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Number     Media Type Source                   Author (if Location identified in Relevant climate/weather condition
                                  Title of article/item noted)                       item
                                                                         Commodity implicated    Keywords
02 01 01   NewspaperOntario Farmer             Anderson, Ontario
                                                            Competition Leaves Ontario Growers Struggling
                                  Drought and OverseasFrances                        D
                                                                         Crops, garlic rought    Impact
02 01 07                          Few options in sawfly war
           NewspaperWestern Producer                        Barbara Crops
                                               Duckworth, Alberta                                Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                     Dry conditions
02 01 09                           Post (Regina) Michelle
                                               Lang,       Saskatchewan  Generic      Ominous Risk, Vulnerability
           NewspaperThe LeaderDrought, Soil Erosion Big Fears: Warm WinterDrought For Farmers
02 01 10                          Drought      Briere, Karen
                                                           Saskatchewan  Crops       Sask.
           NewspaperWestern Producer forces large crop insurance payout in Drought, hail         Adaptation, Impact
02 01 10                          Chemical Raine, Michael
           NewspaperWestern Producer company shares farmers' risk        Crops                   Adaptation, risk
                                                                                     Frost, drought, hail, wind, snow
02 01 10                          Arid Winter Spells Doom for Farms
                                                           Canada
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Oziewicz, Estanislao Generic                              Vulnerability
                                                                                     Warmer temperatures
02 01 14                          Winter       Raine, Michael Prairies
                                                           The           Crops,      Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer wheat for dry areas focus of study winter wheat Adaptation
02 01 17                          Sask. Gets Briere, Karen
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Saskatchewan
                                               Climate Centre            Generic                 Adaptation
                                                                                     Climate Change
02 01 28                          Shatterproof canola wanted
           NewspaperWestern Producer                                                 Dry         Impact,
                                               White, Ed Manitoba Crops, Canola weather, hail Adaptation
02 02 04              University of California - Davis Via Int Nitrate IncorporationGlobal climate change
           News release                                    EurekAlert Crops
                                  High Co2 Levels Hamper USA                          By Plants Impact, Vulnerability
02 02 05                          Rains                    Int of Brazil
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Welcomed In Parts - Brazil Crops, soybeans                    Impact
                                                                                     Drought, rain
02 02 07                          Wheat        Morrison, KarenPrairies
                                                           The           Crops,
           NewspaperWestern Producer Midge Cases Dropping Like Flies wheat           Drought     Impact, Adaptation
02 02 11              AgWeb.com
           News release                        Danley-Greiner, Kristin Crops
                                                            Cause                    Global climate change
                                  Global Warming Could Int USAShift In Growing Regions Impact
02 02 12                          Tax                      Ontario       Livestock, Cattle
                                                                                     Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Deferral Available For Drought-Year Livestock Sales Adaptation
02 02 12                          Do's and Bell, Ian Manitoba Livestock, cattle, crops, straw
           NewspaperWestern Reporter Don'ts of using straw rations                   Drought     Adaptation
02 02 12                          Drought's Strauss, Stephen - the Prairies Drought
                                                           Canada
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Impact Slight, Study Shows        Crops, Livestock        Impact
02 02 14                          Grasshopper threat can be controlled, saycereals, weathermpact, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Alberta
                                               Raine, Michael                        Dry
                                                                         Crops, experts lentils I
02 02 14              Aganswers.net Peanuts? It CouldInt USA - If Temps Keep Rising Impact, Vulnerability, risk
           News release           Ohio                                   Crops       Global
                                                            Happen Great Lakes Region warming
02 02 16                          Hubley Says Climate Change Hurting Agriculture
                                               Brown,                    Crops, Livestock climate change
                                                                                     Global      Risk, Blames U.S.
           NewspaperJournal Pioneer (Summerside)Jim Canada - The Maritimes Industry: Also Vulnerability And European
02 02 18                          Another                  Canada - Western
                                                                          Western El Nino
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail El Nino Expected to AffectGeneric Canada                  Risk, Impact
02 02 19   NewspaperOntario Farmer                          Rainfall
                                  Pollution Affects World Global PatternsGeneric     Pollution Impact
02 02 20                          Western Foss, FateCanada - Western
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Farmers'Krista Tied to El Nino    Generic     El Nino     Risk, Vulnerability
02 02 20                          Sticky Business: WarmInt USA
                                                            Winters Crops, Maple trees temperatures
                                                                                     Warmer Impact, Vulnerability
           NewspaperThe Washington Post Martinez, Barbara E. Make It Tough To Keep The Maple Syrup Pouring
02 02 22                          Prairie      Pratt, SeanCanada
           NewspaperWestern Producer Precipitation Improves WithGeneric   El Nino Precipitation  Impact
02 02 22                          Prairie Farmers Brace forCanada        Crops
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Walton, Dawn Bugs - the Prairies Drought                  Risk, Vulnerability
02 02 22                          Maritime Cox, Kevin Canada - The Maritimes
                                                                         Generic
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Drought Threatens Water Table, Crops          Drought     Impact, Vulnerability
02 02 22                          Warm Weather MeansCanada - SaskatchewanGeneric
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Foss, Krista Prairie Gopher Derby Drought                 Impact
02 02 25                          Annual       Briere, Karen
                                                           Saskatchewan  Crops, barley, oats,    Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer crops make feasible grazing option Drought triticale, millet, corn
02 02 26   NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Int - USA, Michigan
                                                                         Generic
                                  Michigan To Help Farmers With Drought Losses       Drought     Adaptation
02 02 26              Reuters
           News release                        Brough, David Asia
                                                           Int           Crops,
                                  El Nino Worries Asian Rice Farmers-FAORiceDrought              Impact, Vulnerability
02 02 27                          The Dirt      Dry Land Farming: - Alberta Snow Drought
           NewspaperSt. Albert Gazette OnJones, Susan      Canada Lack OfCrops                   Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                     Has Forced Farmers To Explore New Method
02 02 28                          Droughts Could Cut Kimanada Saskatchewan
                                                           C             Generic     Global climate change, Drought
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalMcNairn,Back Sask.- Flowing Wheat Fields Impact
02 02 28                          Arid, Post Ruane, MichaelNature's Out Of Sync
                                                           Int E.        Generic
           NewspaperThe Washington Arid, All Around, AndUSA - Mid Atlantic Drought               Impact, Vulnerability
02 03                 E           Mild Agri-News
                                               Thompson, Early Sap Run
                                                            Catherine Crops,         Warmer Impact
           on line news astern Ontario Weather Triggers Canada - Ontario Maple trees temperatures
02 03 01              Cornell University NewswiseThreatens Northeast
           News release           Severe Drought                         Generic
                                                           Int USA - Northeast Drought           Vulnerability
02 03 01                          Kansas       White, Ed Int, USA, shape Crops,      Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer winter wheat crop in badKansas winter wheat Impact
02 03 01                          Grain Bin White, Ed Canada             Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer Pests Frolic Through Warm Winter Warm temperatures          Impact, Vulnerability
02 03 05                          Website USDA             The Prairies, Int,        Western Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer helps in battling hoppers CropsUSA, Drought States
02 03 05                          Global       Thompson, Canada
                                                            Kerry        Generic      Topic It Should Be, Workshop Told
           NewspaperGuelph Mercury Warming's Impact On Farming Not HotGlobal climate change      Impact, Adaptation
02 03 07                          Heat-tolerant canola ready
           NewspaperWestern Producer           Bell, Ian Saskatchewan                Heat, drought
                                                                         Crops, canola           Adaptation
02 03 11              AgriLink Mild Winter Blamed For Corn Disease Alert Warmer temperatures
           News release                                                  Crops,
                                                           Canada - Ontario Corn                 Impact, Vulnerability
02 03 12   NewspaperOntario Farmer             Romahn, Jimntario
                                                           O
                                  Climate Change Conference ShortGeneric              InformationAdaptation
                                                                          On SpecifcClimate Change
02 03 12   NewspaperOntario Farmer             Friesen, Ronhe Prairies
                                                           T             Generic                 Adaptation
                                  Drought Looking Lightly Again In The West Drought, Global Warming
02 03 12                          Dry          Gallagher, Patrick
                                                           Canada
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Winter Spells Problems AheadGeneric               Dry Winter Risk, impact
02 03 12              Associated Lettuce Shortage Sends Prices -UpCrops, Lettuce
           News release           Press                    Int
                                               Brice, Jessica USA California                     Impact
                                                                                     Adverse weather conditions
02 03 12              Reuters
           News release                        Aglay, DollyInt Philippines
                                                                         Crops, RiceDrought, El Impact
                                  El Nino Threat Delays Manila's Rice Import Plans                Nino
02 03 14                          Spot loss Briere, Karen   tossed to cover
                                                                         Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer hail coverageSaskatchewan costs,Hail options    fund        Impact
02 03 14                          Water        Duckworth, Alberta
                                                            Barbara Crops, farmers   Drought     Adaptation,
           NewspaperWestern Produceravailability worries Alberta irrigationsugar beet, potatoes, barleyrisk
02 03 14                          Kyoto Treaty's Aim Is Canada
           NewspaperThe Kitchener-Waterloo Record To Ease Global Warming Generic                 Impact, Vulnerability
                                                                                     Global climate change
02 03 14   NewspaperTulsa World                Nascenzi, Nicole
                                                           Int Wheat Crop In- Oklahoma
                                                                         Crops Wheat
                                  Drought, Insects ThreatenUSA - Oklahoma Drought, Insects       Impact
02 03 15                         Expert      Wilson, Barry PrairieGeneric
                                                         The                     Global climate change
           NewspaperWestern Producer Questions Minister'sPrairies Drought Explanation Impact, Vulnerability
02 03 19                         U.S.                     Continue
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Drought Likely To Int - USA Crops             Drought     Impact, Risk
02 03 19                         Researchers Probe ClimateUSA, Michigan
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                    Generic                Impact,
                                                         Int - Change Impacts Climate Change Adaptation
02 03 19                         Canola      Bell, Ian Saskatchewan   Crops, or wait weather
                                                                                 Dry         I
           NewspaperWestern Producer growers face dilemma: Plant earlycanola for rain?mpact, Adaptation
02 03 21                         SWP prepares for Adrian
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     Saskatchewan
                                             Ewins, drought                      Drought
                                                                      Crops, wheat, canola Adaptation
02 03 21                         Cold won't stop grasshoppers
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     Alberta
                                             Raine, Michael           Generic                Impact
                                                                                 Cool temperatures
