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melody

melody
Benton, KY
(Zone 7a)


February 27, 2009
3:23 PM

Post #6197469

Here are helpful tagged pages for many soil and composting questions.

Pages tagged as 'compost' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=compost
Pages tagged as 'clay soil' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=clay%20soil
Pages tagged as 'soil amendments' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=soil%20amendments
Pages tagged as 'no-till gardening' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=no-till%20gardening
Pages tagged as 'double-digging' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=double%20digging
Pages tagged as 'cover crops' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=cover%20crops
Pages tagged as 'coffee grounds' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=coffee%20grounds
Pages tagged as 'raised beds' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=raised%20beds
Pages tagged as 'bokashi' http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=bokashi
PuddlePirate
North Ridgeville, OH
(Zone 5b)

February 27, 2009
10:13 PM

Post #6199212

Composting 101: http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=composting+101
Do-It-Yourself: http://www.instructables.com/tag/type-id/category-workshop/channel-compost/
Composting handbook: http://compost.css.cornell.edu/OnFarmHandbook/onfarm_TOC.html
Raw materials: http://compost.css.cornell.edu/OnFarmHandbook/apa.taba1.html
Good fungus: http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=mycorrhizae
Rock dust: http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=rock+dust
Compost bin/tumbler comparisons: http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=compost+bin+comparison
Compost mix calculator (C:N ratio): http://www.klickitatcounty.org/SolidWaste/fileshtml/organics/compostCalc.htm
Fertilizer/mulch calculators: http://davesgarden.com/guides/articles/view/3029/
Composting with worms (vermicomposting): http://davesgarden.com/community/forums/f/wrigglers/all/
Cover crop chooser: http://www.nysaes.cornell.edu/hort/faculty/bjorkman/covercrops/decisiontool.php
Biochar (terra preta): http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=biochar
Cold weather composting: http://davesgarden.com/tools/tags/tag.php?tag=cold+weather+composting

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PuddlePirate
North Ridgeville, OH
(Zone 5b)

March 5, 2009
5:40 PM

Post #6225213

Books on composting & soil fertility: http://davesgarden.com/products/gbw/advanced.php?category=14&submit=Go
GolfnGardener
Telford, PA

May 1, 2009
8:51 PM

Post #6490108

There's also some interesting reading on soil and compost on www.thegardenofoz.org
Rhapsody616
Long Beach, CA

January 2, 2011
11:44 AM

Post #8288383

Many thanks for this post. It is most useful!
rfonte649
Lake Charles, LA

February 9, 2011
7:55 AM

Post #8362392

Here is a lot of info on Bokashi.

http://bokashiworld.wordpress.com/category/bokashi-in-the-world/

kevcarr59

kevcarr59
BUda, TX
(Zone 8b)

June 28, 2012
2:11 PM

Post #9185136

Lots of great info & pages but if we could have just one thing, a tagged page or link to a list of items for each carbon and nitrogen component... A lot of reading while just trying to put the list together.

Thanks

sallyg

sallyg
Anne Arundel,, MD
(Zone 7b)

July 30, 2013
7:35 AM

Post #9616307

Toxoplasmosis information from CDC
http://www.cdc.gov/parasites/toxoplasmosis/
Toxoplasmosis often shed in cat feces.
nutsaboutnature
Algonquin, IL
(Zone 5a)

July 30, 2013
7:57 AM

Post #9616342

Thank You for that (scary, but important) info!



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