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loam

a fertile soil formed of sand and clay and having an organic or humus content.
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Sandy loam soil is when sand 1/3 more amount in composition than other components (Ingels 2003).
Steinernema carpocapsae (Weiser) and Steinernema glaseri in sand, sandy loam, clay loam and clay over 16 weeks (Kung et al.
However, surfactant application reduced soil moisture in the silt loam and sandy loam soils (Table 4).
Although, the values for particle size distribution varied slightly from pre-contamination ones and across the years, the textural class remained sandy loam.
With the increase in DC, there was a significant decrease in 0s in the classes sandy loam (17% of clay) and sandy clay loam (21% of clay), with no variation of 0r and small variation for the parameters a and n, which are responsible for the shape of the curve.
Table 1 HSG based on USDA soil classification HSG Soil Texture A Sand, loamy sand or sandy loam B Silt or loam C Sandy clay loam D Clay loam, silt clay loam, sandy clay, silty clay, or clay Table 2 Soil types according to soil texture Type of soil Soil texture Coarse Loamy Typic Dystropepts Clay loam Coarse Loamy Typic Humitropepts Sandy clay loam Fine Loamy Lithic Troporthents loam Fine Loamy Typic Dystropepts Silty clay Sandy loam Loamy sand Typic Tropudalf Silty clay Ultic Dystropepts Loamy sand Ultic Tropudalf Sandy clay loam Table 3 Hydrological soil group, land use and CN S.
This contamination was present on top 5 cm layer of sandy loam soils.
According to Abdurahman, Simunul's sandy loam soil is ideal for chili farming.
On sandy loam, treat the soil with 125g of sulphur per square metre of flowers (4oz per square yard), but double this for heavy loams.
By contrast the apparent N utilization of oat grown in the sandy loam soils was significantly higher compared to the silt loam soils under the application of a fertilizer with a low N content (pea).
Their findings from another sandy loam textured soil from Karachi are showing that those soils are much better for cultivation as compared to the study area.
The soil comprises of sandy loam and sandy clay loam with Haro basin in North, Soan River in South and Jehlum River in East of the study area.