Scientifc Research on Worm Castings
Edwards, Clive A., Norman Q. Arancon, Tse Chi Kai, and David Ellery.
Allison L.H. Jack(1), Eric A. Carr(1), Thomas Herlihy(2), Eric B. Nelson(1)
(1)Cornell University Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology, (2) RT Solutions
Arancon, Norman Q. et al. “Effects of humic acids from vermicomposts on plant growth.” European Journal of Soil Biology 42 (2006): n. pag.
- Vermicompost and Coir Enhance Germination of Echinacea purpurea Michelle W. and Bachman G.R. (2000). Vermicompost and Coir Enhance Germination of Echinacea purpurea. Southeastern Floriculture, 21-22
Seed Germination and Seedling Growth of Tomato and Lettuce as Affected by Vermicompost Water Extracts (Teas) Norman Q. Arancon NQ, Pant A, Radovich T, Hue NV, Potter, JK, Converse C.E. (2012). Seed germination and seedling growth of tomato and lettuce as affected by vermicompost water extracts (teas). HortScience 47: 1722- 1728.
- How does vermicomposted dairy manure protect plants from disease?_ Poster Allison L.H. Jack(1), Eric A. Carr(1), Thomas Herlihy(2), Eric B. Nelson(1) (1)Cornell University Department of Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology, (2) RT Solutions
Vermicompost - A Living Soil Amendment at http://hdl.handle.net/1813/15136
I recommend the following book if you're looking for indepth information about all things vermicompost.
Vermiculture technology : earthworms, organic wastes, and environmental management / edited by Clive A. Edwards, Norman Q. Arancon, Rhonda Sherman
Boag, B. (2012). Vermiculture Technology. Earthworms, Organic Wastes and Environmental Management. By C. A. Edwards, N. Q. Aarancon and R. Sherman. Boca Raton, FL, USA: CRC Press (2010), pp. 601, £76.99. ISBN 978-1-4398-0987-7. Experimental Agriculture, 48(1), 148-149. doi:10.1017/S0014479711000925