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    Agriculture and Global Food Security

    Organic Foods

    How specifically does consuming organic vs non organic foods decrease global warming? Specifically how does consuming organic foods positively affect the local ecosystem. Is it this simple? ? I am assuming that by eating organic foods, you are eliminating the use of chemicals and pesticides. In doing this you reduce contam

    Third World Country food and water supply assistance

    Please help me develop ideas to help a third world country. I chose Haiti as my country to assist. I would like to develop their food and water supply. I feel this is an important first step because humans need water and food to survive. My plan should show pro and cons of three alternative methods for maximizing food pr

    World Food Production

    You have decided to post the following provocative statement for discussion ''In a market economy, food flows in the direction on economic demand. Need is not taken into consideration. To illustrate, in the event that there are hungry cats and hungry children , the food will go to the cats if the owne

    List and essay

    Food is traded between states as well as globally. Global food trade is extremely important to all countries. But how many of you know where the food on your tables comes from? Many scientists wonder if we will be able to continue to grow enough food for a growing population. One of the most widely debated issues right now is

    Food Production, Food Demand and Food Supply

    You decided to post the following provocative statement on your website this week for discussion, "In a market economy, food flows in the direction on economic demand. Need is not taken into consideration. To illustrate, in the event that there are hungry cats and hungry children, the food will go to the cats if the owners of th

    Von Thunen's Model

    This job discusses how changes in crop prices, technology, transportation costs, or labor costs affect patterns of land use in the Von Thunen model. The model would change, but to what extent?

    International Trade

    You are eating a fruit salad that contains the following ingredients: bib lettuce, bananas, apples, coconut, kiwi, mango, avocado, figs, and almonds. Make a list or each item in your salad and their countries of origin. Include why each fruit grows well in that particular area. Then, determine crops, in addition to the f

    A Biodiverse Salad

    1. You are eating a fruit salad that contains the following ingredients: bib lettuce, bananas, apples, coconut, kiwi, mango, avocado, figs, and almonds. Make a list or each item in your salad and their countries of origin. Include why each fruit grows well in that particular area. Then, search the Internet to determine what crop

    Enviromental Science - Addressing Widespread Hunger

    I just need a basic starting point for this question: As an environmentalist, imagine that you have been sent as a Peace Corps volunteer to a poor African nation experiencing widespread hunger. From this viewpoint, how would you begin to address the needs of the people of that nation?