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Seaweed residuals as fertilisers in agriculture

Ahuja, Ishita and Løes, Anne-Kristin (2019) Seaweed residuals as fertilisers in agriculture. Lecture at: SIG Seaweed Conference, Trondheim, Norway, 27.11.2019.

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This presentation holds information how seaweed residuals can be used as fertilisers for leek and oats. What kind of commercial fertiliser products are available from the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI)? How seaweeds have been exploited through ages as fodder and fertiliser along the Norwegian coast but lost value due to modernisation of agriculture and production of mineral fertilisers. How seaweed (algae fibre) and fish bones can be applied as a fertiliser and how they have affected growth and nutritional parameters in ryegrass and leek plants.

EPrint Type:Conference paper, poster, etc.
Type of presentation:Lecture
Keywords:algae fibre, arsenic, fertiliser, field experiment, fish bones, knotted wrack, leek, marine raw materials, nitrogen, nutrients, oats, OMRI, phosphorous, pot experiment, products, ryegrass, seaweed, soil amendment
Subjects: Soil > Soil quality
Food systems > Recycling, balancing and resource management
Farming Systems > Farm nutrient management
Research affiliation: Norway
Norway > NORSØK - Norwegian Centre for Organic Agriculture
Related Links:https://www.norsok.no/en/projects/2017/marine-rest-raw-materials-for-fertilizers-to-organic-agriculture-restor
Deposited By: Ahuja, Researcher Ishita
ID Code:37484
Deposited On:06 Mar 2020 08:53
Last Modified:06 Mar 2020 08:53
Document Language:English
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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