Ep. 710: What’s Climate Change Got To Do With Your Dinner?

Climate change is likely to result in increased frequency and intensity of extreme events and alter weather patterns in the long run. This, in turn, will impact agriculture and food security. In this episode, Arjun Gargeyas talks to Atish Padhy and Aarthi Ratnam on the potential effects of climate change on food production, diversification of animal husbandry, and the global supply of food products.

Readings:

Here’s how climate change will affect what you eat

WashingtonPost article on Climate Change and ThanksGiving

TO SURVIVE IN A WETTER WORLD, RAISE DUCKS, NOT CHICKENS

How climate change might affect tea