A Treatise of Indian and Tropical Soils by D.K. Pal PDF

By D.K. Pal

This e-book discusses tips on how to follow the elemental rules of pedology to the tropical soils of the Indian subcontinent, with an emphasis on how one can increase crop productivity.

The publication showcases the study contributions on pedology, geomorphology, mineralogy, micromorphology and weather swap gathered from the literature on 3 significant soil kinds: shrink-swell soils, purple ferruginous (RF) soils and the soils that happen within the tropical environments of the Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP). It additionally presents insights into a number of facets of 5 pedogenetically very important soil orders like Alfisols, Mollisols, Ultisols, Vertisols and Inceptisols present in tropical Indian environments.

Documenting the importance of minerals in soils and their total impression in soil technology by way of pedology, paleopedology, polygenesis and edaphology, it presents a data base that's serious while trying to bridge the space among meals construction and inhabitants development.   

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