Every year, the United States loses approximately 996 million metric tons of soil through erosion.
Which of the following is NOT a regenerative agriculture practice?
The correct answer is monoculture.
Can low input agriculture be profitable if a landowner manages a healthy regenerative farm that functions as an ecosystem?
What is the practice of growing a series of different types of crops in the same area across a sequence of growing seasons? This practice reduces reliance on one set of nutrients, pest and weed pressure, and the probability of developing resistant pest and weeds
The correct answer is crop rotation.
What percentage of the world’s forests have been destroyed?
The correct answer is 46%.
Carbon dioxide is the most commonly used greenhouse gas.
What sector is the 2nd largest contributor to human-made greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and is a leading cause of deforestation, water and air pollution and biodiversity loss?
The correct answer is animal agriculture.
What type of farming is defined by the creation of beneficial ecological outcomes?
The correct answer is regenerative.
Which of the following pesticides are banned in other countries but not the U.S.?
The correct answer is All of the above.
What percentage of food globally is wasted annually?
The correct answer is 1/3.