Drought normally hits crops at the flowering and seed stages, which is critical in determining the size of a crop's harvest. Therefore, we need to look beyond the traditional food crops that we have become accustomed to, and start growing those that can withstand harsh weather conditions. According to Science Daily, lead researcher Dr. Kai… Continue reading Drought resistant crops are the way to go.
The talk of food shortage in the tropical regions has dominated headlines of late. This has largely been because of the prolonged dry spell that has of recent faded away. Irrigation has proven to be a viable remedy to the unpredictable prolonged dry spells across the globe. Many countries that are geographically located in hot… Continue reading Irrigation is the long term solution to food shortage.
There is alot of controversy on this climate change phenomenon. Many people believe that climate change and global warming have been blown out of proportion, most notably being the USA president, Donald J. Trump who famously said that; "Climate change is a scam created by China!" Scientists, however, think otherwise with many study findings alluding… Continue reading Is Climate change a hoax?