Part I - Agriculture: understanding the role and significance of agriculture in the world today
Study these three on-line information sources below. Base your first paper on one of these sources. Then answer the questions or issues below.
- Identify the food-related topic you have chosen to write about. It may be a specific grain such as corn, or a meat product such as pork, or a fisheries product such as salmon. Describe its importance today in local, regional, national, and world markets.
- What role, if any, does organic agriculture play in producing this product?
- What role, if any, does genetic engineering play in producing this product?
- What are your views on genetically engineered food products?
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