Scientific articles

Shaheb et al_2015_bioslurry influences yield profitability radish

Leu etal_2018_Effect of organic matter on soil water_Burkina Faso  Link to article

Laub etal_2023_Soil organic matter loss and buildup Kenya Link to article

Bonten et al_2014_Bio-slurry as fertilizer. Is bio-slurry from household digesters a better fertilizer than manure? A literature review. Link to article

Gautam et al_2009_Biogas as a sustainable energy source in Nepal: Present status and future challenges Link to article 

Häfner et al_2022_Digestate composition afecting N fertiliser value and C mineralisation Link to article

Kinyua et al_2016_Review small-scale tubular anaerobic digesters treating livestock waste in the developing world

Laban et al_2017_Effect of different forms of bioslurry on the performance of crops in western Uganda Link to article

Mofokeng, M., Habig, J., Amoo, S., du Plooy, C., Mashela, P., & Moeletsi, M. et al. (2020). Differences in soil microbial communities and enzyme activity due to the application of bioslurry under cultivation. South African Journal of Plant and Soil, 37(4), 283-291. 

Möller, K., & Müller, T. (2012). Effects of anaerobic digestion on digestate nutrient availability and crop growth: a review. Eng. Life Sci. 12, 242–257. https:// doi. org/ 10. 1002/ elsc. 20110 0085 Link to article

Muhmood, A., Javid, S., & Majeed, A. (2014). Integrated use of bioslurry and chemical fertilizers for vegetable production. Pakistan Journal Of Agricultural Research, 51(3), 563-568. Retrieved 24 February 2022. Link to article

Nanyanzi, M., Kizito, E., Masanza, M., Sseruwu, G., & Tenywa, M. (2018). Effect of Different Rates of Poultry Manure and Bio-Slurry on the Yield of Solanum aethiopicum Shum. Journal Of Agricultural Science, 10(4). Link to article

Nasir, A., Khalid, M., Anwar, S., Arslan, C., Akhtar, M.J., & Sultan, M. (2012). Evaluation of bio-fertilizer application to ameliorate the environment and crop production. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 49, 527-531. Link to article

Nkoa, R. (2014). Agricultural benefits and environmental risks of soil fertilization with anaerobic digestates: a review. Agron. Sustain. Dev. 34. 473–492

Nyakeyo, A., Mwangi, M., & Nyaanga, J. (2021). Effect of different vermicomposts and bioslurry on growth, yield and postharvest quality of statice. African Journal Of Agricultural Research, 17(1), 79-91. 

Nyang’au, J., Gatebe, E., Nyagah, C., & Ahenda, S. (2016). Evaluation of Biogas Slurry as An Alternative Organic Fertilizer: A Case Study in Kenya. . International Journal Of Extensive Research. Retrieved 28 January 2022, from Link to article

Nyanzi, S. (2011). Unravelling the causes of Nitrogen losses from the Bioslurry and Strategies for value addition. In “Progress in Biogas II – Biogas production from agricultural biomass and organic residues. University of Hohenheim Link to article

Nzila, C., Njuguna, D., Madara, D., Githaiga, J., Muasya, R., Muumbo, A., & Kiriamiti, H. (2015). Characterization of Agro-Residues for Biogas Production and Nutrient Recovery in Kenya. Journal Of Emerging Trends in Engineering And Applied Sciences, 6(5), 327- 334. Retrieved 28 January 2022, from Link to article

Rahman, M.M., Yasmine, F., Rahman, M A., Ferdous, Z., & Kar, P.S. (2011). Performance of poultry bio-slurry as a source of organic manure on potato production. Journal of Agroforestry and Environment, 5, 81-84 Link to article

Reuland, G., Sigurnjak, I., Dekker, H., Sleutel, S., & Meers, E. (2022). Assessment of the Carbon and Nitrogen Mineralisation of Digestates Elaborated from Distinct Feedstock Profiles. Agronomy, 12(2). Link to article

Rewe, M., Muindi, E., Ndiso, J., Kinusu, K., Mailu, S., Njeru, P., & Thomas, R. (2021). Effect of Bioslurry from Fixed Dome and Tubular (Flexi) Biodigesters on Selected Soil Chemical Properties, Maize (Zea mays) Growth, Yield and Quality. International Journal Of Plant & Soil Science, 158-171.

