Chapter 26. Forms of Copper, Manganese, Zinc, and Iron in Soils of Slovakia: System of Fertilizer Recommendation and Soil Monitoring

  1. M. N. V. Prasad
  1. Bohdan Jurani and
  2. Pavel Dlapa

Published Online: 28 AUG 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470370124.ch26

Trace Elements as Contaminants and Nutrients: Consequences in Ecosystems and Human Health

Trace Elements as Contaminants and Nutrients: Consequences in Ecosystems and Human Health

How to Cite

Jurani, B. and Dlapa, P. (2008) Forms of Copper, Manganese, Zinc, and Iron in Soils of Slovakia: System of Fertilizer Recommendation and Soil Monitoring, in Trace Elements as Contaminants and Nutrients: Consequences in Ecosystems and Human Health (ed M. N. V. Prasad), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470370124.ch26

Editor Information

  1. Department of Plant Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad 500 046, India

Author Information

  1. Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Natural Sciences, Comenius University, 842 15 Bratislava, Slovak Republic

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 AUG 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470180952

Online ISBN: 9780470370124

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Keywords:

  • copper, manganese, zinc, and iron in Slovakian soil;
  • Lindsay—Norvell method limitations;
  • micronutrient application system

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Forms of Trace Elements in Heterogeneous Soil Materials

  • Concept of Micronutrients Used in Agriculture of Former Czechoslovakia

  • Determination of Available Forms of Some Micronutrients in Soil Based on the Rinkis Method

  • Results of Modified Rinkis Method of Available Copper, Manganese, and Zinc in Soils of Slovakia

  • More Suitable Method for Determination of Plant Available Forms of Copper, Manganese, Zinc, and Iron in Soils

  • Limits to Lindsay—Norvell Method

  • Some Results Concerning Using Lindsay—Norvell Method

  • System of Micronutrients Application: Copper, Manganese, Zinc, and Iron for Agricultural Crops, Recommended in Slovakia

  • Remarks to the System used for Copper, Manganese, Zinc, and Iron Available Forms Determination and Fertilizers Recommendation

  • New Priorities in Research of Trace Elements in Soils of Slovakia—Soil Monitoring

  • References