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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Effect of long term addition of Lantana biomass on crop yields and N uptake in nee-wheat cropping in Himalayan acid alfisols. Tropical Agriculture 77: 71-75.
Response of potato grown from TPS to integrated use of organic manures and fertilizers in alfisols of eastern dry zone of Karnataka.
Effect of integration of Flyash with fertilizers and organic manures on nutrient availability, yield and nutrient uptake of rice in alfisols. Journal of Indian Society Soil Science, 2000; 48(2): 268-278.
Where cut by streams, valleys and ravines the vegetation is dominated by forest and forest soils (alfisols).
Integrated nutrient management in rice sunflower cropping system in alfisols. J.
The soils in this area are classified as ferruginous Latosols (Alfisols) and are medium-textured sandy clay loam.