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Agriculture Quotes

Agriculture is the only liable treasure of a nation because there lays the seeds of life. No matter how rich a country is, as a result of its industrial and technological sector, its economy will collapse if the agriculture sector is in shambles. In the past, the economies of many nations tumbled for the same reason and now several measures are being implemented by the governments to empower their country's agriculture sector.

The cultivation of certain crops on a large scale and exporting them has largely benifited the economies of certain countries. For instance, the Prairies region of the USA is not only famous for being the 'Wheat Basket Of The World', but is also contributing greatly to America's economy.

 

 Farmers across the world have been facing several adversities to carry out agricultural practices and their plight often goes unnoticed. It is disheartening to learn that most of us tend to forget that a farmer needs to be thanked for the three meals we consume each day. It’s ironic that the person feeding the world has to face hunger, poverty and is forced to lead a miserable life. It is high time the authorities look into their concerns to ensure a stable agricultural sector. Read these quotes to know more about agriculture.

Walter Scott

If a farmer fills his barn with grain, he gets mice. If he leaves it empty, he gets actors.

James Madison

America was indebted to immigration for her settlement and prosperity. That part of America which had encouraged them most had advanced most rapidly in population, agriculture and the arts.

Samuel Johnson

Agriculture not only gives riches to a nation, but the only riches she can call her own.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

True contentment is a thing as active as agriculture. It is the power of getting out of any situation all that there is in it. It is arduous and it is rare.

Bertrand Russell

With the introduction of agriculture mankind entered upon a long period of meanness, misery, and madness, from which they are only now being freed by the beneficent operation of the machine.

Bill Gates

If you're using first-class land for biofuels, then you're competing with the growing of food. And so you're actually spiking food prices by moving energy production into agriculture.