global food production

Global Warming Forecast to Leave Half the World Hungry by 2100

Global Warming Forecast to Leave Half the World Hungry by 2100

SEATTLE, Washington, January 14, 2009 (ENS) – Climate change will desiccate crop yields in the tropics and subtropics by the end of this century, leaving half the world’s population facing a food crisis unless methods of adaptation are found quickly, new research shows. The area at risk stretches from the southern United States to northern…