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Project: Utilisation of organic matter to improve soil fertility in the region of Kinshasa

project duration
01-SEP-03 – 31-AUG-05
The purpose is to find the best way to use organic matter to improve the productivity of the sandy soils in the region of Kinshasa. On the one hand, the infrastructure of the soil laboratory of UNIKIN will be improved and on the other hand, scientific research will be executed. First, a database on available organic matter will be made. Second, mineralization of this organice matter will be studied. There is also training aspect as well as an extension aspect.