Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science

(The TQCC of Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science is 5. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-07-01 to 2024-07-01.)
Interactive effect of soil mulching and irrigation regime on yield, irrigation water use efficiency and ‎weeds of trickle–irrigated onion54
Integrated usage of Trichoderma harzianum and biochar to ameliorate salt stress on spinach plants48
Bacillus sp. PM31 harboring various plant growth-promoting activities regulates Fusarium dry rot and wilt tolerance in potato47
Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi mitigate drought stress in citrus by modulating root microenvironment41
Synthesis, characterization and application of ZnO nanoparticles for improved growth and Zn biofortification in maize34
Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: an ecological accelerator of phytoremediation of metal contaminated soils33
Biochar increases maize yield by promoting root growth in the rainfed region27
Comparing Productivity of Organic and Conventional Farming Systems: A Quantitative Review26
Effect of long-term application of organic fertilizers on improving organic matter quality in acid soil25
Beneficial role ofAzollasp. in paddy soils and their use as bioremediators in polluted aqueous environments: implications and future perspectives24
Effect of conservation agriculture on selected soil physical properties on a haplic cambisol in Alice, Eastern Cape, South Africa23
The challenge of drought stress for grain legumes and options for improvement23
Potassium supply in agriculture through biological potassium fertilizer: a promising and sustainable option for developing countries22
Sustainable alternative crop rotations to the irrigated rice-wheat cropping system of Indo-Gangetic plains of India22
Maize-alfalfa intercropping induced changes in plant and soil nutrient status under nitrogen application21
Modelling net irrigation water requirements using FAO-CROPWAT 8.0 and CLIMWAT 2.0: a case study of Tina Plain and East South ElKantara regions, North Sinai, Egypt20
Combining multivariate method and spectral variable selection for soil total nitrogen estimation by Vis–NIR spectroscopy20
Effects of nitrogen fertilizer rates and waterlogging on leaf physiological characteristics and grain yield of maize19
Maize-peanut intercropping led to an optimization of soil from the perspective of soil microorganism19
Biochar and phosphorus fertilization improved soil quality and inorganic phosphorus fractions in saline-alkaline soils18
Soil health and crop response of biochar: an updated analysis18
Crop rotation suppresses soil-borne Fusarium wilt of banana and alters microbial communities18
Long-term impact of grain legumes and nutrient management practices on soil microbial activity and biochemical properties17
Sugarcane bagasse biochar increases soil carbon sequestration and yields of maize and groundnut in charland ecosystem15
Soil quality index evaluation model in responses to six-year fertilization practices in Mollisols15
Zinc biofortification of dual-purpose cowpea [Vigna unguiculata(L.) Walp.] for enhancing the productivity and nutritional quality in a semi-arid regions of India15
Soil phosphorus availability and cotton growth affected by biochar addition under two phosphorus fertilizer levels14
Manure and inorganic fertilization impacts on soil nutrients, aggregate stability, and organic carbon and nitrogen in different aggregate fractions14
Influence of land-use pattern on soil quality in a steeply sloped tropical mountainous region, India14
Effects of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) from different sources on soil enzymes and microorganisms of Malus prunifolia var. Ringo14
The use of indigenous bacterial community as inoculant for plant growth promotion in soybean cultivation14
Soil acidification associated with changes in inorganic forms of N reduces the yield of tea (Camellia sinensis)14
The biotransformation potential of Bacillus cereus on β- cypermethrin to protect the earthworm (Perionyx excavatus) on insecticide -contaminated soil13
Effects of organic fertilization on phosphorus availability and crop growth: Evidence from a 7-year fertilization experiment12
Effects of various phosphorus fertilizers on maize yield and phosphorus uptake in soils with different pH values12
Uptake, translocation, transformation and physiological effects of nanoparticles in plants12
Contamination factor and pollution load index to estimate source apportionment of selected heavy metals in soils around a cement factory, SW Iran12
Characteristics of crop straw-decayed products and their ameliorating effects on an acidic Ultisol12
Effect of water conditions and nitrogen application on maize growth, carbon accumulation and metabolism of maize plant in subtropical regions12
Changes in soil organic carbon stock and nutrient status after conversion of pasture land to cultivated land in semi-arid areas of northern Ethiopia12
Vis-NIR-spectroscopy- and loss-on-ignition-based functions to estimate organic matter content of calcareous soils12
Investigation of biochars application on potassium forms and dynamics in a calcareous soil under different moisture conditions11
Integrated nutrient management reduced the nutrient losses and increased crop yield in irrigated wheat11
