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- Meyer, André H., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Agriculture, ecosystems & environment 2015 v.213 pp. 114-120
- apples; calcium; composts; copper; correlation; field experimentation; glomalin; herbicides; leaves; magnesium; manganese; mycorrhizal fungi; nutrients; orchard soils; orchards; pathogenicity; soil depth; soil pH; spores; straw mulches; trees; vesicular arbuscular mycorrhizae; weeds; zinc
- ... Arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi are key components of agricultural soil–plant systems, which may be affected by agricultural practices. In organically managed (ORG) orchards, nutrients are supplied in the form of compost, and weeds are suppressed with mulches, whereas synthetic fertilizers and herbicides are used for these respective purposes in conventional (CON) orchards. The effects of ORG an ...