Asked in Soil
Why is soil erosion is desirable for agriculture?
beauase root hold the soil and prevent from soil erosion. I think soil erosion is not desirable for agriculture. What is desirable about losing your soil. Soil is essential for agriculture and if you lose soil then you can't do agriculture. ...
Asked in Agriculture, Erosion and Weathering, Soil
Why is it important for farmers to prevent soil erosion?
It's important for farmers to prevent soil erosion because as a result of soil erosion they can lose productive farmland. ...
Asked in Erosion and Weathering, Soil
How can a fertile soil lose fertility?
In several ways. It can lose fertility when a crop is grown on it, and removed from the field without replenishing the soil with organic and/or chemical sources of nutrients. It can lose fertility when it erodes. The topsoil is the most fertile part of the soil. It can lose fertility over long periods of time, just by rainwater and snowmelt waters running through it. This slowly leaches out any soluble or partially soluble substances. ...