Study: The language used by the global climate change watchdog, the IPCC, is overly conservative – and therefore the threats are much greater than the Panel's reports suggest. Credit: CCO Publlc domain.
Friday, 4 April 2014
Sharp rise in FAO Food Price Index
Food & Agriculture Organization
Weather and Black Sea tensions push prices to ten-month highs. Details here.
Blight, spawned by torrential rain, destroyed this & many other "backyard" tomato crops in western Canada a few years ago. PLT photo.