Environmental Science
Biodegradable mulch as microclimate modification effort for improving the growth of horenso; Spinacia oleracea L.

A. Iriany; F. Hasanah; D. Roeswitawati; M.F. Bela

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 185-196

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2021.02.03

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Increasing global temperature imposes large risks to food security globally and regionally. Besides, adaptation effort on cultivation practices, such as mulching, is urgent to overcome environmental problem due to certain material used, commonly plastic that is not biodegradable. ...  Read More

Environmental Engineering
The effect of mulch on properties of erosion sensitive soil using a wind tunnel

P. Gholamiderami; P. Lahooti; H. Darbam

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 537-552

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/gjesm.2020.04.09

Abstract
  The aim of this study was to produce mulch by combining natural mineral and organic substances in order to reach soil stabilization and improve soil physical and mechanical properties in Koopal area. The effects of organic mulch (at 3 levels of O1: combination of 1% sugarcane bagasse biochar+0.5% gum ...  Read More