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By C Pankhurst, B Doube, V Gupta

ISBN-10: 0851991580

ISBN-13: 9780851991580

Keeping soil health and wellbeing is prime to winning crop construction and atmosphere sustainability. To allow powerful administration soil wellbeing and fitness needs to first be measured after which monitored and so the authors assessment and assessment how soil organisms can be utilized to fulfil this function. This booklet is key for all soil scientists and experts. it really is of specific relevance to these considering soil health and wellbeing tracking and upkeep in addition to these project soil remediation. it's also vital analyzing for agronomists, ecologists and environmentalists. This publication is a complete and potent source for all these operating to maintain fit soils.

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