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By Natalia Ladygina, Francois Rineau

ISBN-10: 1299704042

ISBN-13: 9781299704046

ISBN-10: 1466576510

ISBN-13: 9781466576513

Biochar, a biomass that's burned at a truly extreme temperature within the absence of oxygen, has lately turn into an engaging topic of analysis. Biochar is very solid and doesn't degrade; it possesses actual homes that help in retention of nutrition within the soil. using biochar will certainly have an important impression not just on soil meals but in addition on soil organism groups and their functions. Read more...

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