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Vermi-compost production to enterprise: case studies from Bangladesh

Hossain, Shaikh Tanveer (2014) Vermi-compost production to enterprise: case studies from Bangladesh. Paper at: IFOAM Organic World Congress 2014, Istanbul, Turkey, 13-15 October 2014. [Completed]

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In recent years organic agriculture practices have been gaining support from both consumers and producers in Bangladesh. Considering the economic benefits and environmental advantages, one such practice vermi-compost, or worm based composting, is growing in popularity with small-scale households. In the program study area it is fostering entrepreneurship, and with proper guidance and monitoring, is demonstrating that it can be a profitable enterprise.


EPrint Type:Conference paper, poster, etc.
Type of presentation:Paper
Keywords:entrepreneurship,nutrient, small-scale households, vermi-compost
Subjects: Soil > Soil quality
Farming Systems > Farm economics
Crop husbandry > Composting and manuring
Food systems > Markets and trade
Farming Systems > Farm nutrient management
Research affiliation: Bangladesh
International Conferences > 2014: 18th IFOAM OWC Practitioners Track
Deposited By: Hossain, Dr Shaikh Tanveer
ID Code:29176
Deposited On:28 Jul 2015 09:55
Last Modified:28 Jul 2015 09:55
Document Language:English
Status:Unpublished
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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