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Effect of forage legumes on phosphorus availability to the following wheat crop in a Black Chernozem
Including forage legumes in rotation with annual crops could increase phosphorus (P) availability to the annual crop due to their deep roots and intensive mycorrhizal infection. However, the benefit of forage legumes to ...
Representative sampling size and number of required samples for soil testing in direct seeding fields
Direct seeding is widely utilized in the southern Canadian prairies. The associated band application of fertilizers makes conventional soil testing problematic. Strip sampling was suggested in direct seeding fields, but ...
Survival and growth of tree seedlings on reclaimed oil sands site in response to fertilizer and ground cover grass species
Every year, oil sands mining results in a significant area of degraded land which needs to be reclaimed. In reconstructed mine sites, ground cover is helpful to minimize soil erosion by stabilizing soil. Besides soil erosion ...