Session 21 - Soil Structure and Soil Health. Room: Maple Leaf

Convenors: Richard Heck, Mary Thornbush, Adam Gillespie, Olatunbosun Ayetan

13:00-13:15

Jeff Battigelli

Assessing soil mesofauna communities using long-term soil quality monitoring plots in agricultural soils across Alberta

13:15-13:30

Yelena Gomez*

Drainage of a cultivated organic soil by biomass-filled drainage trench

13:30-13:45

Ekene Mark-Anthony Iheshiulo*

Do Diversified Crop Rotations Influence Soil Structure? A Global Meta-Analysis Examining Species Diversity and Management Practices

13:45-14:00

Mary Thornbush

Computed Tomography Image Analysis used to Identify and Quantify Crusts in Agricultural Soils

14:00-14:30

Discussion

14:30-15:00

Coffee break (sponsored by Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNRL))

*Student presentation competing for the best presentation awards