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Soil Fertility and Composting

This section looks at the way in which soil quality can be maintained and improved through a number of techniques including the use of fertilizer, manure and compost.

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Biol Preparation

Biol is a liquid fertilizer that is made from a mixture of ingredients in a sealed

Giannina Solari, Published by Practical Action, United Kingdom on 2016/01/21

Boji La Kijani / Oteo La Mima

Garden Organic (HDRA), Published by Practical Action, Eastern Africa on 2016/01/21

Compost Bin Manufacture

This fact sheet explains concrete composting bin

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action, South Asia on 2016/01/22

Composting in the Tropics

This booklet could help you to improve your methods. Organic matter is often piled up in the compound but left unmanaged. This will produce compost but the materials will take a long time

Garden Organic (HDRA), Published by Practical Action, United Kingdom on 2016/01/21

Composting in the Tropics II

This booklet follows on from ‘Composting in the Tropics’ concentrates on the principles of composting and especially the heap method in the first booklet while this second booklet looks at

Garden Organic (HDRA), Published by Practical Action, United Kingdom on 2016/01/21

Culture and Perception in acceptance of organic fertilizer when human sludge is one of its source

The document describes culture and perception in acceptance of organic fertilizer when human sludge is one of its

Md. A. Halim Miah, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2016/01/15

Home Composting Bins

Composting is encouraged as a means of dealing with organic waste and can offer many benefits such as enhanced soil

Published by Practical Action, South Asia on 2016/01/21

Home Composting Systems

This technical brief describes about different home composting methods and use of home composting bins in

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published by Practical Action, South Asia on 2016/01/22

Integrated Soil Fertility

This fact sheet describes various methods of countering soil degradation in semi-arid

Douglas Gumbo, Published by Practical Action, Southern Africa on 2016/01/21

Kaurudufu - Takataka-ili-Kuitumia-Tena

Practical Action, Published by Practical Action, Eastern Africa on 2016/01/21

Preparación de Biol

Biol es un abono o fertilizante líquido que se hace de una mezcla de ingredientes en un recipiente

Giannina Solari, Published by Practical Action, Latin America on 2016/01/21

Recycling of Organic Waste

This fact sheet outlines the main methods of putting organic waste to good

Dai Rees, Published by Practical Action, United Kingdom on 2016/01/21

Requirement to demand Organic fertilizer Promotion

Requirement to demand: Promoting Organic Fertilizer in Bangladesh, exploring required Knowledge support for major stakeholders in relation to creating a viable business model for OF production

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2016/01/15

Simple Methods of Preventing Soil Erosion and Conserving Water

Some simple approaches to preventing soil erosion for and capturing water crop for

Nigel Walsh, Published by Practical Action, Eastern Africa on 2016/01/21

Technical guide - compost bin manufacturing

This technical brief describes the process of construction of home composting

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published by Practical Action, South Asia on 2016/01/22

Ukuzaji Wa Mbolea Ya Takataka Katika Nchi Zenye Joto Jingi

Mbolea hii ni sehemu za viumbe (mabaki ya mimea na wanyama) ambayo imefanyika kuoza kwa muda mrefu kwa ajili ya kusazwa na viumbe wadogo sana. Sehemu za vitu kama matawi, matunda na mabaki ya

Published by Practical Action, Eastern Africa on 2016/01/21

Vetivar Hedges and Sisal

These technical guidelines were prepared to guide the conservation of natural resources with a special focus on vetivar grass and

Thembinkosi Nyathi, Published by Practical Action, Southern Africa on 2016/01/21

कम्पोष्ट मल

तरकारी बाली लगाउन बढी प्राङ्गारिक पदार्थ भएको माटोको आवश्यकता पर्दछ । कम्पोष्ट मल, गोठे मल, पीना, हरियो मल आदि प्रयोग गर्नाले माटोमा प्राङ्गारिक पदार्थको वृद्धि हुन्छ

Practical Action Nepal Office, Published by Practical Action, South Asia on 2016/01/18

कम्पोष्ट मल

यस ज्ञान सामाग्रीमा कम्पोष्ट मल बनाउदा अपनाईने बिधीको बारेमा जानकारी दीइएको

Practical Action Nepal, Published by Practical Action, South Asia on 2016/01/18

गोठेमल व्यवस्थापन

यस ज्ञान सामाग्रीमा गोठेमल ब्यवस्थापना गर्ने तरिका बारेमा जानकारी दीइएको

Practical Action Nepal, Published by Practical Action, South Asia on 2016/01/18

 

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