Compost Use On Athletic Fields And Golf Courses
Within three years of when compost was first used on the fairways and tee boxes, the Meadows of Sixmile Creek golf course in Wanaukee, Wisconsin was able to replace 100 percent of its synthetic fertilization and 95 percent of its chemical herbicides. Compost is supplied by Purple Cow Organics.

Compost manufacturers in the Southeast and Midwest are capitalizing on their products’ inherent capabilities to build soil organic matter, retain moisture and provide nutrients.
Dan Emerson
BioCycle October 2013, Vol. 54, No. 10, p. 30

Understanding Value Of Nutrient Credits
Chesapeake Bay Watershed

The Total Maximum Daily Load structure in the Chesapeake Bay states illustrates the revenue opportunity around nonpoint source nutrient credit trading for digester projects. Part II
Douglas Ross
BioCycle August 2012, Vol. 53, No. 8, p. 57

 

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How To Generate Tradable Nutrient Reduction Credits
BioCycle Energy

Purchase and sale of nutrient credits to comply with regulatory limits is potential revenue stream for anaerobic digesters. Part I
Douglas Ross
BioCycle June 2012, Vol. 53, No. 6, p. 48

Commentary: Soils, Nutrients, Organic Amendments — And Human Health

BioCycle April 2012, Vol. 53, No. 4, p. 57
In addition to calories, people and animals need a range of nutrients, including amino acids, lipids, vitamins and minerals, to stay healthy. Most of these come from our diets (Vitamin D from sunshine is one exception). While the amino acids, lipids and vitamins in our diets are produced by plants or animals, all the required minerals originate in soils.

 

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