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What Is Compost Tea?
Aerated Compost Tea (ACT)
Not-Aerated Compost Tea
Manure Tea
Compost Extract
Compost Leachate
Plant (or Fermented) Tea
Bacterial Soups
Organisms and Food Resources
Compost Quality
Aerobic Conditions
Machine Testing
Anaerobic Conditions
Human Pathogens
What Growers Need to Know
Growers need to know:
Qualitative Assessment of Compost Tea
The Habitat Must Select for Beneficials
Is Compost Tea A Fertilizer?
Nutrient Pools in Compost
COMPOST QUALITY IS CRITICAL
Organisms
Disturbance
COMPOST TEA ORGANISMS
How to Measure Bacteria and Fungi
Why Are Bacteria Needed in Tea?
Why Are Fungi Needed in Tea?
Mycorrhizal fungi
Species Composition of Bacteria, Fungi, Protozoa and Nematodes
Pathogens in Tea
Fungal Pathogens
Worm compost
Maintaining Aerobic Conditions in Teas
HOW TO USE COMPOST TEA
Potential Benefits of Compost Tea
Application of Compost Tea
1) Foliar applications:
Foliar applications
Soil applications
Generalized Approaches for Using Compost Tea
Potato
Row Crops / Broadacre Crops
Turf
Orchards and Vineyards
Landscape Trees
Greenhouse
Nurseries
Ponds and Lagoons
Factors Affecting Compost Tea Quality
Compost Tea Standards
Early Methods of Compost Tea Production
Microb-Brewer Results, 1998 to 2000
Comparison of Different Commercial Brewers
The Sustainable Studies Institute Tea Grant, 2002
Application Methods
Compost Tea Appropriate to the Plant
Table 9. EXAMPLES of Food Resources for Different Organism Groups
Recipes
Table 10. The Kind of Tea Needed for Different Plants and Soil Types
Fungal Tea
Mycorrhizal Inoculum
Grower Experiences
Scientific Papers or Abstracts
Experimental Results
SARE grant (2002)
Potato Trials at Oregon State University
Glossary
Recent Literature and Resources
The History of Compost Tea
Additional References
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