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A better way to manage phosphorus?
Description: All living things - from bacteria and fungi to plants and animals - need phosphorus. But extra phosphorus in the wrong place can harm the environment. For example, when too much phosphorus enters a lake or stream, it can lead to excessive weed growth and algal blooms. Low-oxygen dead zones can form. [Source: American Society of Agronomy]
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Source: American Society of Agronomy
Publish Date: 4/19/2017
Reading Level: Basic
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