Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

Global wind map shows massive storm in the North Atlantic

Even though the storm system hitting the eastern US today is pretty strong, it pales in comparison to the massive low pressure center south of Iceland in the northeast Atlantic Ocean today.  For a great picture of the streamlines of wind across the North Atlantic, go to http://earth.nullschool.net/#current/wind/surface/level/orthographic=-56.44,38.74,563 and watch…
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Third world farmers adapt to changes in climate through improved seeds, fertilizer use

A recent report on CNN.com lists some problems that farmers in Africa and other developing areas are experiencing due to recent changes in climate, including increased pest pressure and the need to change crops that are more appropriate for the newer climate.  The writer points out that farmers can increase…
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