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Soil bank

Soil bank

It is a repository that contains the important collection of soil samples already analyzed on the basis of different research projects developed since 1957. In the present, it contains more than 13000 samples with an associated database that includes the analysis results. This database includes information about the origin of the sample and the analysis results: %C, %N, organic matter, pH, calcium, exchangeable magnesium and potassium, usable phosphorus and some others from specific testing. It is also known the percentage of arena, silt and clay of the samples that come from profiles.