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The principles of soil management

by T. L. Lyon

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Published by The Macmillan company, Macmillan & co., ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soils

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby T. Lyttleton Lyon, PH. D., and Elmer O. Fippin ...
    SeriesThe rural textbook series; ed. by L. H. Bailey
    ContributionsFippin, Elmer O.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS591.L989 1910
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 531 p.
    Number of Pages531
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24187575M
    OCLC/WorldCa9276882

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Sanchez Principles of Sustainable Soil Management in Agroecosystems is based on the premise that it is not possible to extract more from a soil than what is put into it without degrading its quality.

The strategy is to replace what is removed, respond wisely to what is changed, and be pro-active to what may happen because of natural and anthropogenic Principles of Horticulture, Second Edition covers the various topics concerning plant cultivation for agricultural use.

The book is comprised of 17 chapters that   AND MANAGEMENT 5 Topography 5 Rainfall 5 Soil limitations 6 Soil conditions 8 Productivity 12 3.

GENERAL PRINCIPLES FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF SOIL MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES 13 Objectives of soil management for agriculture 13 Principles for the development of soil management practices 14 4. CONCEPTS AND OBJECTIVES OF TILLAGE IN CONSERVATION Fundamentals of soil science is a basic book of soil science.

Book starts with conversion tables and figures required in the study of soil and agriculture. It includes the fundamental topics of soil science and their to the point explanation. Book contains 20 chapters on soil. Chapters like soil genesis, soil mineralogy, soil taxonomy, soil With the use of high-level soil management technology, Africa could feed several billion people, yet food production has generally stagnated since the s.

No matter how powerful the seed technology, the seedling emerging from it can flourish only in a healthy soil. Accordingly, crop yields in Africa, South Asia, and the Caribbean could be doubled or tripled through adoption of   The book’s purpose is not only to improve understanding of soil fertility management in Africa, but to do so in a proactive manner that serves as a call for action This book describes the principles and practices of better managing soil fertility and sustaining crop productivity in Africa, This comprehensive text emphasizes the general principles of crop production as a science, an art, and a business whose impact on society is inestimable.

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Ecological soil management, as detailed by the soil experts who wrote the book, can raise fertility - and yields -while reducing environmental impacts. Building Soils contains detailed information about soil structure and the management practices that affect soils, as well as practical information like how to interpret soil test ://Environmental Soil Chemistry illustrates fundamental principles of soil chemistry with respect to environmental reactions between soils and other natural materials and heavy metals, pesticides, industrial contaminants, acid rain, and salts.

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