Table 2

Soil physical properties for the experimental site collected at four depths (10, 30, 50 and 100 cm) in three different blocks

Soil depthParticle size distribution (%)OrgWater content atWater content atKsat
Profile position(cm)SandSiltClayC (%)−33 kPa (cm3 cm−3)−1,500 kPa (cm3 cm−3)(mm h−1)
Top (Block 1)103046243.80.2470.0134.68
302243352.50.2510.0450.10
502631430.60.2680.048
1002629450.30.2920.0180.03
Middle (Block 2)103239293.70.2610.1391.60
302841311.60.2870.142
503126430.40.2620.118
1002624500.10.4100.039
Bottom (Block 3)103346212.40.2330.1620.17
302848242.10.2350.1821.76
502844282.00.4460.278
1001642421.30.2940.1021.01