Using Compost Tea to Enhance Biochar's Beneficial Properties

This presentation described the results of a green house/field study that examined how amending an agricultural soils with biochar that had been "charged" with different types of compost teas affected the growth of eggplants (Solanum melongena var. Rosa Bianca), resistance of eggplants to to flea beetle (Epitrix fuscula) herbivory, and the size and diversity of soil microbial communities.
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Sherie Edenborn
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