Mining is a process of extracting metal ores or crude fossil fuels like coal, from the crust layer of the earth. It involves locating potential underground stores of the mineral and then digging, extracting and shipping. Sometimes, refineries are set up next to mine fields to process the ores and make them use – ready.
Agriculture is the practice of growing and harvesting crops that fulfill the basic need of the human race – food. It involves sowing, growing and harvesting. Agriculture was the basis of human civilizations’ inception. Early men started forming settlements around the rivers and that would be where it all started. Even today, agriculture is the basis of the survival of the human race. The very basic thing we need is agriculture.