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An investigation into agricultural cultivation techniques and the impacts thereof on soil microbial biodiversity.

C. de Bruyn, R. Vooys, Anine Jordaan, Louwrens R. Tiedt
Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie | Vol 31, No 1 | a287 | DOI: | © 2012 C. de Bruyn, R. Vooys, Anine Jordaan, Louwrens R. Tiedt | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 10 January 2012 | Published: 23 May 2012

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C. de Bruyn, North-West University, South Africa
R. Vooys, North-West University, South Africa
Anine Jordaan, North-West University, South Africa
Louwrens R. Tiedt, North-West University, South Africa

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The aim of this study is to determine the impacts that various cultivation techniques may have on the biodiversity of the microorganisms as well the microfauna contained within the soil. The presence of nematodes is of particular interest.


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