Initial biochar effects on plant productivity derive from N fertilization

Simon Jeffery (Corresponding author), Ilse Memelink, Edward Hodgson, Sian Jones, Tess F. J. van de Voorde, T. Martijn Bezemer, Liesje Mommer, Jan Willem van Groenigen

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Biochar application to soil is widely claimed to increase plant productivity. However, the underlying mechanisms are still not conclusively described. Here, we aim to elucidate these mechanisms using stable isotope probing.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)435-448
JournalPlant and Soil
Issue number1-2
Early online date2017
Publication statusPublished - 2017


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