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Energy in synthetic fertilizers and pesticides : Revisited. Final project report.

Author: English, B.C.; Turhollow, A.F.; Bhat, M.G.; Nyangito, H.O.; Tennessee Univ., Knoxville, TN (United States). Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology; Oak Ridge National Laboratory.; United States. Department of Energy.; United States. Department of Energy. Office of Scientific and Technical Information.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : United States. Dept. of Energy ; Oak Ridge, Tenn. : Distributed by the Office of Scientific and Technical Information, U.S. Dept. of Energy
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : National government publication : English
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Agricultural chemicals that are derived from fossil-fuels are the major energy intensive inputs in agriculture. Growing scarcity of the world's fossil resources stimulated research and development of energy-efficient technology for manufacturing these chemicals in the last decade. The purpose of this study is to revisit the energy requirements of major plant nutrients and pesticides. The data from manufacturers  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: English, B.C.; Turhollow, A.F.; Bhat, M.G.; Nyangito, H.O.; Tennessee Univ., Knoxville, TN (United States). Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology; Oak Ridge National Laboratory.; United States. Department of Energy.; United States. Department of Energy. Office of Scientific and Technical Information.
OCLC Number: 68546615
Notes: Published through the Information Bridge: DOE Scientific and Technical Information.
"Ornl/sub--90-99732/2."
"DE94006309."
English, B.C.; Turhollow, A.F.; Bhat, M.G.; Nyangito, H.O.
Tennessee Univ., Knoxville, TN (United States). Dept. of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology.
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Agricultural chemicals that are derived from fossil-fuels are the major energy intensive inputs in agriculture. Growing scarcity of the world's fossil resources stimulated research and development of energy-efficient technology for manufacturing these chemicals in the last decade. The purpose of this study is to revisit the energy requirements of major plant nutrients and pesticides. The data from manufacturers energy survey conducted by The Fertilizer Institute are used to estimate energy requirements of fertilizers. Energy estimates for pesticides are developed from consulting previously published literature. The impact of technical innovation in the fertilizer industry to US corn, cotton, soybean and wheat producers is estimated in terms of energy-saving.

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