Agriculture

POLICY DROVE MODERN AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES AND EMISSIONS DECLINES

Continual modernization of agricultural practices in India, Europe, and southern Brazil enabled increased productivity without marked increases in cultivated land.

subjectEmissions

These graphs show the changes in Agriculture emissions and growth in Brazil, the EU, and India

 
 
 

Brazil Non-CO₂ greenhouse gas emissions


Both land under cultivation and non-CO₂ emissions increased.

     
     
     
     

    European Union Agricultural emissions in the EU27


    Emissions have declined since 1990, despite a slight increase in agricultural production.

       
       
       
       

      India Emissions and land use


      Land use-related emissions remained relatively flat, as did land under cultivation.