publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018

Effect of Irrigation Water Quality on Soil Structure Along Asa River Bank, Ilorin Kwara State

Ajala, O.N.; Olaniyan, J.O.; Affinnih, K.; Ahamefule, H.E.;
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  • Published: 03 Jul 2018 Journal: Bulgarian Journal of Soil Science (issn: 2534-8787, eissn: 2367-9212, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Bulgarian Soil Science Society
Abstract
Good soil structure is an essential element of healthy and sustainable agroecosystems. It promotes the development of extensive plant root systems and efficient use of water and nutrients. An experiment was carried out with the objective of evaluating the effect of irrigation water quality on soil structure, it was conducted in a two way factorial with four (4) locations selected along the river (0m, 200m, 400m and 600m) as factor A, and four (4) farmers’ plots were selected based on the years of irrigation (0, 10, 20 and 30 years) as factor B while three (3) farmers plots with similar irrigation history were used as replicates, with this arrangement 12 plots we...
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free text keywords: Irrigation, Water quality, Soil structure, Asa River, Irrigation, Water quality, Soil structure, Asa River, Science, Q
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