Gel-suspended mushrooms to tackle peak fertiliser challenge

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Mushrooms offer magic solution to dwindling phosphate supplies

Mushrooms could be the answer to our fertiliser problem, if research presented earlier this week is to be believed. Swiss researchers believe that fungi living symbiotically with plant roots could help...

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