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Costa Rica Paves the Way for Climate-Smart Agriculture…

15 December 2017

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Costa Rica Paves the Way for Climate-Smart Agriculture

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Production Date: 
15 Dec 2017

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00:01:37

Asset Language: 
English

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With the help of the IAEA and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Costa Rican experts are exploring the use of nuclear technology to help producers grow pineapples and other crops more efficiently and ecologically.
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With the help of the IAEA and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Costa Rican experts are exploring the use of nuclear technology to help producers grow pineapples and other crops more efficiently and ecologically. They are testing how a new type of soil additive could help reduce the use of pesticides and fertilizers as well as greenhouse gas emissions.

Related Sites and Documents:

IAEA Website

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