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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Title: Quantifying Agricultural Management Effects on Soil Properties and Processes

Author
item Ahuja, Lajpat

Submitted to: Geoderma
Publication Type: Peer Reviewed Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: August 31, 2002
Publication Date: August 8, 2003
Citation: Ahuja, L.R. 2003. Quantifying agricultural management effects on soil properties and processes. Geoderma Special Issue. Vol. 116, pp. 1-2. 2003.

Interpretive Summary: This is a preface to a Special Issue of Geoderma, entitled 'Quantifying Agricultural Management Effects on Soil Properties and Processes'. The issue presents the state-of-the-science research and synthesis of knowledge on this subject, in order to stimulate further research in this area. Contributions of a leading international group of scientists on various aspects of the subject also include many more needs and much greater challenges that lie ahead. The Preface provides a list of important areas for predictive research in the future.

Technical Abstract: This is a preface to a Special Issue of Geoderma, entitled 'Quantifying Agricultural Management Effects on Soil Properties and Processes'. The issue presents the state-of-the-science research and synthesis of knowledge on this subject, in order to stimulate further research in this area. Contributions of a leading international group of scientists on various aspects of the subject also include many more needs and much greater challenges that lie ahead. The Preface provides a list of important areas for predictive research in the future.

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