Alleviation of salt stress in rapeseed (Brassica napus L.) plants by biochar-based rhizobacteria: new insights into the mechanisms regulating nutrient uptake, antioxidant activity, root growth 11
Effect of controlled-release fertilizers on leaf characteristics, grain yield, and nitrogen use efficiency of machine-transplanted rice in southwest China11
Deep placement of mixed controlled-release and conventional urea improves grain yield, nitrogen use efficiency of rainfed spring maize11
Effects of nitrogen application rate on summer maize (Zea mays L.) yield and water–nitrogen use efficiency under micro–sprinkling irrigation in the Huang–Huai–Hai Plain of China11
Nitrogen and phosphorus availability in the rhizosphere of maize plants cultivated in biochar amended soil10
Optimizing essential oil, fatty acid profiles, and phenolic compounds of dragon’s head (Lallemantia iberica) intercropped with chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) with biofertilizer inoculatio10
Modeling the final fruit yield of coriander (Coriandrum sativum L.) using multiple linear regression and artificial neural network models10
Preventing soil degradation in shifting cultivation using integrated farming system models10
Nitrogen modulates cotton root morphology by affecting abscisic acid (ABA) and salicylic acid (SA) content10
Silvopastoral system for resilience of key soil health indicators in semi-arid environment10
Combined effect of biochar and nitrogen fertilizer reduction on rapeseed productivity and nitrogen use efficiency10
Effect of rock dust-amended compost on the soil properties, soil microbial activity, and fruit production in an apple orchard from the Jiangsu province of China10
Growth, yield and water productivity of rice as influenced by seed priming under alternate wetting and drying irrigation10
Forms, transformations and availability of phosphorus after 32 years of manure and mineral fertilization in a Mollisol under continuous maize cropping10
Dicyandiamide efficacy of inhibiting nitrification and carbon dioxide emission from calcareous soil depends on temperature and moisture contents9
Physiological role of hydrogen sulfide in seed germination and seedling development under stress conditions9
Identifying suitable soil quality indicators in an Indian rice-wheat system as influenced by long-term (30 years) inorganic-organic fertilization9
Plant growth-promoting of olive and walnut actinobacteria: isolation, screening PGP traits, antifungal activities, identification, and hydroponic production of wheat9
The effects of ground cover management on fruit yield and quality: a meta-analysis9
Impact of levels of residue retention on soil properties under conservation agriculture in Vertisols of central India9
Long-term soil quality decline due to the conventional tobacco tillage in Southern Brazil9
Tillage systems influence on greenhouse gas emission factor and global warming potential under rice-mustard-rice cropping system9
Development of rill erosion and its simulation with cellular automata-rill model in Chinese Loess Plateau9
Elemental sulphur with sulphur oxidizing bacteria enhances phosphorus availability and improves growth and yield of wheat in calcareous soil9
Greenhouse gas emissions of rice straw return varies with return depth and soil type in paddy systems of Northeast China9
Organic amendment increases wheat yield by improving soil N transformations and reducing N loss in North China Plain9
Long-term effect of integrated fertilization on maize yield and soil fertility in a calcaric fluvisol9
Biological indicators of soil quality under conventional, reduced, and no-tillage systems8
Using Le Bissonnais method to study the stability of soil aggregates in plantations and its influence mechanism8
Breeding rice for heat tolerance and climate change scenario; possibilities and way forward. A review8
Soil phosphorus fate and its lability after a long-term phosphorus fertilizer strategy in Brazilian Oxisol8
Impact of long term integrated nutrient management (INM) practice on aluminium dynamics and nutritional quality of rice under acidic Inceptisol8
Long-term impact of integrated nutrient management on sustainable yield index of rice and soil quality under acidic inceptisol8
Effect of allelochemicals, soil enzyme activity and environmental factors from Stellera chamaejasme L. on rhizosphere bacterial communities in the northern Tibetan Plateau8
Co-application of controlled-release urea and a superabsorbent polymer to improve nitrogen and water use in maize8
Pyrolytic synthesis and performance efficacy comparison of biochar-supported nanoscale zero-valent iron on soil polluted with toxic metals8
Urea-based nitrogen fertilization in agriculture: a key source of N2O emissions and recent development in mitigating strategies7
Ridge irrigation reduced greenhouse gas emission in double-cropping rice field7
Effects of potassium application on soil ecological resistance to Verticillium wilt of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.)7
Tillage and crop residue incorporation effects on soil bacterial diversity in the double-cropping paddy field of southern China7
PGPR inoculation of a contaminated soil affects plant growth and phytoavailability of Cd and Pb7
Proposing a constructed wetland within the branch drains network to treat degraded drainage water in Tina Plain, North Sinai, Egypt7
