Sea Energy Agriculture

Author(s): M.D. Murray Maynard

Aquaponics | Farming/Agriculture | Aquaculture

"Maynard Murray was a medical doctor who researched the crucial importance of minerals - especially trace elements - to plants and animals. Beginning in 1938 and continuing through the 1950s, Dr. Murray used sea solids - mineral salts remaining after water is evaporated from ocean water - as fertilizer on a variety of vegetables, fruits and grains. His extensive experiments demonstrated repeatedly and conclusively that plants fertilized with sea solids and animals fed sea-solid-fertilized feeds grow stronger and more resistant to disease. Sea Energy Agriculture recounts Murray's experiments and presents his astounding conclusions. The work of this eco-pioneer was largely ignored during his lifetime, and his book became a lost classic - out-of-print for more than 25 years. Now this rare volume is once again available, with a new foreward and afterword by the founder of Acres U.S.A., Charles Walters."--Publisher description.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780911311709
  • : Acres U.S.A., Incorporated
  • : Acres U.S.A., Incorporated
  • : January 2003
  • : 22.90 cmmm X 15.20 cmmm X 0.80 cmmm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 109
  • : B&W photos
  • : M.D. Murray Maynard
  • : en