At the point of plant­ing, we mix the inoc­u­lants with the seeds be­fore plant­ing the seed so that as the seed is ger­mi­nat­ing, it is al­ready in con­tact with mil­lions of these bac­te­ria and, there­fore, it sim­ply forms this sym­bi­otic as­so­ci­a­tion and it will be

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bac­te­ria with the abil­ity to fix this ni­tro­gen so as to im­prove on the ni­tro­gen fix­ing abil­ity of the plant.

By what per­cent­age can

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