30 Sep '14, 6pm

6 Striking Facts on The Science Of Coffee & Climate Change #truthbombs from @jennyneill

6 Striking Facts on The Science Of Coffee & Climate Change #truthbombs from @jennyneill

About a year ago, we unveiled the shocking coffee leaf rust facts every coffee lover should know. This week, agreements and commitments resulting from the UN Climate Change Summit garnered applause from some fronts and criticism from others. While coverage of large milestones in addressing climate change is important, the media orgies spawned by such major meetings often overlook what researchers, scientists, and agronomists are doing in the field or a laboratory to find ways to address the very real, usually localized, effects of climate variability. Coffee farmers experience the struggles of climate variability first hand, and we wanted to take a closer look at how the science of climate change intersects with the realities of the coffee industry.

Full article: http://sprudge.com/6-amazing-facts-scientific-progress-de...

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