Legumes give nitrogen-supplying bacteria special access pass | News from the John Innes Centre

http://news.jic.ac.uk/2011/12/legumes-give-bacteria-access/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+NewsFromTheJohnInnesCentre+(News+from+the+John+Innes+Centre)
With the focus on soil management likely to increase for the coming years, legumes (peas, beans, clover etc) are undoubtedly going to be at the fore.
This article explains how the soil bacteria help these plants to fix atmospheric nitrogen.

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