Effects of Slurry Composting and Biofiltration Liquid Fertilizer on Growth and Fruiting of Chestnut

S. Hwang, U. Lee & K.-Y. Lee
The study was conducted to investigate the availability of Slurry Composting and Biofiltration (SCB) liquid fertilizer instead of chemical fertilizer for growth and fruiting of chestnut trees. SCB liquid fertilizer is made from livestock manure through Composting and filtration through sawdust and is used as fertilizer. The experiment was conducted from April 2008 to september 2009 using seven-year-old grafting trees 'Tsukuba'. We used SCB liquid fertilizer, chemical fertilizer and organic fertilizer to compare the effect...