Sep 18, 2015

Study of US farm data shows loss of crop diversity

Manhattan KS (SPX) Sep 16, 2015 - U.S. farmers are growing fewer types of crops than they were 34 years ago, which could have implications for how farms fare as changes to the climate evolve, according to a large-scale study by Kans

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