- Insightful meta-analysis: Hidden miners – the roles of cover crops and soil microorganisms in phosphorus cycling through agroecosystems
- Details released for next organic phosphorus workshop
- Unique opinion paper reflects on a collaborative discussion between three generations of scientists.
- Special issue in Plant and Soil published
- Abstract deadline extended to 15th May for PSP6!
Author Archives: dblackburn2014
Doctoral and postdoctoal opportunities at Environmental Biogeochemistry Laboratory at the University of Delaware
The Environmental Biogeochemistry Laboratory (http://sites.udel.edu/ebl/) at the University of Delaware has openings for two graduate students and a postdoctoral researcher. A short description of the positions and benefits is included below: Graduate students i) Source tracking of phosphorus in a … Continue reading
9th International Symposium on Ecosystem Behavior August 20-24, 2017 Litomyšl Chateau, Czech Republic — You are cordially invited to BIOGEOMON 2017, to be held next summer at the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site of Litomyšl, Czech Republic. The symposium will … Continue reading
The biodiversity of organic phosphate (phytate) cycling in soils (BREARLEY_UBIO17EE) – CASE studentship with AB Vista/AB Enzymes Project Supervisor: Dr Charles Brearley (firstname.lastname@example.org) School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia Project description (more information here) Introduction Phytate (inositol hexakisphosphate) is … Continue reading
Early Stage Researcher (PhD) Fellowships – ESR1, Quantification of phosphorus flux The Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO) calls for candidates for a PhD-position available from October 2016 onwards. The fellowship “Quantification of phosphorus flux” is available within the INSPIRATION Marie Skłodowska-Curie … Continue reading
Daniel Blackburn and coauthors detailed and quantified the different processes occurring with soil phosphorus when organic acids are added at different doses. This paper published in Environmental Science & Technology journal brings new insight to the plant P bioavailability and its … Continue reading
Organic Phosphorus in the Environment: Solutions for Phosphorus Security (https://op2016.com/) Replay of the speech by the OP2016 Guest of Honour Anthony F Harrison, Author of ‘The Blue Book’: Harrison, A.F. Soil organic phosphorus: a review of world literature. 1987, 257p.
Organic Phosphorus in the Environment: Solutions for Phosphorus Security (https://op2016.com/) Session 5: Organic phosphorus in soil and waters: Stocks, flows and impact of scale Dr Charlie Shand, James Hutton Institute Title: Effects of citrate on the solubilisation of soil phosphorus
Organic Phosphorus in the Environment: Solutions for Phosphorus Security (https://op2016.com/) Session 3: Biotic interactions in organic phosphorus cycling ‐Plants Dr Daniel Blackburn, Lancaster University Title: Understanding soil phosphorus dynamics at increasing citric and oxalic acid doses
OP2016 – Courtney Giles – A Tale of Two Exudates: The role of citrate and phytase in unlocking the potential of soil organic phosphorus for plant nutrition
Organic Phosphorus in the Environment: Solutions for Phosphorus Security (https://op2016.com/) Session 3: Biotic interactions in organic phosphorus cycling ‐ Plants Dr Courtney Giles, The James Hutton Institute Title: A Tale of Two Exudates: The role of citrate and phytase in … Continue reading