[tags: Agriculture] - The growing demand for enhanced food productivity to meet the needs of the global population has led to use sophisticated agriculture technology in which pesticides play a crucial role.Pesticides are extensively used to increase agricultural products by preventing, controlling, or lessening the damage caused by a pest (John et al., 2001).
While our supermarkets, convenience stores and restaurants are filled with abundant food options, people forget to ask themselves where all this food comes from....
[tags: Agriculture, Organic food, Organic certification] - Agriculture is My Culture Agriculture has a story to be told, plain and simple.
[tags: Agriculture ] - As earth’s population grows at breakneck pace over the next several decades, who will feed the world’s people.
Agriculture has undergone an extensive expansion and transformation throughout the last few centuries beginning with the Industrial Revolution of the late 1700s.
Changes that were a product of influential role that technology, government policy and economic conditions played.
To extend on this idea, changes included the increase on exported goods, do the availability of products as well as the improved traveling system of rail roads.- Agriculture is the refinement of animals, plants, fungi, and other life practices for food, fiber, biofuel, medicinal and other harvests used to endure and develop human life.Agriculture was the crucial expansion in the growth of sedentary human refinement, whereby farming of domesticated species produced food overages that cultivated the enlargement of the advancement of civilization.[tags: Agriculture, Livestock, High school, Education] - Agricultural practices throughout the ages have evolved dramatically.Having started off as simple pastoral management and shifting cultivation, these methods have been altered substantially in the name of “progress”, primarily in the US and other industrialized nations.Today, the industrialized agricultural system is dependent on extraordinary amounts of fossil fuel inputs in order to maintain its complexity....[tags: Agriculture] - Most people do not think highly of the farmer and of agriculture in general.Pesticides have been widely used througout the world since the middle of the last century.They are mainly used in agriculture and animal production, both including substances with high toxic effects and persistance in the environment (Beyer and Biziuk, 2008)....This will cause price of fruits and vegetables to increase due to shortage of supply.Not only that, inequality in distribution of income by farmers has take place due to lack of capital acess (The Jakarta Post, 2010).