Phosphate Solubilizing Microorganisms and Their Role in Sustainable Agriculture

  • Kodoth Prabhakaran Nair


The chapter discusses, at length, the role of Phosphate Solubilizing Microorganisms (Vesicular Arbuscular Mycorrhizae, VAM) and their benefits, especially with regard to economizing Phosphate fertilizer application to soil, in sustainable agriculture.


Phosphorus solubilization Phosphorus solubilizing microorganisms Phosphate fertilizers Phosphorus solubilizing microorganisms Inoculants Mycorrhiza Arbuscular Mycorrhizal fungi Crop response 


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  1. 1.International Agricultural Scientistc/o Mavila PankajakshyCalicutIndia

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