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China cut fertilizer use and still increased crop yields. This is how they did it 

Farmers have saved a total of $12.2bn by increasing their yield whilst using less fertilizer Image: REUTERS/Stringer

Briony Harris

Senior Writer, Formative Content

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The use of fertilizers around the world is growing Image: FAO
Fertilizer consumption has grown in Asia faster than any other part of the world Image: FAO
Less fertilizer use also helps reduce climate change Image: Nature

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