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Major Grant from Gates Foundation to UK Center to Develop Self-Fertilizing Crops for the Developing World

Published: Monday, July 16, 2012
Last Updated: Monday, July 16, 2012
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The John Innes Centre in UK will lead a $9.8m research project to investigate whether it is possible to initiate a symbiosis between cereal crops and bacteria. The symbiosis could help cereals access nitrogen from the air to improve yields.


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