farming and global warming

5 Foods That Will Be Difficult To Grow In Warmer Weather

5 Foods That Will Be Difficult To Grow In Warmer Weather

According to a recent IPCC report, farmers will be affected more and more due to projected climate changes. Droughts, floods, and other climatic changes are forcing farmers to utilize more expensive methods in order to survive.

Thousands of farms, orchards and ranches around world are already experiencing the reality of climatic changes. Many of the crops around the world will be negatively affected by warmer weather, which will result in widespread crop damage and smaller harvests. One report states that the production of all major food crops, such as rice, wheat, and corn, are likely to decline by 2030 as a result of global warming and continue to decline at a rate of 2% every decade thereafter.

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