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Two small compounds may enable plants to grow in drought prone areas

Two small compounds may enable plants to grow in drought prone areas

Dhaka 20th December, ’14. One of the dynamic and Founder GNOBB member, Dr. Hemayet Ullah, Associate Professor at Howard University, Washington DC has recently launched a start-up company and through the company and patent, they are going ahead with the compounds recommended for use as a fertilizer additive. As part of the requirement of the NSF grant, they have created two very short youtube video around the technology. Curious GNOBB members may access to the video by clicking one of the two links. You will see in the video that compared with the no-water control, the plant fortified with the new chemical reported by Dr. Hemayet Ullah, continue to grow.


Imagine its implication in the drought prone countries in the globe and in the parts of the world where the rainfall is very irregular from almost 0 to several inches. It will ensure crop security. In Bangladesh the drought prone areas such as Barendra region

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