Shabaz, M., Akhtar, M., Ahmed, W., & Wakeel, A. (2014). Integrated effect of different N-fertilizer rates and bioslurry application on growth and N-use efficiency of okra (Hibiscus esculentus L.). Turkish Journal of Agriculture and Forestry, 38, 311-319. 

Van der Wurff, A.W.G., Fuchs, J.G., Raviv, M., Termorshuizen, A.J. (Eds) 2016. Handbook for composting and compost use in organic horticulture. BioGreenhouse COST Action FA 1105, Link to article

Vögeli, Y., Lohr, C., Gallardo, A., Diener, S., & Zurbrügg, C. (2014). Anaerobic Digestion of Biowaste in Developing Countries: Practical Information and Case Studies. Eawag-Sandec. Link to article

Alburquerque, J. A., De la Fuente, C., Campoy, M., Carrasco, L., Nájera, I., Baixauli, C. & Bernal, M. P. (2012). Agricultural use of digestate for horticultural crop production and improvement of soil properties. European Journal of Agronomy, 43, 119-128. Link to article

Battista, F., Fino D., & Mancini, G. (2016). Optimization of biogas production from coffee production waste. Biores Tech 200:884–890. 

Jegede, A.O., Zeeman, G. & Bruning, H. (2019). A review of mixing, design and loading conditions in household anaerobic digesters, Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 49:22, 2117-2153, DOI: 10.1080/10643389.2019.1607441  Link to article

Karki, A.B., (2006). Physico-chemical Analysis of Bio-slurry and Farm Yard Manure for Comparison of Nutrient Contents and other Benefits so as to Better Promote Bio-slurry, BSP-Nepal, Kathmandu. Link to article

Kumar, S., Malav, L. C., Malav, M. K., & Khan, S. A. (2015). Biogas slurry: source of nutrients for eco-friendly agriculture. International Journal of Extensive Research, 2(2), 42-46. Retrieved 24 February 2022, Link to article

Non-scientific reports and manuals

Gurum, 1997, Nepal Training Manual Proper Utilisation of Bio-slurry Link to manual

Warnars Oppenoordt, “Bioslurry: a supreme fertilizer”, 2014: Link to report

Kenya Biogas Program, Bioslurry handbook “Superior Organic Fertiliser”, 2016: Link to handbook

Biogas Solutions Uganda, “Operation and maintenance of biogas plants, bioslurry management and use”, 2016 : Link to handbook

De Groot, L., & Bogdanski, A. (2013). Bioslurry = Brown Gold? A review of scientific literature on the co-product of biogas production. Food and Agriculture Organisation, Rome, Italy Link to article

ISWA, Gibert, J., Ricci-Jürgensen, M., & Ramola, A. (2020). Benefits of Compost and Anaerobic Digestate when applied to Soil, International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) report Link to article

Postma, I., & Zhang, X. (2016). Towards general guidelines for the management of bioslurry in Kenya. Wageningen: Nutrient Management Institute B.V. Retrieved from Link to article

AGRA, Assessment of Fertilizer Distribution Systems and Opportunities for Developing Fertilizer Blends BURKINA FASO June (2018) Link to report

Article Info Nature (21-10-2022), Intrants organiques au Burkina Faso :des réflexions pour une meilleure promotion Link to article

Yénizié Koné, Véronique Thériault, Alpha Kergna, et Melinda Smale, La subvention des engrais au Mali : origines, contexte et évolution (August 2019) ; Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Food Security Policy – Document de recherche 142 Link to report