Proposed session structure

Session 1: Nutritional aspects of the use of compost in agriculture. Role in global food security

This session will include contributions dealing with the impact of the use of compost on the soil N, P and K dynamics, plant nutrition and crop production and yield. Special attention will be devoted to the issues of N use efficiency and P recycling from organic amendments. The relevance of crop production in the context of global food security will also be discussed in this session.