Nishida Mizuhiko

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Nishida Mizuhiko
Tohoku University
Field Science Center, Graduate School of Agriculture
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Awards & Honors

Apr 2016
Estimation of microbial biomass potassium in paddy field soil, SSPN Award
Winner: Yamashida Kohei, Honjo Hiroki, Nishida Mizuhiko, Kimura Makoto, Asakawa Susumu
Apr 2013
Status of paddy soils as affected by paddy rice and upland soybean rotation in northeast Japan, with special reference to nitrogen fertility, SSPN Award
Winner: Nishida Mizuhiko, Sekiya Hiroyuki, Yoshida Koji
Apr 2011
Research on nitrogen dynamics derived from organic materials applied to paddy field with direct evaluation using 15N, Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition Technological Advancement Award, Japanese Society of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition

Published Papers

Roles of organic materials on stable production of paddy rice under climate change
Nishida Mizuhiko
Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   89(6) 522-528   Dec 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
Effect of using subirrigation and slit tillage to increase soybean (Glycine max) yield in clayey soils in rice paddies converted to uplands
Tomoki Takahashi, Katsuyuki Katayama, Mizuhiko Nishida, Mari Namikawa, Tsuchiya Kazunari
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   64 491-502   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Estimation of changes in available soil phosphate under submerged conditions associated with temperature during the tillering stage of rice plant in the cool climate region of Japan
Mizuhiko Nishida, Koji Yoshida, Tomoki Takahashi
Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis   49(14) 1695-1706   Aug 2018   [Refereed]
Target growth and evaluation of topdressing determined based on growth diagnosis in organically grown rice
Yoshihiro Kaneta, Mizuhiko Nishida
Japanese Journal of Crop Science   87(3) 242-249   Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Relationship between nitrogen status in rice plants (Oryza satava L.) of super-heavy panicle type cultivar "Iwaidawara" and NDVI readings temporally measured at different heights by handheld active NDVI sinsor
Mizuhiko Nishida, Mari Namikawa, Hiroaki Kudo, Youichi Ohdaira, Tomoki Takahashi
Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   89(2) 146-151   Apr 2018   [Refereed]
Effect of swine compost application and the nitrogen application method on grain yield and protein content in brown rice of the high-yielding rice cultivar 'Iwaidawara' in the Tohoku region
Youichi Ohdaira, Mizuhiko Nishida, Naoki Fukujyu, Hideyuki Mochida, Hiroshi Ishikawa, Tadashi Katsube, Shinji Saitoh, Kouichi Kikuchi, Hiroshi Ono, Hiroyuki Shiratsuchi, Keiko Ito
Bulletin of the NARO, Agricultural Researh for Tohoku Region   120 47-66   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Natural 15N abundance can aid the discrimination of organic and conventional rice
Mizuhiko Nishida
Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly: JARQ   52(3) 173-180   2018   [Refereed]
Estimation of nitrogen concentration in rice plants by digital photo data of leaves taken by a contact-type macro camera connected with smartphone by Wi-Fi system
Mizuhiko NISHIDA, Hiroyuki YOSHIMURA, Mari NAMIKAWA, Hiroaki KUDO, Tomoki TAKAHASHI, Yoshihiro KANETA
Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   88(6) 538-540   Dec 2017   [Refereed]
Inflow application of liquid ammonium sulfate obtained from composting facility to paddy fields by siphoning method
Hiroaki KUDO, Youichi OHDAIRA, Tomoki TAKAHASHI, Mizuhiko NISHIDA
Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   88 447-452   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
Relationship between nitrogen uptake by rice plant (Oryza sativa L.) and NDVI readings from handheld NDVI sensor
Namikawa Mari, Nishida Mizuhiko, Takahashi Tomoki, Kaneta Yoshihiro
Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   87(6) 450-454   Dec 2016   [Refereed]
Mizuhiko Nishida, Yuta Sato
Soil science and plant nutrition   62(1) 48-51   2016   [Refereed]
Mizuhiko Nishida
Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly: JARQ   50(2) 87-94   2016   [Refereed]
Crop rotation between irrigated paddy rice (Oryza sativa L.) and upland soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] (paddy-upland rotation) induces a decline in soil nitrogen (N) fertility, as observed by available soil N. There was a significant negative co...
Japanese Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   86(3) 202-206   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Dongyan Liu, Hiroki Ishikawa, Mizuhiko Nishida, Kazunari Tsuchiya, Tomoki Takahashi, Makoto Kimura, Susumu Asakawa
Microbial Ecology   69 160-168   2015   [Refereed]
Mizuhiko Nishida, Yuta Sato
Plant Prod. Sci.   18(2) 180-186   2015   [Refereed]
The characteristics of the relationship of natural 15N abundances (δ15N values) between rice and soil in organic farming and conventional farming were examined, and the possibility of discriminating organically grown rice fr...
西田瑞彦, 吉田光二, 土屋一成, 高橋智紀, 中山壮一
東北農業研究   (67) 1-2   Dec 2014
Kohei Yamashita, Hiroki Honjo, Mizuhiko Nishida, Makoto Kimura, Susumu Asakawa
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   60 512-519   2014   [Refereed]
西田瑞彦, 吉田光二, 土屋一成, 高橋智紀
東北農業研究   (66) 17-18   Dec 2013
Mizuhiko Nishida, Hiroyuki Sekiya, Koji Yoshida
Soil science and plant nutrition   59(2) 208-217   Apr 2013   [Refereed]
To investigate the current available nitrogen (N) and chemical properties of paddy soils affected by crop rotation between irrigated paddy rice (Oryza sativa L.) and upland soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.] (paddy-upland rotation), topsoils were co...
西田瑞彦, 吉田光二, 土屋一成, 高橋智紀
東北農業研究   (65) 39-40   Dec 2012
西田瑞彦, 小杉徹, 金田吉弘
日本土壌肥料学雑誌   82(6) 537-555   Dec 2011   [Refereed]
日本土壌肥料学雑誌   82(5) 360-363   Oct 2011
Yasuhito Shirato, Yasumi Yagasaki, Mizuhiko Nishida
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   57 597-606   2011   [Refereed]
Mizuhiko Nishida
Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly: JARQ   45(1) 31-38   2011   [Refereed]
In this study, 15N-labeled organic materials were used to evaluate the nitrogen (N) dynamics associated with the application of organic materials to paddy fields. The decomposition of three types of organic materials, namely wheat straw...
東北農業研究センター研究報告   (112) 1-40   Mar 2010   [Refereed]
Mizuhiko Nishida, Hirokazu Sumida, Naoto Kato
Soil science and plant nutrition   54(3) 459-466   Jun 2008   [Refereed]
To estimate the fate of nitrogen (N) derived from cattle manure compost with sawdust (CMC) in a paddy field in the cool climate region of Japan, well-composted ^<15>N-labeled CMC was applied to a microplot field experiment. Throughout the experime...
Takeshi Fujii, Natsuko Nakayama, Mizuhiko Nishida, Hiroyuki Sekiya, Naoto Kato, Susumu Asakawa, Makoto Kimura
Soil Biology and Biochemistry   40 1049-1058   2008   [Refereed]
Mizuhiko Nishdia, Kaori Iwaya, Hirokazu Sumida, Naoto Kato
Soil science and plant nutrition   53(3) 310-317   Jul 2007   [Refereed]
Long-term temporal changes in natural ^<15>N abundance (δ^<15>N value) in paddy soils from long-term field experiments with livestock manure and rice straw composts, and in the composts used for the experiments, were investigated. These field expe...
Mizuhiko Nishida, Mihoko Moriizumi, Kazunari Tsuchiya
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   51(4) 577-581   Aug 2005   [Refereed]
The N recovery from ^<15>N-labeled swine manure compost and rice bran with or without simultaneous application of unlabeled cattle manure compost was examined in a paddy field with direct-seeded rice during a 1-year period (1 crop season). In all ...
Mizuhiko Nishida, Kazunari Tsuchiya, Shigekazu Yamamuro
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   50(2) 225-232   Apr 2004   [Refereed]
Seven kinds of ^<15>N-labeled organic materials were applied to transplanted rice to investigate their N fate and relative efficiency in the northern Kyushu region of Japan. The ^<15>N-labeled organic materials examined in a micro-plot experiment ...
Mizuhiko Nishida, Masao Usui, Kazunari Tsuchiya, Mihoko Moriizumi
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   49(2) 297-300   Apr 2003   [Refereed]
^<15>N-labeled rice straw, wheat straw, and cattle manure sawdust compost were used to evaluate the N remaining rate of organic matter by the application of the glass fiber-filter paper bag method, and to demonstrate the discrepancy between the N ...
Shigekazu Yamamuro, Hideto Ueno, Hiroshi Yamada, Yumiko Takahashi, Yoko Shiga, Syuko Miyahara, Tsutomu Shimonihara, Jun Murase, Junta Yanai, Mizuhiko Nishida
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   48(6) 787-795   Dec 2002   [Refereed]
Nitrogen and carbon dynamics in paddy and upland soils for rice cultivation and in upland soil for corn cultivation was investigated by using ^13C and ^15N dual-labeled cattle manure compost (CMC). In a soil with low fertility, paddy and upland ri...
Kozo Matsushita, Shigeru Uenosono, Makoto Nagatomo, Mizuhiko Nishida, Terumasa Honmura, Nobufumi Miyauchi, Shigekazu Yamamuro
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   46 905-916   2000   [Refereed]
Inhibitory effects of aromatic acids on nitrogen uptake and transport in rice (Oryza sativa L.) plants cultured on hydroponics
Fukuyo Tanaka, Mizuhiko Nishida
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   44 691-694   1998   [Refereed]
A demonstration of nitrogen uptake inhibition of rice by wheat straw
Fukuyo Tanaka, Mizuhiko Nishida
Soil Science and Plant Nutrition   42 587-591   1996   [Refereed]

