Published: August 1989
...the book furnishes a good insight and a sound presentation of the state-of-the-art in the fields of knowledge concerning microorganisms and plants in the Rhizosphere.
Aviva Hadas and Amos Hadas, Soil and Tillage Research
Overall, the contents of the various papers cover the rhizosphere interactions quite broadly... Altogether, this book provides interesting reading and valuable information not only to soil scientists but to ecologists and rhizosphere microbiologists in general.
- Introductory Lecture: Development and interaction between microbial communities on the root surface (J.M. Lynch). I. Symbiotic Microorganisms and Plants. Rhizobia (8 papers). Mycorrhizal fungi (15 papers). II. Associative Microorganisms of the Root System (24 papers). III. Soil-Borne Phytopathogenic Microorganisms (9 papers). IV. Biological Preparations Stimulating Growth and Improving Health Condition of Plants (8 papers). Index of Organisms. Subject Index.