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Studies on covering straw-mulching of orchard in arid desert area

Advances in Horticulture 2: 246-249
Studies on covering straw-mulching of orchard in arid desert area
The effect of mulching an apple orchard with straw was investigated in an arid desert area of China. Mulching significantly increased soil moisture by 41% and adjusted soil temperature, compared with the control.

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