Seed money

Halal, Ann Marie
July 1996
Waste News;07/15/96, Vol. 2 Issue 9, p27
Trade Publication
Reports that the California Compost Quality Council will use a grant from the California Integrated Waste Management Board, to further develop and implement compost product quality guidelines. Comments from Matthew Cotton, the council's consultant; Reference to guidelines developed in 1994 by the Compost Agricultural Steering Committee.


Related Articles

  • Ugrading performance at compost sites. McCabe, John // BioCycle;Dec97, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p44 

    Deals with the Michigan Compost Operators Training Program. Focus of the program; Topics covered by the modules in the program; Involvement of the Michigan Composting Council in the development of the program; Contact information for the 1997 Michigan Compost Operator Training Program.

  • Hitting 65 Percent Diversion With Recycling, Composting. Ledgerwood, Sean // BioCycle;Mar1999, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p49 

    Discusses the source separation program launched at the East Prince area on Prince Edward Island, Canada for its composting industry. Description of the East Prince area; Recycling and organics collection; Composting line; Diversion rates.

  • Managing Compost Piles to Maximize Natural Aeration. Michel, Fred // BioCycle;Mar1999, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p56 

    Discusses ways in managing compost piles to maximize natural aeration. Information on aeration mechanisms; Relation of pile size and natural aeration; Pile size and temperatures; Turning effects on aeration.

  • Composters testify on waste bill revision.  // BioCycle;Oct97, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p24 

    Reports on the testimony of members of the Ohio Compost Producers Association on the need to change laws affecting refuse disposal in the state. Issues on determining the amount of fees necessary for refuse disposal; Focus of testimonies on the disposal of yard trimmings.

  • LATEST DEVELOPMENTS IN MID-TO-LARGE-SCALE VERMICOMPOSTING. Sherman-Huntoon, Rhonda // BioCycle;Nov2000, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p51 

    Provides an overview of vermicomposting, the process of composting large volumes of organic residuals with earthworms. Windrows; Wedge system; Beds and bin systems; Reactor systems.

  • Regional Roundup.  // BioCycle;Mar1999, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p18 

    Provides updates on the composting industry of the United States as of March 1999. Installation of an anaerobic digester at the dairy farm of Craven Farms; Planned study of the effects of compost on six major crops in the Coachella Valley of southern California; Details on the comprehensive...

  • COMPOSTING ON ALL FRONTS IN ALBERTA. Paddison, Licia; Chaw, Donna // BioCycle;Mar2000, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p44 

    Looks at the compost industry in Alberta. Facilities for the compost industry; Waste management system in Calgary and Edmonton; Methods of recycling leaves and yard trimmings; Commercial operations of compost.

  • BIOCYCLE WORLD.  // BioCycle;May2000, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p6 

    Presents news briefs on composting and recycling in the United States as of May 1, 2000. Interim heavy metal standards of the Association of American Plant Food Control Officials (AAPFCO) for inorganic fertilizers; Request of the California Integrated Waste Management Board for proposals for...

  • FOOD RESIDUALS COMPOSTING. Goldstein, Nora // BioCycle;Aug2000, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p48 

    Provides information on food residuals composting projects in the United States. Categories of food residuals composting projects; Characteristics of the compost facilities; Types of generators served; Frequency of collection methods.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics