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Chris Clayton DTN Ag Policy Editor
Thu Oct 3, 2013 08:26 AM CDT

In one of the few statements from U.S. agricultural groups about the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's fifth assessment, the 25x'25 Alliance highlighted some of the scientific concerns raised by the IPPC.

The IPPC "reports that 1983-2012 was likely the warmest 30-year period of the last 1400 years and that the warming trend is likely to continue. Furthermore, the extensive drought and flooding in recent years underscores the assertion made in the IPCC assessment that the contrast in precipitation between wet and dry regions and between wet and dry seasons will increase over the rest of the 21st ...

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