By D.K. Pal

ISBN-10: 3319494384

ISBN-13: 9783319494388

This booklet discusses tips on how to observe the elemental ideas of pedology to the tropical soils of the Indian subcontinent, with an emphasis on how one can increase crop productivity.

The booklet showcases the examine contributions on pedology, geomorphology, mineralogy, micromorphology and weather switch accrued from the literature on 3 significant soil kinds: shrink-swell soils, pink ferruginous (RF) soils and the soils that happen within the tropical environments of the Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP). It additionally presents insights into numerous elements of 5 pedogenetically very important soil orders like Alfisols, Mollisols, Ultisols, Vertisols and Inceptisols present in tropical Indian environments.

Documenting the importance of minerals in soils and their total impact in soil technology when it comes to pedology, paleopedology, polygenesis and edaphology, it offers a data base that's severe while trying to bridge the distance among nutrients creation and inhabitants development.   

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