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Research Project: Strategies to Support Resilient Agricultural Systems of the Southeastern U.S.

Location: Plant Science Research

Title: Soil nitrogen mineralization under long-term farming systems in North Carolina

item Franzluebbers, Alan
item Tanaka, Katiuca Sueko - Sao Paulo State University (UNESP)
item Moreno, Tomas - North Carolina State University
item Reberg-horton, Chris - North Carolina State University
item Creamer, Nancy - North Carolina State University

Submitted to: Abstract of Agronomy Meetings
Publication Type: Abstract Only
Publication Acceptance Date: 10/3/2018
Publication Date: N/A
Citation: N/A

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: Soil nitrogen (N) mineralization is an important characteristic that defines soil productivity. We sampled soil under long-term land uses in a randomized and replicated experiment near Goldsboro NC. Net N mineralization was evaluated from both field-moist and dried and rewetted soil conditions. Our results will be used to understand how long-term land management influences natural soil fertility.