In my opinion sustainable use of water is essential

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given priority to other aspects such as culture. In my opinion, sustainable use of water is essential since water touches on virtually all aspects of human life. It is used for commercial purposes, agriculture, domestic use, etc. Food In this topic, the aspects of sustainability are present. Food is an essential component of living things, and thus the supply must be adequate and sustainable. The food cycle itself
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SUSTAINABLITY AND NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 4 illustrates the importance of sustainability in the food chain. When we narrow the discussion down to the food cycle in human beings, the plants (agriculture) are the primary producers. The next step is food processing in factories followed by transportation to the retail shops where people can easily access it for consumption (Baldwin & Wilberforce, 2012). The wastes are then disposed of. This cycle needs to be sustainable. The different aspects of sustainability that is, environment, social, cultural, economic and health are demonstrated in the topic sufficiently. To begin with, for agriculture to take place, the environment must be affected. Methods of farming recently are being focused towards reducing environmental degradation. Traditional methods of cultivation led to the loss of biodiversity and animal habitat as it involved the clearing of forests. It also caused soil erosion, and even the excess use of chemicals and thus making the soil infertile. The modern agriculture is more mechanized and in large scale, but it has its problems too (Baldwin & Wilberforce, 2012). This includes insecure land tenures, human health issues as a result of the use of chemicals. For the sustainable health of the population, chemicals should not be used excessively since it is harmful to human health. Similarly, the economic aspects of food sustainability are illustrated by the high cost involved in the production and processing of food. It
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