A Preliminary Investigation of the Soil Conditions of the Animal Husbandry Research Station Mariakani NO. 41 1979 HM

Loading...
Thumbnail Image
Date
1979
Authors
Njeru E.B
Ita B.
Journal Title
Journal ISSN
Volume Title
Publisher
Ministry of Agriculture
Abstract
The request for a soil survey of the An1mo.l Husbandry Research Station, Mariakani was made by the Officer in-charge of the Station on 28th August, 1978. The soil survey was aimed o.t identifying and describing the soil types for effective planning of the Station for pasture research and siting of buildings. The fieldwork was carried out from 20th to 25th November, and from 4th to 9th December, 1978. The survey area comprises 466ha of which 410ha from the research farm. The history and the agricultural practices of the Station are reported in the Station's "Visitors' guide.
Description
Keywords
Citation
Collections