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Re: ammonia, see this diary and others by SacredCowTipper. There's no need for imports to synthesize nitrogenous fertiliser.

There's also no need for as much nitrogenous fertiliser. Maize monoculture + irrigation leads to overuse of N, hence nitrate pollution of aquifers.

by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Sun Mar 23rd, 2014 at 04:01:03 AM EST
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