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

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

Advances in Horticulture 2: 246-249

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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