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27 actions found

Use crop rotation
Beneficial Based on: 14 studies
Use crop rotation
Use alley cropping
Based on: 1 study
Use alley cropping
Retain crop residues
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 6 studies
Retain crop residues
Restore or create low input grasslands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 2 studies
Restore or create low input grasslands
Reduce grazing intensity
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Reduce grazing intensity
Reduce fertilizer, pesticide or herbicide use generally
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 3 studies
Reduce fertilizer, pesticide or herbicide use generally
Plant new hedges
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 5 studies
Plant new hedges
Incorporate leys into crop rotation
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 1 study
Incorporate leys into crop rotation
Grow cover crops when the field is empty
Beneficial Based on: 12 studies
Grow cover crops when the field is empty

138 studies found

Agricultural intensification and de-intensification differentially affect taxonomic diversity of predatory mites, earthworms, enchytraeids, nematodes and bacteria

Applied Soil Ecology

Based on: Postma-Blaauw M.B., de Goede R.G.M., Bloem J., Faber J.H. & Brussaard L.

(2012)
Alley cropping - soil productivity and nutrient cycling

Forest Ecology and Management

Based on: Kang B.T.

(1997)
Alternative soil and pest management practices for sustainable production of fresh-market cabbage

Journal of Sustainable Agriculture

Based on: Roberts B.W. & Cartwright B.

(1991)
Assessing soil quality under intensive cultivation and tree orchards in Southern Italy

Applied Soil Ecology

Based on: Bonanomi G., D'Ascoli R., Antignani V., Capodilupo M., Cozzolino L., Marzaioli R., Puopolo G., Rutigliano F.A., Scelza R., Scotti R., Rao M.A. & Zoina A.

(2011)
Assessment of handicaps owing to high input (HIP) farming on the soil macro-invertebrates diversity in sugarcane field

Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Science

Based on: Rana N., Rana S.A., Khan H.A. & Sohail A.

(2010)
Bacterial diversity in water-stable aggregates of soils under conventional and zero tillage management

Applied Soil Ecology

Based on: Lupwayi N.Z., Arshad M.a., Rice W.a. & Clayton G.W.

(2001)
Bioavailable phosphorus dynamics in agricultural soils and effects on water quality

Geoderma

Based on: Sharpley A.N., Robinson J. & Smith S.J.

(1995)

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