02 03 22             AgNet
           News release                                  Int Being Green Wheat
                                                                      Crops,
                                 Wheat Finds It's Not EasyUSA - Ohio This Early               temperatures
                                                                                 Fluctuating Impact, Vulnerability
02 03 28                         The insurance maze Manitoba Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Bell, Ian                           Drought     Impact
02 04 01                         Winter      Bell, Ian The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer wheat: did it survive?                      Dry weather
                                                                      Crops, winter wheat Impact
02 04 02                         Farmers Briere, Budget  Saskatchewan
           NewspaperWestern Producer call Sask.Karen a dud Generic               Drought     Impact, Adaptation
02 04 02                         Weather worries hurt cornUSA Great Plains drought
           NewspaperGlobe and Mail                       Int prices corn                     impact, risk
02 04 02             Lethbridge Research Centre to fuel expanding Prairie acerage
           News release          New bean varieties      Prairies     beans      drought     adaptation
02 04 04             Pioneer Hi-bred Limited
           News release                                  Canada       generic    prevalent: Pioneer agriculture specialists sugg
                                 Mild/dry weather means insects may be more heat, drought    adaptation, pests
02 04 08                         Potassium helps crop during drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     Saskatchewan
                                             Raine, Michael           Crops      Drought     Adaptation
02 04 08             AgriLink Soil moisture back to normal
           News release                                               generic                risk, impact
                                                         southwestern Ontario drought, soil moisture
02 04 09                         Early                   Int - USA, Iowa
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Application Can Thwart Drought     Crops      Drought     Adaptation
02 04 09                         Weather Experts See A Return ToGeneric Weather This Year
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       Ontario
                                             Carter, Laura             Normal                Impact
                                                                                 climate change
02 04 09             AgWeb.com
           News release                      Johnston, Julianne Mid-West
                                                         Int USA      generic
                                 Warm winter puts fall-applied nitrogen at risk heat         risk, impact
02 04 09             Knight-Ridder Tribune Kram, JerryInt USA Mid-North West, production impact
           News Release                                    W.         honey      heat,
                                 Minnesota, Dakotas experience decline in honey drought      risk,
02 04 10                         Snow not enough, says agrologist field
                                             Walter, Ron
           NewspaperThe Times-Herald (Moose Jaw) Saskatchewan crops drought, soil moisture   risk, impact
02 04 11             AgWeb.com
           News release          Rains reduce pest population inMissouri Missouri
                                             Johnston, Julianne southern
                                                         Int USA      generic                risk, impact
                                                                                 precipitation, soil moisture
02 04 12                         Alberta     MacArthur, Alberta
                                                         Mary
           NewspaperWestern Producer extends drought programs generic            drought     Adaptation
02 04 12                         Beliefs      on climate The
                                                         solutions generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer varyMorrison, KarenPrairies                             Ghg
                                                                                 climate change mitigation, adaptation
02 04 12                          Post (Regina) Michelle
                                             Lang,       Saskatchewan
           NewspaperThe LeaderDrought Threat Influences Planting      Crops      Drought     Impact, Adaptation
02 04 15                         Survival Of Overwintering Borers Generic
                                             Crop Development,
                                                         Int
           Magazine Pest Management and Steffey, Kevin USA University of Illinois            Impact
                                                                                 Mild winter weather
02 04 15                         Farmers Bell, Ian Manitoba Crops                Dry weather daptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer urged to consider alternatives to cultivation           A
02 04 16                         Science Helps Weather Sleuths Forecast TheEl Nino Nino
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       Canada       Generic     Next El    Adaptation
02 04 18                         Alpine      Duckworth, Barbara Generic
           NewspaperWestern ProducerSnow Plentiful Alberta                       Snow        Impact, Risk
02 04 18                         Alberta     Duckworth, Alberta
                                                          Barbara Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer developing a plan for drought               Drought     Adaptation
02 04 18                         Sask. Hail Insurance Coverage, costs rise
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     Saskatchewan
                                             Briere, Karen            Generic    Hail        Impact
02 04 19                         U.S.                    Int USA      El Nino    El Nino
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Could begin seeing impact of generic by midsummerrisk, impact
02 04 19             Ag
           News release Answers                          Int USA      generic    winter
                                 Slugs hatching, gorging themselves on Ohio fields weather   impacts
02 04 21             Canadian Press
           News release                                  Alberta       issues-who gets what risk, impact wanes
                                 Albertans grapple with tough watergeneric       drought      when supply
02 04 22             AgWeb.com
           News release                      Johnston, Julianne
                                                           patterns generic      seasonal impact
                                 Climatologist: seasonalInt USA established in mid-Aprilweather patterns
02 04 22                         Some        Dunfield, Allison
                                                         Priaries     generic
           NewspaperGlobe and Mail drought relief expected for western Canada                vulnerability
                                                                                 drought, heat
02 04 22   NewspaperNational Post                        warm weather hurts maple syrup crops impact
                                 Ontario: unseasonably Ontario        maple syrupheat        risk,
02 04 23             Reuters
           News release                                  Int importsrice
                                                                      due
                                 Philippines eyes more ricePhilippines to El Nino            risk, impact, adaptation
                                                                                 El Nino, drought, flooding
02 04 24                                     Habib, LucasCanada
           Magazine @ Guelph Weather it Will or Weather it Won't      Generic                Impact
                                                                                 Localized weather patterns
02 04 25                         Alberta     Duckworth, Alberta
                                                           dry disaster
           NewspaperWestern Producer county declaresBarbara Crops, cattle,       Drought     Impact, Adaptation
02 04 25                         Drought-tolerant canola registered Crops, canola
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     Saskatchewantime for spring
                                             Briere, Karen            in                     Adaptation
                                                                                 Drought, heat
02 04 26                         Scientists              Int UK       Generic                monitoring
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald Say 2002 Hottest Year on Record Warm global temperatures
02 04 26                         Government              Ontario      Crops, vegetables
                                                                                  technologyadaptation
           NewspaperThe Lindsay Daily Post encouraging use of drip irrigationdrought
02 04 29                         Sawfly      Raine, intoAlberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer set to carveMichael   crops                 Dry         Impact
                                                                      Crops, wheat, conditions
02 04 30                         Fruit       Face Temperature
                                                         O            Fruit,     Hot weather, frost, Extreme weather
                                                                                             Impact
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Trees Romahn, Jimntario Stress grapes, pears, cherries, plums
02 04 30             Ag
           News release Answers                          Then play Crops, cornprecipitation
                                 Too wet to plant corn? Int USA by the "rules"               adaptation
02 05                            Research threatens U.S. USA
                                             McGraw, Int
           Magazine Agricultural New aphid Magazine Lindasoybeans     Soybeans temperature   impact
02 05                Better Farmer
           News release          2002's warm winter- A precursorAmerica to come
                                             Hengeveld, Int North of more
                                                          Henry       generic    heat        climate change trends
02 05                            Future Extremes Steven
                                             Fick,
           Magazine Canadian Geographic May/June 2002    Canada       Generic    Climate     Monitoring, Vulnerability
02 05                            Grasshopper Savage, Candace - The Prairies Insects, Grasshoppers
           Magazine Canadian Geographic May/June 2002;   Canada       Generic                Monitoring
02 05 02             Ag
           News release Answers                          Int USA      Crops, cornprecipitation
                                 Previous years prove late-planted corn isn't history        adaptation
02 05 02             Asia        More Thai Komolkul, Jittanan
                                                         Int ThailandCrops, Soybeans
           News release Intelligence wire farmers growing drought-resistant soy  drought     adaptation
02 05 03                         Dry High Plains are blowing away, field crops drought
           NewspaperNew York Times                       Int          again
                                             Egan, TimothyUSA Great Plains                   risk, impact
02 05 07              Agence French Pressemakes contingency plans to mitigate El Nino dry spell
           News release           Philippines                           generic
                                                           Int Philippines           drought     adaptation
02 05 07                          A                        Int Southern Africa
                                                                        generic      El Nino       groups fear worst
           NewspaperNational Post new El Nino could devastate southern Africa: food relieffood shortage, famine
02 05 09                          U.S.         Fabi, Randy world        generic
           NewspaperNational Post forecasters estimate impact of El Nino: lessNino               food shortage
                                                                                     El devastating than 1997-1998
02 05 10              Pest        Chances of Crop Malvick USA increased after warm winter
                                                Stewart's Wilt of corn Crops, of Illinois
                                                           Int
           News release Management and Dean Development, Universitycorntemperature               impact
02 05 13   News release
                      Integrated Pest Managementslow Gary major disease problems
                                  Corn emergence
                                               Munkvold, but USA Iowa
                                                           Int no       corn                     impact
                                                                                     cool temperature
02 05 13                          Wheat disease and 6-13, USA Ohio Ohio
                                               Lipps, Pat Int 2002, The wheat        cool nightime
                                                                                                 impact
           Newsletter Ohio C.O.R.N. Newsletter, May growth stage update State University temperature
02 05 13                          Chem-fallow pays in wake of droughts
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       The
                                               Raine, Michael Prairies               Drought
                                                                        Crops, grains, canola Impact, Adaptation
02 05 13              Canadian Press braces for grasshopper infestation after mild winter and drought
           News release           Alberta                  Alberta      Crops                    impacts
                                                                                     drought, heat
02 05 14                          Cold                     The Prairies
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Weather Delays Prairie Seedin        Crops                    Impact
                                                                                     Cold Temperatures
02 05 14   NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Int - USA, Michigan
                                  Reducing Vineyard Frost Damage Fruits, grapes,     Frost       Impact, Adaptation
02 05 16                          Snowstorm adds moisture to parched south Snow, dry weather, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Alberta      Crops                    Impact, drought
02 05 16              Canadian Press
           News release                                    Nova for declining number of N.S.impacts
                                  Drought, high costs to blameScotia    generic      drought       farms
02 05 16              NASA
           News release                                    Int USA      generic       carbon in opportunties,patterns
                                                                                                  precipitation sequestration
                                  Changes in rainfall patterns spur plant growth,changesabsorption across U.S.
