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Deep Plowing Improves Sodic Claypan Soils

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dc.contributor.author Sandoval, F.M.
dc.rights North Dakota State University en
dc.title Deep Plowing Improves Sodic Claypan Soils en
dc.type Article en
dc.source ND Farm Research: Vol. 35, No.4, p. 15-18 en
dc.description Sadic c1aypan soils of western North Dakota (also called Natriboroll or Solonetzic) are improved by deep plowing. Plowing 24 to 30 inches deep crumbles the dense subsoil layer and brings up natural gypsum (calcium sulfate) from below the pan, which permits a physical chemical change to form a better soil. Density is reduced, permeability and water holding capacity are increased, and crop production is benefited. en
dc.date.accessioned 2009-06-15T23:45:28Z
dc.date.available 2009-06-15T23:45:28Z
dc.date.issued 2009-06-15T23:45:28Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10365/4863
dc.date 1978 en
dc.subject Tillage en
dc.subject Soil en

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