Agriculture in china

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Information about China

Definition: The science or practice of farming, including cultivation of the soil for the growing of crops and the rearing of animals to provide food, wool and other products.

Population: 1.351 billion.

Government: Communist state.

Poverty level: 10.2% of the total fell below the line of poverty

location: Asia

Agency similar to USDA: Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)

More information

Education system: China's education system in the world. There are more than 20 million students enrolled in china. 11 percent of immigrants have a master's degree.

average household income: 2,600 per family

average family size: only 2 children per family

Religious beliefs: Confucianism, Taoism and Buddhism

Animal rights/welfare issues: Wild mob kill dogs just for fun


Things in China

Economic advantages/disadvantages

Advantages: farming technique is that the crop yield is high


Disadvantages: The livestock and poultry are injected with hormones and other chemicals




Fun Facts about china

  1. Fortune cookies are not a traditional Chinese custom. They were invented in 1920 by a worker in the Key Heong Noodle Factory in San Francis
  2. Ping-pong is one of the most popular games in China, but it was not invented in China. It originated in Britain, where it is called table tennis
  3. he number one hobby in China is stamp collecting.