Wednesday, August 4, 2021
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    Tag: legumes

    Five pea pods lined up on a wooden plant. The first pea pod from the left is split open, revealing eight peas.

    Pea plant adaptations could inform sustainable agriculture

    "Oxford’s Department of Plant Sciences conducted a study on the ability of pea plants to allocate resources efficiently. ... . The researchers hope that their insights might help reduce the need for artificial nitrogen-based fertilisers.