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Ecology and food economy

Ecology and food economy

To understand the challenges farming faces today, it is essential to comprehend both its impact on the environment and the need to feed a growing population. Such issues become apparent in the description of the life cycle of agricultural and manufactured products.

The rise of agriculture: Challenges for our diet and the environment

What are the challenges agriculture faces today?

Cycle of common agricultural products (rice, corn)

What happens to rice and corn from when they are planted to when they become consumer goods?

Cycle of manufactured goods

What is the life cycle and environmental impact of consumer goods?