Harvests in US to suffer from climate change

Harvests in US to suffer from climate change Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), January 19, 2017 Some of the most important crops risk substantial damage from rising temperatures. To better assess how climate change caused by human greenhouse gas emissions will likely impact…

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Vietnam is feeling strong climate change impacts to production

Vietnam is feeling strong climate change impacts to production and people’s lives. Vietnam News, September, 05/2016. In Vietnam the last few years, drought, unseasonable rain, downpours, long hot spells and extremely cold weather have seriously affected farm production and people’s daily lives. During this year’s…

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The Great Green Wall that will cross the African continent.

The Great Green Wall: the ecological project that will cross the African continent. Oriane Fléchaire June 24, 2016. The Great Green Wall was an African political decision of 2005 to build a tree barrier over 7,000 kilometers long and 15 meters wide that crosses the…

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Climate Changing is threating Food production in Africa

Climate Changing is threating Food production in Africa Content. Peoria Daily Science News, .Albany Daily Star. Africa’s food crops are currently in danger. Climate change is challenging food security in many parts of the world including Africa and if timed transformation in the continent isn’t…

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How is climate change affecting agriculture?

How is climate change affecting agriculture? By Pam Kan-Rice, UC ANR University of California, Tuesday, March 22, 2016. Using about 100 years of climate data and 60 years of farm acreage ´The relationships between the evolution of local climate conditions and the acreage of 12…

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Use of Oilfield Wastewater to Irrigate Crops.

California Water Board to investigate Use of Oilfield Wastewater to Irrigate Crops. http://www.circleofblue.org/waternews/2016/world/california-water-board-to-investigate-use-of-oilfield-wastewater-to-irrigate-crops/ By Brett Walton, Circle of Blue, Monday, 11 January 2016 On January 12, in an office building east of Sacramento, an expert panel on food safety will gather for its first public…

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In Ethiopia, irrigation brings more than water.

In Ethiopia, irrigation brings more than water. http://firstperson.oxfamamerica.org/2013/10/24/in-ethiopia-irrigation-brings-more-than-water/ October 24th, 2013 | by Coco McCabe To build the irrigation channel required not just untold hours of labor but ingenuity. How do you get tons of concrete across a raging river when the only bridge is…

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Horn of Africa should grow more climate-hardy cassava

Mekonnen Teshome. Horn of Africa should grow more climate-hardy cassava 17 January 2013 | EN                                                                                                                Farmers in the Horn of Africa should focus on growing more improved cassava varieties, which are high-yielding and resilient to…

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Behaviour of the irrigation prognostic areas by crops in Cuba.

Aleman G. C., G. R. Juan, V. J. Ortega. Behaviour of the irrigation prognostic areas by crops in Cuba. Hydraulic Engineering Vol. 12(2): 39- 43, Havana , Cuba (1991). The irrigation prognostic was introduced in the country western provinces in 1980-1981 campaign, around 13100 ha…

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Methodology for irrigation time prediction in the Cuban agricultural crops

Rey, G. R. I. Delibaltov. Methodology for irrigation time prediction in the Cuban agricultural crops CIDA,Havana. 1982 Forecast irrigation time of crops is determined by bioclimatic method on the basis of: the hydro physical properties of soil, vegetative stages of the crop, the evapotranspiration bioclimatic…

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