Crops like grapes and peaches are among the most impacted by frost, which can lead to physiological stress and a reduction in plant development.
As growers look to the next season and plan their spring planting, they will be watching for the first signals of how their crops will succeed throughout the spring and summer and into harvest.
2017 was an extremely hot and dry year in Portugal, with temperatures reaching 40 degrees Fahrenheit above average and summer temperatures extending through the end of October.
An interview with Ramez Naam The following is an edited transcript of our interview with Ramez Naam, co-chair for energy and environment at Singularity University.
It is hard to believe that it is that time of year again: The combines are rolling and farmers across Canada, where I am based, are starting to pack, or have just finished packing, their bunks and