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Soil and Fertility Management in Organic Systems

{Tool} Soil and Fertility Management in Organic Systems. Creator(s): Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada, Dalhousie University. Issuing Organisation(s): Dalhousie University, Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada OACC.

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Online at: https://www.dal.ca/faculty/agriculture/oacc/en-home/resources/soils-fertility.html


The purpose of this database is to provide organic farmers and agronomists access to resources containing information on soil healthy and fertility management in organic arable farming. The resource includes categories of soil health, nitrogen, phosphorus, nutrient management, composting and manures as solutions for soil management. The tool will direct the user to a database of scientific papers and practical resources on the subject matter. This tool is for specific use of organic farmers and includes resources from various locations.

EPrint Type:Practice tool
Teaser:Scientific and practical resources to managing soil fertility in organic systems
What problem does the tool address?:Managing soil health and fertility is critical for the success of organic farming but can be a challenge.
What solution does the tool offer?:This database provides both practical and scientific resources for soil and nutrient management in organic production
Type of Practice Tool:Web
Theme:Soil quality and fertility
Keywords:arable farming, compost, green manure, nutrient management, soil fertility, soil quality
Keywords:arable farming, compost, green manure, nutrient management, soil fertility, soil quality
Agrovoc keywords:
Englisharable farminghttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_36528
Englishgreen manureshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_3375
Englishnutrient managementhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_330697
Englishsoil fertilityhttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_7170
Englishsoil propertieshttp://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_330883
Subjects: Crop husbandry > Production systems
Soil > Soil quality
Crop husbandry > Crop health, quality, protection
Crop husbandry > Weed management
Farming Systems > Farm nutrient management
Research affiliation: Canada > Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada/Centre d'agriculture biologique du Canada
European Union > Horizon 2020 > OK-Net Arable
Related Links:http://farmknowledge.org/index.php/search-for-ok-tools?v=31946
Project ID:oknet
Deposited By: Hansen, Anne
ID Code:31946
Deposited On:18 Apr 2018 14:36
Last Modified:25 Jan 2019 14:09
Document Language:English

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