Saturday, July 06, 2013

California CO2-induced farming apocalypse update: "California grape growers expect record crop"

California grape growers expect record crop - The Packer
FRESNO, Calif. — California should see a record grape crop of 106.9 million 19-pound box equivalents — up from 100.2 million in 2012 — if an estimate by the California Table Grape Commission holds up.
2009:  Climate change could end California farming: Chu | Reuters
"I don't think the American public has gripped in its gut what could happen," Chu told the newspaper. "We're looking at a scenario where there's no more agriculture in California.

"I don't actually see how they can keep their cities going," he added.

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