Farming is one of the most essential activities in human life. It is our primary source of food production, which ensures we have enough food to eat. And with the rapid growth in the world population, meeting the food demand becomes more crucial. But tech has shown its importance in farming, by making it easier and faster to carry out.
So reading this article will give you more knowledge on why we should:
- Keep on farming,
- Increase our level of farming with advancements in tech,
- And the result of farming to both the farmers and the impact on the community.
Why do we need to keep on farming?
Farming is important because of the advantages that come with it. To us humans, we need food to get the nutrients our body needs. It also improves the economic status of a country. With the current level of farming all over the world, statistics have shown that with the rapid growth in the population of the world, the level of agriculture we have today cannot surely meet the demand for food. This leads to food shortages, and brings about hunger and malnutrition.
So for us to reduce food shortages, we need to work towards increasing our level of farming with advancements in technology. And with advanced tech, agriculture will be carried out on a larger scale, which leads to a reduction in food shortage.
Increasing our level of farming with advancements in tech
Tech has also proven its importance in the farming aspect. With the help of tech, farming can be carried out without human interference. Tech has increased agricultural productivity and efficiency.
So with advanced tech, we now have precision agriculture, automated machinery, vertical farming, hydroponics, agricultural biotechnology, Internet of Things. And these improvements make agriculture easier. Both government and citizens can do the inclusion of tech in farming. And the major part can be done by the government by supplying the needed tech equipment to farmers who cannot afford the machinery.
From the previous post, the article talked about how we can also contribute to farming by learning skills like AI to be able to create robots/machines that would be helpful in the farming aspect.
The Result Of Farming
Both the farmer and the community enjoy the result. For the farmer, it serves as a source of food, both crops and livestock. And it generates income for the farmer, which can be used to adopt new farming technologies. And the farmer can be either the government or a citizen.
For the government, it improves the economic status of the country. When there is enough food supply, it solves 40% of the world’s problems. Which is significantly high.
Having gone through this article gives you more knowledge on how crucial agriculture is, and why we need to engage in more farming activities. And also include new technology to enhance productivity and reduce food shortages.
Thank you for reading.