Feeding the world’s growing population
New Zealand’s reputation as a quality food producer is growing.
The Fertiliser Association of New Zealand promotes and encourages responsible and scientifically-based nutrient management.
FANZ has signed-up to a 3-year sponsorship of the New Zealand Society of Soil Science's annual award that recognises the efforts and present or likely contribution to New Zealand soil science arising from a Doctorate study. The award recipient receives a stipend of $5,000 for one year.
Nilusha is undertaking research that could prove a game-changer for managing cadmium concentration in New Zealand soils.
Gere is pioneering research in an aspect of soil health that has largely been ignored until now - fluorine's impact on nitrogen-fixing bacteria.
Aaron’s research shows a variation in the plant cadmium uptake of forage species.
Daniel has hit upon the ideal formula for applying lime to increase phosphorus availability.