publication . Article . 2015

Reclamation status of a degraded pasture based on soil health indicators

Santos,Cristiane Alcantara dos; Krawulski,Cristina Célia; Bini,Daniel; Goulart Filho,Tadeu; Knob,Adriana; Medina,Cristiane Conti; Andrade Filho,Galdino; Nogueira,Marco Antonio;
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  • Published: 01 Jun 2015 Journal: issn: 1678-992X, Copyright policy
  • Publisher: São Paulo - Escola Superior de Agricultura "Luiz de Queiroz"
Abstract
Pasture degradation is a concern, especially in susceptible sandy soils for which strategies to recover them must be developed. Microbiological and biochemical soil health indicators are useful in the guindace of soil management practices and sustainable soil use. We assessed the success of three Panicum maximum Jacq. cultivars in the reclamation of a pasture in a sandy Typic Acrudox in the northwest of the state of Paraná, Brazil, based on soil health indicators. On a formerly degraded pasture with Urochloa brizantha (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) R.D. Webster, a trial with three P. maximum (cv. Massai, Tanzânia, or Mombaça) was conducted. Lime and phosphate were applie...
Subjects
mesheuropmc: complex mixtures
free text keywords: S1-972, soil enzymes, microbial biomass, Agriculture (General), Soil fertility, bio-indicators, soil quality, Soil physical properties, Química do solo, Soil chemical properties, reclamation of pastures, Fertilidade do solo, Física do solo
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publication . Article . 2015

Reclamation status of a degraded pasture based on soil health indicators

Santos,Cristiane Alcantara dos; Krawulski,Cristina Célia; Bini,Daniel; Goulart Filho,Tadeu; Knob,Adriana; Medina,Cristiane Conti; Andrade Filho,Galdino; Nogueira,Marco Antonio;