Assessing Microbial Communities of Compost Extracts and Their Effects on Lettuce Growth after Residue Incorporation in Soil

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2017: $11,993.00
Projected End Date: 04/05/2019
Grant Recipient: University of Nebraska — Lincoln
Region: North Central
State: Nebraska
Graduate Student:
Faculty Advisor:
Sam Wortman
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Description:
Presented at the American Society for Horticultural Sciences conference, 2018. This poster outlines results of the greenhouse component of the research into compost extract, as well as a few relevant tests characterizing the various extracts tested.
Type:
Conference/Presentation Material
File:
Authors:
M. Benjamin Samuelson, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Rhae Drijber, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Thomas Powers, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Elizabeth Jeske, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Rebecca Higgins, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Samuel Wortman, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
Ordering info:
Ben Samuelson
samuelsonmb@gmail.com
5127899279
Cost: $0.00
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.