The of reasons. The causes of deforestation include agriculture

The deforestation of rainforest was startedfor a number of reasons. The causes of deforestation include agriculture thathas been the main occupationsector of people all over the world. Nowadays, traditional farming systems and processes have been manipulatedinto primitive farming method due to modern technology without acknowledge theconsequences that may develop. Farmers that have been carried out the ‘Slash and Burn Technique’involves cleared the forest by cutting the trees to grow crops and theremaining vegetation was burned in order to convert it to agricultural land,mainly for their own profits. Otherthan that, commercial farming addresses the ability of agriculture tosupport growing demand for food. That is to say subsistence agriculture isfarming for food while commercial agriculture is farming to provide a farmerwith food and money. For example, due to the growing international demand forsoya beans, an unfavorable action has been taken in order to fulfill the soyabeans market.