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Physicochemical Properties and its Relationship with Water Holding Capacity of Soil in Deulgaon Raja region Maharashtra


Pavan M. Kadam, Balasaheb U. Kale
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The aim of this paper is to study the physicochemical properties of soil and find out its relationship with water holding capacity .A study was carried out to assess the physical and chemical properties of soils and its relationship with water holding capacity (WHC) from various villages near by Deulgaon Raja District Buldana. About 60 soil samples were collected from different villages near by the Deulgaon Raja. Physicochemical properties of soil samples were studied and also water holding capacity of soil was checked It was concluded that soil texture mainly clay fraction and total organic matter content had influenced on WHC. It was suggested that the high content of clay fraction and organic matter on soil should be incorporated to the soils with improving WHC.

Pavan M. Kadam, Balasaheb U. Kale

pH, Electrical Conductivity, Total Organic Matter Content, Water Holding Capacity.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 6 | November-December - 2016
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2016-12-30 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
49-52 IJSRSET162617   Technoscience Academy

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Pavan M. Kadam, Balasaheb U. Kale, "Physicochemical Properties and its Relationship with Water Holding Capacity of Soil in Deulgaon Raja region Maharashtra", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 6, pp.49-52, November-December-2016.
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