Need of sustainable agriculture
about 21% of global greenhouse gas emissions caused by agriculture
Polluted 48% of stream and river water
Conversion of 50% of the world’s habitable land into farming land
Leads to loss of 12 million hectares of land each year to desertification
increased pesticide usage by 26 times over the past 50 years
Loss of Land
At this rate by 2050, another 120 million hectares of natural habitats will be lost to farmland.