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Compost versus vermicompost as substrate constituents for rooting shrub cuttings

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Fornes Sebastiá, F.; Mendoza-Hernandez, D.; Belda Navarro, RM. (2013). Compost versus vermicompost as substrate constituents for rooting shrub cuttings. Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research. 11(2):518-528. https://doi.org/10.5424/sjar/2013112-3304

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Title: Compost versus vermicompost as substrate constituents for rooting shrub cuttings
Author: Fornes Sebastiá, Fernando Mendoza-Hernandez, D. Belda Navarro, Rosa María
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Agronómica y del Medio Natural - Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyeria Agronòmica i del Medi Natural
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[EN] The feasibility of composted (C), composted plus vermicomposted (V1) and straight vermicomposted (V2) tomato crop waste as component of rooting media for Euonymus japonicus ‘Microphylla’ and Lavandula angustifolia ...[+]
Subjects: Composting , Crop waste reclamation , Rooting media , Vegetative plant propagation , Vermicomposting
Copyrigths: Reconocimiento - No comercial - Sin obra derivada (by-nc-nd)
Source:
Spanish Journal of Agricultural Research. (issn: 1695-971X )
DOI: 10.5424/sjar/2013112-3304
Publisher:
Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA)
Publisher version: https://dx.doi.org/10.5424/sjar/2013112-3304
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info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/MEC//RTA2006-00008-C02-02/ES/Caracterización y evaluación de vermicomposts de residuos de cultivos hortícolas como sustratos para la producción de plantas ornamentales en maceta/
Thanks:
Authors are deeply grateful to Dr. Maria Jose Lopez and Dr. Raquel Melgar for supervising the composting and vermicomposting procedures. This study was funded by the Institut Nacional de Investigacion y Tecnologia Agraria ...[+]
Type: Artículo

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