Mythbusting: Are Mineral Fertilizers Poisoning the Soil?

Myth or true? Mineral fertilizers poison the soil, reduce agricultural productivity and food grown with mineral fertilizers is less nutritious. Good science rules the day.

In this podcast, Dr. Rob Mikkelsen, Yara's Director of Agronomic Services, discusses that statement and helps us understand chemistry, plant physiology, and science-based research in order for us to understand and bust these myths.

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Rob mentions the Rothamstead Research Center, one of the oldest agricultural research institutions in the world, having been founded in 1843.

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