News tagged with soil nutrients

Not just another brick in the (plant cell) wall

( -- In a new study revealing key steps for controlling plant growth, researchers have shown how the assembly of components of the plant cell wall regulates growth of root hairs. Root hairs are important structures ...

dateJun 17, 2011 in Biotechnology
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Study finds trees not so large carbon sinks

The capacity of trees to counter rising carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere may not be as great as previously thought, according to a new study with significant implications for predicting future climate change.

dateOct 27, 2010 in Environment
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