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Pastures and acid soils


This leaflet was written for pasture managers concerned with the impact of soil acidity on pastures.

It includes information on:

  • The effect of soil acidity on pastures
  • Aluminium and manganese toxity
  • Nutrient deficiencies
  • Plant disease incidence
  • Management to overcome soil acidity
  • Pasture species and growth in acid soils


Published: Jul 1999