Determination of Phosphorous Sorption - Desorption Characteristics of Manitoba Soils

Project: MLMMI 03-01-15


Develop a relationship between routinely measured soil properties and sorption maxima and degree of P saturation of Manitoba soils.

KEYWORDS: Phosphorus sorption, phosphorus desorption, degree of phosphorus saturation, phosphorus sorption index, phosphorus index, phosphorus sorption maximum, phosphorus adsorption isotherm, single point isotherm


O. Akinremi
University of Manitoba


Status: Completed
Started: 2003-07-01
Completed: 2004-07-29

Funding Partners: who have contributed to MLMMI in support of this project:
MRAC - $40,000
SDIF - $25,000
Manitoba Pork Council and industry groups - $15,000

Amount Funded: $80,000.00
Performer Funded: $0.00
Total Cost: $80,000.00


First Progress Report received Sept. 30/03.
Second Progress Report received on January 8, 2004.
Third Progress Report received on April 1, 2004.
Final report due July 1, 2004; received on July 29, 2004.

Manitoba Pork represents 613 Manitoba hog farms