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Nutritiousness: Smart Farming for Health

“There is no love sincerer that the love of food” — George Bernard Shaw
“There is no love sincerer that the love of food” — George Bernard Shaw

Food Security and Nutrition

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Mental Shift towards Nutritiousness

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Methods of Achieving Nutritiousness

The next question that one may ponder about would be how nutrient-sensitive farming can be done. In order to have a smooth journey to a destination, as much as important it is to have good transport, it is more important to have good roads. Similarly, in order to achieve nutrient-sensitive farming, the focus must be on conservation of soil fertility and good agricultural practices that can ensure consistency in high-quality yield that is rich in nutrient value. Other than this, there are a few other methods to achieve nutrient-sensitive farming, viz:

Biofortification

This is a process by which the nutritional quality of food crops is improved through agronomic practices, conventional plant breeding, or modern biotechnology.

Sustainable Farming

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