- From what you know thus far about agriculture, post your opinion on whether the agriculture industry is sustainable.
- Political strife often occurs because society values different types of sustainability. Find an example in the news of where this is occurring and explain the issues.
- Provide three examples of trade-offs between each of the three pillars of sustainability. For example, society often makes trade-offs between the environment and economic development – in cases where people need jobs, society often is willing to accept a small degree of pollution or environmental degradation in exchange for economic well being.