Farmers turn to new breeds engineered to take the heat
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Farmers turn to new breeds engineered to take the heat

Des Moines : IA : USA | Aug 12, 2012 at 2:12 AM PDT
Source: Sacramento Bee
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Iowa – Cattle are being bred with genes from their African cousins that are accustomed to hot weather. New corn varieties are emerging with larger roots for gathering water in a drought. Someday, the plants may even be able to "resurrect" themselves after a long dry spell, recovering quickly when rain... FULL ARTICLE AT Sacramento Bee
 
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