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loam

a fertile soil formed of sand and clay and having an organic or humus content.
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For the two slightly finer textured soils (fine sand and fine sandy loam), the minimum lies somewhere between [h.sub.ip] and [h.sub.max].
Soils were loamy, sandy loam, and silty loam, whereas texture was loam in both soils of Nashpa oil field of Kohat.
Two experiments were carried out on soils with different textures: ARGISSOLO AMARELO alitico plintico, sandy loam texture, located at Serido Ecological Site, P.A.
The maximum value of saturation (%) found in control soil was loam (1.46+-0.06) and sandy loam (0.31+-0.03) (Table II).
Site Depth (cm) Texture (%) Clay Silt Sand 0-5 1799 bcd 19.99 cd 62.02 ab Tubli 5-15 12.00 d 9.32 d 78.68 a 15-30 19.99 bc 10.00 d 70.02 a 0-5 18.66 bcd 38.65 a 42.68 cd Sitra-1 5-15 23.32 abc 43.30 a 33.37 cd 15-30 29.32 a 43.31 a 27.36 d 0-5 23.30 abc 26.63 bc 50.07 bc Sitra-2 5-15 24.62 ab 35.92 ab 39.46 cd 15-30 15.96 cd 19.95 cd 64.09 ab Soil properties Site Soil texture Salinity pH Sandy loam (dS [m.sup.-1]) Sandy loam 16.2 bc 8.02 a Tubli Sandy loam 14.7 cd 8.04 a Loam 10.3 d 8.00 ab Loam 20.9 ab 793 abc Sitra-1 Clay loam 18.0 abc 7.83 bcd Sandy clay Loam 19.8 abc 8.02 a Loam 18.2 abc 7.71 d Sitra-2 Sandy loam 23.2 a 7.71 d Sandy loam 16.4 bc 7.78 cd Levels not connected with the same letter are significantly different (p < 0.05).
In this research is considered most common soil types in Lithuania: Peat, clay, sandy loam and loam.
Soil productivity has been the focus of agronomists and to this extent enormous research efforts have been and are still made towards evolving enduring approaches to sustain and increase soil productivity and yield of crops, it is imperative to study potential of animal wastes in productivity of sandy loam. This research was carried out to study potentials of animal wastes in productivity of a sandy loam in Abakaliki in the derived Savanah zone of Nigeria.
(a) Results for pixel 1 (brown sandy loam), (b) results for pixel 2 (asphalt), (c) results for pixel 3 (aluminum), and (d) results for pixel 4 (copper).
The year following selection, a three-vine plot of each variety was planted on its own roots at the FRS in fine, sandy loam soil.
(2007) developed logistic dose-response models for InLine (61% 1,3-D and 33% chloropicrin) efficacy against soilborne pathogens and weed seeds in sandy loam soil.
I had them in a fairly sandy loam, and they covered the entire deck.
Then, five compaction levels were defined for soils of sandy loam (1.35, 1.40, 1.49, 1.60 and 1.70 Mg [m.sup.-3]) and sandy clay loam texture (1.36, 1.43, 1.50, 1.61 and 1.69 Mg [m.sup.-3]) and three levels for soils of clayey (1.35, 1.41 and 1.48 Mg [m.sup.-3]) and very clayey texture (1.15, 1.24 and 1.27 Mg [m.sup.-3]), with three replicates in each, totaling 48 pots.

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