Soil Research

(The median citation count of Soil Research is 2. 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.)
Soil biodiversity and biogeochemical function in managed ecosystems25
Changes in soil humus composition and humic acid structural characteristics under different corn straw returning modes22
No-tillage furrow opener performance: a review of tool geometry, settings and interactions with soil and crop residue19
Soil carbon market-based instrument pilot – the sequestration of soil organic carbon for the purpose of obtaining carbon credits19
Integration of vis-NIR and pXRF spectroscopy for rapid measurement of soil lead concentrations17
Linking phosphorus sorption and magnetic susceptibility in clays and tropical soils16
Measurements and simulations of compaction effects on the least limiting water range of a no-till Oxisol16
Soils of the Brazilian Coastal Plains biome: prediction of chemical attributes via portable X-ray fluorescence (pXRF) spectrometry and robust prediction models15
Crop rotational diversity impacts soil physical and hydrological properties under long-term no- and conventional-till soils15
Slow movement of alkali from surface-applied lime warrants the introduction of strategic tillage for rapid amelioration of subsurface acidity in south-western Australia15
Measurements and APSIM modelling of soil C and N dynamics14
Warming and nitrogen deposition accelerate soil phosphorus cycling in a temperate meadow ecosystem13
Effects of conservation and standard tillage on soil physico-chemical properties and overall quality in a semi-arid agrosystem13
Challenges and opportunities for grain farming on sandy soils of semi-arid south and south-eastern Australia12
The extent, significance and amelioration of subsurface acidity in southern New South Wales, Australia12
Effects of crop residues composts on the fractions and forms of organic carbon and nitrogen in subtropical Indian conditions12
Soil fertility constraints and management to increase crop yields in the dryland farming systems of Aceh, Indonesia11
Updating the Australian digital soil texture mapping (Part 211
Impact of continuous organic manuring on mechanisms and processes of the stabilisation of soil organic C under rice–wheat cropping system10
Soil biochemical activities after the application of pyroligneous acid to soil10
Dynamics of phosphorus fractions in soils treated with dairy manure10
Crop residue ashes reduce leaching, persistence and bioavailability of sulfosulfuron and pretilachlor used in the succeeding crop10
Insights, implications and challenges of studying local soil knowledge for sustainable land use: a critical review10
Updating the Australian digital soil texture mapping (Part 110
Feasibility of handheld mid-infrared spectroscopy to predict particle size distribution: influence of soil field condition and utilisation of existing spectral libraries9
Depletion, accumulation and availability of soil phosphorus in the Askov long-term field experiment9
Analysis of the structure of bacterial and fungal communities in disease suppressive and disease conducive tobacco-planting soils in China9
Soil organic carbon sequestration potential of Pampean soils: comparing methods and estimation for surface and deep layers9
Sowing maize as a rotation crop in irrigated cotton cropping systems in a Vertosol: effects on soil properties, greenhouse gas emissions, black root rot incidence, cotton lint yield and fibre quality9
Lessons from a landmark 1991 article on soil structure: distinct precedence of non-destructive assessment and benefits of fresh perspectives in soil research9
Climate smart agricultural practices improve soil quality through organic carbon enrichment and lower greenhouse gas emissions in farms of bread bowl of India8
Key properties governing sorption–desorption behaviour of poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances in saturated and unsaturated soils: a review8
Linking decomposition rates of soil organic amendments to their chemical composition8
Medium-term impact of tillage and residue retention on soil physical and biological properties in dry-seeded rice–wheat system in north-west India8
Evaluation of the DNDCv.CAN model for simulating greenhouse gas emissions under crop rotations that include winter cover crops8
Phosphorus status and saturation in soils that drain into the Peel Inlet and Harvey Estuary of Western Australia7
Podzolisation affects the spatial allocation and chemical composition of soil organic matter fractions7
Soil type, bulk density and drainage effects on relative gas diffusivity and N2O emissions7
Spectroscopic techniques applied to discriminate soils for forensic purposes7
Soil nutrient variation along a shallow catena in Paracou, French Guiana7
Managing soil health and crop productivity in potato: a challenging test system7
Soil structure characteristics, functional properties and consistency limits response to corn cob biochar particle size and application rates in a 36-month pot experiment7
Selecting soil properties for assessment of soil aggregation using principal component and clustering analyses6
Quantifying blue carbon and nitrogen stocks in surface soils of temperate coastal wetlands6
Changes in soil organic carbon and nitrogen after 47 years with different tillage, stubble and fertiliser management in a Vertisol of north-eastern Australia6
Storage of soil samples leads to over-representation of the contribution of nitrate to plant-available nitrogen6
Aggregation and dynamics of soil organic matter under different management systems in the Brazilian Cerrado6
Exchangeable cation effects on hot water extractable carbon and nitrogen in agricultural soils6
