Plant and Soil

, Volume 50, Issue 1–3, pp 213–219 | Cite as

A procedure for securing large and undisturbed soil cores for field simulation studies

  • V. T. Tadros
  • J. W. McGarity
Short Communication


Dynamic load is a technique which can be used to secure large pedons successfully in duplex profiles with massive clay B horizons. Data show that soil profiles obtained by this method have minimum change in soil physical properties including structure and compaction.


Clay Plant Physiology Compaction Simulation Study Soil Profile 
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© Martinus Nijhoff 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. T. Tadros
    • 1
  • J. W. McGarity
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Agronomy and Soil ScienceUniversity of New EnglandArmidaleAustralia

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