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2013-08-25 23:01:39

This biopesticides market research report categorizes the global market on the basis of Active ingredient, applications, product types, crop type, and geography; forecasting revenue and analyzing trends in each of the submarkets http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/biopesticides-267.html (PRWEB) August 25, 2013 The report “Global Biopesticides Market – Trends & Forecasts (2012 – 2017)” published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the global biopesticides...

2013-08-22 23:27:37

In Peterson’s eBook My Ordinary, Extraordinary Yard, he shares the simple process of how he transformed his residential landscape into an edible garden delight. The eBook is available for free download for a limited time. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Growing food in the city? Really? The Urban Farming revolution is upon us with homeowners across the country turning their urban flowerbeds into mini-farms and converting their flowerpots into edible garden delights. This new breed...

2013-08-22 23:03:27

Transparency Market Research adds new "Biopesticides Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share And Forecasts, 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/biopesticides-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Biopesticides are essential for controlling the effect of agricultural pests, insects, and bacterial and fungal growth on food and field crops. Use of biopesticides can avoid the...

2013-08-22 12:23:27

Industry Biosolids Management Leader Provides Compost Solution BALTIMORE, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Synagro Technologies, Inc. today announced the Company will soon begin construction of a new state-of-the-art bio-recycling center in southwest Florida. The new center, to be located in Charlotte County, is scheduled to be in full operation in the first quarter of 2014. The $4.3 million facility will provide southwest Florida with a reliable, safe and eco-friendly solution for...

2013-08-21 08:21:54

CHICAGO, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- FarmedHere, the Chicagoland based vertical farm, in partnership with The Resource Center, a non-profit environmental education organization, established a program allowing FarmedHere to convert all of its organic waste into compost. The compost is then used to feed other urban farms across Chicago. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130821/MN66964) Compost is being used in landscaping, horticulture, and agriculture. Being...

2013-08-17 23:02:44

The report defines and segments the global biopesticides market with analysis and forecasting of the global revenue for biopesticides. It also identifies driving and restraining factors for the global biopesticide market with analysis of trends, opportunities, burning issues, winning imperatives, and challenges. (PRWEB) August 17, 2013 The report “Global Biopesticides Market – Trends & Forecasts (2012 – 2017)”, defines and segments the global biopesticides market with analysis...

2013-08-14 08:24:17

DAVIS, Calif., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. (MBI) (NASDAQ: MBII), a leading global provider of bio-based pest management products for the agricultural and water treatment markets, announced today the issuance of a patent by the United States Patent & Trademark Office for thaxtomin, the active ingredient in a new bioherbicide being planned for market introduction. Thaxtomin joins sarmentine, which received a patent in June 2013, as two of the...

Benefits Of Organic Foods
2013-08-09 13:57:38

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In today’s world, we hear about organic versus conventional food all of the time and often wonder just what the benefits of organic foods are? About a year ago, redOrbit published an article explaining that organic foods have no more nutritional value than conventional foods. That is to say, the nutrients, vitamins, and minerals found in organic foods equaled those found in non-organic foods. So an orange grown organically has...

2013-07-30 23:25:55

No Regulation for “Organic” Soils and Orange County Still Supports its Use in the July Newsletter, Announces Holy Cow Soils Nashville, TN (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 With all the recent uproar with human waste being used as a fertilizer (and calling it organic) Orange County still decided to support its use in their July 2013 newsletter (see current newsletter here). Even after the Supreme Court (in California Reviews Biosolid Ruling, June 28, 2013 Metropolitan News) got involved in by...

2013-07-24 23:03:16

EES recently launched new articles written by Clifford Woods, CEO of Effective Environmental Services & Organic Environmental Technology, to provide customers with general advice for safer, chemical-free ways to live. Lake View Terrace, California (PRWEB) July 24, 2013 Effective Environmental Services has developed a range of natural products designed to decontaminate and clean up harmful conditions and improve present surroundings through the elimination of slime and sludge. The...


Latest Organic gardening Reference Libraries

Roof garden
2013-08-21 10:36:40

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...

Sheet Mulching
2013-08-05 12:36:35

Sheet mulching, or lasagna gardening, is the process of turning barren ground into a more nourishing garden without digging. It is a layered system that can be used for a yard garden or a topical box garden. Starting at the bottom is a weed proof barrier, like newspaper or cardboard. On top of that is a twelve-inch layer of compost or mulch material such as old clothes, yard clippings, and manure, which provides for nutrient rich soil. Weed-free soil is added prior to planting the desired...

Wildlife Garden
2013-08-05 11:00:54

A wildlife garden (or wild garden) provides a natural habitat for many species of wildlife/animals. Wildlife gardens can be parcels of land allowed to grow naturally or created by individuals with an interest in wildlife habitats. Gardeners will grow a wildlife garden in conjunction with their production/cash crop gardens as a means of attracting various species of wildlife to help control the pest and pollinate the flowers. Creating natural habitats that have otherwise disappeared will...

Redworm, Eisenia fetida
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The redworm (Eisenia fetida), also known as the brandling worm, the tiger worm, the panfish worm, the trout worm, or the California worm, is a species of earth worm that is classified within the Annelida phylum. This species is native only to Europe, but it has been introduced into every country, excluding Antarctica, for vermicomposting purposes. Unlike other species of worm, the redworm does not prefer to reside in soil. It can be found in manure, rotting vegetation, and compost. The...

Three Sisters
2013-05-18 07:30:48

Three Sisters crop is a technique of gardening used primarily by Native Americans, but gardeners of any kind may also use this technique. These crops use three types of plants; in the Tewa tribe, they use four. The traditional seeds used are corn, beans, and squash. There are many benefits from this method, the first being the use of the corn stalks for the beans to grow on. The beans themselves then provide nitrogen for the corn and squash, while giving the corn amino acids, lysine, and...

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