Lack of water will be big challenge

April 2007
Farmers Weekly;4/6/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 14, p59
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The article reports on the potential impact of drought on crop yields in Great Britain according to doctor John Pidgeon. Pidgeon stressed that people tend to think of beet as resistant to drought because it is not affected but they forget the yield loss. He noted that according to research, there were significant differences between the ability of varieties to perform when water was short.


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