• Assessing the role of probiotics for the enhancement of soil quality under cover crops 

    Rajper, Ahsan Mir (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2015)
    Use of agro-chemicals over the past few decades has increased land productivity, however, frequent use of agro-chemicals may result in some negative impacts on the environment and soil microbial biodiversity. Use of ...
  • Cover crop effects on corn plant water uptake and soil health 

    Rankoth, Lalith Mahendra (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2019)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT REQUEST OF AUTHOR.] Cover crops (CC), close growing crops that provide soil and seeding protection between periods of normal cash crop production or between trees in ...
  • Soil hydraulic properties as influenced by prairie restoration 

    Chandrasoma, Janith M. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2015)
    Prairies are complex living systems which play a vital role both biologically and ecologically in the environment and support a large amount of wildlife. Prairie restoration is an ecologically friendly way to restore prairie ...