Enrichment of some B-vitamins in plants with application of organic fertilizers

  title={Enrichment of some B-vitamins in plants with application of organic fertilizers},
  author={A. Mozafar},
  journal={Plant and Soil},
A review of the literature showed that plants grown with organic fertilizers often contain higher concentrations of vitamins B1 (thiamin) and B12 (cyanocobalamin) as compared with plants grown with inorganic fertilizers. Since plant roots were recently shown to be able to absorb B1 and B12, it was thus suspected that organic fertilizers (such as manure of diverse sources or sewage sludges which often contain relatively high concentrations of several vitamins) introduce additional vitamins into… Expand

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