How is food produced?
Where does your food come from?
What is sustainable agriculture?
What is the green revolution?
What are the environmental impacts of agri-business on people and the environment?
Activity 1: Questions on Reading Handout
Q1. Outline the key characteristics of agro-industrialization
Q2. Draw figure 1.1 (page 93) and annotate the diagram to explain what is meant by increasing vertical integration
Q3. Identify benefits of agro-industrialization
Q4. Identify and explain the environmental impacts of agro-industrialization using the table below.
|Impact of Agro-industrialization
Q5. Describe the correlation between meat consumption and income shown on fig. 4
Q6. Explain what ‘in vitro meat’ is
Q7. Explain how the practices of the meat industry are leading to declines in biodiversity