholders to problem-solve WASHINGTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The voice of organic farmers rang loud and clear at this year's
Organic Trade Association members gain inspiration from one nation's path to organic WASHINGTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The tiny Himalayan country of Bhutan may be
Funding, Other Initiatives Will Support Growth in Urban Food Production and Delivery Systems LOS ANGELES, CA (PRWEB) May 17, 2014 Seedstock today applauded
Benefits Of Organic Food Consumption On Physical And Cognitive Development, a new report on the website Vkool.com uncovers health and nutrition benefits of organic fruits and vegetables.
TeraGanix Partner, Western Blend, Receives Ag1000™ Organic Listing With the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Western
GIA announces the release of a trend report on Biofertilizers.
CR also fights to end the use of antibiotics on all organic fruits and vegetables; Survey shows that 9 out of 10 don't believe their use should be allowed SAN ANTONIO, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/
A roof garden is a garden planted on the roofs of buildings, also known as rooftop farming. A roof garden is not only decorative but also offers other benefits such as providing food for human consumption and adding a natural habitat for wildlife, mainly birds. Plants are usually grown with hydroponics, aeroponics, or air-dynaponics. Container gardening with soil may also be used. Vertical gardening will allow for more plant production in a small area. Completing the gardening cycle...
Vermicompost is composting with the use of special earthworms. Red wigglers and white worms are the more common worms used, although European night crawlers can be used as well. Red wigglers can be found living in manure piles and in rotting vegetation and adapt the best in covered worm bins. Common earthworms burrow deeply and are not recommended for use in compost bins. Blue worms are commonly used in the tropics. Worms are used to decompose vegetable and food waste along with bedding...
Image Caption: Compost barrel with compost and tools. Credit: Diego Grez/Wikipedia Compost is fertilizer made from decomposed organic matter that is then tilled directly into the soil or used as an additive when transplanting seedlings. Composting can be very simplistic or complex, depending on the amount of compost needed. Compost is widely used in organic farming because of its high nutrient content and natural pesticide abilities. Composting is simply piling, systematically,...
Agronomy for Sustainable Development is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Springer Science+Business Media. The journal was founded in 1981, at which time less than 10 percent of published material was in English. The journal underwent a series of major changes from 2003 to 2006, including the addition of extra field editors, switching from hardcopy to full electronic managing, producing all English material, and setting up a pre-selection committee at the submission stage....