Bacterial and fungal abundance and biomass in conventional and no-tillage agroecosystems along two climatic gradients

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1999
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Elsevier
Abstract

This study explores the relationships between tillage method, climate, and microbial community composition, and their effects on soil organic matter (SOM) decomposition rates and nutrient turnover and availability in agricultural soils.

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Keywords
Soil organic matter, Soil management, Conservation agriculture, Conservation tillage, Bacteria, Fungi, Microbial community composition, Tillage, Field Scale
Citation
Soil Biology and Biochemistry 31(4): 573-585