CEE Seminar: Climate Change and Food Security: Challenges and Choices

Oct 18

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October 18, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Presenter

Lewis H. Ziska, Columbia University Medical Center, Associate Professor of Environmental Health Science

As the climate becomes more uncertain, there is concern regarding changes in basic aspects of food security, including production, safety and quality. In this presentation I will review the challenges that rising CO2 and climate change imposes for these aspects for a number of key agronomic systems, with a special focus on rice. However, I will also begin to address potential means to address these vulnerabilities, both in regard to management and genetics. Join Zoom Meeting: https://duke.zoom.us/j/95500525818?pwd=bEFXQnFpcWR6TWJER0dwcTBacGRvUT09 Meeting ID: 955 0052 5818 Passcode: 051843