System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition
Back

Other Paper

Pulses and Biodiversity

Publisher: FAO

Pulses are able to increase biodiversity as they are able to fix their own nitrogen into the soil, which increases soil fertility. It is estimated that there are hundreds of varieties of pulses, including many local varieties that are not exported or grown worldwide.

Author(s): Food and Agriculture Organisation of United Nation FAO | Views(318) | Download (131)

  
Creative Commons License