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Soil carbon and soil health in apple orchards

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Gentile, R and Simpson, R and Clothier, B and van den Dijssel, C and Mason, K and Cornwall, D and Hardie, MA, Soil carbon and soil health in apple orchards, Apple and Pear Australia Limited (APAL), http://apal.org.au/, 01 July (2014) [Magazine Article]

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Abstract

The Soils Team of the Productivity, Irrigation, Pests and Soils project (PIPS) has collected baseline data on soil carbon across Australian orchards. This is the first step toward understanding how orchard management could be used to change soil carbon and soil health knowledge that growers could use to optimise nutrient availability and orchard performance. - See more at: http://apal.org.au/soil-carbon-soil-health-apple-orchards/#sthash.SWljjNoK.dpuf

Item Details

Item Type:Magazine Article
Keywords:soil carbon, apple
Research Division:Environmental Sciences
Research Group:Soil Sciences
Research Field:Carbon Sequestration Science
Objective Division:Environment
Objective Group:Soils
Objective Field:Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Soils
Author:Hardie, MA (Mr Marcus Hardie)
ID Code:100785
Year Published:2014
Deposited By:Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture
Deposited On:2015-05-28
Last Modified:2015-05-28
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