Economically profitable post fire restoration with black truffle (Tuber melanosporum) producing plantations

@article{MartnezdeAragn2012EconomicallyPP,
  title={Economically profitable post fire restoration with black truffle (Tuber melanosporum) producing plantations},
  author={Juan Mart{\'i}nez de Arag{\'o}n and Christina Fischer and Jos{\'e} Antonio Bonet and Antoni Olivera and Daniel Oliach and Carlos Colinas},
  journal={New Forests},
  year={2012},
  volume={43},
  pages={615-630}
}
Cultivating black truffle (Tuber melanosporum Vittad.) is highly profitable in sites suitable for its development. Land use history is an important factor when choosing suitable habitat, and lands with non-ectomycorrhizal host species are recommended when introducing T. melanosporum-inoculated seedlings in order to reduce competition from native, soil-borne ectomycorrhizal (ECM) inoculum. Nearly every year Mediterranean wildfires cause the loss of forested lands where soil and climatic… 

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