Crop rotations with maize and flooded rice lead to temporally aerobic soil conditions. This promotes the development of desiccation cracks in the soil, which can act as preferential flow pathways for water and solutes. We hypothesized that these cracks are enriched with organic carbon (C), plant...
Author(s) : Fuhrmann, I.; Maarastawi, S.; Neumann, J.; Amelung, W.; Frindte, K.; Knief, C.; Lehndorff, E.; Wassmann, R.; Siemens, J.
Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Journal article : Geoderma 2019 Vol.337 pp.594-606 ref.75