With an increase in temperatures, grapes in California and France are going to produce their sugars too quickly. What does this mean? Well this means that growers are going to have to either leave the grapes on the vines longer which increases alcohol content, OR, they will have to pick them sooner, leaving the grape too sweet! What to do?
|Lumber mill in Pennsylvania where the ash tree|
is shaped into baseball bats
|Pine bark beetle|
Imagine going to Mcdonalds and not being able to order those delicious fries that seem to compliment every meal? Well according to a scientists who focused on International Agricultural Research, warmer temperatures might just get ride of
fries for good! The increase in temperatures are killing off many different "relatives" of potato and peanut plants. According to scientists, this is threatening a valuable source of genes that are essential to help these food crops fight pests and drought!
Gross! With an increase of C02 in the atmosphere, researchers have found that poison ivy has been growing taller, more lush, and more resilient. This means that it is going to be harder then ever to get rid of poison ivy. Guess this means we should start stocking up on calamine lotion!