By Zakaria M. Solaiman,Lynette K. Abbott,Ajit Varma
This quantity explores many of the capabilities and power purposes of mycorrhizas, together with issues resembling the dynamics of root colonization, soil carbon sequestration and the functionality of mycorrhizas in severe environments. a few contributions concentrate on using arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in a variety of crop construction approaches, together with soil administration practices, their use as biofertilizers and in terms of medicinal crops. different chapters elucidate the position of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi within the relief of plant water pressure and of heavy steel toxicity, within the remediation of saline soils, in mining-site rehabilitation and within the reforestation of degraded tropical forests. as well as their impression in ecosystems, the industrial merits of making use of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi are mentioned. a last bankruptcy describes fresh advances within the cultivation of suitable for eating mycorrhizal mushrooms.
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