Original publication date: Winter, 1946
Publication status: Out of print
THE NITROGEN PROBLEM 195
THE COMPOST MOVEMENT IN NEW ZEALAND 197
The New Zealand Compost Society—
Impressions of New Zealand’ Agriculture.
A COMPOST SOCIETY IS BORN 201
HARNESSING THE EARTHWORM 203
CLOCHES IN THE GARDEN 206
THE UTILIZATION OF WATER HYACINTH IN BENGAL 209
IS DIGGING NECESSARY? 211
Compost, sawdust, and no digging—
The need for digging— To digor not to dig?—
This digging question.
THE TWO STANDARDS 215
A FARMING CAMP SCHOOL 217
FROM INSURANCE CLERK TO CROFTER 220
III. The compost campaign continued.
PLANT NUTRITION AND SCIENCE 225
POINTERS FROM THE RESEARCH STATIONS 232
Soil bacteria: some newly discoveredbenefits—
Beginning at the wrong end—Somerecent results.
GRIND YOUR OWN BREAKFAST 236
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR 238
The whole wheat road to health—Flavourshops—
The verdict of the grazing animal—Subsoilingestablished hops—
Sweet clover — The role ofthe root nodule —
Composting with sawdust—Organicfarming in Ulster—
Victor Hugo on waste—A modernearth closet.
The cure and prevention of cancer.
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