Remember When Climate Change Meant The End Of Coffee? Never Mind

From the American Council on Science and Health, some inconvenient news for java doomsayers By Alex Berezow For roughly the last two years, the media has been warning us that climate change is threatening the world’s supply of coffee beans. According to the hypothesis, growing conditions for coffee will no longer be suitable in many places,…

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Climate is Not the Only Limit to Agriculture

Guest Opinion: Dr. Tim Ball (Adaptation of article originally published in The Landowner) “Agriculture… is the first in utility, and ought to be the first in respect.” Thomas Jefferson “There are no farms in the cities, but there are no cities without farms.” Tim Ball There are marked differences between the atmosphere and nature of…

Global Warming to bring biblical insect plague

From the UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT and the “plague of locusts” department Global warming: More insects, eating more crops Global loss of wheat, rice and maize projected to rise 10-25 percent per degree of warming Crop losses for critical food grains will increase substantially as the climate warms, as rising temperatures increase the metabolic rate and population…

Remember when global warming was going to kill the U.S. Corn Belt? Never mind.

From MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY: Climate change should help Midwest corn production through 2050 Climate change and global warming put some forms of life at risk, but researchers found one instance that might not feel the heat – corn. Contrary to previous analyses, research published by Michigan State University shows that projected changes in temperature and humidity…