Food Security Challenges - 7
Bryce Anderson DTN Ag Meteorologist and DTN Analyst
Tue Oct 6, 2015 02:09 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Over the past several years during my presentations at farm shows and producer meetings, there's one topic during the question-and-answer session that brings the crowd to almost complete silence -- climate change.

Whatever a grower's position on the hotly debated issue, the effects of extreme and volatile weather are being felt firsthand by producers. These out-of-the-ordinary events create a sense of "something's going on." They command everyone's attention, so questions are being asked.

Something is indeed going on. In the past 15 years alone, the U.S. has experienced more than 150 weather events with damages of $1 ...

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