Diagnosing Saline and Sodic Soil Problems

0
No votes yet
Your rating: None


Symptoms and causes of salinity, high pH, specific ion toxicity, and sodicity are frequently confused. Each of these conditions can have adverse affects on plant growth, but they differ significantly in their cause and relative impact. Effective management of these problems vary and require proper diagnosis. Proper diagnosis is critical to successful problem correction.

Authors: 
R.M. Waskom
Authors: 
T.A. Bauder
Authors: 
J.G. Davis
Authors: 
G.E. Cardon
Publisher: 
Colorado State University Extension
Year: 
2007