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Positive plant microbial interactions

Manepora'a, Andrew and Hodge, Simon and Raven, J.A. (2010) Positive plant microbial interactions. Annals of Applied Biology, 157 (3). pp. 317-320. ISSN 0003-4746

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Abstract

Problems and concerns in relation to the use of inorganic fertilisers, irrigation, herbicides and pesticides have led to the search for alternative strategies to combat limiting soil nutrient and water levels and the effect of weeds and pests on crops. Greater utilisation of microorganisms in agricultural systems could possibly allow reductions in the use of inorganic fertilisers, water, herbicides and pesticides with no impact on crop yield. Positive plant microbial interactions which are currently under study are considered here.

Item Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Q Science > QH Natural history > QH301 Biology
Divisions: Faculty of Science, Technology and Environment (FSTE) > School of Biological and Chemical Sciences
Office of the DVC (ARC) > Solomon Island Campus
Depositing User: Ms Mereoni Camailakeba
Date Deposited: 29 Nov 2010 15:22
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2012 15:17
URI: http://repository.usp.ac.fj/id/eprint/1899
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