11 Aug '12, 6pm

This Is Your Global Food Supply On Climate Change #Science #Sustainability

This Is Your Global Food Supply On Climate Change #Science #Sustainability

OK, I’m going to go out on a limb and say that I think that this year’s climate extremes are linked to human-caused climate change. We might not really have the definitive answer on whether that is true for 20 years, but I would like nothing better than to be proven wrong about the linkage I’m making today. From a global food supply perspective, the effects of weather on 2012 food production is problematic no matter what its cause. As bad as it seems, it might just be a “shot over the bow” relative to what me might expect in the future. The unfilled corn cob pictured above is a relatively decent example of what the US corn crop is yielding this year

Full article: http://sustainablog.org/2012/08/this-is-your-global-food-...

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