Agriculture Covers 1/3 of All Land

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Farmers are converting more and more land for agricultural use to cater the ever-increasing food demands of humans.

As a result, more than one third of the Earth’s landscape is used for agricultural activities and this transformation has emerged as one of the driving forces of global environmental change, according to a new report from the Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment (SAGE) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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