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June 22nd, 2008

Resource management key to new Green Revolution

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Modern technology, combined with resource management, can help bring farmers into the next phase of crop production and management, said Lal.

"Modern technology can play an important role in that resource-based strategy," said Lal. "Such land-saving technology includes nanotechnology that can improve fertilizer use, sub-drip irrigation systems that bring water and nutrients directly to plant roots, and crops that emit molecular-based signals when they need nutrients and water before yields suffer."

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