Characterization of Fungal Biodiversity  In Compost and Vermicompost

 Antonella Anastasi, Giovanna C. Varese, Samuele Voyron, Silvano  Scannerini

 and Valeria Filipello Marchisio

Dipartimento di Biologia Vegetale Universitti degli Studi di Torino, Italy

These results constitute a contribution to microbiological understanding of commercial composts, whose fungal component is often overlooked despite the favorable and unfavorable effects of fungi in the various situations in which composts are employed.