Spatiotemporal variability of soil organic carbon for different topographic and land use types in a gully watershed on the Chinese Loess Plateau6
Do elevated CO2 and temperature affect organic nitrogen fractions and enzyme activities in soil under rice crop?6
Biochar augmentation improves ectomycorrhizal colonisation, plant growth and soil fertility6
Change and spatial variability of soil organic matter humification after long-term tillage and olive mill wastewater application in arid regions6
Changes in soil-pores and wheat root geometry due to strategic tillage in a no-tillage cropping system6
Targeting changes in soil porosity through modification of compost size and application rate6
A simple approach to estimate coastal soil salinity using digital camera images5
Carbon sequestration and selected hydraulic characteristics under conservation agriculture and traditional tillage practices in Malawi5
Physiological characterisation of coprophilous fungal isolates that behave as plant root associates5
Cover crop residue diversity enhances microbial activity and biomass with additive effects on microbial structure5
Macrofauna communities and their relationship with soil structural quality in different land use systems5
The Brigalow Catchment Study: V*. Clearing and burning brigalow (Acacia harpophylla) in Queensland, Australia, temporarily increases surface soil fertility prior to nutrient decline under cropping or 5
Carbon stability in a texture contrast soil in response to depth and long-term phosphorus fertilisation of grazed pasture5
Crop yields in no-tillage are severely limited by low availability of P and high acidity of the soil in depth4
Deep tillage and irrigation impacts on soil water balance and water productivity of direct-seeded rice–wheat cropping system in north-west India4
Chiselling and wheeling on sandy loam long-term no-tillage soil: compressibility and load bearing capacity4
Nitrous oxide emission factor from cattle urine and dung in native grassland of the Pampa biome, South Brazil4
Nitrogen and phosphorus availability affect wheat carbon allocation pathways: rhizodeposition and mycorrhizal symbiosis4
Long-term effects of tillage systems on liming efficiency, soil chemical properties and wheat yield in Southern Brazil4
Soil organic carbon and nitrogen in soil physical fractions in woody encroached grassland in South African savannas4
Soil water deficit effects on soil inorganic nitrogen in alternate-furrow flood irrigated Australian cotton production systems4
Accelerating soil aggregate formation: a review on microbial processes as the critical step in a post-mining rehabilitation context4
Summer irrigation of pasture enhances the transfer and short-term storage of soil organic carbon in the particulate and mineral-associated organic matter fractions4
Conservation agriculture improves soil physical properties and crop productivity: a long-term study in middle Indo-Gangetic Plains of India4
Greenhouse gas emissions and net ecosystem carbon budget from tobacco-planted soil with different organic amendments4
Altitudinal transects reveal large differences in intact lipid composition among soils4
Creating a soil parent material map digitally using a combination of interpretation and statistical techniques4
Soil characteristics and tillage can predict the effect of ‘structure lime’ on soil aggregate stability4
Potential for suppression of Rhizoctonia root rot is influenced by nutrient (N and P) and carbon inputs in a highly calcareous coarse-textured topsoil4
Vertical distribution of soil aggregates and associated organic carbon fractions under conventional vegetable- and rice-based tillage operations4
Algebraic model for one-dimensional horizontal water flow with arbitrary initial soil water content4
Partitioning of total soil respiration into root, rhizosphere and basal-soil CO2 fluxes in contrasting rice production systems4
Variations of belowground C and N cycling between arbuscular mycorrhizal and ectomycorrhizal forests across China4
Biological soil quality and seasonal variation on enzyme activities under conservation agriculture-based rice–mustard system in the Indo-Gangetic Plains of India4
Contrasting agricultural management effects on soil organic carbon dynamics between topsoil and subsoil4
Distribution of subsoil microbial activity and biomass under Australian rotational cotton as influenced by system, crop status and season3
Rapid colorimetric methods for analysis of pH, extractable aluminium and Colwell phosphorus in soils3
Investigating the relationships between soil acidity and phosphorus fractions in high country farmland of New Zealand’s South Island3
Distinguishing functional pools of soil organic matter based on solubility in hot water3
Sulfate sorption measured by a buffering index over a range of properties of soils from south Western Australia3
Initial effect of shifting from traditional to no-tillage on runoff retention and sediment reduction under rainfall simulation3
Organic farming does not increase soil organic carbon compared to conventional farming if there is no carbon transfer from other agroecosystems. A meta-analysis3
Influence of no-till cover crop management on soil thermal properties3
Short-term effects of rice straw biochar on hydraulic properties and aggregate stability of an Acrisol3
How roots of Picea abies and Fraxinus excelsior plantations contribute to soil strength and slope stability: evidence from a study case in the Hyrcanian Forest, Iran3
Effects of the root morphological characteristics of different herbaceous species on soil shear strength and soil anti-scourability in the dry-hot valley region of South-western China3
