European Journal of Soil Biology

(The H4-Index of European Journal of Soil Biology is 20. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Rhizosphere microbial diversity and community dynamics during potato cultivation50
Combined biochar and nitrogen fertilizer change soil enzyme and microbial activities in a 2-year field trial37
Significant decline in banana Fusarium wilt disease is associated with soil microbiome reconstruction under chilli pepper-banana rotation37
Land use change effects on soil quality and biological fertility: A case study in northern Iran34
Changes in soil bacterial community and enzyme activity under five years straw returning in paddy soil33
Comparative performance of conservation agriculture vis-a-vis organic and conventional farming, in enhancing plant attributes and rhizospheric bacterial diversity in Cajanus cajan: A field study31
Response of soil bacterial communities to the application of the herbicides imazethapyr and flumyzin27
Effect of repeated drying-rewetting cycles on soil extracellular enzyme activities and microbial community composition in arid and semi-arid ecosystems26
Glomalin related protein and C16:1ω5 PLFA associated with AM fungi as potential signatures for assessing the soil C sequestration under contrasting soil management practices25
Litter composition has stronger influence on the structure of soil fungal than bacterial communities25
Long-term impacts of organic and conventional farming on the soil microbiome in boreal arable soil25
Moss-dominated biocrusts improve the structural diversity of underlying soil microbial communities by increasing soil stability and fertility in the Loess Plateau region of China24
Interactive effects of soil pH and substrate quality on microbial utilization24
Long-term effects of gravel mulching and straw mulching on soil physicochemical properties and bacterial and fungal community composition in the Loess Plateau of China23
Soil enzymes activity: Effect of climate smart agriculture on rhizosphere and bulk soil under cereal based systems of north-west India23
Impact of N-fertilization and peanut shell biochar on soil microbial community structure and enzyme activities in a Typic Haplustoll under different management practices22
Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi inoculation improve essential oil and physiological parameters and nutritional values of Thymus daenensis Celak and Thymus vulgaris L. under normal and drought stress cond21
Impacts of simulated nitrogen deposition on soil enzyme activity in a northern temperate forest ecosystem depend on the form and level of added nitrogen21
Effect of land uses on soil microbial community structures among different soil depths in northeastern China21
Bacterial communities drive the resistance of soil multifunctionality to land-use change in karst soils21
Stabilizing sand from dried-up lakebeds against wind erosion by accelerating biological soil crust development20
Changes of acid and alkaline phosphatase activities in long-term chemical fertilization are driven by the similar soil properties and associated microbial community composition in acidic soil20
Soil organic C and total N as well as microbial biomass C and N affect aggregate stability in a chronosequence of Chinese fir plantations20