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October 13, 2016

Imagine a world without fertilizer

On the first-ever global fertilizer day, we asked some of our colleagues what a world without mineral fertilizer might look like. Watch this two-minute video to see their responses.

Today, the International Fertilizer Association (IFA) is celebrating global fertilizer day for the first time.

We agree with the IFA that mineral fertilizer is one of the most important inventions of our time. It has potentially saved billions of people from famine and will feed the world for decades to come. 

To illustrate this point we asked some of our colleagues to answer this question:

Imagine a world without mineral fertilizer, what would it look like? 

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