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New paper published - Adaptive root foraging strategies along a boreal–temperate forest gradient

Text by Ivika Ostonen

Fine roots are the principal organs for absorption of water and nutrients in soil, and their growth patterns control forest production and sustainability. 765 more words

2017

Compost, Why Bother?

Since Emily and I began composting in June we have had several people ask us:

  • “Why compost? Doesn’t it just breakdown in the landfill?”
  • “Isn’t it hard?”
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