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Soil Fertility Decline in the Tropics: With Case Studies on Plantations

By: AE Hartemink

360 pages, B/w photos, tabs

CABI Publishing

Hardback | Jan 2003 | #138303 | ISBN: 0851996701
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Focuses on soil chemical changes under different land-use systems in the tropics, including perrenial crops, annual crops and forest plantations.


Human population and soil degradation; plantation agriculture; soil fertility decline - theoretical considerations; annual crops; perennial crop plantations; forest plantations; sugar cane plantations; case 1 - sugar cane plantation, Papua New Guinea; case 2, sisal plantations, Tanzania. (Part contents.)

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