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This Bulletin provides information on how to identify acid soils and remedy the problem of excessive acidity. Material in this handbook is suitable for broadscale agricultural systems, and perennial and permanent pastures in the medium and higher rainfall areas of the State.
Acidity of both the surface and subsurface layers of soil is addressed. Each can be important in affecting plant growth and therefore the profitability of the farm.
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Soil acidity, Soil sampling, Plant growth, Western Australia
Plant Sciences | Soil Science
Frost, Extension Officer, Northam, F. (1992), Monitoring and managing soil acidity. Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, Western Australia, Perth. Bulletin 4228.
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