Description 
1 online resource (xix, 444 pages) : illustrations 
Series 
Topics in sustainable agronomy 

Topics in sustainable agronomy.

Contents 
Main Symbols; 1 Introduction; 2 Soil and Plant Water; 3 Solute Interchange between Solid, Liquid, and Gas Phases in the Soil; 4 Local Movement of Solutes in Soil; 5 The Uptake Properties of the Root System; 6 Solute Transport in the Soil near Root Surfaces; 7 Chemical and Physical Modification of the Rhizosphere; 8 Microbiological Modification of the Rhizosphere; 9 Root System Architecture, Density, and Measurement; 10 The Mineral Nutrition of Single Plants in Soil; 11 Solute Transport and Crop Growth Models in the Field; References; Index 
Summary 
Main Symbols. 1. Introduction. 2. Soil and Plant Water. 3. Solute Interchange between Solid, Liquid, and Gas Phases in the Soil. 4. Local Movement of Solutes in Soil. 5. The Uptake Properties of the Root System. 6. Solute Transport in the Soil near Root Surfaces. 7. Chemical and Physical Modification of the Rhizosphere. 8. Microbiological Modification of the Rhizosphere. 9. Root System Architecture, Density, and Measurement. 10. The Mineral Nutrition of Single Plants in Soil. 11. Solute Transport and Crop Growth Models in the Field. References. Index 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographical references (pages 373433) and index 
Notes 
Print version record 
Subject 
Crops and soils  Mathematical models.


Crops  Nutrition  Mathematical models.


Plant nutrients  Mathematical models.


Plantsoil relationships  Mathematical models.


Plants  Nutrition  Mathematical models.


Rhizosphere  Mathematical models.


Roots (Botany)  Physiology  Mathematical models.


Soils  Solute movement  Mathematical models.

Form 
Electronic book

Author 
Nye, Peter Hague.

LC no. 
98039136 
ISBN 
0195352319 (electronic bk.) 

9780195352313 (electronic bk.) 

(alk. paper) 
