By Allen V. Barker
Winner of a call notable educational identify Award for 2011!
Organic farming isn't just a philosophy, but in addition a well-researched technology that mixes soil fertility, plant pathology, entomology, and different organic and environmental sciences. Science and expertise of natural Farming is a concise, with no trouble acceptable source for knowing the medical foundation for natural farming and the expertise required to accomplish enough yields via plant food and safeguard. It offers the instruments essential to dispel hampering myths approximately natural farming so farmers – despite their adventure – can boost their very own starting to be practices.
Emphasizes Foundations of natural Farming – Composting, conceal plants, & Farm Manures
Addressing appropriate matters and ideas besides useful functions, chapters hide soil fertility and plant meals; person plant requisites; liming; farm manures, eco-friendly manures, and composts; mulching and tillage; and weed, insect, and ailment keep an eye on, in addition to better half planting and garage. The textual content additionally comprises greater than 50 illustrations and a word list with universal technical and clinical phrases utilized in traditional and natural agriculture. This priceless reference is perfect for farmers, agricultural advisers, and soil and plant scientists – in either academia and industry.
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Science and Technology of Organic Farming by Allen V. Barker