It is generally understood that silicon is absorbed by plants and utilised in cell walls for increased strength and plant integrity. This is important because strong healthy cells increase the plants resistance to sucking and chewing pests and fungal disease. Scientists are also beginning to understand the critical role of silicon in biochemical pathways for […]
What is the Qld Organics Composting process? All composting is conducted at our licensed composting sites using clean stream organic feedstocks of known origin. Organics are heaped into windrows and regularly turned to maintain aerobic conditions to facilitate the growth of beneficial microbes. The growth of these microbes generates heat which, when controlled results in
How do Qld Organics deliver better soil health? Soil Health considers the balance, stability and interaction of chemical, physical and microbiological characteristics impacting its ability for crop production. Physical characteristics of soil consider the size and distribution of particles, which impact the movement of water and air and are described as soil texture or structure.