Peak Phosphorus And Food Production – Business Insider

A Genius Investor Thinks Billions Of People Are Going To Starve To Death — Heres Why�15/34��Phosphorus P is essential for life. Plants absorb it from fertilized soil, and then animals absorb it when they eat plants and each other. When the plants and animals excrete waste or die, the phosphorus returns to the environment. Eventually, given enough time, it gets compressed into rock at the bottom of the ocean.

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