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Western chocolate corporations causing new ‘Dust Bowl’ in third-world countries with destructive cacao farming practices Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by: Jennifer Lea Reynolds The effects of the Western World’s less-than-ideal way of farming, coupled with its need for greed, are being felt in countries across the globe – and that’s …

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Robots in Farming

The future of farming will see robots replacing field workers … New robot-run farm factory produces 30,000 heads of lettuce a day Tuesday, February 02, 2016 by: J. D. Heyes It’s a development that is bad for  employment but, in a strange way, it could serve to help solve another …

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Red Algae

Red algae destroying the environment off the coast of Chile… salmon farming the likely cause  by: Isabelle Z. An algal bloom that carries a potent neurotoxin is spreading hundreds of miles along Patagonia’s coast, and the Chilean salmon farming industry is being blamed for what is quickly becoming Chile’s worst …

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The dirt on soil

The dirt on soil The ground beneath our feet plays a role in everything from food to floods By: ALISON PEARCE STEVENS OCT 16, 2015 — 7:15 AM EST This dirt contains a healthy mix of minerals, water, plant debris, microbes and other organisms. Most people ignore dirt, but it’s …

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Soil colloids

bushragull@gmail.com Soil Colloids In soil gaseous,liquid and solid phases are included with these phases living organisms are also included that can also be referred  as microorganisms. In soil both organic and inorganic components include.Inorganic components range in size from tiny colloids of 2um to large granules of >2mm size. Many …

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Livestock

bushragull42@gmail.com Livestock Definition of livestock Livestock are domesticated animals raised in an agricultural setting to produce commodities such as food, fiber, and labor. The term is often used to refer solely to those raised for food, and sometimes only farmed ruminants, such as cattle and goats. or :  animals kept or raised for use …

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Global warming

bushragul42@gmail.com Global warming: Definition: a gradual increase in the overall temperature of the earth’s atmosphere generally attributed to the greenhouse effect caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide, CFCs, and other pollutants.  causes : Global warming occurs when carbon dioxide (CO2) and other air pollutants and greenhouse gasses collect in …

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Agriculture in pakistan

Bushragull42@gmail.com Agriculture in pakistan Pakistan is a very important  agriculture  country . Due to its production and land quality it is referred as a sparrow of gold as India. In Pakistan, the most agricultural province is Punjab where wheat and cotton are the most grown. Agriculture Statistics in Pakistan: ​Agriculture constitutes the largest …

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soil organic material

Bushragull42@gmail.com soil organic material Soil organic matter (SOM) is the organic matter component of soil, consisting of plant and animal residues at various stages of decomposition, cells and tissues of soil organisms, and substances synthesized by soil organisms. 3 main components of organic matter in soil: There are 3 main components of organic matter in soils dead …

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water management

BUSHRAGULL42@G MAIL.COM water management Water management is the management of water resources under set policies and regulations. Water, once an abundant natural resource, is becoming a more valuable commodity due to droughts and overuse. Programmes Agricultural Water Management Program (AWMP) earlier it was as Irrigation Systems and Water Management Program (ISWM) which was established in 1991 under …

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