Organic matter for pond fertilizer

Claude E. Boyd, Ph.D.

Agricultural byproducts important for small-scale farmers in developing countries Organic fertilizers decompose and release carbon dioxide, ammonia nitrogen, phosphate and other nutrients to promote the growth of phytoplankton and enhance the food web in ponds. Animal manures, grasses, agricultural by-products and other types of organic matter have been widely used in many countries as fish…

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  • Claude E. Boyd, Ph.D.

    Claude E. Boyd, Ph.D.

    Department of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures
    Auburn University
    Auburn, Alabama 36849 USA