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Following the extensive diking and draining of the Everglades in the 1930's, it was found that the thick black mucky soil that had once been under

Following the extensive diking and draining of the Everglades in the 1930's, it was found that the thick black mucky soil that had once been under the shallow water was well suited to agricultural crops, particularly sugar cane, and sugar cane cultivation became a major agricultural industry in Florida.

Would you characterize this as a sustainable form of agriculture? Is there anything that could have been done, or could be done now, to prevent soil loss?
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No, we cannot term cultivation of sugarcane as suitable form of agriculture as cultivation
of sugarcane has negative effects on the ecosystem. This includes loss of habitats as land
is cleared for...

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