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Bumb, B and C. Baanante. 1996. World trends in fertilizer use and projections to 2020. 2020 Brief No. 38 (International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA), Table 1, World Resources , 1998-99.
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Trends in fertilizer use
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Shows estimated growth in fertilizer use around the world. Compares statistics from 1959-1960, 1989-1990 to the prediction of 2020. Published in, 'GESAMP Report and studies number 71, Protecting the oceans from land-baesd activities...'