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Need for Action: Research and Development Priorities

  • R. Lal
  • B. A. Stewart
Part of the Advances in Soil Science book series (SOIL, volume 11)

Abstract

Understanding principles and processes of soil’s life support systems is an important pre-requisite to our ability to produce food, feed, and fiber for the world population, and to preserve a healthy status of global environment. Because the problem of soil degradation is very complex, it is important that we approach the issue in a systematic and logical manner. Some important issues to be addressed as researchable priorities are discussed in the following sections.

Keywords

Geographic Information System Soil Resource Soil Degradation World Community Degraded Soil 
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  • R. Lal
  • B. A. Stewart

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