02 05 17              BioMedNet Invasive species head "unwanted" generic
           News release           News         Perks, Bea world          list        heat        impact
02 05 17              Science, Volume 296, NumberAnne Simon generic
                                               Moffat, 5571, pp. 1226-1229
                                                           world
           Peer-reviewed journal Finding new ways to protect drought striken plants  drought     risk, impact
02 05 20              AgWeb.com
           News release                        Johnston, Julianne Iowa
                                                           Int USA      Crops, cornheat
                                  Researchers sees increased risk of Stewart's disease           impact
02 05 20                                       Petit, blame it USA
                                                           Int on       generic      El prehaps risk,
           NewspaperU.S. News The great drying: Charles W. distant oceans-and Nino, drought impacton global warming
02 05 21   NewspaperOntario Farmer             Tenuta, Albert
                                                           Ontario      Crops, corn, soybeans And Increase Chance Of Root Rot
                                                                                     Cold Temperatures
                                  Lingering Cold Temperatures Will Slow Seed Emergence Impact, Adaptation
02 05 21                          Wet                      Int To Panic Crops, corn,
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Spring Is No Reason - USA, Ohio, Indiana soybeans Wet SpringImpact, Adaptation
02 05 21                          Go with      Raine, Michael
                                                           Saskatchewan Crops, barley, oats,
           NewspaperWestern Producer what works when picking a greenfeedDrought peas             Adaptation
02 05 21   News release                                     territorial generic      climate change
                                                                                                 mitigation, adaptation
                                  Federal, provincial and Canada ministers of energy and environment discuss climate chang
02 05 22              Knight-Ridder Tribune Cook, AnneInt USA Illinois population
           News Release                                                 corn
                                  Rain in Illinois helps control rootworm                        risk, impact
                                                                                     precipitation
02 05 22                          Water heating              salmon Livestock, heat,              temperatures
           NewspaperThe Vancouver Province for trout,Int Pacific North-West fish water impact, risk
02 05 23              Crop        Wheat        Tenuta, Albert
           News release Pest Ontario Foliar diseases Ontario            wheat                    impact,
                                                                                     cool temperature adaptation
02 05 23              Crop        Strange
           News release Pest Ontario spring/strange Ontario
                                               Schaafsma,pests
                                                             Art        generic                  impact
                                                                                     cool temperatures and precipitation
02 05 23              Associated Reserve land opened for grazing generic
           News release           Press                    Int USA                   drought     adaptation
02 05 23              Michigan State UniversityinsectBeth and Pet, Walter
           News release           Weather and              Int USA Michigan
                                               Bishop, development generic                       impact
                                                                                     temperature and precipitation
02 05 24              Ag
           News release Answers                            Int USA Mid-West wear
                                                                          for the
                                  After rain, cold, wheat may worsenCrops, wheat                 impact
                                                                                     precipitation
02 05 25                          Stinging Jaimet, Kate anada
                                                           C            generic      heat        risk, impact
           NewspaperNorthern Daily NewsReality: mosquitoes and microbes could carry disease to Canada
02 05 25                           Citizen     Jaimet, Kate anada
                                                           C            generic      heat        risk, impact
           NewspaperThe OttawaScientists warn disease could follow climate change: Malaria, Encephalitis possible outcome
02 05 27                          Cool springBell, Ian Manitoba Crops, canola, lentils, chickpeas
           NewspaperWestern Producer            slows weed battle                                Impact,
                                                                                     Cool temperatures Adaptation
02 05 27              Canadian Press weather hurts crops
           News release           Cold                                  Crops,       frost
                                                           southern Ontario vegetables, Asparagusimpacts
02 05 28                          Frost                    Int- USA, Michigan
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Injury Mimics Insect DamageCrops                  Frost       Impact
02 05 28                          Hard          Hit Many Early Crops Crops, vegetables, asparagus, strawberries, sweet corn, c
           NewspaperOntario Farmer FrostsRomahn, Jimntario O                         Frost       Impact
02 05 28                          Frosty       Carter, Out Early Planted Tomato Frost
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Nights WipeJeffrey      Ontario                     vegetables, tomatoes. Sweet corn,
                                                                        Crops, corn,Crop         Impact, Adaptation
02 05 28   NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Int, USA, Help
                                  Montana Farmers Seek Drought Montana  Generic      Drought     Adaptation
02 05 28              Agence France Pressebraces for newPhilippines
           News release           Philippines                            drought drought
                                                           Int El Nino generic                   adaptation
02 05 29              Associated Vidalia disaster ElliotInt USA Georgia
           News release           Press        Minor,                   Generic                  impacts, adaptation
                                                                                     drought, disease
02 05 29              Canadian Press not giving southwestern Ontario farmers any breaks frost spring
           News release           Nature                                Crops, fruit             impact
                                                           southwestern Ontario precipitation, this
02 05 29              Journal of Warming temperaturesworld freeze North American timber industry
                                                             may
           Peer-reviewed journal Agricultural and Resource Economics    timber                   impacts
                                                                                     climate change
02 05 29              Reuters
           News release                                    Int Ukraine crops grain
                                  Ukraine's drought kills 45,000ha ofCrops, so far   drought     impacts
02 05 29                          Farms Chalk Up Krista    Canada
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Foss,Record Earnings Crops, Livestock         Drought     Impact
02 05 29                           Mercury                 southwestern Crops, grain
           NewspaperThe GuelphNature not giving farmers any breaksOntario precipitation, winds   impacts
02 05 29                           Post (Regina) Michelle
                                               Lang,       Saskatchewan
           NewspaperThe LeaderDrought forces major cattle sell offLivestock, cattle  drought     risks, impacts
02 05 29                          Patterns rain make drought
                                                           world        generic
           NewspaperWashington Post of Ruane, Michael E. a complex picture                       impacts
                                                                                     drought, precipitation
02 05 30                          $150 million needed for cattle: APAS
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Saskatchewan
                                               Briere, Karen                         Drought
                                                                        Livestock, Cattle        adaptation
02 05 30                          Agriculture going green: census Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Canada
                                               Wilson, Barry                                     Adaptation
                                                                                     Climate Change
02 05 30              Associated Colorado wheat
           News release           Press                    Int          Crops,       drought, impacts
                                               Kohler, Judith USA Colorado Winter wheatfrost
02 05 30              Associated Warming climate causes earlier bloom
           News release           Press                                 generic
                                                           Int United Kingdom        heat        impacts
02 05 30              Canadian Press
           News release                                    Ontario      Crops, government for impact frost-bitten crops
                                  Ontario ginseng growers are appealing to ginseng   frost        help with
02 05 30                          Study shows warming Int United Kingdom
                                               Recer, Paul              generic
           NewspaperThe Kitchener-Waterloo Record climate causing flowersheat                    adaptation
                                                                                      to bloom earlier in spring
02 05 31                          Soybean foliage diseases USA begin to
                                               Sweets, Laura may
                                                           Int          Soybeans precipitation
           Newsletter Integrated Pest and Crop Management Newsletter show up                     impact
02 05 31              Agence France Presse
           News release                                      Int El Nino,generic       El Nino     risks, impacts
                                   Malaysia ready for weakerEast AsiaBorneo expected to be worst hit
02 05 31              Associated Colo. Counties are disaster areas livestock, crops
           News release            Press                     Int USA Colorado          drought     adaptation
02 05 31   NewspaperNational Post               Recer, PaulI with biology scientists heat
                                                                          generic
                                   Global Warming fiddles nt United Kingdom             report     adaptation
02 05 31              Science                   Fitter, flowering time Kingdom
                                                              and Fitter, generic
                                                                           British
           Peer-reviewed journal Rapid changes in A. H.Int UnitedinR. S. R.Plants      heat        impacts
02 05 31                           Corn         Suderman, Int USA
                                                             Arlan                                 impacts
           NewspaperWallaces Farmeroff to poorest start on record Crops, corntemperature, precipitation
02 06                              How June MacRae, Rod
                                                2000         Canada       Generic
           Magazine The Rural Voice,Will Your Farm Cope with a Changing Climate? changeClimate     Monitoring, Vulnerability, Adaptatio
02 06 01                           Plant buds give climateCanada
           NewspaperThe Delta Optimist                        clues       generic      heat        adaptation
02 06 03              AgWeb.com
           News release            USDA declares counties in Nebraska, Texas and Wyoming disaster areas
                                                Johnston, Julianne
                                                             Int USA      generic      drought     adaptation
02 06 03                           Climate      Revkin, Andrew C.
