26 Nov '16, 3am

Study Suggests Leaf Rust May Not Be Caused By Climate Change

They found that, while the climate at that time was conducive for the spread of the lethal fungus, the financial crisis negatively affected a farmer’s ability to care for his crops, which the authors suggest played a much larger role in the spread of roya. According to the paper, due to rising prices farmers were using less fertilizer for their coffee trees than they normally would, “and this was probably one of the factors that led to the rise in coffee leaf rust.”

Full article: http://sprudge.com/study-suggests-leaf-rust-may-not-cause...

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