Analysis of Glasshouse Soils on a Volume Basis Without Drying the Sample
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|Title:||Analysis of Glasshouse Soils on a Volume Basis Without Drying the Sample||Authors:||Gormley, T. R. (Thomas Ronan)||Permanent link:||http://hdl.handle.net/10197/6961||Date:||1970||Abstract:||pH, K and SC readings from glasshouse soils were found to be almost independent of the moisture content provided the sample for analysis was taken on a volume basis. Cylindrical containers were most suitable for measuring volumes of soil for analyses. Different results were obtained when five operators carried out analyses for K on wet peat samples taken on a volume basis. The precision of all operators was excellent (CV ≤ 5.3%). The different results were due to variations in the technique of filling the container.||Type of material:||Journal Article||Publisher:||An Foras Talúntais||Keywords:||Soil test;Moisture content;Operator difference||Language:||en||Status of Item:||Peer reviewed|
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