                                                             says in
           NewspaperNew York Times changing U.S. Int USAreport            generic                  impacts
                                                                                       climate change
02 06 03                           Rising       Graham, SarahInt United Kingdom
                                                                          generic
           Magazine Scientific America temperatures tied to flowers' earlier bloom     heat        adaptation
02 06 04   NewspaperOntario Farmer              Reschke, Peter, Marion, Michael-Allan
                                                              Out
                                   Ginseng Crops Frozen Ontario                        Frost
                                                                          Crops, ginseng           Impact, risk
02 06 04              Ag
           News release Answers                              Int USA      Crops, corn
                                   Rootworms less likely to pester farmers this year               impacts
02 06 04              Associated Dry Nebraska
           News release            Press        Bauer, Scott USA Nebraska
                                                             Int          generic      drought     adaptation
02 06 04              Associated Pennyslvania vineyards USA Pennyslvania frosts
           News release            Press                     Int          Crops, fruit, grapes     risks, impacts
02 06 04              Reuters
           News release                                      Int USA      Crops        global warming
                                   Global warming would help many US crops - EPA report impacts
02 06 04              University of Minnesota
           News release                                      world         cracking                 communities
                                   Invading species have harder timegeneric diverse plant adaptations
02 06 06                           Optimism not drying upThe Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer            Bell, Ian                              Drought, peas,
                                                                                                   Impact
                                                                          Crops, winter wheat, Wind barley
02 06 07                           Prairie       barley takes roller-coaster ride Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer feedWhite, Ed The Prairies                                    Impact
                                                                          Crops, barley, Livestock, hogs
02 06 07                           Livestock Bell, Ian
           NewspaperWestern Producer feed, pastureThe Prairies            livestock, crops temperature, limited precipitation
                                                              in short supply          Cool        risks, impact
02 06 07                           Warmer, wetter weather could Canada
                                                Brown,                    potatoes temperature, precipitation
           NewspaperJournal Pioneer (Summerside)Jim Atlantic lead to more blight and sprays        impacts
02 06 11   NewspaperOntario Farmer              Reschke, Peter Prairies
                                   Parched Prairie           The          Crops        Drought     Impact, Risk, Adaptation
02 06 11   NewspaperOntario Farmer                           Ontario      Crops, winter wheat Impact,
                                   Streaky Wheat Expected To Improve Warmth Cool temperatures Adaptation
02 06 11                           Diversification keeps risk manageable
           NewspaperWestern Producer                                                   Drought     Adaptation, risk
                                                Bell, Ian Manitoba Crops, beans, potatoes, oats, peas, wheat
02 06 12              ca.news.yahoo.com floods, fires and snow to take toll on harvest: wheat boardsnow
           News release            Drought, Weber, Bob       Priaries     Crops                    impacts
                                                                                       drought, floods, fire,
02 06 13                           Drought      Raine, Michael Prairies
                                                             The                       Drought, Flooding
           NewspaperWestern Producer lifts in southern Prairies Crops, lentils, Livestock, cattle  Impact
02 06 13              Reuters
           News release            Southwest drought to ignite more fires
                                                Fabi, Randy USA south west
                                                             Int          generic      drought     impacts
02 06 14              Canadian Press drought leads to deeper quarterly loss drought
           News release            Severe                    Saskatchewan               at         impacts
                                                                          Crops, wheat Saskatchewan Wheat Pool
02 06 17   NewspaperOntario Farmer                           world        Crops,       heat
                                   Late-planted crops face a host of threats corn, soybeans risk, impact
02 06 17                           Weed         Manitoba Weather
                                                             Manitoba
           NewspaperWestern ProducerControl for DryAgriculture Crops                               Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                       Dry weather, drought
02 06 17                           Crop Scouting no Sunday drive Crops, canola, pulse Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer                         Saskatchewan
                                                McMillan D'Arce                        Wet weather, Drought, hail
02 06 17              Reuters
           News release                         Ingerwersen, USA acres of farmland
                                                              300,000 Crops
                                   Minnesota floods claimIntJulie Minnesota            flooding    impacts
02 06 17              Virginia Tech
           News release                                       growing corn possible,
                                                                          Crops, cornprecipitation
                                   Improving water use in Int USA mid-Atlantic study shows         adaptation
02 06 18   NewspaperOntario Farmer              Ford, Is Good For         Generic      Flood
                                   Boating Forecast Ray OntarioNorthwestern Ontario Fields         Impact, Adaptation
02 06 18   NewspaperOntario Farmer                            On Prairies
                                   Drought Still Top Issue The PrairiesCrops           Drought     Impact
02 06 18   NewspaperOntario Farmer              Tenuta, Albert
                                                             Ontario
                                   Weather May Favour Rust Diseases       Crops, wheat Cool weatherImpact
02 06 19              OMAF
           News release                         Tenuta, Albert
                                                             Ontario       it on the precipitation
                                   Fusarium maps confusing? Blame generic weather                  adaptation
02 06 19              OMAF
           News release            Flooded corn and soybeans:and Tenuta,affect?
                                                Verhallen, Anne what's the soybeans
                                                             Eastern Ontario Albert
                                                                          corn,                    impacts
                                                                                       precipitation, flooding
02 06 20              Agnet
           News release                                      world        generic
                                   Warmer world will be sicker, say scientists                     impacts
                                                                                       climate change
02 06 20                           Drought      White, Aussie crop
           NewspaperWestern Producer threatens Ed Int - Australia                      Drought     Impact
                                                                          Crops, winter wheat, barley, canola
02 06 20                           Days after storm, floods still a problem
           NewspaperWestern Producer                                                   Flood
                                                White, Ed Manitoba Livestock, cattle, pigs, Impact
02 06 20                           Drought       over:APAS
           NewspaperWestern Producer notMorrison, Karen      Saskatchewan              Drought, livestock, cattle
                                                                                                   Adaptation
                                                                          Crops, canola, grain,frost
02 06 20                           Alberta      Duckworth, Alberta
                                                              Barbara Crops, Livestock drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer conditions range from deluge to drought           Rain,       Impact, Adaptation
02 06 20                           University offers drought advice to Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer                         The
                                                Morrison, KarenPrairiesprairie farmers Drought     Adaptation
02 06 20              Agricultural Iowa fields Service, USDA USA Iowa
           News release             Research are focus ofInt              Crops, corn, soybeans soil moisture
                                                                                       precipitation,
                                                              moisture detection experiment adaptation
02 06 21                           "Black" WheatSweets, LauraGlobal
           Newsletter Integrated Pest and Crop Management Newsletter      wheat                     weather
                                                                                       wet, humid impact
02 06 23                           Waiting to fight
                                                Suzuki, David change
           NewspaperCowichan Valley Citizen climate world notgeneric option a viable climate changemitigation, adaptation
02 06 24                           Rain opens grazing doors
           NewspaperWestern Producer                         Saskatchewan              Drought, rain
                                                                                                   Adaptation
                                                                          Crops, oats, barley, rye, winter wheat, triticale, livestock, c
02 06 24                           Feed shortage looms despite rain Livestock, sheep, crops, hay, alfalfa, oats, barley, millet
           NewspaperWestern Producer            Bell, Ian Manitoba                                 Impact
                                                                                       Flood, drought
02 06 24              AgriLink Fusarium web site a hitOntario
           News release                                                   Generic                  adaptation
                                                              with Ontario Farmers current weather conditions
02 06 25              National Centre for Atmospheric Stephanie Northern Plains
           News release                         Kenitzer, Research Generic
                                                             Int USA                   Thunderstorms
                                   Summer Thunderstorms May Become More Predictable impact, risk, extremes
02 06 25   NewspaperOntario Farmer              Powell, GlennOntario      Crops, grapes
                                   Weather Lowers Estimate of Ontario Grape Crop       Frost       Impact
02 06 25                           Farmers Duckworth, Alberta Barbara Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer feel abandoned as weather takes tollDrought                   Impact, Adaptation
02 06 25             Reuters
           News release                                    of Philippines
                                                                       generic
                                   Philippines sees onset Int El Nino in July      El Nino     risk, impacts
02 06 26                           Frost                  Int USA Michigan fruit frost
           NewspaperOntario Farmer takes toll on Michigan fruit crops  Crops,                  risk, impact
02 06 26             NASA
           News release                        O'Carroll, Make Some Areas
                                                          Int USA Rocky Mountain States climate model
                                                                                   temperature, precipitation
                                   Mixed Croplands MayCynthia M. genericCooler, Wetter in Summer
02 06 27             CSIRO
           News release            Climate in a computer Int Australiageneric                  climate model
                                                                                   climate change
02 06 28             Agricultural Scientists gear up to counter soybean rust disease change
           News release            Research Service       Int USA      Soybeans climate        impacts
02 06 28             The                                  Canada
           News release Daily Principal field crop areas 2002                                  impacts
                                                                       field crops weather conditions
02 06 31             Illinois Pest Odd plant diseases due Development
           News release                        Bissonnette, Suzanne Generic
                                                          Int odd
                                   Management and Crop toUSA season                climate     impacts
02 07 02                           Research stays on Int USA Northern Plains helps farmers fight drought
                                                                       field crops CD          adaptation
           Magazine Agricultural So the rainMagazinethe plain: Crop sequence temperature, precipitation
02 07 02                           U.S.                   Int - USA, Southeastern States Frost
                                                                       Generic
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Farmers Get Relief From Extreme Weather         Drought, Adaptation
02 07 02                           Late                   Int - USA, Michigan
                                                                        Crops      Frost       Impact
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Frosts Cut Into Michigan FruitFruits, grapes, peaches, cherries, blueberries, apples
02 07 02                           Creep       Bell, Ian The Prairies  Crops, oats, Livestock,Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producerfeeding can relieve grazing pressure Drought                cattle
02 07 04                           Drought     Duckworth, The Prairies
                                                           Barbara, Briere, KarenDrought
           NewspaperWestern Producer losses mount in Sask., Alta                               Impact,
                                                                       Livestock, cattle, crops, canola Adaptation
02 07 05                           Hot
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Cattle Grow more slowlyInt USA                  Heat
                                                                       Livestock, Cattle       risk, impact
02 07 08                           Check       Pratt, SeanThe Prairies Livestock, Drought      Impact,
           NewspaperWestern Producer dugout quality to keep cattle healthy cattle , crops, grain, Adaptation
