Soil Science and Society in the Dutch context

J. Bouma, A.E. Hartemink

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This paper aims to contribute to an analysis of the historical developments in soil science, confined to the broad relations between soil science and developments in society in the Dutch or Western European context. It summarizes the major developments during the past 50 years and provides some notes on the future of soil science.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)133-140
JournalNetherlands Journal of Agricultural Science
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2002


  • soil science
  • land use
  • soil classification
  • plant nutrition
  • natural resources
  • resource management
  • netherlands
  • soil quality
  • future
  • management
  • world

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