CSU, Chico

Resources

Resources

Turning compost pilesHow to Compost

Sponsors

Principal Research Investigator:

Dr. Cindy Daley, Ph.D., Animal Science, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

Co-Investigators:

Andree Earley, Staff Research Associate, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

Pat Delwiche, Ph.D., Plant Pathologist, CSU, Chico

Cooperators:

Casey Cooley, Senior, Animal Science, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

Matt Claveria, Senior, Agriculture, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

Logan Smith, Senior, Animal Science, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

Mitch Johns, Ph.D., Soil Scientist, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

UC Cooperative Extension, Dr. Jack Williams

Students:

Heather Dye, Senior, Animal Science, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

Wes Schager, Senior, Animal Science, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

Matt Claverie, Senior, Agriculture, College of Agriculture, CSU, Chico

Industry Cooperators:

California Air Resources Board

Broken Box Ranch

Rice Straw Cooperative

Agricultural Research Initiative

CSU, Chico Research Foundation

California Urban Environmental Research and Education Center

References

General recall and food warning data: Safety Alerts, Food HACCP 

Canadian Food Inspection Agency (Health Canada) recalls and food warnings

U.S. Food and Drug Administration product recalls and food warnings

Hadar Y. and R. Mandelbaum. 1992. Suppressive Compost for Biocontrol of Soil borne Plant Pathogens. Phytoparasitica 10: Suppl. 1992.

The Composter's Answers Book, Volume One. BioCycle. Journal of Composting & Organics Recycling. JG Press, Inc. Emmaus, Pennsylvania.

Zhang W., D.Y. Han, W.A. Dick, K.R. Davis, H.A.J. Hoitlink. 1998. Compost and compost water extract-induced systemic acquired resistance in cucumber and Arabidopsis. Phytopathology. 88:5, 450-455.

Further Information

Turning compost pilesDr. Harry Hoitink, Plant Pathology, Ohio State University

Cornell University

California Air Resources Board

Waste Management Workgroup - University of California

Broken Box Ranch