I= EFFECTIVENESS OF BIOLOGICAL, CHEMICAL AND BIO-CUM-CHEMICAL AMENIORATION STRATEGIES FOR CALCAREOUS SALINE-SODIC SOILS.
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Title of Thesis
EFFECTIVENESS OF BIOLOGICAL, CHEMICAL AND BIO-CUM-CHEMICAL AMENIORATION STRATEGIES FOR CALCAREOUS SALINE-SODIC SOILS.

Author(s)
Sagheer Ahamd.
Institute/University/Department Details
University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan./Department of Soil Science.
Session
2002.
Subject
Soil Sciences
Number of Pages
172.
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
calcareous saline-sodic soils, bio-cum-chemical amenioration strategies, salt-affected soils, soil texture, gypsum, sesbania

Abstract
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1 0 Contents/ Abstract
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2 1 Background 1
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3 2 Review Of Literature 5
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  2.1 Salt-Affected Soils 5
  2.2 Genesis Of Salt-Affected Soils Of Pakistan 6
  2.3 Reclamation Of Salt-Affected Soils 7
  2.4 Effects On Physical Properties Of Soil 19
4 3 Materials And Methods 21
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  3.1 Effectiveness Of Sesbania To Ameliorate Calcareous Salinesodic Soil 21
  3.2 Effectiveness Of Crops And Gypsum To Reclaim A Calcareous Saline- Sodic Soil 24
  3.3 Comparison Of Gypsum, Sulphuric Acid And Crops To Ameliorate Different Saline- Sodic Soils 25
  3.4 Effect Of Gypsum Size Grades And Application Rate To Reclaim Different Textured Saline- Sodic Soils 26
  3.5 Analytical Procedures 29
5 4 Results And Discussion 34
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  4.1 Effectiveness Of Sesbania To Ameliorate Calcareous Saline- Sodic-Soil 34
  4.2 Effectiveness’ Of Crop And Gypsum To Reclaim A Calcareous Saline- Sodic Soil 49
  4.3 Comparison Of Gypsum, Sulphuric Acid And Crops To Ameliorate Different Saline- Sodic Soils 65
  4.4 Effect Of Gypsum Particle Size Grades And Application Rate To Reclaim Different Textured Saline- Sodic Soils 81
6 5 Summary 104
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  5.1 Role Of Sesbania During Phytomelioration 104
  5.2 Biological Versus Chemical Reclamation 105
  5.3 Soil Texture Versus Gypsum Rate And Size Grades 106
7 6 Literature Cited 108
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8 7 Appendices 120
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