Christina Ek

Christina Ek

Oct 08, 2020

Group 6 Copy 326
4
Please wait...

About This Project

Food insecurity is a severe global problem in both developed and developing nations. Soil degradation due to misuse of chemical fertilizer hampers adequate food production. The purpose of the proposed research is to determine if and how Chlorella vulgaris, a potential soil amendment, impacts growth, shelf life, and nutrition of crops. It is hypothesized that tomatoes and kale grown with the algae display improved growth, shelf life, and nutrient value compared to controls.


Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

A Modification to Homeopathic Drug Carcinosin

Cancer is linked to genetic mutations in hosts who are already genetically unique, which can make it seem...

Activating brown fat to improve diabetes and obesity

Diabetes in childhood is life changing, needing daily insulin injections to get strict blood sugar control...

Can hair loss be reversed with Oxy133, a sterol based drug candidate?

Hair loss can affect both men and women, often leaving a negative impact on the affected person’s life...

Backer Badge Funded