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VERMICOMPOST

Vermicompost is the product of the composting process using earth to create a heterogeneous mixture of decomposing vegetable or food waste, bedding materials, and vermicast. This process of producing Vermicompost is called vermicomposting. Vermicompost contains water-soluble nutrients and is an excellent, nutrient-rich organic fertilizer and soil conditioner. It is used in farming and small scale sustainable, organic farming.

Contents in Vermicompost

Parameters Quantity
Moisture (%) 52.61 %
pH 7.15
Nitrogen (%) 11.06 %
Phosphorous (%) 0.61 %
Potassium (%) 0.68 %

Benefits of Vermicompost

  • Vermicompost is rich in all essential plant nutrients.
  • Provides excellent effect on overall plant growth. Encourages the growth of new shoots / leaves and improves the quality and shelf life of the produce.
  • Vermicompost is free flowing, easy to apply, handle and store and does not have bad odour.
  • It improves soil structure, texture, aeration, and water holding capacity and prevents soil erosion.
  • Vermicompost is rich in beneficial microflora such as a N-fixers, P- solubilizers, cellulose decomposing micro-flora etc in addition to improve soil environment.
  • Vermicompost contains earthworm cocoons and increases the population and activity of earthworm in the soil.
  • It prevents nutrient losses and increases the use efficiency of chemical fertilizers.
  • Vermicompost is free from pathogens, toxic elements, weed seeds etc.
  • Vermicompost minimizes the incidence of pest and diseases.
  • It enhances the decomposition of organic matter in soil.
  • It contains valuable vitamins, enzymes and hormones like auxins, gibberellins etc.
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