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Title Principles of sustainable soil management in agroecosystems [electronic resource] / edited by, Rattan Lal and B.A. Stewart.
Published Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, c2013.
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 Electronic Book  S623 .P75 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 552 p.) : ill., maps
Series Advances in soil science
Advances in soil science (Boca Raton, Fla.)
Contents Principles of soil management / Rattan Lal -- Marginality principle / Jerry L. Hatfield and Lois Wright Morton -- Principles of soil management in neotropical savannas: The Brazilian Cerrado / Yuri L. Zinn and Rattan Lal -- Facts and myths of feeding the world with organic farming methods / Bobby A. Stewart, Xiaobo Hou, and Sanjeev Reddy Yalla -- Building upon traditional knowledge to enhance resilience of soils in sub-Saharan Africa / M. Tenywa, J. Y. K. Zake, and Rattan Lal -- Soil fertility as a contingent rather than inherent characteristic: considering the contributions of crop-symbiotic soil microbiota / Norman Uphoff ... [et al.] -- Human dimensions that drive soil degradation / Tomas M. Koontz ... [et al.] -- Managing soil organic carbon concentration by cropping systems and fertilizers in the north China plain / Jin Qing, Xiangbin Kong, and Rattan Lal -- Global extent of land degradation and its human dimension / Ephraim Nkonya ... [et al.] -- Cost-benefit analysis of soil degradation and restoration / Fred J. Hitzhusen and Sarah E. Kiger -- Spiritual aspects of sustainable soil management / B.C. Ball -- Theological and religious approaches to soil stewardship / Gregory E. Hitzhusen, Gary W. Fick, and Richard H. Moore -- Traditional knowledge for sustainable management of soils / B. Venkateswarlu, Ch. Srinivasarao, and J. Venkateswarlu -- Sustainable soil management is more than what and how crops are grown / Amir Kassam ... [et al.] -- Mining of nutrients in African soils due to agricultural intensification / Eric T. Craswell and Paul L. G. Vlek -- Carbon sink capacity and agronomic productivity of soils of semiarid regions of India / Ch. Srinivasarao ... [et al.] -- Soil renewal and sustainability / Richard M. Cruse ... [et al.] -- Organic carbon sequestration potential and the co-benefits in China's cropland / Genxing Pan ... [et al.] -- Soil management for sustaining ecosystem services / Rattan Lal and Bobby A. Stewart.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 26, 2013).
Subject Soil conservation.
Soil management -- Environmental aspects.
Sustainable agriculture.
Related Names Lal, R.
Stewart, B. A. (Bobby Alton), 1932-
Related To Print version: Principles of sustainable soil management in agroecosystems. Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, c2013. Principles of sustainable soil management in agroecosystems. Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, 2013 9781466513464 (DLC) 2013014243
ISBN 9781466513471 electronic bk.
1466513470 electronic bk.