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United States: Climate change: What might agriculture look like in 2100?

Fence Post: Other changes Other changes in agriculture as a result of climate change seen by Otto Doering, a Purdue University agricultural economist and director of the Purdue Climate Change Research Center, include: ┬╗Seed varieties. To produce high-yielding corps in more challenging weather conditions, farmers might have to choose varieties with better resistance traits and different maturity dates. Planting schedules also might have to be adjusted. ┬╗Soil erosion. Much progress has been made on stemming...