Application of organic biomass techniques

  • Executing agency: UN/DESA Division for Sustainable Development
  • Senior advisor: Mr. Jayarao Gururaja
  • Start date: 1 May 1997
  • Total budget: USD 42,400

This is a pilot project proposed by the Integrated Rural Dvelopment Centre (Inc.) of Lae, Papua New Guinea. The objective of the project is to convert readily available Biomass through composting into organic fertilizers for application in the production of fruits and vegetables including traditional staples (such as taro, bananas, sweet potatoes, yama, etc).