SULPHUR 2013: Fertiliser key as food demand doubles by 2050
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...