Food is important all around the world, but it's also a problem in many countries because not all countries are able to plant or grow food.  The Food and Agriculture Organization of The United Sates are working on inorganic fertilizer which provides plants with nutrients needed to grow healthy and strong. Modern pesticides is also another way to help food problem to stop. Farmers spend approximately $4.1 billion on pesticides annually. They justify this high cost by a direct dollar return of from $3 to $5 for every $1 spent on pesticides

Pros and Cons about technology involved in food.


  • Food is preserved 

  • increases food production 

  • High quality products 

  • Economics of pesticide production:$50 billion dollar business - about 40% is exported to other countries.


  • Decreases the cost of food

  • Without food pesticides food will decline 

  • Pesticide use has threatened and continues to impact wildlife negatively