Legumes in cross-cutting topics

Biological nitrogen fixation in legumes

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In nature, biological nitrogen fixation (BNF) provides most of the reactive nitrogen that is required for protein formation and plant growth. Legumes host BNF, so understanding BNF provides a foundation for many decisions made in legume cropping.

Iantcheva, A., Naydenova, G.

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