Increased microbial activity under elevated [CO2] does not enhance residue decomposition in a semi-arid cropping system in Australia
Shu Kee Lam, Rob Norton, Roger Armstrong, Deli Chen
Soil Biology and Biochemistry | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2014
This work was supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation, the Federal Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, the Victorian Department of Environment and Primary Industries, the University of Melbourne, and the Australian Research Council. The authors wish to thank Mr. Peter Howie, Mr. Russel Argall and Mr. Barry Bellman for field assistance, Dr. Helen Suter for assistance with gas analysis, and Mr. Ron Teo for chemical analysis.