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Definition(s)

Relates to the manufacture and use of fertilizers, nutrients, soil amendments, growth and plant physiology regulators, plant resistance improvers, compost and soil improvers, propagative materials for growing plants, certain agricultural support products, plant nutrients, trace elements, nutritional chemicals, plant inoculants, etc. (Source: Faolex)
Substance added to soil for the purpose of promoting plant life, usually containing nitrogen, potassium and phosphorus, e.g. manure, guano, rock phosphates. (Source: GEMET/BENNET)

Jerarquía

Broader: agricultura
Related terms:
fertiliser
nutrient

In other languages

English
fertilizer
French
engrais
Ruso
удобрение
Chino, simplificado
肥料
Árabe
السماد

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with fertilizante

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Convenio de Basilea
Convenio de Estocolmo
United Nations Environment Assembly

Learning resources

Tierra y Agricultura
abonos, agricultura, climate technology, comercio, insecticidas, suelo agrícola

Multimedia

Video- Two Minutes on Oceans with Jim Toomey: Nutrient Runoff