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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soil acidity.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementB. Ulrich, M.E. Sumner, (eds.).
    ContributionsUlrich, B. 1926-, Sumner, M. E. 1933-, International Society of Soil Science. Second Commission., International Congress of Soil Science (13th : 1987 : Hamburg, Germany)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsS592.57 .S65 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1881230M
    ISBN 100387507825
    LC Control Number90041845


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The pH of soils of the dryland wheat-growing area of the Pacific Northwest has dropped an average of one unit in the last 20 years. Similar effects are reported from other areas and even more. Soil Acidity and Plant Growth emerged from concerns over increasing acidification of soils under improved pastures over wide areas of southern Australia.

While the book has its origin in the problems of acidification of Australian soils under pastures, the authors examine soil acidity within a much broader framework, making their views relevant Book Edition: 1.

The first edition of Soil Acidity and Liming (published in ) was developed and written in response to the need for a reference text on an important, worldwide, agricultural topic. It covered topics ranging from basic chemical concepts to soil acidity to the practical usage of agricultural liming materials.

The Paperback of the Soil Acidity by B. Ulrich at Barnes & Noble. References.- 3 An Ecosystem Approach to Soil Acidification.- 1 Implications of the Material Balance of the Ecosystem for Soil Acidification.- 2 Ecosystem Environment and Ecosystem Compartments.- 3 Can Ecosystem Theory be Based on Thermodynamic Laws?.- 4 A Mathematical Model Author: B.

Ulrich. This handbook presents discussions on the control, management and reduction of soil acidification in various agricultural systems. It presents effective strategies to modify and adjust crop production processes to decrease the toxicity of soil contaminants, balance soil pH, improve root growth and nutrient uptake and increase agricultural : Zdenko Rengel.

The causes of soil acidity. More topics in this section. Summary. This publication explains the effect of agricultural activities on the rate of soil acidification. It describes the four main causes of acidification which are: removal of product from the farm or paddock.

Processes of acidification or alkalization of soils are treated, taking the qualitative changes in soil chemistry into consideration. Following a theoretical background of ecosystem proton budgets, the application for assessing external and internal acid loads are demonstrated.

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The problems caused by soil acidity are usually less severe, and the optimum pH is lower, if the soil is well supplied with organic matter. Organic matter helps to make aluminum less toxic, and, of course, humus increases the soil’s CEC.

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