Soil Compaction in Crop Production: Volume 11


SKU: 9780444882868
Editor: Soane, B D Van Ouwerkerk, C
Publication Date: 05/20/1994
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Binding: Hardcover
Media: Book
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This book provides a global review of the mechanisms, incidence and control measures related to the problems of soil compaction in agriculture, forestry and other cropping systems. Among the disciplines which relate to this subject are soil physics, soil mechanics, vehicle mechanics, agricultural engineering, plant physiology, agronomy, pedology, climatology and economics.

The volume will be of great value to soil scientists, agricultural engineers, and all those involved with irrigation, drainage and tillage. It will help to facilitate the exchange of information on current work throughout the world, as well as to promote scientific understanding and stimulate the development, evaluation and adoption of practical solutions to these widespread and urgent problems.