NEWS
Bigger Push on Global Farming
Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Thu May 22, 2014 01:32 PM CDT

WASHINGTON (DTN) -- Future strains on agricultural production require action today by nations to build a more resilient global food supply.

The Chicago Council releases a report Thursday, "Advancing Global Food Security in the Face of a Changing Climate," that coincides with a daylong forum in Washington highlighting the challenges detailed in the report. National security adviser Susan Rice is slated to make a keynote address.

The Chicago Council's report marks the third major study on climate change since March, stressing the risks to the food supply. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change adaptation study and the National Climate Assessment ...

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