Roland Nuhu Issaka

Central Soil Salinity Research InstituteIndia

Dr. Roland Nuhu Issaka was a Principal Research Scientist at the CSIR-Soil Research Institute of Ghana. He is currently with Africa Rice-Liberia. He holds a Doctorate Degree in Soil Science from Tottori University, Japan. He was at the Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences in Ishigaki for a one-year post-doctoral study. Dr. Issaka is a soil fertility agronomist. His research focuses on soil fertility, erosion control, and water management. He has published more than 30 peer-reviewed scientific publications, over 50 technical reports, and several chapters in books. He has edited three books, including Soil Fertility published by IntechOpen.

2books edited

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Latest work with IntechOpen by Roland Nuhu Issaka

Soil Fertility book presents nine chapters written by renowned soil fertility experts from Africa, Asia and South America. The book is divided into two sections. Section 1, Biological Processes and Integration of Inorganic and Organic Fertilizers for Soil Fertility Improvement, examines biological processes that can enhance the soil fertility. It discusses the use of both organic and inorganic fertilizers and their integration in improving soil fertility. The second section, Improving Fertilizer Recommendation and Efficiency, looks at the state-of-the-art in leaf sampling and analysis. Proper leaf sampling and standardized methods of analysis are important steps in providing good recommendations.

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