016 – Agriculture
In this video Paul Andersen describes the pros and cons of industrial agriculture including: monocropping, irrigation, and the use of pesticides, fertilizers, and GMOs.
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AnnaJB. This Is an Image of Food from Rwanda, November 27, 2014. Own work.
Beebe, Sam. English: Crop Circles along the Columbia, Washington, USA, June 23, 2008. Flickr: Crop circles along the Columbia.
Betts, Lynn. English: View of Nitrogen Fertilizer Being Applied to Growing Corn, 1999. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service. Photo no. NRCSIA99241.
———. English: View of Runoff, 1999. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Clubs, Thirteen Of. Français : Station de Stockage D’ammoniac Anhydre Pour Engrais Aux États-Unis, May 7, 2007.
“Fertilizer.” Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia, October 5, 2015.
Galloway, Ewing. English: Plowing an Alfalfa Field by Tractor, US, before 1921. 300 ppi scan of Collier’s New Encyclopedia, Volume 1 (1921), opposite page 58, panel H.
“Golden Rice.” Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia, October 1, 2015.
“Irrigation.” Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia, September 1, 2015.
Kollmann, Dan. English: Combine in Wheat Field, August 30, 2012. Own work.
lamiot, F. English: Eutrophication, July 2005. Own work.
Martin-rnr. Deutsch: Bioakkumulation, [object HTMLTableCellElement]. Own work.
O’Rear, USDA Photo by: Charles. English: Spraying Pesticide in California, [object HTMLTableCellElement]. – Image Number:95c2841 CD0623-027.
Pollinator. English: Integrated Pest Management –, February 15, 2004.
Self. Diagram Showing Development of Pesticide Resistance in Insects, February 25, 2008. Own work.
Sennedjem, Deutsch: Maler der Grabkammer des SennudemEnglish: Painter of the burial chamber of. Deutsch: Grabkammer Des Sennudem, Szene: Pflügender Bauer. Deutsch: Wandbild English: Mural. Deutsch: Grab des Sennudem. Accessed October 12, 2015.
Service, Lynn Betts, USDA Natural Resources Conservation. English: Terraces, photo 1999.
Service, Photo by Lynn Betts, USDA Natural Resources Conservation. Ephemeral Gully Erosion, October 4, 2011. USDA NRCS Photo Gallery: NRCSIA99145.tif.
Service, Photo by Tim McCabe, USDA Natural Resources Conservation. Crop Consultant Scouts, October 4, 2011. USDA NRCS Photo Gallery: NRCSIA99285.tif.
Steinert, Eric. Larva of Chrysoperla Carnea with Prey, June 19, 2004. from de.wiki, uploaded by kulac.
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