02 07 08                           Prepare     Duckworth, Barbara Crops
                                                           drought,
           NewspaperWestern Producer in advance for Alberta experts advise         Drought     Adaptation
02 07 08                           Drought     Duckworth, Alberta
                                                           Barbara Livestock, cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer forces ranchers to sell early                 Drought     Adaptation
02 07 08                           Drought     Duckworth, Alberta
                                                           Barbara Livestock, cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer lingers in east-central Alberta               Drought     Impact
02 07 08             Reuters
           News release                                   Manitoba Crops           climate and weather conditions
                                   High temperatures hasten Manitoba crop development risks, impacts
02 07 08                           U of C      Mark, Michelle
                                                           changes generic
           NewspaperThe Calgary Sun to study climate Calgary                                   risks
                                                                                   climate change
02 07 10   News release
                     Agricultural Tips for keeping cattle cool this summer
                                   Research Service David North America
                                               Elstein,   Int          Cattle      Heat        adaptation
02 07 10                           Australia needs        Int Australiawheat, sheep and cattle
           NewspaperSyndney Morning Herald drought mangement                                   adaptation, management
                                                                                   El Nino, drought
02 07 11                           Feed shortage promptsBarbara off
           NewspaperWestern Producer                        cow sell Crops, Livestock, cattleAdaptation
                                               Duckworth, Alberta                  Drought
02 07 11                           Southern Briere, Karen
           NewspaperWestern Producer Sask. Smiling        Saskatchewan              forage, mustard, lentils, peas
                                                                       Crops, hay,Rain         Impact
02 07 11             AgWeb.com
           News release                                   Int conditions expanded the past week
                                   Drought monitor: Drought USA        generic                 risks
                                                                                   drought monitoring
02 07 11             Knight-Ridder Tribuneand livestockInt USA Kanas
           News Release                                                generic     drought     impacts
                                   Crops die Unruh, Tim lose their appitite in drought-ridden Kanas
02 07 11             Reuters
           News release                                   Int USA      generic
                                   US voters want strict greenhouse gas cuts-survey            ghg mitigation
                                                                                   temperature, precipitation
02 07 11                           Dry doom of Stevenson, Int Australiacrops
                                                            El Nino
           NewspaperSyndney Morning Heraldfarmers asAndrew returns                 drought     impacts
02 07 15                           Heat canker a threat Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer           Alberta Agriculture                 Dry weather, hot weather
                                                                                               Impact, Risk
                                                                       Crops, mustard, flax, sugar beet, vegetables
02 07 15                           Drought, Duckworth, Alberta
                                                           Barbara Livestock, sheep
           NewspaperWestern Producer low demand cut sheep flock                    Drought     Adaptation
02 07 15             AgriLink Dry weather getting to growers and to marketsdrought, heat
           News release                                                field crops
                                                          southwestern Ontario                 impacts
02 07 15             Associated Southern drought JefferySouthern USA
           News release            Press       Collins,   Int          generic     drought     impacts
02 07 15             Reuters
           News release                                   Int USA      Livestock, cattle, Crops, hay
                                   USDA allows emergency haying, grazing in 18droughtstates    adaptation
02 07 16   NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Int - Grow Generic       Drought     Risk, Impact
                                   Drought Area Continues ToUSA, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota
02 07 16                           Poor                   Int USA, OhioCrops, wheat
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Wheat Yields Linked-To Spring Frosts Frost                  Impact, Risk
02 07 16                           Now that's hot Cindy Canada
                                               Day,
           NewspaperThe Evening News (New Glasgow)                     generic                 impacts, risks
                                                                                   drought, heat
02 07 17             Associated One-third of U.S. facing drought generic
           News release            Press                  Int USA
                                               Schmid, Randolph E.                 drought     risks
02 07 17             Reuters
           News release                                   Alberta      generic     drought
                                   Alberta gives farmers C$324 million to cope with drought adaptation
02 07 18   NewspaperGlobe and Mail             Mahoney, Jill
                                                          Prairies
                                   Drought wounds Prairie Farmers generic                      risk,
                                                                                   drought, heat impact
02 07 18                           Spring                 Prairies     Spring wheatdrought
           NewspaperSaskatoon Star wheat downgraded because of widespread drought on Prairies  impact, risk
02 07 19             Ag
           News release Answers                           Int USA      Crops       drought
                                   Against the grain:consumption now tops production           risks, impacts
02 07 19             Reuters
           News release                                   Canada       generic     drought
                                   Drought, lower prices to hurt Canada's farm income          risk, impact
02 07 19                           Beekeepers feel the sting of
                                                          Prairies     honey
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalCockburn, Neco drought, despite aid        drought     impacts, adaptation
02 07 21             The                                  Int
           News release Age El Nino: All together now Australiageneric                         impact, adaptation
                                                                                   precipitation, drought
02 07 22                           Rebuilding pastures requires strategy
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Barbara Crops
                                               Duckworth, Alberta                  Drought     Adaptation, Impact
02 07 23   NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Ontario
                                               Reschke, Peter                      Drought, heat
                                                                       Crops, corn, soybeans Impact
02 07 23             ca.news.yahoo.com
           News release                                   Western Canada
                                                                       Livestock, cattle
                                                                                   drought      B.C., official says
                                   Prairie drought means Alberta producers dumping beef inimpacts
02 07 24             Associated Government mulls emergency measures as drought worsens in much of India aid
           News release            Press       Nirmala George
                                                          Int India    generic     drought     drought, government
02 07 24                           Grasshoppers Plague Province Crops, KimDrought
                                                          Saskatchewan
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Dunfield, Allison and Lunman, Livestock                 Impact
02 07 25                           Ontario      shipped west
                                                          Ontario      Crops, support
           NewspaperWestern Producer hayWilson, Barry to show droughtLivestock     Drought     Adaptation
02 07 25                           Situation              The Prairies             Drought     Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer calls for drought defence Livestock, cattle , crops, grain,
02 07 25                           Severe      Pratt, SeanThe Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer storm delivers strange sights     Generic                 Impact
                                                                                   Drought, Hail, Flood
02 07 25                           Alta. Pledges $324 million to farmers
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Mary
                                               MacArthur, Alberta                  Drought     Adaptation
                                                                       Crops, Livestock, cattle, bees
02 07 25                           Saskatchewan ag minister hints more help coming
           NewspaperWestern Producer                         Saskatchewan
                                                 Briere, Karen            Livestock Drought       Adaptation
02 07 25                           Adjusters Pratt, SeanSaskatchewan      Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer disagree over handling hail claims Hail                      Impact
02 07 25                           Heat wreaks havoc throughout agriculture sectors chickens, pigs, bison
           NewspaperWestern Producer                         Mary
                                                 MacArthur, The Prairies               Heat
                                                                          Livestock, cattle,      Impact
02 07 25                           Brave                     The
           NewspaperWestern Producerfaces, black humour Prairies                       Drought
                                                                          Crops, Livestock        Adaptation
02 07 25   Television CBC                                    Prairies
                                   Can cloud seeding beat the drought?    generic      drought    adaptation
02 07 25              ca.news.yahoo.com to help western farmersCrop, hay drought
           News release            Campaign                  Canada                               adaptation
                                                                           delayed due to possible hay infestation
02 07 26                           Drought       White, Ed The Prairies   Crops, barley,
           NewspaperWestern Producer likely to limit Canadian malting barley Drought    sales     Impact
02 07 26              Agricultural New blueberry blooms Int USA
           News release                          Core, Jim late, ripens blueberries frost
                                    Research Service                      early                   adaptation
02 07 26              ca.news.yahoo.com
           News release                                      Alberta      Livestock, cattle
                                                                                       drought    impacts
                                   Alberta beef prices could rise could rise if shortage felt because of drought
02 07 29                           Drought       Duckworth, Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer damaged pasture needs TLC                         Drought
                                                              Barbara Crops, oats, barley         Impact
02 07 29                           Keeping USDA              Int - SenseLivestock, Heat
           NewspaperWestern Producer Cattle Cool Makes USA, Nebraska cattle                       Adaptation
02 07 29                           Hopper        Raine, to deepen
           NewspaperWestern Producer crisis likelyMichael    Alberta                   Drought
                                                                          Crops, Livestock, cattleImpact, Risk, Adaptation
02 07 30                           Global                    Int USA
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Warming Debate Hits the Farm           Generic                 Risk,
                                                                                       Global warming ghg mitigation, adaptation
02 07 30                           Hot           Carter, for Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Weather GreatKaren        Leafhoppers                apples, Impact, Risk
                                                                          Crops, fruit,Drought vegetables, potatoes
02 07 31                           Can't Stand the Heat? It's No
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Smith, Graeme Wonder  Ontario      generic                 Impact
                                                                                       Warmer temperatures
02 08                              Drought Has Silver 2002
           Magazine Country Guide Ontario, August Lining     Global                    Drought    Impacts, barley - canola
                                                                          Crops - wheat - corn - soybean -Adaptation
02 08                              Irrigation Originated with
                                                  August     Global
           Magazine Country Guide Ontario,Ball, Tim2002Global Warming     Crops                   Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                       Global warming
02 08 01                           Farm groups pan SeanSaskatchewan
           NewspaperWestern Producer             Pratt, Sask. Aid package              Drought
                                                                          Livestock, cattle       Adaptation
02 08 01                           Sask. Livestock breeders get new Livestock Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer             Pratt, SeanSaskatchewan  drought money           Adaptation
02 08 02                           Des Conditions De Croissance Difficiles
           Magazine Grandes Cultures
02 08 02                           Drought       Bell, Ian The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer cuts wide swath through canola canolaCrops,       Drought    Impact
02 08 02                           Crushers search
           NewspaperWestern Producer inBell, Ianof supply    Canada       Crops, canola           Impact
                                                                                       Heat, drought
02 08 02              Reuters
           News release                                      Int Global Yet - UK Global climate change, warming
                                   World Heading For Warmest Year Generic Met. Office Impact
02 08 02              Science, Volume 297, NumberCrispinSouth Generic
                                                 Tickell, 5582, p. 737.
