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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2013, Article ID 276235, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/276235
Research Article

Compost and Crude Humic Substances Produced from Selected Wastes and Their Effects on Zea mays L. Nutrient Uptake and Growth

1Department of Crop Science, Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia Bintulu Sarawak Campus, 97008 Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia
2Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products (INTROP), Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

Received 7 August 2013; Accepted 4 September 2013

Academic Editors: J. Aherne, S. Grego, and X. L. Otero

Copyright © 2013 Perumal Palanivell et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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