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Objective: Rapid improvement of soil

Select a case study from the table below. Documents are in the Adobe PDF format.

Category Case Study Soil type Keywords
Use of FYM Study 32.  Potato growing with heavily bedded FYM on light land Light to medium Mixed, arable, potatoes, light soil, FYM, straw-for-muck, trading
Use of compost

Study 27.  Compost use on an arable farm

 

Medium to heavy

Arable, cereals, compost, green waste, medium soil, heavy soil

Use of FYM Study 25.  Potato growing in min-till rotations with straw incorporation and manure trading Light to medium

Arable, cereals, straw incorporation, potatoes, minimum tillage, min till, reduced tillage, FYM, poultry muck, medium soil

Use of FYM Study 4.  Trading straw for FYM to improve soils on an arable farm Heavy Arable, cereals, root crops, straw for manure trading, straw incorporation, heavy soils, medium soils
Use of FYM Study 20.  Arable with sugar beet in an established rotation Medium to heavy Arable, cereals, sugar beet, straw incorporation, poultry manure, turkey, sugar beed sludge, medium soil, heavy soil

 

 

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