Conservation and Sustainable Management of Soil Biodiversity for Agricultural Productivity

@inproceedings{Wachira2014ConservationAS,
  title={Conservation and Sustainable Management of Soil Biodiversity for Agricultural Productivity},
  author={Peter M. Wachira and John Wangai Kimenju and Sheila Okoth and J N Kiarie},
  year={2014}
}
Soil biodiversity represents the variety of life belowground whose interaction with plants and small animals forms a web of biological activity. It improves the entry and storage of water, resistance to soil erosion, and plant nutrition, while also controlling soil pests and disease, and facilitating recycling of organic matter in the soil. Soil biodiversity is therefore the driver of healthy soil for sustainable crop production. 
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