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By Stuart Gilby: Monday 10th April, 2017

Hidden greenhouse gases in crops

I read recently that 50% of a loaf of bread’s carbon dioxide (CO2) footprint was due to the amount of fertiliser used in producing the wheat needed to make the loaf. It’s not surprising when you realise that 1% of global energy generated each year is used by a single chemical process – the Haber-Bosch […]