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Africa: Secrets of Soil-Enriching Pulses Could Transform Future of Sustainable Agriculture

[The Conversation Africa] From lentils to chickpeas, and even the humble baked bean, pulses are perhaps best known as an alternative, plant-based source of protein. These plants are environmental heroes: they work together with soil microbes to fix nitrogen from the air, enriching the soil with nutrients to allow them to thrive.


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