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GMAT Essay Topic 439 - The following was excerpted from the speech of a spokesperson for Synthetic Farm Products, Inc. "Many farmers who invested in the equipment needed to make the switch from synthetic to organic fertilizers and pesticides feel that it would be too expensive to resume synthetic farming at this point. But studies of farmers who switched to organic farming last year indicate that their current crop yields are lower. Hence their purchase of organic farming equipment, a relatively minor investment compared to the losses that would result from continued lower crop yields, cannot justify persisting on an unwise course. And the choice to farm organically is financially unwise, given that it was motivated by environmental rather than economic concerns." Discuss how well reasoned . . . Etc.


ssss Score:5.5 June 10th, 2016 by findscore.com
Merely based on the unfounded assumption and dubious evidence, the arguer concludes that farming in an organic way is a financially unwise choice. The conclusion is based on two facts: (1)The initi... Read more
G-439 Score:5 February 26th, 2016 by findscore.com
The argument is seriously flawed because it makes dubious assumptions and offers unreliable evidence. It claims that organic farmers may yield less amount of crops than synthetic ones. Hence, it si... Read more
Organic farm Score:4.5 January 24th, 2014 by findscore.com
The author claimed that the organic farming was motivated by environment rather than economic concern. In addition, there are several reasons provided to support the argument. However, after a quic... Read more
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Wrong assumption Score:4 January 8th, 2014 by findscore.com
The given argument has several unwarranted assumptions regarding the context of synthetic and organic farm products.taken as whole these unstated assumptions render argument highly suspect. indeed ... Read more
GMAT Argument Topic 30 Organic Farming vs Synthetic Farming Score:5.5 August 14th, 2013 by findscore.com
In the argument, the author claims that farm organically is not a wise choice since the yields of the farmers who switched to organic farming last year are very low and the equipment for organic fa... Read more
Autonomy Score:1 May 25th, 2013 by findscore.com
This argument relies heavily on unverified assumptions and has a very extreme conclusion. The author fails to make logical connections between the evidence provided and the conclusion that all ille... Read more
Features of organic and synthetic farming Score:5 January 20th, 2013 by findscore.com
In a move to convince farmers to choose synthetic farming over organic farming, a speech from a company spokesperson of Synthetic Farm Products, Inc. concludes that investing resources in organic f... Read more
Something we need to consider before switching the farming Score:5 January 16th, 2012 by findscore.com
In this article, the author asserts that organic farmers should switch to synthetic farming for the economic reasons. But there seems to have some flaws in the author's reasoning.Firstly, the a... Read more
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synthetic Score:4.5 April 6th, 2009 by findscore.com
This speaker argues that farmers who invested in organic farming equipment should resume synthetic farming because it is financially unwise to continue organic farming. The speaker cites studies sh... Read more
Farmers Score:5 March 18th, 2008 by findscore.com
In this argument one of the presenters of Synthetic Farm Products, Inc has stated why he believes that using organic material for soil tillage is an unwise move. Although organic substances have th... Read more
Switching of farming practice motivated by environment or ec Score:5 February 23rd, 2008 by findscore.com
The spokesperson here is of the opinion that the choice to farm organically is financially unwise, given that it was motivated by environmental rather than economic concerns. In fact, if one reads ... Read more
Synthetic Farming Score:5 November 3rd, 2007 by findscore.com
According to the speech mentioned above by the spokesperson for synthetic farm products, it's much wiser to shift as soon as possible to synthetic farming rather than continuing with organic farmin... Read more
Synthetic Farm Products Score:4.5 July 27th, 2007 by findscore.com
This speaker argues that farmers who invested in organic farming equipment should resume synthetic farming because it is financially unwise to continue organic farming. The speaker cites studies sh... Read more
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