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Author(s):Dest, William M.
Author Affiliation:Professor Emeritus, Department of Plant Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
Title:Soil testing - interpreting the results
Source:Turf Notes [New England]. Vol. 8, No. 6, March/April 2000, p. 8-10.
# of Pages:3
Publishing Information:Worchester, MA: New England Cooperative Extension Systems
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Soil testing; Soil analysis; Fertilizers; Nutrients; Growth
Abstract/Contents:Discusses methods of interpreting the results of soil tests. "The objective of a soil test is to measure the relative sufficiency of available soil nutrients in order to provide recommendations on the amount of fertilizer nutrients to apply to turf to obtain optimum growth." States that "good sampling technique, appropriate and skillfully applied methods of analysis and calibration studies are essential to interpreting soil test results for making meaningful fertilizer recommendations."
Language:English
References:0
See Also:Original version appears in Fiftieth Annual Turfgrass Conference Proceedings [Massachusetts], 17(2) April 1981, p. 55-57, R=219015. R=219015
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Dest, W. M. 2000. Soil testing - interpreting the results. Turf Notes [N. Eng.]. 8(6):p. 8-10.
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