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Why Plant Pulses?

  • Financial and agronomic benefits.
  • Fixes atmospheric nitrogen into the soil for the following crop.
  • Require less nitrogen fertilizers because they create their own fertilization by pulling nitrogen from the air and back into the soil.
  • Sustainable - Pulses have a low carbon footprint, great for the soil and use very little water to grow.

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