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Compost as peat substitute

10 January 2023

Already some years the use of peat as material for pots and openfield cultivation is discussed. It is clear that the possibilities of using peat are ending. More and more countries and companies stop …

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Compost in fruit trees and rootstocks

05 December 2022

Published by Esther Hessel, Smeets Agroconsultancy and Delphy. In the Province of Flevoland two fruittree- en rootstockgrowers added compost in their fields. To see the added value of compost in gro…

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Composts for Agriculture: Investigation into nitrogen pathways

29 November 2022

Written by: Ina Körner, Claas Menke, TUHH, November 2022

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Tools SOILCOM presented on WasteEng conference

31 October 2022

Phillipp Lüssenhop, Steffen Walk, Ina Körner, TUHH, August 2022

The WasteENG conference on engineering for waste and biomass valorisation brings the worlds experts on theses topics together every …

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Extensive knowledge exchange in SOILCOM meeting

26 October 2022

Written by Esther Hessel.

End of September the SOILCOM partners were very happy to meet each other live! Lots of results of our Soilcom activities were presented. Effects of compost on soil and …

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5th of December 2022: World Soil Day

21 October 2022

Written by ECN and VLACO.

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Compost important component in peat-free potting soil

26 September 2022

Written by Wilco Dorresteijn, Delphy.

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Blueprint for starting a local composting network

12 September 2022

PSKW, The Research Centre for Vegetable Production in Sint-katelijne-waver (Belgium), developed a Blueprint for starting a local composting network. The blueprint is the result of a pilot with this l…

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Closed composting system for local compost production

05 September 2022

Written by Esther Hessel. In Denmark the Startup ComFerm ApS is developing a closed and automatic composting facility; the ComCrop-komposttromle. Or in English a compost drum.

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