Boron Expert

Glenn Ross

Glenn Ross

Sales Manager, Australia/New Zealand

glenn.ross@riotinto.com

Glenn understands the challenges facing farmers in a geography as diverse as Australia and New Zealand. He has worked as a grain trader, including the import and distribution of fertilizers, and as a commodity trader in Japan for several years. His education is in chemistry.

 

Eucalyptus Trees from Metamorphic Rock

:: Wednesday, August 30, 2017 :: Posted By Glenn Ross
Eucalyptus Trees from Metamorphic Rock
Prized by the paper industry, eucalyptus grows quickly in its native Australia. When enterprising growers transplanted the crop to Portugal, however, they quickly learned it suffered from boron deficiency in its new environment.
 



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