Among the areas of focus of Minitalya, Diatomaceous Earth has been found to be one of the best agricultural soil conditioners. Diatomaceous Earth is a culturally used, highly experienced mineral with many positive effects. One of the research reports previously published by the Republic of Turkey Ministry Of Agriculture And Forestry and a thesis on improvement of soil condition may be found below.
Theory to Practice -
Cultural Methods of Pest Control
A RESEARCH ON IMPROVING WITH THE SOIL CONDITIONERS OF THE SOIL HAVING UNSUITABLE PHYSICAL CONDITIONS
Hafize NALBANT, 2013
Zeolite, Pumice and Diatomaceous Earth
Additionally, the Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Agriculture And Forestry has released the following regulations and their amendments in support of Diatomaceous Earth use in agriculture.
Anneex - 5
Mineralogical Soil Conditioner
Use of Diatomite (Diatomaceous Earth)
Annex - 2
Plant Protection Materials - Kieselgur (Diatomaceous Earth)
Annex - 6
Animal Feed Additive - Kieselgur (Diatomaceous Earth)
The scientific developments on Diatomaceous Earth has provided many answers on how it works, but there are many areas of use still undiscovered.
During our researches on soil conditioning and leaf fertilizer testings under advisory of University Teknokent Company, Kekova, we have found possible use of certain products in certain sizes as pest control materials.
Further information can be found in "Gallery".
MINITALYA RESEARCH REPORTS (TR)
According to these research reports, following detailed teaching presentations have been prepared.
EXTERNAL RESEARCHES ON DİATOMİTE
Below are some of the research papers released on the effect of Diatomaceous Earth on various areas of use