CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction to Fertilizer and Manure Types and uses of Composts. 2. Importance of Nitrogen Fixation and Major Utilities of Fertilizers in Agro-based Industries. 3. Towards Understanding Dimensions of Biofertilizers and their Relevance. 4. Role of Rizobacteria, Phosphate Solubilizing Bacteria and other Biofertilizers. 5. An Overview of Green Pesticides and Biopesticides.
This book provides readers with an introduction to fertilizer and manure types and uses of composts. Importance of nitrogen fixation and major utilities of fertilizers in agro-based industries are given. An overview of dimensions of biofertilizers and their relevance is made. In addition, an overview of role of rizobacteria, posphate solubilizing bacteria and other biofertilizers is provided herein. The subject areas of green pesticides and biopesticides are covered. A model study of biofertilizers, bio-insecticides and biopesticides are discussed. An attempt is made towards understanding pesticide poisoning, related diseases and organic pest control methods.