Alfisol


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Alfisol

[′al·fə‚sōl]
(geology)
An order of soils with gray to brown surface horizons, a medium-to-high base supply, and horizons of clay accumulation.
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This maybe due to the low clay content (i.e., sandy nature) of this site's alfisol soil which exposes the organic matter to microbial decomposition.
Poultry manure effects on soil properties, leaf nutrient sraties, growth and yield of cocoyam in a tropical Alfisol. Nigerian Journal of soil Science, 22(2): 30-39.
Effect of Integrated Application of Soil Amendment on Nutrient uptake and Soil Properties on a tropical Alfisol. Journal of Soil Science, 21(2): 24-34.
Rotation of maize with cowpea improves yield and nutrient use of maize compared to maize monocropping in an alfisol in the northern Guinea Savanna of Ghana.
The experiment was conducted in 60-liter pots filled with 84 kg of a sandy loam texture Alfisol (Argissolo Vermelho Amarelo - Embrapa, 2006).
Fernandez y Turrion (2011) trabajando en un experimento de incubacion con un Alfisol y uno Ultisol senalaron que las fracciones de P variaban de acuerdo al suelo, fertilizante y enmienda aplicados.
The soil in the experimental area is classified as a dystrophic Alfisol, with a sandy texture that belongs to the mapping unit of Sao Pedro (Streck et al., 2002).
El mismo estudio permitio la confirmacion de la descripcion de los perfiles en campo, ademas, se establecio como clasificacion taxonomica correspondiente a los ordenes Inceptisol, Molisol, Vertisol, Alfisol y Ultisol (USDA 2010), caracterizados por estar bien a imperfectamente drenados, profundos a moderadamente profundos y con predominio de las fracciones arcilla y limo en su capa productiva (Cuadro 1).
Bioremediation of an Alfisol contaminated with spent oil and its quality Assessment using micro-morphological analysis.
Response of a Promiscuous Soybean Cultivar to Rhizobial inoculation and phosphorus in Nigeria's Southern Guinea Savanna Alfisol. Nig.