                                                             Int
           Peer-reviewed journal Communicating Climate ChangeAfrica                               Impact
                                                                                       Climate change
02 08 02              University of Arizona of Vegetation Int USA Great Plains Temperatures And Rainfall
           News release            Diversity                              Diverse Vegetation Effects
                                                                                       Climate    Impact
                                                             Can Affect Regional and Rocky Mountain States
02 08 05                           Drought-Stressed Bill For Silage Crops, Corn
                                                 Weiss,
           Magazine AgNet and C.O.R.N. 2002-24 CornInt USA - Ohio                      Drought    Adaptation
02 08 05                           If You're Still Dry, Watch 963 - Kentucky In Soybeans Vulnerability, Risk, Adaptation
                                                 Johnson, Doug
                                                             Int USA      Crops,       Insects,
           Magazine AgNet, Kentucky Pest News NumberFor Spider Mites Soybeans Spider mites
02 08 05                           Assessing The Impact Peter
           Magazine C.O.R.N. 2002-24                                      On Corn Pollination Impact
                                                 Thomison, Of Drought Crops, Corn      Drought
02 08 06                           Hot,                      Int the Corn Belt
                                                                          Crops
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Dry Weather Stays inUSA, northern states            Drought    Impact, risk
02 08 06   NewspaperOntario Farmer                           The Prairies              Drought    Impact
                                   Drought Cuts Into Prairie Exports Crops, grains, oilseeds, durum, oats, corn, soybeans
02 08 06   NewspaperOntario Farmer                            Hot Weather Disease Heat
                                   Potatoes Struggle WithOntario          Vegetables, potatoes Impact, risk
02 08 06                           Sask. Cattle Push slowed, not stopped
           NewspaperWestern Producer                         Saskatchewan
                                                 Briere, Karen                         Drought
                                                                          Livestock, cattle       Impact, Vulnerability
02 08 06              ca.news.yahoo.com
           News release                                      Production Crops, Canola
                                                                          Expected To  Drought    Impact
                                   Saskatchewan Canola Canada - Saskatchewan Hit 20-Year Low Because Of Drought
02 08 07              ca.news.yahoo.com Tells SouthernCanada - Alberta,Stop Gouging ProducersVulnerability
           News release            Premier                    Alta        Crops, HayDrought
                                                 Henton, Darcy Farmers To Southern                Impact, Hit By Drought
02 08 08   newspaper Ontario Farmer                           Drought Aid
                                   Ottawa Offers No New The Prairies                   Drought    Impact
                                                                          Crops, Wheat, Other grains
02 08 08                           Drought       Raine, Michael
                                                             Saskatchewan
           NewspaperWestern Producer doesn't scare Sask Pool Crops, wheat              Drought    Impact
02 08 08                           Donations accepted in The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer                          Barbara Livestock, Drought
                                                 Duckworth, drought-stricken areasCattle, Crops   Adaptation
02 08 08                           Saskatchewan fills in details of drought aid cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer             Pratt, SeanSaskatchewan  Livestock, Drought      Adaptation
02 08 08                           Drought       Duckworth, Alberta
                                                              Barbara industry Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer tempers optimism in beef Livestock, cattle, Crops, corn      Impact
02 08 08                           Droughts might            The Prairies Generic      Drought    Vulnerability
           NewspaperDaily Herald (Prince Albert) happen more frequently due to global warming: experts
02 08 08                                                     Int Australia, SouthEast Asia
                                                                          Crops - Drought
           Magazine Planet Ark El Nino Hits Australia, SE Asia Braces For Grain                   Impact
                                                                                       Drought, Monsoon
02 08 08                           Reuters
           Magazine Planet Ark, Don't Tap Farm Funds Int USA              Crops, Livestock
                                                                                       Drought, Impact, Vulnerability
                                                              For Disaster Aid - US Growers Heavy Rains, Hot, dry weather
02 08 08                           Prairie Food Banks Dawn   Canada - The Generic
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Walton, Brace for Worst Prairies Drought                   Impact
02 08 08                           Grim Harvest Seen ForCanada - Wheat Farms
                                                                          Crops, Wheat
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Foss, Krista Parched The Prairies Drought                  Impact
02 08 08                           Thousands MacArthur, Alberta hay
           NewspaperWestern Producer                         Mary
                                                 in need, only few win Crops, hay Drought         Adaptation
02 08 09              ca.news.yahoo.com Drought-Stricken Western Farmers Brings Canadians Together
           News release            Plight Of                              Crops, HayDrought
                                                             Canada - The Prairies                Impact
02 08 09              ca.news.yahoo.com Kinder To Nova Scotia- Farmers, Most Crops In Good Shape
           News release            Weather                                Crops
                                                             Canada Nova Scotia Rainfall          Impact
02 08 12                           Drought       Raine, with Int
                                                              cattle marketing cycle Drought
                                                                          Livestock,
           NewspaperWestern Producer interferes Michael- USA, Nebraska cattle                     Impact
02 08 12                           Swathing McMillan D'Arce  Saskatchewan
           NewspaperWestern Producer plans will minimize greenseed canola Crops,                  Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                       Heat, Drought
02 08 12                           PMU Farmers Offer Drought Help Livestock, horses, Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer             White, Ed Manitoba                    Drought    Adaptation
02 08 12                           Harvest       Pratt, improves with Crops, canola,
           NewspaperWestern Producer potential SeanAlberta right equipment wheat, peas Drought    Adaptation
02 08 12                           Avoid tilling Alberta Agriculture
           NewspaperWestern Producer             crops       Alberta      Crops        Drought    Adaptation
02 08 12                         Drought, grasshoppersAlberta, SaskatchewanDrought
           Magazine Report Newsmagazine                               Crops, Livestock
                                                           and sheer grit                     Impact, Vulnerability
02 08 12             Reuters
           News release          DevastatingGillam, Carey USA
                                               Drought Brings Despair To Much Drought
                                                          Int         generic     Of US       Impact, Vulnerability
02 08 12             University of Purdue Hendrix, Kern; Johnson, Keith-Corn
           News release                                   Indiana     Crops
                                 Drought-Damaged Corn As Livestock Feed Drought               Impact
02 08 13   Magazine Ontario Daily                                     Livestock Drought
                                 Drought Increases Chance Of Pasture Poisoning                Impact, Vulnerability, Mitigation
02 08 13                         Federal Opposition Leader Urges More Drought Support Impact, Vulnerability, adaptation
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Canada
                                             Gallagher, Patrick       Generic     Drought
02 08 13                         Shower help, But Soil Moisture Still Sparse Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                    Crops
                                                          Int USA, northern states            Impact
02 08 13                         Soil        Thomison, Peter
                                                          Ontario     Crops,
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Dictates Corn's Survival in Drought cornDrought            Impact, vulnerability
02 08 13                         Black       Celetti, Michael
                                                          Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Rot Thrives in Humid Weather                               weather
                                                                      Crops, coleHot, humid Impact, Risk, Adaptation
02 08 13                         Weather Takes Its TollPatrick PEI, Quebec Rain, Cold Spring
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                         On 2002 Crops, potato
                                             Gallagher, Ontario, Crop                         Impact
02 08 13                         'Heat       Brooke, JamesInt Japan Tokyo
                                                                      Generic     Climate
           NewspaperNew York Times Island' Tokyo Is in Global Warming's Vanguard change       Impact, Mitigation
02 08 13                         Canada'S Freshwater May Be At Risk From Global Warming: Report warming
           NewspaperStratford Beacon-Herald               Canada      Water, fresh            Impact, Vulnerability
                                                                                  Climate change - Global
02 08 13                         Lean, Mean Growing Machine Under Siege
                                                          Canada      Crops, Livestock        Impact, Vulnerability
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Foss, Krista and Walton, Dawn Adverse Weather Conditions
