TITLE

Climate change will affect crop production

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;1/6/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the impact of climate change to crop production in the U.S. According to Jerry Hatfield, director and supervisory plant physiologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture-Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS) National Laboratory for Agriculture and the Environment, the need to prepare for change offers challenges for the entire agricultural industry in the country. He also notes that agricultural systems development will help to deal with higher temperatures.
ACCESSION #
57328332

 

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