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SULPHUR 2013: Fertiliser key as food demand doubles by 2050

By Kasia Patel
Published: Tuesday, 23 April 2013

Sulphur can boost US yields by 11%, Indian yields by 20% to meet demand, says TSI

The rate of global population and calorie consumption growth will cause food demand to double by 2050, meaning an increase in fertiliser application will be needed to achieve food security, according to The Sulphur Institute (TSI).

“Meeting the expected demand for food requires strategies to slow the loss of farm...

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