Scientific Publications


  1. Silvia Vanino, Tiziana Pirelli, Claudia Di Bene, Frederik Bøe, Nádia Castanheira, Claire Chenu, Sophie Cornu, Virginijus Feiza, Dario Fornara, Olivier Heller, Raimonds Kasparinskis, Saskia Keesstra, Maria Valentina Lasorella, Sevinç Madenoğlu, Katharina H.E. Meurer, Lilian O'Sullivan, Noemi Peter, Chiara Piccini, Grzegorz Siebielec, Bozena Smreczak, Martin Hvarregaard Thorsøe, Roberta Farina. 2023. Barriers and opportunities of soil knowledge to address soil challenges: Stakeholders’ perspectives across Europe. Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 325, Part B, 2023, 116581, ISSN 0301-4797,
  2. Kochiieru, M., Veršulienė, A., Feiza, V., Feizienė, D. 2023. Trend for soil CO2 efflux in grassland and forest land in relation with meteorological conditions and root parameters. Sustainability, 15 (9): 7193. 
  3. Kochiieru, M., Feiza, V., Feiziene, D., Lamorski, K., Deveikyte, I., Seibutis, V., Pranaitiene, S. 2023. Long-term contrasting tillage in Cambisol: Effect on water-stable aggregates, macropore network and soil chemical properties. International Agrophysics, 37 (1): 59–67.


  1. Acutis, M., Tadiello, T., Perego, A., Di Guardo, A., Schillaci, C., & Valkama, E. 2022. EX-TRACT: An excel tool for the estimation of standard deviations from published articles. Environmental Modelling & Software . 147: 1-9.
  2. Assennato F., Smiraglia D., Cavalli A., Congedo L., Giuliani C., Riitano N., Strollo A., Munafo M., 2022. The Impact of Urbanization on Land: A Biophysical-Based Assessment of Ecosystem Services Loss Supported by Remote Sensed Indicators. Land, 11 (2).
  3. Bellassen V., Angers D., Kowalczewski T., Olesen A. 2022. Soil carbon is the blind spot of European national GHG inventories. Nature Climate Change, 10.1038/s41558-022-01321-9.
  4. Chen S.C., Arrouays D., Mulder V.L., Poggio L., Minasny B., Roudier P., Libohova Z., Lagacherie P., Shi Z., Hannam J., Meersmans J., Richer-De-Forges A.C., Walter C., 2022. Digital mapping of GlobalSoilMap soil properties at a broad scale: A review. Geoderma, 409. 
  5. Drulis P., Kriauciuniene Z., Liakas V., 2022. The Influence of Different Nitrogen Fertilizer Rates, Urease Inhibitors and Biological Preparations on Maize Grain Yield and Yield Structure Elements. Agronomy-Basel, 12 (3). 
  6.  Evans D.L., Janes-Bassett V., Borrelli P., Chenu C., Ferreira C.S.S., Griffiths R.I., Kalantari Z., Keesstra S., Lal R., Panagos P., Robinson D.A., Seifollahi-Aghmiuni S., Smith P., Steenhuis T.S., Thomas A., Visser S.M., 2022. Sustainable futures over the next decade are rooted in soil science. European Journal of Soil Science, 73 (1). 
  7. Janku J., Jehlicka J., Hermanova K., Toth D., Maitah M., Kozak J., Vopravil J., Vacha R., Jacko K., Herza T., 2022. An overview of a land evaluation in the context of ecosystem services. Soil and Water Research, 17 (1), 1-14. 
  8. Jensen J.L., Eriksen J., Thomsen I.K., Munkholm L.J., Christensen B.T., 2022. Cereal straw incorporation and ryegrass cover crops: The path to equilibrium in soil carbon storage is short. European Journal of Soil Science, 73 (1). 
  9. Kochiieru M., Lamorski K., Feiziene D., Feiza V., Slepetiene A., Volungevicius J., 2022. Land use and soil types affect macropore network, organic carbon and nutrient retention, Lithuania. Geoderma Regional, 28.
  10. Liu X.P., Le Roux X., Salles J.F., 2022. The legacy of microbial inoculants in agroecosystems and potential for tackling climate change challenges. Iscience, 25 (3).
  11. Rudinskiene A., Marcinkeviciene A., Velicka R., Kosteckas R., Kriauciuniene Z., Vaisvalavicius R., 2022. The Comparison of Soil Agrochemical and Biological Properties in the Multi-Cropping Farming Systems. Plants-Basel, 11 (6).
  12. JeanChristophe Lata, Xavier Le Roux, Kouamé Fulgence Koffi, Lambiénou Yé, Tharaniya Srikanthasamy, Sarah Konaré, Sébastien Barot. 2022. The causes of the selection of biological nitrification inhibition (BNI) in relation to ecosystem functioning and a research agenda to explore them. Biology and Fertility of Soils (2022) 58:207–224.
  13. Angers, D., Arrouays, D., Cardinael, R., Chenu, C., Corbeels, M., Demenois, J., Farrell, M., Martin, M., Minasny, B., Recous, S., Six, J., 2022. A well-established fact: Rapid mineralization of organic inputs is an important factor for soil carbon sequestration. Eur. J. Soil Sci. 73(3).
  14. Boruvka, L., Penizek, V., Zadorova, T., Pavlu, L., Kodesova, R., Kozak, J., Janku, J., 2022. Soil priorities for the Czech Republic. Geoderma Regional 29.
  15. Donmez, C., Blanchy, G., Svoboda, N., D'Hose, T., Hoffmann, C., Hierold, W., Klumpp, K., 2022. Provision of metadata of European agricultural long-term experiments through BonaRes and EJP SOIL collaboration. Data in Brief 42.
  16. Gomez-Gallego, T., 2022. N-damo, an opportunity to reduce methane emissions? Environmental Microbiology Reports.14(5), 697-699.
  17. Guzman, G., Boumahdi, A., Gomez, J.A., 2022. Expansion of olive orchards and their impact on the cultivation and landscape through a case study in the countryside of Cordoba (Spain). Land Use Policy 116..
  18. Harbo, L.S., Olesen, J.E., Liang, Z., Christensen, B.T., Elsgaard, L., 2022. Estimating organic carbon stocks of mineral soils in Denmark: Impact of bulk density and content of rock fragments. Geoderma Regional 30.
  19. Hendricks, S., Zechmeister-Boltenstern, S., Kandeler, E., Sanden, T., Diaz-Pines, E., Schnecker, J., Alber, O., Miloczki, J., Spiegel, H., 2022. Agricultural management affects active carbon and nitrogen mineralisation potential in soils. J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci. 185(4), 513-528.
  20. Kloffel, T., Young, E.H., Borchard, N., Vallotton, J.D., Nurmi, E., Shurpali, N.J., Tenorio, F.U., Liu, X., Young, G.H.F., Unc, A., 2022. The challenges fraught opportunity of agriculture expansion into boreal and Arctic regions. Agricultural Systems 203.
  21. Kochiieru, M., Lamorski, K., Feiziene, D., Feiza, V., Slepetiene, A., Volungevicius, J., 2022. Land use and soil types affect macropore network, organic carbon and nutrient retention,   Geoderma Regional 28.
  22. Lopez-Nunez, R., 2022. Portable X-ray Fluorescence Analysis of Organic Amendments: A Review. Applied Sciences-Basel 12(14).
  23. Polakova, J., Holec, J., Janku, J., Maitah, M., Soukup, J., 2022. Effects of Agri-Environment Schemes in Terms of the Results for Soil, Water and Soil Organic Matter in Central and Eastern Europe. Agronomy-Basel 12(7).
  24. Pulido-Moncada, M., Petersen, S.O., Munkholm, L.J., 2022. Soil compaction raises nitrous oxide emissions in managed agroecosystems. A review. Agronomy for Sustainable Development 42(3).
  25. Skinuliene, L., Marcinkeviciene, A., Butkeviciene, L.M., Steponaviciene, V., Petrauskas, E., Boguzas, V., 2022. Residual Effects of 50-Year-Term Different Rotations and Continued Bare Fallow on Soil CO2 Emission, Earthworms, and Fertility for Wheat Crops. Plants-Basel 11(10).
  26. Vaudour, E., Gholizadeh, A., Castaldi, F., Saberioon, M., Boruvka, L., Urbina-Salazar, D., Fouad, Y., Arrouays, D., Richer-de-Forges, A.C., Biney, J., Wetterlind, J., Van Wesemael, B., 2022. Satellite Imagery to Map Topsoil Organic Carbon Content over Cultivated Areas: An Overview. Remote Sensing 14(12).
  27. Zhang, H.M., Liang, Z., Li, Y., Chen, Z.X., Zhang, J.B., Cai, Z.C., Elsgaard, L., Cheng, Y., van Groenigen, K.J., Abalos, D., 2022. Liming modifies greenhouse gas fluxes from soils: A meta-analysis of biological drivers. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 340.
  28. Maria Knadel, F. Castaldi, R. Barbetti, E. Ben-Dor, A. Gholizadeh & R. Lorenzetti (2022) Mathematical techniques to remove moisture effects from visible–near-infrared–shortwave-infrared soil spectra—review , Applied Spectroscopy Reviews, DOI: 10.1080/05704928.2022.2128365


