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Table 2 Experimental treatments for evaluating the effect of biochar and manure on C mineralization in a sandy soil

From: Co-application of biochar and cattle manure counteract positive priming of carbon mineralization in a sandy soil

Treatment code Manure Biochar Total initial C (g C)
Rate (tons ha−1) Code Rate (tons ha−1) Code
M0B0 (control) 0 M0 0 B0 2.60
M0B20 0 M0 20 B20 6.01
M0B40 0 M0 40 B40 8.43
M13B0 13 M13 0 B0 3.59
M13B20 13 M13 20 B20 7.00
M13B40 13 M13 40 B40 9.42
M26B0 26 M26 0 B0 4.58
M26B20 26 M26 20 B20 7.99
M26B40 26 M26 40 B40 10.41