Industrial Agriculture's Water Use: It's Time for Change
It’s time to analyze and modify industrial agriculture’s unsustainable use of water and polluting chemicals, and switch to a sustainable food production model.
“Water Matters” brings attention to the necessary changes we all must make to protect our most critical and vital resource: water. This book brings together leading environmental writers and activists to delve into our water crisis.
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A recent U.S. Department of Agriculture survey reported the United States applied 30 trillion gallons of irrigation water to 55 million acres of cropland in 2008.
This awesome infographic shows how much water is used to produce several of the foods we eat.