By Leon Etienne Parent,Piotr Ilnicki
Co-published with the overseas Peat Society, this reference is the 1st to combine the actual, chemical, and organic elements of natural soils and peat fabrics for sustainable agriculture and horticulture. It info the foundations and symptoms in the back of optimistic motion in sustainable administration. The booklet offers a whole research of ways peat works chemically, bodily, and ecologically. It quantifies the moorsh-forming, or peat degradation, method in tables and figures, presents conversion equations between pH selection equipment, and provides a unique analysis of N and P liberate. additionally, the ebook revisits water, insecticides, phosphorus, and copper sorption features of natural soils.
The authors offer updated details for you to outline caliber symptoms for the optimal use of natural soils. With distinct info and an international viewpoint, natural Soils and Peat fabrics for Sustainable Agriculture goals to advertise a shift from the present paradigm of input-based unsustainable use to a brand new knowledge-based approach.