Use of Phosphate Rocks for Sustainable Agriculture: FAO Fertilizer and Plant Nutrition Bulletin. 13 (Paperback)Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (author)
Paperback 168 Pages / Published: 30/01/2004
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Extensive research on the agronomic potential and actual effectiveness of phosphate rocks (PRs) as sources of phosphorus has been carried out in Africa, Asia, Latin America and elsewhere. This publication brings together a wide range of available information on key issues regarding the use of PRs in agriculture, including world deposits; characteristics of sources; evaluation methodologies for direct application of PR (DAPR); analysis of biophysical and farming factors; development and use of decision-support systems for DAPR; soil P testing for PR application; available technologies for enhancing the agronomic effectiveness of indigenous PR sources; environmental issues; legislation guidelines; and future research priorities.
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Number of pages: 168
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