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High-tech strategy for a sustainable biomass supply

Today’s global agriculture has a bad reputation, it is often considered a problem rather than a solution. Desertification and loss of fertile soils, over-fertilization and eutrophication of soil and water pose high risks to biodiversity conservation and the food security for billions of people. Extensive pesticide use with strong environmental impacts damage insect population and cause the death of bees. Mass livestock farming leads to sick animals whose medicines also burden humans. Agriculture is one of the biggest sources of greenhouse gas emissions.

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