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2014-07-09 23:03:23

The growing population and the resultant need for food, along with the growing environmental and health concerns, are fueling the global demand for water soluble fertilizers.

2013-07-16 23:24:55

After its latest inclusion of 49 thousand new references, the Life, Earth and Health Sciences Magazine EurekaMag.com now provides 36.97 million references including 11.48 million summaries in

2011-10-07 07:00:00

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2010-07-30 13:34:53

Some trees growing in nutrient-poor forest soil may get what they need by cultivating specific root microbes to create compounds they require.

2010-01-03 08:00:56

Australian scientists have announced the world’s first successful large-scale restoration of a coastal wetland being devastated by acid runoff.

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2009-09-02 10:21:22

Results of the first study evaluating the use of human urine mixed with wood ash as a fertilizer for food crops has found that the combination can be substituted for costly synthetic fertilizers to produce bumper crops of tomatoes without introducing any risk of disease for consumers.

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2009-01-14 09:05:59

For the first time, a comprehensive digital soil map of sub-Saharan Africa is going to be made and released to the public.

2008-08-03 09:00:11

Q. You recently had a question on Moses in the cradle. Since I have grown that plant for nearly 20 years, I've found that it is winter-hardy in my Virginia Beach yard. A clump of them in each corner of my tropical garden in full sun comes back every year.

2008-07-24 03:00:35

By Eyras, M C Defosse, G E; Dellatorre, F Seaweed (fresh, dry) or its products (extracts, composts, soil conditioners) have been long used in agriculture to enhance plant growth and productivity.

2008-07-24 03:00:35

By Brinton, William F Evans, Eric; Blewett, Craig Boron (B) is a trace element essential to crop growth in small soil concentrations (0.2-1.5ppm), yet may produce plant toxicity symptoms readily as the amount in the soil solution increases over 2ppm.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.