Month: November 2018

Types of census.

Census is the process of collecting, compiling and publishing demographic, economic and social data pertaining to specified time or times to all person in the country or territory. Census can be classified according to time interval it takes from one census to another or approach of undertaking the census. Classification of census according to time …

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What is meant by cheluviation in soil forming process?

What is meant by cheluviation in soil forming process?

Cheluviation is the process in which the minerals are dissolved and transported downwards under the influence of chelating agents. Chelating agents are the organic acids produced after the decomposition of organic matter.Cheluviation is one of the process of soil formation.  Cheluviation process is similar to leaching in that it involve downward movement of materials from …

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What is soil texture?

Soil texture is one of the physical properties of soil along with soil structure, soil color, soil temperature, soil porosity and others.Soil texture can be defined as the coarseness or fineness of the soil determined by relative proportion of soil particles of different diameters. The size of soil particle can make the soil course textured, …

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