02 08 13                         Potato Crops Plowed Under: - Prince Edward Island
                                             Sharratt, Canada         Crops, Potatoes
                                                                                  Rain
           NewspaperThe Guardian (Charlottetown) Steve Some Farmers Have Taken Impact, Risk    Remedial Action To Stop Washou
02 08 13                          Leader-Post             Canada - Saskatchewan
                                                                      Crops, Livestock
                                                                                  Adverse Weather Conditions
           NewspaperThe ReginaOttawa Considering Changing $600 Million Federal Farm MitigationAid Payment Formula
02 08 14                         Some                                 Livestock
           newspaper Ontario Farmer Tips To Reduce Livestock Heat Stress Drought              Impact, Vulnerability, Mitigation
02 08 14             Reuters
           News release                      Treadgold, Tim Turn To - Western Drought
                                                          Int           Dust Grapes
                                 Grape Expectations CouldAustraliaCrops,In Australia          Impact, Vulnerability
02 08 14                         Bins Emptied, Herds Culled, Safety Dawn
                                                          Canada - Alberta
                                                                      Livestock Drought Impact
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Foss, Krista and Walton,Net Gone,Drought Causes Prairie Farmers To Sell Inve
02 08 15                         Alta. Ranchers join forces to find drought strategies CropsAdaptation, Impact
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Barbara Livestock, cattle,
                                             Duckworth, Alberta                   Drought
02 08 15                         High Prices Await Prairie Crops Crops, grain, wheat, corn, soybeans
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      The Prairies                        Impact
                                                                                  Heat, dry weather
02 08 15                         Donated Ewins, Adrian
           NewspaperWestern Producer hay hits the spot    Saskatchewan            Drought
                                                                      Livestock, cattle, CropsAdaptation
02 08 15                         Assessing drought management strategies cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      The Prairies
                                             Alberta Agriculture      Livestock, Drought      Adaptation
02 08 15                         Credit      MacArthur, The Prairies
                                                          Mary        Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producerunions come to aid of prairie farmers Drought             Adaptation
02 08 15                         Ottawa      Morrison, KarenPrairies
                                                          The         Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer Directs $10million toward prairie waterDroughtprojects Adaptation, risk
02 08 15                         The best                 The PrairiesCrops,
           NewspaperWestern Producer comes out during worst times wheat,                      Impact
                                                                                  Drought, Hail, Frost
02 08 15                         Support     Wilson, Barry
           NewspaperWestern Producer Kyoto, farmersCanada  told                   Climate     Impact,
                                                                      Crops, Livestock Change Vulnerability, Mitigation
02 08 15                         CA leader takes fed to The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer                                  Crops,      Drought
                                             White, Ed task over drought livestock , cattleAdaptation
02 08 15             Canadian Press Drought ForcesCanadaPrices Down, But Steak Prices Rankle Consumers
           News release          Alberta     Henton, Darcy            Livestock Drought
                                                            Cattle - Alberta                  Impact
02 08 15   Radio     CBC                                  The
                                 Canada's western drought Prairies                Drought
                                                                      Crops, Livestock        Impact
02 08 15                         More Farm Aid: Is it Salvation or a Crops, Livestock
                                                          Canada       Band-Aid
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Foss, Krista and Walton, Dawn Drought                  Impact
02 08 16             Reuters
           News release                      McInerney, Int AustraliaGeneric
                                                          Marie                   Drought
                                 Famished Australian Emus Invade Drought - Hit Farms Impact, Vulnerability
02 08 16                         Severe Drought Anthony Paths GenericNation
                                             Wood,        Int USA
           NewspaperThe Philadelphia Inquirer Cuts CostlyR.            across     Drought     Impact
02 08 17   NewspaperAmerican News            Waltman, Scott
                                                          Int USA South Dakota Drought
                                                                        Drought               Impact,
                                 Aberdeen, S.D., Politicians DebateGeneric Relief after Bush VisitMitigation
02 08 17   NewspaperNational Post            Farrell, Jim The PrairiesCrops, Livestock
                                                                                  Drought     Impact,
                                 Cattle, grain farmers gear up for rebuilding: No 'national cow kill' Mitigation
02 08 17                         Desperate Woodford, James sign of a serious drought Impact
                                                          Int the
           NewspaperSidney Morning Heraldroos and emusAustraliaEmus, Kangaroos    Drought
02 08 17                         Alberta drought increases food       Generic
           NewspaperThe Times-Herald (Moose Jaw) Alberta bank demand Drought                  Impact
02 08 18             Agence France Presse
           News release                                   Canada      Livestock               Impact, Mitigation
                                 To fight drought, Canada sends hay westwardDrought, Grasshoppers
02 08 18             Agence France Presse
           News release                                   Int Germany flood-hit Floods
                                                                       to
                                 Germany pledges 20 million euros Generic         farmers     Impact, Mitigation
02 08 18                         Prairie Farmers Try To The Prairies
           NewspaperThe London Free Press                             Livestock, Crops
                                                                                  Drought     Impact, Mitigation
                                                           Outlast Drought; They're Cutting Back Their Herds But The Question
02 08 18                         Though                   Canada, IntGeneric
                                                                         pose
           NewspaperThe Toronto Star small, the lowly leech couldUSA big risk                 flora and
                                                                                  Non-native Impact fauna
02 08 19                         Heat                      Livestock Livestock Heat
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Stress Costly For Int USA Farmers                          Impact, Mitigation
02 08 19                         Feeding Duckworth, AlbertaBarbara Livestock, cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer in drought requires planning                 Drought     Adaptation
02 08 19                         Tallgrass King, Barry Canada, Int USA
           NewspaperCobourg Daily Star pastures may rise again Crops, Forage      Drought     Impact, Mitigation
02 08 19             Reuters
           News release                                   Int USA     Livestock
                                 USDA Extends Emergency Haying, Grazing Drought               Impact, Adaptation
02 08 19                         Global Warming Not a Canada
                                                          Hot         Generic
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Chase, Steven Topic, Polls Show Global warming         Vulnerability
02 08 20                         Research Shows Sprinkler ) - SouthernWheat
                                                          Canada      Crops, Manitoba
                                                                                  Disease     Risk
           Magazine AgNet and Farmscape (Episode 1050) Irrigation Heightens Fusarium Adaptation
02 08 20                         Drought Conditions Increase Change Of Pasture Poisoning
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                    Livestock, cattle
                                                          Int USA, Ohio           Drought     Impact, Risk, Adaptation
02 08 20             ca.news.yahoo.com Alta Farmers CanadaHail, Rain Southern Corn Shortage
           News release                                    Blame      Crops, Taber Corn Hail, Cold temperatures
                                 Southern Harrington, Carol - Alberta For Taber   Rainfall, Impact
02 08 20             Canadian Press Reveals More Than Half Of Saskatchewan
           News release          Map                                  Livestock Drought       Impact, Adaptation
                                                          Canada - Province'S Regions Qualify For Drought Aid
02 08 20                         Lakeland's agricultural Canada - programs College by drought
           NewspaperLac La Biche Post                     sciences Lakeland hard hit
                                             Priest, Collen           Livestock Drought       Impact
02 08 20                         Rainfall hampers harvest
                                             McNairn, C               Crops
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix (Saskatoon) Kimanada - Saskatoon Rainfall                 Impact
02 08 21             Agence France Presse
           News release                                   Int India   Crops, Livestock
                                 Drought in India easing: agricultural minister Rainfall      Impact
02 08 21                         Rising Temperatures &Global
                                             Brown, Lester R.
                                                            Update Crops, Grainemperatures, Water tables, Grain prices
                                                                                  T           Impact
           Magazine Earth Policy Institute Eco-EconomyFalling Water Tables Raising Food Prices: Record World Grain Harv
02 08 21                         Munster, Ind.
