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International Journal of Applied Research

Vol. 2, Issue 12, Part L (2016)

Vermicompost, a management of biosolid wastes: A review

Author(s)
Sadguru Prakash
Abstract
Vermicompost is one of the ready to use organic fertilizers or manures. Vermicomposting is a biotechnological process, in which organic waste materials converted into organic manure by earthworms. The nutrient status of vermicompost is higher than cowdung compost. It increases the soil fertility by increasing porosity, bulk density, water holding capacity, pH, electrical conductivity, nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium content. The application of the vermicompost is enriches the soil microorganism, fish growth, plant growth and nutrient content of the crop yield. In this review article the author describe the management of organic waste, vermicompost, and economical importance of the vermicompost.
Pages: 849-851  |  79 Views  6 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Sadguru Prakash. Vermicompost, a management of biosolid wastes: A review. Int J Appl Res 2016;2(12):849-851.
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