TitleOrganic soils and peat materials for sustainable agriculture [electronic resource] / edited by Lใaeon-Etienne Parent, Piotr Ilnicki
Imprint Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press, c2003
Connect tohttp://marc.crcnetbase.com/isbn/9781420040098
Descript 205 p. : ill

CONTENT

Machine generated contents note: Chapter 1 -- The Moorsh Horizons as Quality Indicators of Reclaimed Organic Soils -- Henryk Okruszko and Piotr Ilnicki -- Chapter 2 -- Irreversible Loss of Organic Soil Functions after Reclamation -- Piotr Ilnicki and Jutta Zeitz -- Chapter 3 -- Water-Related Physical Attributes of Organic Soils -- Tomasz Brandyk, Jan Szatylowicz, Ryszard Oleszczuk, and Tomasz Gnatowski -- Chapter 4 -- Quality of Peat Substrates for Plants Grown in Containers -- Jean Caron and Louis-Marie Riviere -- Chapter 5 -- Soil Acidity Determination Methods for Organic Soils and Peat Materials. -- Leon E. Parent and Catherine Tremblay -- Chapter 6 -- Nitrogen and Phosphorus Balance Indicators in Organic Soils -- Leon E. Parent and Lotfi Khiari -- Chapter 7 -- Retention of Copper in Cu-Enriched Organic Soils -- Antoine Karam, Caroline Cote, and L6on E. Parent -- Chapter 8 -- Fate of Pesticides in Organic Soils -- Jose Fortin -- Chapter 9 -- Quality of Organic Soils for Agricultural Use of Cutover Peatlands in Russia -- Vera N. Kreshtapova, Rudolf A. Krupnov, and Olga N. Uspenskaya -- Chapter 10 -- Agricultural Production Systems for Organic Soil Conservation -- Piotr Ilnicki -- Index


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