Intensive crop farming

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Intensive crop farming is a modern form of intensive farming that refers to the industrialized production of crops.wikipedia
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Horticulture

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In contrast to agriculture, horticulture does not include large-scale crop production or animal husbandry.

List of environmental issues

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Intensive farming — Agricultural subsidy • Environmental effects of meat production • Intensive animal farming • Intensive crop farming • Irrigation • Monoculture • Nutrient pollution • Overgrazing • Pesticide drift • Plasticulture • Slash and burn • Tile drainage

Food Day

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Food Day in the U.S. was created to raise awareness about the increasing industrialization of American agriculture, rising food prices, hunger, and the American diet and health crisis.

Misiones Province

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Though its rainy, erosion-prone geography discourages intensive crop farming, agriculture makes an important contribution to the province's economy, adding about 10% to the total.

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Prince Boncompagni Ludovisi also practiced organic agriculture during an era when chemical agriculture methods were more commonplace.

Genetically modified food controversies

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GM crops play a key role in intensive crop farming, which involves monoculture, use of herbicides and pesticides, use of equipment requiring large amounts of fuel and irrigation.

Phytobiome

Knowledge of the interactions within a phytobiome can be used to create tools for agriculture, crop management, increased health, preservation, productivity, and sustainability of cropping and forest systems.

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Industrial agriculture (crops)

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Industrial agriculture (animals, crops)

Intensive farming

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Intensive crop farming is a modern form of intensive farming that refers to the industrialized production of crops.

Industry

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Intensive crop farming is a modern form of intensive farming that refers to the industrialized production of crops.

Crop

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Intensive crop farming is a modern form of intensive farming that refers to the industrialized production of crops.

Mechanised agriculture

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Intensive crop farming's methods include innovation in agricultural machinery, farming methods, genetic engineering technology, techniques for achieving economies of scale in production, the creation of new markets for consumption, patent protection of genetic information, and global trade.

Genetic engineering

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Intensive crop farming's methods include innovation in agricultural machinery, farming methods, genetic engineering technology, techniques for achieving economies of scale in production, the creation of new markets for consumption, patent protection of genetic information, and global trade.

Patent

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Intensive crop farming's methods include innovation in agricultural machinery, farming methods, genetic engineering technology, techniques for achieving economies of scale in production, the creation of new markets for consumption, patent protection of genetic information, and global trade.

Globalization

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Intensive crop farming's methods include innovation in agricultural machinery, farming methods, genetic engineering technology, techniques for achieving economies of scale in production, the creation of new markets for consumption, patent protection of genetic information, and global trade.

Developed country

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These methods are widespread in developed nations.

History of agriculture

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The practice of industrial agriculture is a relatively recent development in the history of agriculture, and the result of scientific discoveries and technological advances.

Mass production

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Innovations in agriculture beginning in the late 19th century generally parallel developments in mass production in other industries that characterized the latter part of the Industrial Revolution.

Industrial Revolution

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Innovations in agriculture beginning in the late 19th century generally parallel developments in mass production in other industries that characterized the latter part of the Industrial Revolution.

Nitrogen

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The identification of nitrogen and phosphorus as critical factors in plant growth led to the manufacture of synthetic fertilizers, making more intensive uses of farmland for crop production possible.

Phosphorus

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The identification of nitrogen and phosphorus as critical factors in plant growth led to the manufacture of synthetic fertilizers, making more intensive uses of farmland for crop production possible.

Fertilizer

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The identification of nitrogen and phosphorus as critical factors in plant growth led to the manufacture of synthetic fertilizers, making more intensive uses of farmland for crop production possible.

Vitamin

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Similarly, the discovery of vitamins and their role in animal nutrition, in the first two decades of the 20th century, led to vitamin supplements, which in the 1920s allowed certain livestock to be raised indoors, reducing their exposure to adverse natural elements.