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NRES 201 Inro to Soil Science Lec. 27-28 Soil Organic Matter Ch. 11 3/13/2007 13 Composting Tips Composting Tips Optimizing Breakdown: N fertilizer Add a little soil 50 to 70% water content Aeration (turning) Organic Soils Organic Soils
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Unformatted text preview: Histosols are composed almost entirely of OM- Wet poorly aerated sites- Swamps, bogs, ponds, shallow lakes- Eutrophication nutrient rich- Large amount of plant growth, dies and settles...
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This note was uploaded on 07/23/2011 for the course NRES 201 taught by Professor Olson,k during the Spring '08 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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