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Maithili Anamika from CIS pune, asked a question
Subject: Social Science , asked on 16/8/15

What are the advantages and disadvantages of using modern farming methods?

Krishnan Unni From Kulapati Munshi Bhavans Vidya Mandir, added an answer, on 2/8/12
811 helpful votes in Social Science

Advantages  -

  • They  increase  the  production  many  fold.
  • They  increase  the  economic  background  of  a  country

Disadvantages  -

  • They  are  very  costly  in  nature.
  • They  are  concentrated  on  only  one  crop,  ie,  wheat.
  • They  have  regional  imbalances.
  • The  use  of  chemical  fertilizers  pollute  the  environment.
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Rajesh Sharma From Cambridge Court High School,jaipur, added an answer, on 2/8/12
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ADVANTAGES: production is large and is obtained with the help of very less labour and time

disadwantage:1) these method include usage of excessive fertillizers that leads to soil pollution, desertification and eutrophication. 2) pesticides and insecticides make the crops harmfull for our body

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Devinataraj From The Indian Public School, added an answer, on 6/8/12
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                           DISADVANTAGES  OF MODERN FARMING METHODS

 

the disadvantages are increased soil erosion, overuse of pesticides and fertilizers, losses of habitat of important species due to overfarming and soil conversion,
etc. These problems exacerbate global climate change which in turn cause lower crop yields and desertification of arable land...

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Aswathi , added an answer, on 24/7/14
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3 points for advantage of morden agriculture

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Aysha Marwa From Christ Cmi Public School, added an answer, 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Less workers needed
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Sakshi Somani From Golden Jubilee School, added an answer, on 9/9/13
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as we all know that

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Kavya , added an answer, on 4/8/14

Opportunity and Challenges of Modren agriculture

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