List any three factors that the pastoral groups have to consider to sustain their life.
Discuss the three factors on which the life of pastoralists depend.
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The life of pastoral groups was sustained by careful consideration of a lot of factors .
- They had to judge how long the herds could stay in one area , and know where they could find water and pasture .
- They needed to calculate the timing of their movements and ensure that they could move through different territories .
- They had to set up a relationship with farmers along the way so that the herds could graze in harvested fields and manure the soil .