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  MAY 2019 


Map: Micronutrient Biofortification Priorities

HarvestPlus has just launched the Biofortification Priority Index (BPI) to show which country-crop combinations will have the greatest impact in reducing micronutrient deficiencies. It ranks 128 countries in each of the eight biofortified staple food crops.



Other Newsletter Articles

New Global Tool Helps Address Environmental Concerns of Nutrient Pollution

Grain Drain: Rising CO2 Levels May Require Additional Fertilizers
Innovative Rice Growing Technique Saves Resources & Reduces Emissions
Scientist Xin Zhang on the Nitrogen Cycle, Climate Change & Nitrogen Use Efficiency

Map: Micronutrient Biofortification Priorities
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IFA Norman Borlaug Award 2019: Call for Nominations
IFA/IFDC Production of Slow-, Controlled Release & Stabilized Fertilizers Training
Plant Nutrition Startup Showcase at IFA2019