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Climate change projections suggest an increased variability of temperature and precipitation and extreme weather that can hit agriculture hard.
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Climate change projections suggest an increased variability of temperature and precipitation and extreme weather that can hit agriculture hard.
Warmer air temperatures profoundly affect agricultural production by altering crop yield and livestock production. The heat is already on, and it's getting worse.
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
The heat is on, and it's profoundly affecting agricultural production - but the worst is yet to come.
Planet Forward, George Washington University School of Media and Public Affairs
Climate change will affect all of us, and agriculture could be the canary in the coal mine. It's all the world's problems, right on your plate.
We need to use more renewable resources as opposed to burning fossil fuels for obtaining energy. Global warming is clearly in effect, causing each summer to be warmer than the last. To adapt to a warmer world we will need to reduce the burning of... Read More
From nature we see that there is an overall change in climate, not only global warming. Trends demonstrate that the world is generally warming, however, some places will get more precipitation and some will get less. There is variability in the... Read More