CropLife America supports all farming practices that help grow safe and healthy food for communities around the world.
CropLife America supports all farming practices that help grow safe and healthy food for communities around the world. From large to small, traditional or organic, consumers have choices at the grocery store that help keep their families healthy without breaking the bank. Crop protection products will help support growth of agriculture to meet the nutritional needs of billions of people around the world. Every day we will continue to support better farming and a better world.
In the U.S., there are 2.1 million farms. Of the 321 million people in the U.S., farmers and ranchers comprise less than 1% of the population.
Crop protection products provide a 47.92 percent savings in purchase of cereals, fruits and vegetables on grocery bills for a family of four in the U.S.
Increased agricultural production created an additional 1,040,661 jobs generating more than $33 billion in wages.
Eating up to seven servings of fresh fruit and vegetables a day can cut your risk of premature death by 42 percent.
Eating more fruits and vegetables reduces the specific risks of death by cancer and heart disease by 25 percent and 31 percent respectively.