Evaluation of the soil fertility status in relation to crop nutritive quality in the selected physiographic units of Mbeya Region, Tanzania

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This study is assessing soil fertility status in Mbeya region of Tanzania in terms of adequacy for crop growth and crop nutrient status in terms of human nutrition. It will examine levels of macro and micronutrient. The study has just been initiated and will run for two years.
Cette étude est l’évaluation de la fertilité des sols dans la région de Mbeya en Tanzanie en termes d’adéquation de la croissance des cultures et des récoltes de l’état des éléments nutritifs en matière de nutrition humaine. Il examinera les niveaux de macro et micro nutriments. L’étude vient d’être lancée et se poursuivra pendant deux ans.
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2010
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East Africa
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RUFORUM Conferences and Workshops
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Open Access
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Printed resource
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625-629
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About the RUFORUM 2010 Biennal Conference
"The 2010 RUFORUM Biennial Conference was the second in the series. The main objective of the Biennial conferences is to provide a platform for agricultural research for development stakeholders in Africa and beyond to actively exchange findings and experiences, while at the same time learning lessons towards improving performance of the agricultural sector and ultimately people’s livelihoods. The biennial conference is RUFORUM’s most comprehensive meeting for the diversity of stakeholders in agriculture. It is especially dedicated to graduate students and their supervisors, grantees in RUFORUM member universities and alumni. It is a platform for peer review, quality control, mentorship, networking and shared learning. This record contains an extended abstract accepted under the theme of Natrual Resource Management"