The Farmer's Knowledge Level in The Use of Organic Fertilizers in Lubartowski County, Lubelskie Province, Poland
This research aims to identify the farmer�s knowledge level in the use of organic fertilizersin Lubartowski County and identify the farmer�s knowledge level in each statements (item) of the use of organıc fertilizers by farmers.
In order toobtain the data of farmers, questionnaire has been designed, it consist of two parts: The first part: includes personal variables that related to farmers (age, education level, size of farm, average production). The second part: includes 20 statement (item) related to the use of organic fertilizers. The total number of farmers in the research sample was 50 farmer.
The results showed that the farmer�s knowledge level in the use of organıc fertilizers is medium tends to high degree. The results showed also, that the items which took first three ranks according to the centennial weight of items and respectively, are (I use the organic fertilizers in order to increase the humus content in the soil, I use the organic fertilizers in order to comprehensively supply plants in slowly mobilized, all macro-and microelements, I use the organic fertilizers in the surface and rapidly covered with soil in order to reduce odor and ammonia emission into the atmosphere
Key words- Agricultural, organic, Fertilizers, knowledge.