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Germination / planting


Germination is a seed designed for arid and barren land, which is coated with super absorbent resins and stores nutrient solution and water.Water shortage affects more than 40% of the population all over the world.To be unable to guarantee the growth of food.“Germination” can store nutrient solution and water through super absorbent resin. After sowed into the soil, it can absorb certain water for seed growth.It will automatically degrade and become fertilizer for seeds."Germination" is used to plant vegetables in arid areas, to enhance the survival rate of seed planting and make the seeds thrive.


Wuchang University of Technology

Wuchang University of Technology
Hubei, Wuhan, China

Xiaoli Zhang,
Wuchang University Of Technology

Miao Liu,
Wuchang University Of Technology

Lulu Li,
Wuchang University Of Technology

Quanyuan Zhu,
Wuchang University Of Technology