Soil Hydraulic Properties Influenced by Stiff‐Stemmed Grass Hedge Systems

@article{Rachman2004SoilHP,
  title={Soil Hydraulic Properties Influenced by Stiff‐Stemmed Grass Hedge Systems},
  author={Achmad Rachman and Stephen H. Anderson and Clark J. Gantzer and Edward Eugene Alberts},
  journal={Soil Science Society of America Journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={68},
  pages={1386-1393}
}
The effectiveness of stiff-stemmed grass hedge systems in controlling runoff and soil erosion is influenced by the water transport properties of the soil under grass hedge management. This study evaluated soil hydraulic properties within a grass hedge system 10 yr after establishment. The study was conducted at the USDA-ARS research station near Treynor, IA in a field managed with switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) hedges. The soil was classified as Monona silt loam (fine-silty, mixed, superactive… 

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