Aggregation index, carbon, nitrogen, and natural abundance of 13C and 15N in soil aggregates and bulk soil cultivated with onion under crop successions and rotations3
Effects of plant invaders on rhizosphere microbial attributes depend on plant identity and growth stage3
Estimating soil organic carbon redistribution in three major river basins of China based on erosion processes3
Salt precipitation and evaporative flux on sandy soil with saline groundwater under different evaporation demand conditions3
Surface-positioned double-ring to improve traditional infiltrometer for measuring soil infiltration3
Relationship between elemental content determined3
Impact of long-term conservation agriculture induced changes in soil properties on persistence of pendimethalin under different cropping systems3
Relationship between earthworm abundance, ecological diversity and soil function in pastures3
A new approach for studying vertical infiltration3
The interactive effects of soil disturbance and residue quality on soil nitrogen mineralisation in a tropical sandy soil3
Carbon and nitrogen stocks and organic matter fractions in the topsoil of traditional and agrisilvicultural systems in the Southeast of Brazil3
Simulation of maize and soybean yield using DSSAT under long-term conventional and no-till systems3
Soil algae for combating soil degradation – greenhouse experiment with different soil amendments3
Impacts of hydrological conditions on the activities of soil enzymes in temperate floodplain forest sites3
Variations in soil fungal communities after continuous fertiliser treatment under the ridge and furrow rainfall harvesting system in a semiarid region of China3
Influence of dung pats on soil physical quality mediated by earthworms: from dung deposition to decay and beyond3
A multivariate method for matching soil classification systems, with an Australian example3
Orchard floor management effect on soil free-living nematode communities3
Assessing soil quality and their indicators for long-term rice-based cropping systems in hot sub-humid eco-region of India3
Amending soils of different pH to decrease phosphorus losses3
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Glasshouse study of a sprayable, degradable polymer to reduce water use in cotton establishment2
Carbon and nitrogen in particle-size fractions of organic matter of soils fertilised with surface and injected applications of pig slurry2
Yield-scaled greenhouse gas emissions from the use of common urea and controlled-release nitrogen fertiliser in a subtropical paddy rice field2
Labile soil carbon fractions as indicators of soil quality improvement under short-term grassland set-aside2
Organic carbon fractions in temperate mangrove and saltmarsh soils2
Benefits from enhanced-efficiency nitrogen fertilisers in rainfed temperate pastures are seasonally driven2
Influences of grassland to cropland conversion on select soil properties, microbiome and agricultural emissions2
Vineyard soil microbial community under conventional, sustainable and organic management practices in a Mediterranean climate2
Recent trends in soil fertility across the farms of East Gippsland2
Earthworms and soil mesofauna as early bioindicators for landfill restoration2
Soil microbiome after nine years of fly ash dump spontaneous revegetation2
Litter decomposition in wet and dry ecosystems of the Brazilian Cerrado2
Effects of biological agents on soil microbiology, enzyme activity and fruit quality of kiwifruit with root rot2
No-till farming: prospects, challenges – productivity, soil health, and ecosystem services2
The Brigalow Catchment Study: VI.2
Optimisation and modelling of draft and rupture width using response surface methodology and artificial neural network for tillage tools2
Deadwood mass and microclimate affect labile soil carbon and nitrogen under thinning of a naturally regenerated oak forest2
Papatuanuku, Earth Mother: indigenous knowledge in 21st century soil management2
Do admixed conifers change soil nutrient conditions of European beech stands?2
Detecting near-surface Urochloa ruziziensis (Braquiaria grass) effects on soil physical quality through capacity and intensity indicators2
Conservation agriculture influences crop yield, soil carbon content and nutrient availability in the rice–wheat system of north-west India2
Impact of drying–rewetting cycles and organic amendments on phosphorus speciation of paddy soil2
Disaggregation of conventional soil maps: a review2
Effects of alpine meadow degradation on nitrifying and denitrifying microbial communities, and N2
Nitrous oxide emissions from applied nitrate fertiliser in commercial cherry orchards2
Impact of dung beetle activity on the quality of water percolating through Allophanic soil2
Mineral–organic associations are enriched in both microbial metabolites and plant residues in a subtropical soil profile under no-tillage and legume cover cropping2
Spatial distribution of soil microbial activity and soil properties associated with2
Sheep grazing to control weeds enhances soil carbon, not nitrogen2
Measuring soil bulk density from shear wave velocity using piezoelectric sensors2
Effects of different vegetation restoration types on soil hydro-physical properties in the hilly region of the Loess Plateau, China2
Long-term dairy manure application in a no-tillage system: crop yield and soil fertility2
No-tillage promotes C accumulation in soil and a slight increase in yield stability and profitability of rice in subtropical lowland ecosystems2
Iddingsitisation of olivine and kaolinitisation of biotite in two contrasting tephra-derived soils along the Cameroon Volcanic Line (CVL)2