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- Balkcom, K. S.; Adams, J. F.; Hartzog, D. L.; Wood, C. W.
- Communications in soil science and plant analysis 2001 v.32 no.9-10 pp. 1589-1605
- application rate; bags; calcium; composting; field experimentation; growing season; land application; leaching; magnesium; mineralization; nitrogen; nutrients; on-farm research; peanuts; phosphorus; resins; sewage sludge; slow-release fertilizers; soil; soil amendments; zinc
- ... Mineralization of nutrients from composted municipal sludge may vary due to sludge type and composting material. This study determined mineralization and release of selected elements from composted municipal sewage sludge to evaluate optimal land application rate under field conditions. Composted municipal sludge was studied in two on-farm experiments, at rates of 0.0, 2.0, 4.0, and 8.1 Mg ha(-1) ...