Now showing items 21-30 of 2153
Use of spent compost in the cultivation of Agaricus blazei
Two compost formulations, based on Braquiaria straw (Brachiaria sp.), a conventional one and a spent one, were tested in the cultivation of ABL 99/30 and ABL 04/49 strains of Agaricus blazei. The experimental design was ...
Effect of different tannery sludge compost amendment rates on growth, biomass accumulation and yield responses of Capsicum plants
(Pergamon-Elsevier B.V. Ltd, 2010-10-01)
Composting has been recognized as one of the most cost effective and environmentally sound alternatives for organic wastes recycling from long and composted wastes have a potential to substitute inorganic fertilizers. We ...
Evaluación del uso de compost como acondicionador del suelo en el crecimiento de cinco especies usadas en arborización urbana
Assessment and improvement of the physicochemical characteristics of the soil are key aspects to guarantee the optimal performance of trees in urban environments. The use of organic amendments, particularly compost, has ...
Efectos del té de compost aplicado al suelo sobre el crecimiento de la vid cv. Crimson seedless
(Universidad de Chile, 2013)
Application of spent Agaricus subrufescens compost in integrated production of seedlings and plants of tomato
Purpose: Spent mushroom compost (SMC) is a major solid waste product of the mushroom industry and is the material which remains at the end of a mushroom crop. Methods: Different proportions of the SMC from Agaricus ...
Parameters evaluation of the co-composting of sewage sludge and grass clippings using the respirometric method
Despite several previous studies, a better understanding of the sewage sludge composting process is necessary. This study evaluates the use of an automated respirometer with hermetic rotary reactor (ARHRR) to evaluate O2 ...
Application of hazard analysis and critical control points (HACCP) to the processing of compost used in the cultivation of button mushroom
Purpose: Guarantee the product protection and correction of errors, to improve the costs derived from quality defects and to reduce the final over control. Methods: In this paper, the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control ...
Optimization of substrate preparation for oyster mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) cultivation by studying different raw materials and substrate preparation conditions (composting: phases I and II)
In recent years, oyster mushroom ( Pleurotus ostreatus) has become one of the most cultivated mushrooms in the world, mainly in Brazil. Among many factors involved in a mushroom production, substrate preparation is the ...
Laccases production by A.blazei mushroom grown either in composted or non-composted substrates
(Trade Science Inc, 2013)