Effects of different nitrogen fertilizer types and rates on cotton leaf senescence, yield and soil inorganic nitrogen7
Growth, phenology and harvesting time of cactus-millet intercropping system under biotic mulching7
Interactive effects of boron stress and mycorrhizal (AMF) treatments on tomato growth, yield, leaf chlorophyll and boron accumulation, and fruit characteristics7
Soil erosion control and wheat productivity are improved by a developed ridge-furrow and reservoir tillage systems7
Inoculation of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi increases lettuce yield without altering natural soil communities7
Analysis of spatial and temporal changes of RUSLE-K soil erodibility factor in semi-arid areas in two different periods by conditional simulation7
Growth, grain yield, water and nitrogen use efficiency of rainfed maize in response to straw mulching and urea blended with slow-release nitrogen fertilizer: A two-year field study6
Soil metaphenomics: a step forward in metagenomics6
Improving productivity of maize-lentil rotation in alkaline Fluvisol following soil test crop response (STCR) - targeted yield approach of nutrient management6
Effects of thidiazuron and ethephon on the grain filling and dehydration characteristics of maize in Northeast China6
Nitrate transport and assimilation in plants: a potential review6
On-farm fertilizing materials in organic horticulture: agronomic performance, energy use and GHG emission evaluation6
Sulfur management strategies to improve partial sulfur balance with irrigated peanut production on deep sands6
Short-term nickel residual effect in field-grown soybeans: nickel-enriched soil acidity amendments promote plant growth and safe soil nickel levels6
Performance characterization of γ-poly (glutamic acid) super absorbent polymer and its effect on soil water availability6
Phosphorus fractions in biochar-amended soil — chemical sequential fractionation, 31P NMR, and phosphatase activity6
Wide-precision planting pattern under different tillage methods affects photosynthesis and yield of winter wheat6
Variations of soil viable and necromass carbon affected by biochar incorporation frequencies6
Soil labile carbon and nitrogen fractions after eleven years of manure and mineral fertilizer applications6
Soil quality assessment based on machine learning approach for cultivated lands in semi-humid environmental condition part of Black Sea region6
Survival, morphological variability, and performance ofOpuntia ficus-indicain a semi-arid region of India6
Amount of biologically nitrogen fixed by faba bean and its uptake by winter wheat determined by 15N ID method6
Does biochar application enhance soil salinization risk in black soil of northeast China (a laboratory incubation experiment)?6
Impact of forty-seven years of long-term fertilization and liming on soil health, yield of soybean and wheat in an acidic Alfisol6
Eleven-year mulching and tillage practices alter the soil quality and bacterial community composition in Northeast China6
Copper and Zinc fractions and adsorption in sandy soil with long-term pig manure application5
The distribution of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities at soil aggregate level in subtropical grasslands5
Topcross hybrids in papaya (Carica papaya L.): evaluation of the potential for increasing fruit quality in new cultivars5
Application of mineral phosphorus fertilizer influences rhizosphere chemical and biological characteristics5
Use of treated wastewater in irrigation: productive and nutritional aspects of millet and chemical properties of clay and sandy loam soils5
Intercropping with alfalfa and co-inoculation of AMF and PGPR improve growth, yield, grain bioactive quality, and soil fertility of barley5
Effects of the application of biochar on soil fertility status, and nutrition and yield of onion grown in a no-tillage system5
Higher solar radiation and lower temperature enhance biomass production and grain yield of rice under high-altitude condition5
Rhizospheric microbiomes help Dongxiang common wild rice (Oryza rufipogonGriff.) rather thanLeersia hexandraSwartz survive under cold stress5
Land use and soil properties shifts soil fauna community complexity in subtropical ecosystems5
Effect of different fertilizers on the bacterial community diversity in rhizosperic soil of broomcorn millet (Panicum miliaceum L.)5
Application of ammonium sulfate affects greenhouse gases and microbial diversity of an oil palm plantation on tropical peat5
Effects of phosphate loaded LDH-biochar/hydrochar on maize dry matter and P uptake in a calcareous soil5
Influence of soil properties, temperature and pH on adsorption-desorption of imazamox in Indian aridisols5
Soil organic carbon mapping in cultivated land using model ensemble methods5
Association of growth-promoting bacteria and hydroponic system aiming at reducing the time of production of banana seedlings5
Release of potassium from some heated calcareous soils to different solutions5
Inhibitory effect of aqueous bean extract, Phaseolus vulgaris (fabaceae), on α-amylase of the cabbage aphid, Brevicoryne brassicae5
Identifying soil quality indicators for two contrasting agro-ecological sub-regions of India5
Soil microbial properties and functional diversity in response to sewage sludge amendments5