10 Inspiring Quotes About Sustainability & Agriculture

April 10, 2023

In recent years, the concept of sustainability and agriculture has gained significant attention. With the growing concern for the environment, sustainability is not just a buzzword. It has become a necessity. Especially in agriculture, sustainable agricultural practices are now widely adopted to protect soil health, maintain food security and preserve natural resources for future generations.


We’ve put together a list of inspiring and thought-provoking quotes to serve as a reminder that sustainability and agriculture go hand in hand and to motivate you towards creating a more sustainable and greener world.

Quotes about sustainability


  • "Sustainability is not just about conserving the earth's resources; it's about preserving the very essence of life on this planet." - David Suzuki
  • "The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it." - Robert Swan
  • "Sustainability is about meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." - Gro Harlem Brundtland
  • "We must shift our emphasis from economic efficiency to life efficiency." - Kofi Annan
  • "Sustainability is a journey, not a destination. We must constantly strive to do better, to be better stewards of the earth and all its inhabitants." - Unknown


Quotes about sustainable agriculture


  • "Sustainable agriculture is not just about growing crops, it's about caring for the soil, the water, the air, and all the living things that depend on them." - Vandana Shiva
  • We must plant the seeds of change, and nurture them daily through our actions and choices." - Kari Martinez
  • "Agriculture is our wisest pursuit because it will in the end contribute most to real wealth, good morals, and happiness." - Thomas Jefferson
  • "The health of our planet depends on the health of its ecosystems, and sustainable agriculture is key to maintaining that health." - Jules Pretty
  • "The goal of sustainable agriculture should be to regenerate the soil and the ecosystem, not just to maintain them." - Joel Salatin


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