European Journal of Soil Biology

(The TQCC of European Journal of Soil Biology is 9. 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 2019-10-01 to 2023-10-01.)
Rhizosphere microbial diversity and community dynamics during potato cultivation50
Significant decline in banana Fusarium wilt disease is associated with soil microbiome reconstruction under chilli pepper-banana rotation37
Combined biochar and nitrogen fertilizer change soil enzyme and microbial activities in a 2-year field trial35
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 study30
Effect of repeated drying-rewetting cycles on soil extracellular enzyme activities and microbial community composition in arid and semi-arid ecosystems26
Response of soil bacterial communities to the application of the herbicides imazethapyr and flumyzin26
Litter composition has stronger influence on the structure of soil fungal than bacterial communities24
Moss-dominated biocrusts improve the structural diversity of underlying soil microbial communities by increasing soil stability and fertility in the Loess Plateau region of China23
Interactive effects of soil pH and substrate quality on microbial utilization23
Glomalin related protein and C16:1ω5 PLFA associated with AM fungi as potential signatures for assessing the soil C sequestration under contrasting soil management practices23
Long-term impacts of organic and conventional farming on the soil microbiome in boreal arable soil23
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
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
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
Impacts of simulated nitrogen deposition on soil enzyme activity in a northern temperate forest ecosystem depend on the form and level of added nitrogen21
Soil enzymes activity: Effect of climate smart agriculture on rhizosphere and bulk soil under cereal based systems of north-west India21
Soil organic C and total N as well as microbial biomass C and N affect aggregate stability in a chronosequence of Chinese fir plantations20
Stabilizing sand from dried-up lakebeds against wind erosion by accelerating biological soil crust development19
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 soil18
Effects of re-vegetation restoration on soil bacterial community structure in degraded land in subtropical China18
Microbial pathways account for the pH effect on soil N2O production18
Biochar interaction with chemical fertilizer regulates soil organic carbon mineralization and the abundance of key C-cycling-related bacteria in rhizosphere soil17
Differentiated response of plant and microbial C: N: P stoichiometries to phosphorus application in phosphorus-limited paddy soil17
Long-term mineral fertilizer substitution by organic fertilizer and the effect on the abundance and community structure of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria in paddy soil of south China17
Divergent effects of drought and nitrogen deposition on microbial and arthropod soil communities in a Mediterranean forest16
Lowering nitrogen inputs and optimizing fertilizer types can reduce direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions from rice-wheat rotation systems16
Effects of addition of nitrogen-enriched biochar on bacteria and fungi community structure and C, N, P, and Fe stoichiometry in subtropical paddy soils15
Changes in soil biochemical properties following application of bentonite as a soil amendment15
Effects of nitrogen addition on C:N:P stoichiometry in moss crust-soil continuum in the N-limited Gurbantünggüt Desert, Northwest China15
Different responses of soil hydrolases and oxidases to extreme drought in an alpine peatland on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, China15
Implications of continuous and rotational cropping practices on soil bacterial communities in pineapple cultivation15
Improved tomato yield and quality by altering soil physicochemical properties and nitrification processes in the combined use of organic-inorganic fertilizers15
Composition, predicted functions, and co-occurrence networks of fungal and bacterial communities_ Links to soil organic carbon under long-term fertilization in a rice-wheat cropping system15
Runoff and soil loss from small plots of erosion-prone marl soil inoculated with bacteria and cyanobacteria under real conditions15
Application of spent mushroom substrate suppresses Fusarium wilt in cucumber and alters the composition of the microbial community of the cucumber rhizosphere14
Eight years of manure fertilization favor copiotrophic traits in paddy soil microbiomes14
Spatial heterogeneity of soil quality within a Mediterranean alley cropping agroforestry system: Comparison with a monocropping system14
Greater fungal and bacterial biomass in soil large macropores under no-tillage than mouldboard ploughing14
Effects of land use and elevation on the functional characteristics of soil enzymes at Mt. Kilimanjaro13
Precipitation exerts a strong influence on arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi community and network complexity in a semiarid steppe ecosystem13
Soil microbial community and enzymatic activity in soil particle-size fractions of spruce plantation and secondary birch forest13
Phylogeny of the Eisenia nordenskioldi complex based on mitochondrial genomes13
Effects of rainfall amount and frequency on soil nitrogen mineralization in Zoigê alpine wetland12
Effects of root exudate stoichiometry on CO2 emission from paddy soil12
Contrasting effects of cover crops on earthworms: Results from field monitoring and laboratory experiments on growth, reproduction and food choice12
Crust cover and prior soil moisture status affect the response of soil microbial community and function to extreme rain events in an arid area11
Aggregate-related changes in living microbial biomass and microbial necromass associated with different fertilization patterns of greenhouse vegetable soils11
Effects of experimental warming, precipitation increase and their interaction on AM fungal community in an alpine grassland of the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau11
Vegetation rehabilitation increases soil enzyme activities in degraded land via carbon supply and nitrogen retention11
Prokaryotic community assembly after 40 years of soda solonetz restoration by natural grassland and reclaimed farmland11
Biochar and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi stimulate rice root growth strategy and soil nutrient availability11
Abundance and diversity of denitrifying bacterial communities associated with N2O emission under long-term organic farming11
Soil organic carbon and total nitrogen predict large-scale distribution of soil fungal communities in temperate and alpine shrub ecosystems10
Soil enzyme activities under the impact of long-term pollution from mining-metallurgical copper production10
Labile fractions of soil nutrients shape the distribution of bacterial communities towards phosphorus recycling systems over elevation gradients in Gongga Mountain, SW China10
Investigating some mechanisms underlying stress metal adaptations of two Burkholderia sensu lato species isolated from New Caledonian ultramafic soils10
Response of ammonia-oxidizing bacteria and archaea abundance and activity to land use changes in agricultural systems of the Central Andes10
Soil fungi are more sensitive than bacteria to short-term plant interactions of Picea asperata and Abies faxoniana10
Differences in the rhizosphere effects among trees, shrubs and herbs in three subtropical plantations and their seasonal variations10
Soil diatom communities and their relation to environmental factors in three types of soil from four cities in central-west China9
Effect of land use and seasonality on nematode faunal structure and ecosystem functions in the Caatinga dry forest9
Responses of soil ammonia-oxidizing bacteria and archaea to short-term warming and nitrogen input in a semi-arid grassland on the Loess Plateau9
Biochar application changed arylsulfatase activity, kinetic and thermodynamic aspects9
Contrasting effects of long term phosphorus fertilization on glomalin-related soil protein (GRSP)9
Microbial tradeoffs in internal and external use of resources regulated by phosphorus and carbon availability9
Carbon and nitrogen dynamics affected by litter and nitrogen addition in a grassland soil: Role of fungi9
Tree-scale spatial responses of extracellular enzyme activities and stoichiometry to different types of fertilization and cover crop in an apple orchard9