TITLE

Cold comfort from warmer weather

AUTHOR(S)
van Zyl, Johann
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
Finance Week;7/13/2001, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the need for farmers to adapt and plan weather changes in South Africa. Effects of global warming to agriculture; Impact of climatic changes on crops and resistant cultivars; Lists of solutions for farmers to combat changing weather patterns. INSET: Global warming has wide impact..
ACCESSION #
4986512

 

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