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World Agriculture and Climate Change: Economic Adaptations. By Roy
Darwin, Marinos Tsigas, Jan Lewandrowski, and Anton Raneses. Natural
Resources and Environment Division, Economic Research Service, U.S. Depart-
ment of Agriculture. Agricultural Economic Report No. 703.
Recent studies suggest that possible global increases in temperature and
changes in precipitation patterns during the next century will affect world agricul-
ture. Because of the ability of farmers to adapt , however, these changes are
not likely to imperil world food production. Nev