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Fungus could be the help agriculture needs to adapt to climate change

Matt Campbell / October 3, 2014

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Fungus could be the help agriculture needs to adapt to climate change
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Imagine a world, just a few decades away, where once-fertile cropland is baked and starved of rain by ongoing climate change. Just add fungus. Scientists are discovering that microscopic fungi can help make food crops more abundant, less thirsty and more tolerant of rising temperatures. Now, fungi-boosted seeds from a startup company…

Fungus could be the help agriculture needs to adapt to climate change

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