Palojärvi, Ansa (2008) Impact of crop species and tillage on potentially suppressive soil microbes. In: NJF Report, Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists, 4 (3), p. 3.
The results suggest that diversity of soil microbial community can be affected by selection of crop species. Management of the resident soil microbial community by reduced tillage together with crop rotation holds promise as a means to diminish the activity of soil born plant pathogens and to improve plant health.
|EPrint Type:||Conference paper, poster, etc.|
|Type of presentation:||Paper|
|Keywords:||crop species, crop rotation, tillage, soil microbes|
|Research affiliation:||Finland > Luke Natural Resources Institute|
|Deposited By:||Koistinen, Riitta|
|Deposited On:||28 Oct 2008|
|Last Modified:||12 Apr 2010 07:38|
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