Fallout of fertilizers set too low, studies warn

Giles, Jim; Grüner, Tamara
March 2005
Nature;3/17/2005, Vol. 434 Issue 7031, p262
Academic Journal
Reports that the internationally agreed technique used to estimate levels of a potent greenhouse gas may be greatly underestimating emissions according to researchers in Great Britain. Pollution of the agricultural soil; Identification of the single biggest nitrous oxide source; Factors that affects how microbes break down nitrogen-containing fertilizers.


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