The availability of native and applied soil cobalt to ryegrass in relation to soil cobalt and manganese status and other soil properties

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dc.contributor.author Li, Z
dc.contributor.author McLaren, RG
dc.contributor.author Metherell, AK
dc.date.accessioned 2014-04-03T01:08:22Z
dc.date.issued 2004-01
dc.identifier.citation New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research, 2004, 47 (1), pp. 33 - 43
dc.identifier.issn 0028-8233
dc.identifier.other C1UNSUBMIT en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/21940
dc.description.abstract A glasshouse pot trial was conducted using 18 New Zealand grassland soils to assess the effects of soil manganese (Mn) and cobalt (Co) status, Co fertiliser and soil moisture conditions, on the plant availability of soil Co. The uptake of native and applied Co by ryegrass was measured, and attempts made to determine the main factors influencing plant Co concentrations. There were highly significant relationships between ryegrass Co concentrations and total soil Mn, and EDTA-extractable and CaCl2-extractable soil Mn; ryegrass Co concentrations decreasing in a curvilinear fashion with increasing soil Mn levels. Similar relationships were observed between ryegrass Co concentrations and Mn determined in individual soil fractions as determined using a sequential fractionation technique. It was therefore clearly demonstrated that soil Mn status plays a crucial role for soil Co availability. Soils with high Mn contents have a high probability of strong fixation of soil Co and showed negligible responses to Co fertiliser treatment. For the soils in this study, which had a large variation in Mn status, soil Co extractants were poor predictors of Co availability to plants. However, soil Co fractionation data suggests that Co in the organic-bound fraction is probably one of the important sources of supplying Co in soils for plant uptake.
dc.format Jessica Robinson
dc.publisher RSNZ Publishing
dc.relation.isbasedon 10.1080/00288233.2004.9513568
dc.title The availability of native and applied soil cobalt to ryegrass in relation to soil cobalt and manganese status and other soil properties
dc.type Journal Article
dc.parent New Zealand Journal of Agricultural Research
dc.journal.volume 1
dc.journal.volume 47
dc.journal.number 1 en_US
dc.publocation New Zealand en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 33 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 43 en_US
dc.cauo.name SCI.Faculty of Science en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 1701 Psychology
dc.personcode 106025
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Psychology en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.description.keywords cobalt; manganese; ryegrass; soil; moisture; NEW-ZEALAND SOILS/; PASTURE PLANTS; COPPER; ADSORPTION; SORPTION; MINERALS en_US
dc.description.keywords cobalt
dc.description.keywords manganese
dc.description.keywords ryegrass
dc.description.keywords soil
dc.description.keywords moisture
dc.description.keywords NEW-ZEALAND SOILS/
dc.description.keywords PASTURE PLANTS
dc.description.keywords COPPER
dc.description.keywords ADSORPTION
dc.description.keywords SORPTION
dc.description.keywords MINERALS
pubs.embargo.period Not known
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Science
utslib.copyright.status Closed Access
utslib.copyright.date 2015-04-15 12:17:09.805752+10
utslib.collection.history Closed (ID: 3)


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