I think most people with a modicum of education...

albert_135(Sunset 2 or 3)April 6, 2008

...should spend next winter reading the online textbook at the link below.

Note that the home page has a search feature where one can fine all references to soil. One could go directly to these links if one has already had a freshman course in microbiology in college.

Here is a link that might be useful: online textbook of microbiology

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albert_135(Sunset 2 or 3)

This didn't go ove too well.

Bumping it down.

    Bookmark   April 21, 2009 at 12:17PM
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albert_135(Sunset 2 or 3)

Kimmsr discovered this one: The Soil Biology Primer

    Bookmark   August 13, 2009 at 11:05AM
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    Bookmark   June 8, 2010 at 1:03PM
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albert_135(Sunset 2 or 3)

Don't know how long this link will be good so if you are interested you may want to copy and paste the actual article somewhere.

Seed Vault, where they'll be safe for centuries

    Bookmark   July 13, 2010 at 12:11PM
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albert_135(Sunset 2 or 3)

And a serious useful word, sometimes called degraded to microherd for some reason: microbiome

    Bookmark   July 16, 2010 at 12:32PM
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