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Paraskevi A. Londra, Maria Psychoyou and John D. Valiantzas

using UFRF has mainly focused on the study of the physical properties of UFRF-amended soils and organic substrates ( Chan and Joyce, 2007 ; Mooney and Baker, 1999 ; Nektarios et al., 2003 , 2004 ; Nguyen et al., 2009 ). Mooney and Baker (1999

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Jeb S. Fields, James S. Owen Jr., James E. Altland, Marc W. van Iersel and Brian E. Jackson

production of ornamental nursery crops in the southeastern United States recommend static physical properties with a large proportion of AS (10% to 30%) at container capacity [CC (45% to 65%)]. Instead of solely using recommended static measures (AS and CC

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John M. Kauffman, John C. Sorochan and Dean A. Kopsell

Organic matter accumulation near the soil surface of putting greens is of concern to turf managers because of its effects on soil physical properties that can influence turf performance. Soil OM is composed primarily of dead and sloughed plant

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Nastaran Basiri Jahromi, Amy Fulcher, Forbes Walker, James Altland, Wesley Wright and Neal Eash

substrate physical properties (substrate based), as described earlier. The current study was an experiment established to validate the models in an outdoor production environment using more commonly used overhead irrigation system rather than the

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John J. Sloan, Raul I. Cabrera, Peter A.Y. Ampim, Steve A. George and Wayne A. Mackay

received the same amount of water, which was targeted to deliver an average 25% leaching fraction. Physical properties of mixes. Physical properties were measured using a 1000-cm 3 PVC cylinder with a perforated, removable flat bottom. The cylinder was

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Jeffrey R. Pieper, Rebecca Nelson Brown and José A. Amador

treatment effects. Soil health Cornell Soil Health Test. The Cornell Soil Health Test is a comprehensive analysis incorporating 12 different indicators that is designed to monitor changes in soil chemical, biological, and physical properties over the long

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Jin-wei Zhang, Yi-xue Liu, Jin-ping Yu, Wei Zhang, Ya-qiong Xie and Ning-ning Ge

, hydrolyzable nitrogen, rapidly available phosphorus, rapidly available potassium, and organic matter) and soil physical properties (clay content and soil density) for the 0- to 25-cm soil layer were analyzed by the Tianjin Institute of Resource and

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Crysta N. Harris, Ryan W. Dickson, Paul R. Fisher, Brian E. Jackson and Anissa M. Poleatewich

-of-production. Substrate physical properties and nitrogen immobilization. Samples of each substrate blend (not used for growing plants) were evaluated in the laboratory for percent air and water-filled pore space, dry bulk density, and potential to immobilize fertilizer N

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Rita L. Hummel, Craig Cogger, Andy Bary and Robert Riley

production. These changes include pH, soluble salts, nutrients, and potentially phytotoxic materials, as well as physical properties such as AP and WHC. In this research, we manufactured three container substrates by cocomposting biosolids with three locally

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Ajay Nair and Brandon Carpenter

plant analysis. Soil Sci. Soc. Amer., Madison, WI Dumroese, R.K. Heiskanen, J.H. Englund, K. Tervahauta, A. 2011 Pelleted biochar: Chemical and physical properties show potential use and a substrate in container nurseries Biomass Bioenergy 35 2018 2027