Chemical fertilisers: connecting chemistry labs to plant life

Ayyer, Jaya (2015) Chemical fertilisers: connecting chemistry labs to plant life. i wonder.... pp. 24-29. ISSN 2582-1636

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Growing sufficient quantities of the various crops needed to feed an everincreasing population is a challenge faced by many countries - particularly, developing and under-developed countries. The availability of fertile land, suitable climatic conditions, and good agricultural practices; combined with a variety of inputs such as high yielding seeds, fertilizers, pest control agents, irrigation etc., play vital roles in this respect. This article aims to give readers an introduction to chemical fertilisers, one of the most important external inputs in food production.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Ayyer, Jaya
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Fertilisers, Chemical Fertilisers, India
Subjects: Technology > Agriculture
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > i wonder...
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