Abram, Mike
June 2008
Farmers Weekly;6/13/2008, p5
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the potential impact of high prices of nitrogen (N) on the use rates of potato crops in 2009, according to Brian Chambers of the British Agricultural Development and Advisory Service (ADAS). According to him, N price is likely at 80 pence/kilogram because ammonium nitrate is costing at £280/ton. Also, Chambers warns that over use of N is no good for the environment while under use of it is worse for profit.


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