Whether society acknowledges it or not, the world's climate is changing and the effects it is having on agriculture remains a telling sign. The year 2014 is off to a difficult start as weather becomes more extreme around the world. Some areas accustomed to rains are facing extreme droughts and more moderate regions are facing heavy rains. A recently published study from the University of Leeds suggested that climate change will begin to reduce crop yields earlier than expected as world output is expected to fall starting in 2030.
On the frontlines of battling this problem are the well-established plant genomic companies such as Monsanto (MON), Bayer (BAYRY), DuPont (DD), and ...
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