Journal article

The amount, but not the proportion, of N-2 fixation and transfers to neighboring plants varies across grassland soils

Yushu Zhang, Alison Carswell, Rui Jiang, Laura Cardenas, Deli Chen, Tom Misselbrook

Soil Science and Plant Nutrition | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2020

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Newton Fund through the UK-China Virtual Joint Centre for Improved Nitrogen Agronomy [CINAg]


Awarded by UK Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council


Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China


Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of Fujian Province


Awarded by China Scholarship Council


Awarded by Foundation of Fujian Academic of Agricultural Sciences


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the following grants: the Newton Fund through the UK-China Virtual Joint Centre for Improved Nitrogen Agronomy [CINAg, BB/N013468/1]; as part of Rothamsted Research's Institute Strategic Programme-Soil to Nutrition [BB/PO1268X/1] funded by the UK Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council; the National Natural Science Foundation of China [41771330, 41401339] and of Fujian Province [2018J01058, 2019J01104, 2019J01105]; the public welfare project of Fujian Province [2019R1025-1]; the project of China Scholarship Council, the project of China Scholarship Council [201809350003], and Foundation of Fujian Academic of Agricultural Sciences [YC2015-6, AB2017-2, SIIT2017-1-9]. We gratefully acknowledge the advice and support given by Dr. William Burchill on the experimental procedures presented here, and that of Liz Dixon in the laboratory analyses.