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NRES 201 Intro Soil Science Lec. 25-26 Soil Organisms Ch. 10 3/4/2007 6 Mycoorhizal Mycoorhizal Fungi In the symbiotic relationship, the higher plant provides the fungi with energy from products of its metabolism. The fungi increase the ability of the plant to extract
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Unformatted text preview: water and nutrients from the soil. Especially important in low fertility, highly weathered soils. Mycorrhizal Fungi Endomycorrihzae grass species Ectomycorrihzae forest species, pines and firs esp....
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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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