How can agriculture help address climate change?
By 2050, agricultural yields are expected to decrease over much of the world due to climate change. Giving farmers access to yield-increasing inputs, such as fertilizer, can help them adapt to this challenge.
How can agriculture help protect habitats and biodiversity?
Fertilizers help to increase yields on existing farmland rather than bringing new land under cultivation. This helps safeguard natural habitats and forests while meeting global production needs.
How can agriculture become more water efficient?
Global studies have shown that higher yielding farms are more water efficient, with the greatest potential for future gains coming from very low-yielding areas. Fertilizers help deepen cropsâ root structure.