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Cow Pat Story, The

Synopsis
Decay of herbivore dung is used as an example to illustrate the processes and importance of decomposition in agricultural systems. Explains how micro-organisms and fungi in temperate regions participate in the release of mineral nutrients into soils and also play a part in balancing the level of pathogenic organisms.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 33 min.
Year of production
1992
Availability
Sale; 1992 sale: £37.00 (+VAT +p&p)
Notes
Reviewed in British Council FVR.
Subjects
Agriculture; Biology
Keywords
dung; fungi; micro-organisms

Credits

Writer
C H Dickinson

Distributor

Name

University of Newcastle, Television Service

Notes
No longer in existence as a distributor

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