Journal :   International Journal of Technology

Volume No. :   1

Issue No. :  2

Year :  2011

Pages :   65-67

ISSN Print :  2231-3907

ISSN Online :  2231-3915


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A Study: Characteristics of Soil of Tatibandh area of Raipur District



Address:   S. Kumar
Reader, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Raipur Institute of Technology, Raipur
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ABSTRACT:
Assessment of soil quality from Tatibandh area of Raipur district, Chhattisgarh has been studied. Physical and chemical characteristics were considered for assessment of soil quality in the month of January - February, 2010 for present study. Physical characteristics showed maximum water holding capacity 76.81%, porosity 61.13%, expansion in volume 18.53%, apparent specific gravity 1.14 gm/cc, absolute specific gravity 1.92 gm/cc, chemical analysis revealed soil pH 8.3, electrical conductivity 0.80 ds/m, organic carbon 1.48%, available phosphorus 6.50 kg/ha, available potassium 1169.28 kg/ha.
KEYWORDS:
Physico-chemical characteristics, Soil fertility.
Cite:
S. Kumar. A Study: Characteristics of Soil of Tatibandh area of Raipur District. Int. J. Tech. 1(2): July-Dec. 2011; Page 65-67
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