People has made use of science as a tool to improve the various processes in their respective fields. In agriculture, researchers are continuing to look for avenues to mitigate the environmental effects of using synthetic fertilizers.

MicroMix is a biostimulant composed of a consortium of bacteria that enhances the growth of crops, particularly bell pepper and bittergourd. Developed as a response to the excessive use of costly chemical stimulants and fertilizers, the application of MicoMix results to better root system, improved plant growth, higher yield, and reduced chemical fertilizer use.

Dr. Mannix S. Pedro

National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (BIOTECH-UPLB)

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