Potassium availability in relation to soil moisture

@article{Kuchenbuch2006PotassiumAI,
  title={Potassium availability in relation to soil moisture},
  author={Rolf O. Kuchenbuch and Norbert Claassen and Andreas Jungk},
  journal={Plant and Soil},
  year={2006},
  volume={95},
  pages={233-243}
}
In order to study the influence of soil moisture on the availability of potassium a simulation model was used. The model is designed to describe the transport of a nutrient from the soil to plant roots and its distribution around a root. From a pot experiment, the measured K uptake of onion plants, grown in soil under different moisture levels, agreed satisfactorily with the calculated K uptake. The model is therefore regarded as a valid means of quantifying the dynamics of K in the soil around… CONTINUE READING
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