                                            O'Shaughnessy, Brendan
                                                         Appoint Crops, CornForce
           NewspaperThe Times, National Corn GrowersInt USA Disaster Task Drought            Impact
02 08 22                        Frosted     McMillan D'Arce
                                                        Saskatchewan             Frost       Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer crops have sales potentialCrops, canola, wheat, peas, livestock,
02 08 22                        Drought     MacArthur, The Prairies
                                                        Mary                     Drought     Impact
           NewspaperWestern Producer cuts into checkoff income Crops, canola, livestock, sheep, cattle,
02 08 22                        Drought     Ewins, Adrian
           NewspaperWestern Producer fallout widespread Alberta                  Drought
                                                                     Crops, Livestock        Impact, Adaptation
02 08 22                        Saskatoon allows tax Karen
           NewspaperWestern Producer                    Saskatchewan Livestock, Drought
                                            Morrison, deduction for donation cattle          Adaptation
02 08 22                        Canola      McMillan D'Arce silage
                                                          feed,
           NewspaperWestern Producer gets new life asSaskatchewan                Frost       Adaptation
                                                                     Livestock, Crops, canola,
02 08 22                        Drought-induced cattle Alberta has a silver lining
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     seel off                Drought
                                                                     Livestock, cattle       Impact, Adaptation
02 08 22                        Prairie     White, Ed bison problems
           NewspaperWestern Producer drought adds to The Prairies                Drought
                                                                     Livestock, bison, elk Impact, Adaptation
02 08 22                        Buhler      Morrison, Karen
           NewspaperWestern Producer donates to drought                          Drought
                                                        Manitoba Livestock, cattle           Adaptation
02 08 22                        Organic     McMillan D'Arce
                                                        Saskatchewan Crops, lentils,
           NewspaperWestern Producer farmers frazzled by grasshopper glitch      Drought     Impact
02 08 22                        CFA wants Pratt, SeanThe Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer        money sent now                       Drought
                                                                     Livestock, cattle       Adaptation
02 08 22                        Rain hurts some crops,The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      but        Crops,      Rain        Impact
                                            McMillan D'Arcestill welcome wheat, lentils, peas, livestock, cattle
02 08 22                        Some        Ewins, Adrian
                                                        Saskatchewan Crops,      Drought, rain
                                                                                             Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producerfarmers enjoy good crops this year wheat, barley,canola, livestock, cattle
02 08 22   Magazine AgWeb.com               Johnston, Julianne
                                                        Int in Midwest
                                USDA: Localized FloodingUSA                      Rainfall    Impact
                                                                     Crops, Corn, Soybeans, Small grains
02 08 22                        Suffolk, Va., Council Jessie
                                            Halladay, Int USA Virginia
           NewspaperDaily Press, Newport News, Va. Members AskCrops              Drought     Impact
                                                                      Governor to Declare Drought Disaster Area
02 08 22             Reuters
           News release         U.S. Southeast sees Kristin pressuring economy
                                            Roberts, drought Southeastern USA
                                                        Int USA      Generic     Drought     Impact, Mitigation
02 08 22             Reuters
           News release                     Holmes, Conjure - Western
                                                        Canada       Crops       Drought, Impact
                                Canada Crop Yields Kanina Memories Of Depression Insects, Frost, Rainfall, Heat
02 08 22                        Transporting            Canada - SouthernHayDrought
                                                                     Crops, Alberta           Sense: Analysts
           NewspaperThe Edmonton Journal Hay To Drought Areas Makes No Economic Impact, Adaptation
02 08 22   News release                                 Int Germany rops, Grain ainfall, Floods
                                                                     C
                                German farmers seek more aid after rains, floods R           Impact
02 08 23             AgNet
           News release                                 Int Cloud Wheat Wheat
                                                                     Crops,
                                Weather Fears Shouldn'T USA - Ohio Decisions     Drought     Adaptation
02 08 23                        Baling       may reap more than harvesting Frost,hail Adaptation, risk
                                                        The
           NewspaperWestern Producercrop McMillan D'ArcePrairies     Crops
02 08 23                        Food Banks Feel The Pressures The Prairies Drought OnImpact
           NewspaperRegina Leader-Post                               Generic
                                                        Canada - Of Crippling Drought         The Prairies
02 08 23             Reuters
           News release         Harvest of tears in drought-ravaged Canadian Drought
                                            Holmes, Kanina
                                                        Canada - Western Livestock
                                                                     Crops,       west       Impact
02 08 23             Reuters
           News release                                 Canada - By Low Fruit, And Weather
                                                                     Crops,      Weather conditions - poor
                                Fruit And Vegetable Growers Hit Ontario Prices Vegetables    Impact
02 08 23                        Cattle producers anxiously watchPrince Edward Island Impact, Mitigation, Vulnerability
                                            King, Natalie anada - how Prairie Cattle affects industry
           NewspaperThe Guardian (Charlottetown)        C                        Drought
                                                                     Livestock, crisis
02 08 23                        Lack of Rain Kills Chances
                                            Berkman, Leslie
                                                        Int USA California - Riverside County
                                                                     Crops, Wheat Crops in Impact
           NewspaperThe Press-Enterprise, Riverside, Calif. of Growing Wheat Drought Riverside, Calif., Area
02 08 24                        Bitter                  Canada       Crops,      Drought     Impact
           NewspaperThe Toronto Star harvest due to drought - Western Wheat, Field crops, Livestock
02 08 26                        Drought     Morrison, Karen
                                                          bedding Livestock Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer dries up winterSaskatchewan                             Adaptation
02 08 26                        Barrier     Lyseng,Ron soil on field              wheat,     Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer strips help keepManitoba Crops, flax,Droughtcanola, corn, mustard
02 08 26                        Sask. Cattle industry Still Set For Growth
           NewspaperWestern Producer                    Saskatchewan
                                            Ewins, Adrian                        Drought
                                                                     Livestock, Cattle       Adaptation
02 08 26                        Chem        Lyseng,Ron  Saskatchewan Crops, canola,
                                                                                 Drought
           NewspaperWestern ProducerFallow Can Double Soil Moisture: Study pulse Adaptation
02 08 26             Associated Drought Hurts Montana Ranchers Livestock Drought
           News release                      York Times USA Montana
                                Press, NewBohrer, BeackyInt                                  Impact, Mitigation
02 08 26             ca.news.yahoo.com Edmonds, Scott As Farmers Face Impact Of Impact In 2001
           News release                                  Falls
                                Farm Income For 2002Canada                       Drought
                                                                     Crops, Livestock        Drought
02 08 26                        Irrigation moves rain: Ditches shift Generic Texas
                                                        Int          storms      Rainfall     Texas
           Magazine Nature Science UpdateClarke, Tom USA - Northeaston the parched Impact High Plains
02 08 26             Reuters
           News release                                  of floods are
                                                                     Generic
                                Cambodia hopes worstInt Cambodia over -- for now Floods      Impact
02 08 26                        Drought is a            Canada
           NewspaperThe Edmonton Journal warning for future - AlbertaGeneric     Drought     Mitigation
02 08 26                        On Farms, Lydersen, Kari on Global Warming
                                                        Int
           NewspaperThe Washington Post a No-Till TacticUSA          Crops                   Mitigation
                                                                                 Drought, Global warming
02 08 27                        Fruit                   Ontario      Crops, fruits, vegetables
                                                                                 Poor Weather
           NewspaperOntario Farmer and Vegetable Growers Hit By Low Prices AndConditions     Impact, adaptation
02 08 27             Agence France Presse English
           News release                                 Int AustraliaCrops       Drought
                                Drought A Major Threat To Australian Economy Says Government Impact
02 08 27             Agence France PresseSy, Tidiane Int SenegalGeneric
           News release                      English
                                Drought, Poverty and Misery in Central Senegal   Drought     Impact
02 08 27             Lethbridge Research Centre Prevent Erosion SoilDrought-Stricken Fields
           News release         Cover Crops Can                      Of
                                                        Canada - The Prairies Drought        Mitigation
02 08 27                        Drought sends grainTony soaring: Brewers concerned Impact
           NewspaperNational Post                       Canada
                                            Seskus, prices           Crops       Drought
02 08 27                        Farmers are hurting: Statscan; 'People aren't going to be able to hold on to their farms unles
           NewspaperThe Spectator                       Canada
                                            Edmonds, Scott           Generic     Drought     Impact
02 08 28             Agence France Presse English, Reutersharvest but exports unaffected: FAO
           News release                                 Int Asia
                                Weather threatens Asia rice                                  Impact
                                                                     Crops, RiceAdverse Weather Conditions
02 08 28             Associated -Global Warming Threatens Tuvalu
           News release         Press                   Int Tuvalu Generic
                                            Nessman, Ravi                                    Impact, Vulnerability
                                                                                 Global climate change, warming
02 08 28             Associated Europe-Floods
           News release         Press                                Generic
                                            Ames, PaulInt Central Europe         Floods      Impact, Mitigation
02 08 28             CBC
           News release                                 Canada ManitobaGrain rought
                                                                     Crops,
                                Some Manitoba Farmers Could-Cash In With Harvest D           Impact
02 08 28                        Saving      Jehl, Douglas USA - Worried
                                                        Int          Water       Drought
           NewspaperNew York Times Water, U.S. Farmers Are Texas They'll Go Dry Vulnerability, Mitigation
02 08 28                        Forecast for Future:Andrew C. Drought
           NewspaperNew York Times                      Global
                                            Revkin, Deluge and Generic                       Impact
                                                                                 Global climate change, warming
02 08 28             Reuters
           News release         Interview - Earth Summit Can't Avoid Climate - Former UN ExpertVulnerability, Risk
                                            Pomeroy, Robin
                                                        Int South Africa
                                                                     Generic                 Impact,
                                                                                 Global warming
02 08 28             Reuters
           News release                                 Int Asia     Crops, RiceAdverse Impact
                                Weather Makes Asian Rice Harvest Uncertain - FAO Weather Conditions
02 08 29                        Drought Triggers Wheat Export Free-For-All Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                      Int - Asia Crops, Wheat              Impact
02 08 29                        Donations expose goodwill,Prairies Michael cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      Mary, Raine, Livestock,
                                             MacArthur, The depth of drought Drought          Adaptation
02 08 29                        Feed loan sought by elk growers Livestock, elk
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Briere, KarenSaskatchewan             Drought    Impact, Adaptation
02 08 29                        Mother NatureBailey, Ann Yet Another Snag for North Dakota hail, wind beets, soybeans.
                                                                       Crops, small grains, potatoes, sugar
                                                                                   Minnesota Impact
           NewspaperGrand Forks Herald, N.D. Throws Int USA North Dakota, Heavy rains, Farmers
02 08 29             Reuters
           News release                      Noe, Eric US Grain Crops, Corn, Wheat, