Intensive agricultural production is certainly a major if not the most important driver of the economy in many countries around the world. Companies like MONSANTO, SYNGENTA are revolutionizing the field of agriculture with new products every day. Products that contribute high yield in agriculture include the production of good crop varieties, drought-resistant.
Factors affecting agricultural production
The progress in biotechnology and genetics over the recent years allow researchers to quickly screen, select and produce a more favorable crop lines that are put in the market for use by farmers. Massive usage of pesticides ( mostly insecticides and herbicides) contribute to more healthy plants that produce high yield.
- Land quality
- Farming system
- Irrigation possibilities
- Efficient pest management