Soil is not only a mixture of different minerals. It is also organic matter and a huge number and variety of organisms. The food web is all the relationships that occur between these organisms. Thanks to them, nutrients circulate in the soil. A complete soil ecosystem maintains the nutrients in the bodies of organisms, maintains and purifies the water. Binds carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. It blocks the development of diseases and pests. It improves and maintains the soil structure.
Compost is aerobic organic matter with a complete food web.
It is very important to ensure that the compost is kept under aerobic conditions at all times. Adequate and constant humidity ensures even growth of microorganisms.
Minimum values for biologically active compost:
Bacterial biomass 135 μg / g
Mushroom biomass 135 μg / g
The ratio of fungi to bacteria minimum 0.3: 1
Protozoa 10,000 pcs / g
Nematodes 100 pcs / g
Ciliates maximum 5 pcs per drop at a dilution of 1: 5