Mycorrhizal Fungi – Powerhouse of the Soil

The soil foodweb of microflora and microfauna constitutes an underground engine of fundamental significance to plant productivity. Mycorrhizal fungi play a key role in the functioning of this foodweb, drawing down plant sugars derived from photosynthesis and providing much needed energy for the soil ecosystem. Mycorrhizal fungi also improve aggregate stability, enhance soil structure, build … Continue reading Mycorrhizal Fungi – Powerhouse of the Soil