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Farming, Fertilizers and the Nitrate Problem

By: TM Addiscott, DS Powlson and AP Whitmore

200 pages, Figs

CABI Publishing

Paperback | Dec 1991 | #7865 | ISBN: 0851986587
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Reviews evidence which claims to show that limiting fertilizer use is an over-simplistic solution to the problem of nitrate leaching. The authors argue that changing crop production practices to `mop up' excess nitrate may be a better response.


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