BY5.8 Agricultural Exploitation

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Agricultural exploitation:

  • conflicts sometimes exist between farming and conservation
  • main purpose of agriculte: produce food for human consumption
  • the efficiency and intensity of rpoduction is constantly increasing to meet demands
  • hedgerows are removed to make larger fields
  • singele crops are grown in larger fields
    • simultaneous growth of a large number of crops of a similar age and type within a defined area is known as monoculture
    • it is an artifical situation
    • normally succession would occur and lead to…

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