Why soil borne nutrient give a better response in wheat than introduced fertiliser

Host: | Date: 09 Oct 2019

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    GRDC Podcast: Why soil borne nutrient give a better response in wheat than introduced fertiliser

    What is so special about the nitrogen delivered to the soil by a pulse crop? Soil scientist Cassie Schefe thinks she has the answer.

    Date: 09 Oct 2019

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Pulse growers consistently report a greater boost in cereal production following a pulse crop than they would normally get from manufactured nutrients like nitrogen.

Why is that? What is so special about the nitrogen delivered to the soil by a pulse crop. Soil scientist Cassie Schefe thinks she has the answer.

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