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Erosion Control and Maintenance of Good Soil Tilth

  • Kodoth Prabhakaran Nair
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Abstract

Soil physical conditions control several factors, including water infiltration, retention, and uptake of plant nutrients, gaseous exchange, rooting environment, and erosion control, which are important in biological productivity and environmental integrity. This chapter discusses the significance of each in the context of sustainable agriculture.

Keywords

Soil tilth Erosion management 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kodoth Prabhakaran Nair
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  1. 1.International Agricultural Scientistc/o Mavila PankajakshyCalicutIndia

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