Resources & Links
A range of other resources related to the use of compost are available. Please use the menu on the left to find movies, case studies and more.
Below you will also find links to information on our project partners, other research units, the Recycled Organics Library and certification bodies such as Standards Australia and Compost Australia. If you’re after detailed research reports, check whether they are available online at the Recycled Organics Library, or contact our industry development officers. A list of publications on the use of compost is provided – we’d be pleased to send copies to you.
- Recycled Organics Library
The Recycled Organics Library provides a searchable database of information on the recovery and management of compostible organic materials and the manufacture and use of recycled organic materials. Many articles and publications are accessible online.
- Recycled Organics Unit
This is the site of the New South Wales centre for organic resource management, information, research and development, demonstration and training. Use the ‘Tools for Agriculture’ link on the left sidebar to access the ‘Compost Mulch Nutrient Budget Contribution Calculator for Vineyards and Orchards’. This calculator can be used to estimate values of N, P and K in composted mulch applied to vineyards or orchards to enable adjustment of fertilizer inputs.
- Recycled Organics E-news
For the latest news on compost related research and development nationally.
Updates are available every 6 months.
- Standards Australia
The Australian Standard for Composts, Soil Conditioners and Mulches AS4454-2003 is available for purchase on this site.
- South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI)
- Zero Waste
- National Landcare Program
- Adelaide & Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board