Evaluation of the soil fertility status in relation to crop nutritive quality in the selected physiographic units of Mbeya Region, Tanzania


This study is assessing soil fertility status in Mbeya region of Tanzania in terms of adequacy for crop growth and crop nutrient status in terms of human nutrition. It will examine levels of macro and micronutrient. The study has just been initiated and will run for two years.



crop quality, soil nutrients status, mineral-nutrient deficies, Tanzania


Second RUFORUM Biennial Meeting 20 - 24 September 2010, Entebbe, Uganda