Proceedings of a symposium on tropical agriculture

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Optimizing these advantages and disadvantages can be a complex task which is in itself a disadvantage where there is a scarcity of trained personnel and extension workers to provide information and advice to farmers. Soil science is the investigation of soil as a characteristic asset on the surface of the Earth including soil formation, classification, mapping, physical, chemical, organic, properties of soils as they relate to the production of food and fiber.

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Publisher: Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Research Council, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (1969)



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