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Water and soil properties in organic and conventional paddies throughout the rice cultivation cycle in South Korea
- Lee, Tae-Gu ;
- Lee, Chang-Gu ;
- Hong, Seung-Gil ;
- Kim, Jin-Ho ;
- Park, Seong-Jik
- Received : 2017.12.27
- Accepted : 2018.05.22
- Published : 2019.03.31
Water and soil properties in paddy fields subjected to organic and conventional farming were characterized over the rice cycle in South Korea. To achieve the goals of this study, we sampled and analyzed soil and water from 24 organic paddy plots and 11 conventional paddy plots in March, May, August, and October 2016. The results were analyzed using statistical analyses, including analysis of variance (ANOVA), cluster analysis, and principal component analysis. The ANOVA results showed that water content (WC), electrical conductivity (EC), organic matter (OM), and available phosphorus (
Conventional paddy;Farming method;Organic paddy;Seasonal variation;Soil;Water
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