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How We Could Prevent a Global Rice Shortage

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Published on Oct 21, 2019

Rice production needs to see a 50% increase by 2030 to keep up with population growth, but as the climate warms, rice plants will likely become less efficient. Fortunately, scientists are working on a pretty clever potential solution.

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