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Driven by Nature: Plant Litter Quality and Decomposition

Edited By: G Cadisch and KE Giller

409 pages, Line illus, figs, tabs

CABI Publishing

Hardback | Nov 1996 | #57479 | ISBN: 0851991459
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NHBS Price: £115.00 $141/€129 approx

About this book

Brings together contemporary ideas on the characterization and manipulation of plant quality and especially its role in soil organic matter formation and nutrient cycling.


Pathways and processes in decomposition; foraging, feeding and feedback; manipulation of plant litter quality; synchrony and soil organic matter - theory into practice? building soil organic matter; modelling - providing the framework.

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