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Biology 1020: Plants, Society and the Environment: Unit 8

Unit 8

Topics covered in this unit include, but not limited to the follow:

  1. Food security/insecurity
  2. Climatic change
  3. Plant mono-cultures
  4. Genetically modified plants (transgenic, cisgenic, subgenic)
  5. Deforestation and desertification

This page contains various resources to help students either get clarity or enable further exploration of specific topics covered in class. If you find more resources or related resources that you find helpful, then please contact your instructor to have it added. 

Monoculture versus Polyculture

Unconventional Farming

Biodynamic Farming

Types of Habitat Loss

Suburban Farming

Principles of Permaculture

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