You are here

Information Papers

5 results for Information paper and Recycled organics
Tips for growers: using compost made from recycled organics

Tips for growers: using compost made from recycled organics

This factsheet provides commercial vegetable farmers with background information to make Next Gen compost. It is one in a series developed by AgInnovators to foster the uptake of recycled green waste as compost.
Published 24th Nov 2016
NSW EPA's Organics Marketing Development program: encouraging takeup of recycled organics

NSW EPA's Organics Marketing Development program: encouraging takeup of recycled organics

NSW EPA’s Waste Less, Recycle More Organics Market Development Grants Program is supporting a crop of collaborative projects that are helping expand markets for recycled organics.
Published 24th Nov 2016
Key findings: Next Gen Compost project field trials

Key findings: Next Gen Compost project field trials

Field trials of capsicum and corn conducted at Greater Sydney LLS Demonstration Farm showed that recycled organic compost augmented with slow-release nitrogen to compensate for the N drawdown typically experienced following initial application resulted in healthy growth. heavy fruit and high yields; and compost benefits to soil and plant health increased over time.
Published 7th Jun 2017
Key findings: Next Gen Compost project social science research

Key findings: Next Gen Compost project social science research

As part of the EPA-backed Next Gen Compost project, UTS’s Institute for Sustainable Futures undertook extensive social research among farmers, retailers and consumers, identifying barriers to compost use and market opportunities for compost-grown vegies.
Published 7th Jun 2017
Summary: Next Gen Compost project social research findings

Summary: Next Gen Compost project social research findings

As part of the EPA-backed Next Gen Compost project, UTS’s Institute for Sustainable Futures undertook extensive social research among farmers, retailers and consumers, identifying barriers to compost use and market opportunities for compost-grown vegies.
Published 13th Jun 2017
Error | AgInnovators

Error

The website encountered an unexpected error. Please try again later.