Chemical fertilisers: connecting chemistry lab to plant life

Ayyer, Jaya (2015) Chemical fertilisers: connecting chemistry lab to plant life. I Wonder (1). pp. 22-292.

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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
Uncontrolled Keywords: Fertilisers, Chemical Fertilisers, India
Subjects: Technology > Agriculture
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University publications > i Wonder
Depositing User: Mr. Sachin Tirlapur
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2018 08:54
Last Modified: 12 Sep 2018 12:21
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