  1. Rodrigues, L., Hardy, B., Huyghebeart, B., Fohrafellner, J., Fornara, D., Barančíková, G., Bárcena, T.G., De Boever, M., Di Bene, C., Feizienė, D., Käetterer, T., Laszlo, P., O’Sullivan, L., Seitz, D., Leifeld, J. 2021. Achievable agricultural soil carbon sequestration across Europe from country-specific estimates. Global Change Biology, 27: (24), 6363–6380. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.15897
  2. Schneider F., Poeplau C., Don A., 2021. Predicting ecosystem responses by data-driven reciprocal modelling. Global Change Biology, 27 (21), 5670-5679.
  3. Tiefenbacher, A., Sanden, T., Haslmayr, H.P., Miloczki, J., Wenzel, W., Spiegel, H., 2021. Optimizing Carbon Sequestration in Croplands: A Synthesis. Agronomy-Basel 11(5).
  4. Keesstra S., Visser S., De Cleen M., 2021. Achieving Land Degradation Neutrality: A Robust Soil System Forms the Basis for Nature-Based Solutions. Land, 10 (12).
  5. Martin-Lammerding D., Gabriel J.L., Zambrana E., Santin-Montanya I., Tenorio J.L., 2021. Organic Amendment vs. Mineral Fertilization under Minimum Tillage: Changes in Soil Nutrients, Soil Organic Matter, Biological Properties and Yield after 10 Years. Agriculture-Basel, 11 (8).


  1. Alicia Ledo, Pete Smith, Ayalsew Zerihun, Jeanette Whitaker, José Luis VicenteVicente, Zhangcai Qin, Niall P. McNamara, Yuri L. Zinn, Mireia Llorente, Mark Liebig, Matthias Kuhnert, Marta Dondini, Axel Don, Eugenio DiazPines, Ashim Datta, Haakon Bakka. 2020. Changes in soil organic carbon under perennial crops. Global Change Bıology, 26 (7): 4158-4168.