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Swedish Scientists Create ‘e-soil’ That Accelerates Plant Growth

Swedish Scientists Create ‘e-soil’ That Accelerates Plant Growth
  • A groundbreaking development in agricultural technology has emerged from the laboratories of Linkoping University in Sweden. Scientists have unveiled an electrically conductive “soil” engineered to foster exceptional growth in crops, particularly barley seedlings, marking a potential 50 per cent surge in growth within a mere 15-day period.
  • This innovative soilless cultivation method, termed hydroponics, harnesses a sophisticated root system activated through a novel cultivation substrate. With hydroponics, the prospect of cultivating food in urban landscapes under meticulously controlled conditions becomes a tangible reality.

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Published date : 08 Jan 2024 05:25PM

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