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red earth

a clayey zonal soil of tropical savanna lands, formed by extensive chemical weathering, coloured by iron compounds, and less strongly leached than laterite
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a type of leached and claylike red soil containing oxidized iron and found in tropical areas


Further research to compare effects of conventional and zero tillage on red earth soil is planned at the Mulga View trial site.

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