Soil Use and Management
© British Society of Soil Science
Edited By: Michael J Goss and Deputy Editors Amarilis de Varennes and Fiona Nicholson
Impact Factor: 1.466
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 17/34 (Soil Science)
Online ISSN: 1475-2743
Associated Title(s): European Journal of Soil Science
Just Published Articles
- Effects of cover crop growth and decomposition on the distribution of aggregate size fractions and soil microbial carbon dynamics
D. Linsler, M. Kaiser, R. Andruschkewitsch, C. Piegholdt and B. Ludwig
Version of Record online: 25 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/sum.12267
- Plastic mulching increased soil CO2 concentration and emissions from an oasis cotton field in Central Asia
Y. Yu, C. Zhao, K. Stahr, X. Zhao and H. Jia
Version of Record online: 25 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/sum.12266
- A method-centric ‘User Manual’ for the mitigation of diffuse water pollution from agriculture (pages 162–171)
S. P. Cuttle, J. P. Newell-Price, D. Harris, D. R. Chadwick, M. A. Shepherd, S. G. A. Anthony, C. J. A. Macleod, P. M. Haygarth and B. J. Chambers
Version of Record online: 23 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/sum.12242
- Sustainable management of biosolid phosphorus: a field study (pages 54–63)
P. J. A. Withers, N. J. Flynn, G. P. Warren, M. Taylor and B. J. Chambers
Version of Record online: 23 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/sum.12235
- Use of farm survey returns from the Demonstration Test Catchments to update modelled predictions of sediment and total phosphorus loadings from subsurface drains across England and Wales (pages 127–137)
Y. Zhang, A. L. Collins and R. Hodgkinson
Version of Record online: 23 MAY 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/sum.12249
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•The official journal of the British Society of Soil Science
• Rapid Publication: average of 48 days from acceptance to Early View publication average of 127 days from acceptance to online issue publication
• 5-Year Impact Factor: 2.143
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To cover the cost of publishing open access in these journals, authors pay an article publication charge (APC) of $3,000 at present.
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Special Issue: Soil System Science for Sustainability and Policy
This special supplement to Soil Use and Management contains a collection of papers based upon a series of review projects commissioned in 2009–2010 by the UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), principally to provide a key scientific evidence base to support strategic policy development in the context of ensuring the sustainability of soils, and which embody many of the other listed features.