Soil quality assessment of rice production systems in South of Brazil

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Rodrigues de Lima, A.C.; Hoogmoed, W.B.; Brussaard, L.;
  • Publisher: International Soil Tillage Research Organization
  • Subject: Bodembiologie | Soil Biology | Soil Biology and Biological Soil Quality | Bodembiologie en biologische bodemkwaliteit | ATV Farm Technology | Chair Soil Biology and Biological Soil Quality | PE&RC | Leerstoelgroep Bodembiologie en biologische Bodemkwaliteit
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Soil quality, as a measure of the soil capacity to function, can be quantified by indicators based on physical, chemical and biological properties. Maintaining soil quality at a desirable level in the rice cropping system is a very complex issue due to the nature of the... View more
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