Books etc

Fertility and management of soil in paddy-upland rotaion fields in Japan - factors o f fertility change and approaches for its control -
Nishida Mizuhiko (Part:Contributor, Changes in nitrogen fertility of soils in paddy-upland rotation fields and strategies for its fertility management)
Hakuyusha Co., LTD.   Sep 2010   

Conference Activities & Talks

Temporal trends of rice yield in a long-term paddy field experiment and their relations with climate warming [Invited]
Mizuhiko Nishida, Mari Namikawa, Tomoki Takahashi
21th World Congress of Soil Science   17 Aug 2018   
Microaerophilic iron-oxidizing bacterial community in the bulk soil and rhizosphere of paddy field
Kento Kato, Tatsushi Naruse, Yoshinori Ban, Tomofumi Yoshida, Taketo Funao, Takahiro Kato, Mari Namikawa, Tomoki Takahashi, Mizuhiko Nishida, Susumu Asakawa, Takeshi Watanabe
21th World Congress of Soil Science   13 Aug 2018   
Effect of paddy-upland rotation on methanogenic archaeal community structure in paddy field soil: evaluation by DNA- and mRNA-based analyses
Dongyan Liu, Hiroki Ishikawa, Mizuhiko Nishida, Kazunari Tsuchiya. Tomoki Takahashi, Susumu Asakawa
21th World Congress of Soil Science   13 Aug 2018