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Elvis A. Takow, Edward W. Hellman, Andrew G. Birt, Maria D. Tchakerian, and Robert N. Coulson

supply of water and mineral nutrients. Soil properties key to successful grape production were described by White (2009) and include depth, structure and water, strength, chemistry and nutrient supply, and soil organisms. Topographic influences on

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Francesco Montemurro, Angelo Fiore, Gabriele Campanelli, Fabio Tittarelli, Luigi Ledda, and Stefano Canali

choice of the type of organic amendment or fertilizer is critical in organic vegetable production. However, as Montemurro et al. (2006) indicated, differences in soil properties such as organic matter and mineral nutrient content make it difficult to

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Humus to Correct Soil Salinity Salts can cause soil organic matter flocculation and loss. Important soil properties, such as water infiltration, water holding, aeration, and nutrient holding capacity, deteriorate as soil organic matter diminishes

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Philip J. Brown, Lambert B. McCarty, Virgil L. Quisenberry, L. Ray Hubbard Jr., and M. Brad Addy

the California bearing ratio method were used to study these soil properties and, as such, were conducted at greater rates of compaction than our study. Similar results were found by Taylor and Blake (1979) , who mixed sand with Nicollet loam topsoil

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Job Teixeira de Oliveira, Rubens Alves de Oliveira, Lucas Allan Almeida Oliveira, Paulo Teodoro, and Rafael Montanari

, T.B. Karlen, D.L. Turco, R.F. Konopka, A.E. 1994 Field scale variability of soil properties in Central Iowa soils Soil Sci. Soc. Amer. J. 58 5 300 303 Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária – EMBRAPA 2018 Sistema brasileiro de classificação de

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Stephen C. Smith, Katherine M. Jennings, David W. Monks, David L. Jordan, S. Chris Reberg-Horton, and Michael R. Schwarz

and Indiana J. Soil Water Conserv. 69 6 564 573 https://doi.org/10.2489/jswc.69.6.564 DeLaune, P.B. Mubvumba, P. Lewis, K.L. Keeling, J.W. 2019 Rye cover crop impacts soil properties in a long-term cotton system Soil Sci. Soc. Amer. J

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Robert L. Mikkelsen

cultural setting, but this framework provides a systematic selection of the best mix of practices to be implemented. Right source. This decision matches a specific nutrient source or fertilizer material with the crop needs and soil properties. Proper

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Ved Parkash and Sukhbir Singh

, permeability, and infiltration ( Kim et al., 2016 ). Salinity not only affects the soil properties, but it also influences the ecological balance of an area, and it reduces the crop productivity and economic returns. Under higher salinity conditions, the plant

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Russell Galanti, Alyssa Cho, Amjad Ahmad, and Theodore Radovich

), can be used to reduce N losses ( Clough et al., 2013 ), and can change soil properties that impact nutrient availability and plant growth and yield ( Baiamonte et al., 2014 ; Laird et al., 2010 ; Liang et al., 2010 ). Biochar application methods

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Yuru Chang, Lorenzo Rossi, Lincoln Zotarelli, Bin Gao, and Ali Sarkhosh

; Compant et al., 2010 ). Soil amendment with biochar has been recommended as a new way to improve soil properties, including the water-holding capacity ( Kammann et al., 2012 ; Marshall et al., 2019 ), water infiltration ( Ippolito et al., 2012 ; Novak et