The 2016 International year for pulses celebrated by The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, elaborated about pulses and biodiversity. The variability among living organisms from all sources and ecological complexes of which they are part is referred to as biodiversity.
It includes diversity within species, between species and of ecosystems. Pulses helping in improving soil biodiversity. Inside the root nodules of pulse corp, nitrogen-fixing bacteria is established which increase soil microbial biomass.
Pulses biodiversity includes High biological diversity. The genetic of pulses is essential for on-farm soil and pest management. Pulses utilize soil-bond phosphorus, It plays an important role in the nutrition of plants. Pulses are one of the crucial component of multiple cropping systems.
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