Agriculture is defined as the science or practice of farming, including cultivation of the soil for the growing of crops and the rearing of animals to provide food, wool, and other products. Nowadays agriculture aims to raise yield while lowering costs. Thus, they use fertilizers, as well as eliminate pests and weeds to increase yields. However, this practice has become increasingly unsustainable and a burden on our regions in recent years. We’d like to put some of the problems surrounding agriculture in the Alps to your attention.