Composition of relic:
With the decline of fossil fuel extraction so came the fall of the byproducts that were unnecessary and equally harmful. Petroleum based fertilizers were once used on a majority of monoculture, factory farms.
Factors that led us to abandon this object:
Obstacles in the way of this relic being abandoned:
Strategies we used to overcome those obstacles:
There was an uprising of local, small scale farms that made biodynamic practices widespread and practical in the face of these manufactured fertilizers. Urban areas embraced municipal composting to provide enough raw materials for natural fertilizer.