What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of the Green Revolution?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 25, 2020 8:57:16 AM ET
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According to Coolgeography, the Green Revolution is advantageous because it has enhanced yields, improved resistance of crops to diseases, expanded the export of cash crops and created massive job opportunities within the industrial and agricultural sectors. The disadvantages of the Green Revolution include the inability of poor workers to afford expensive machinery and fertilizer, replacement of food crops with cash crops and contribution to unemployment among manual workers.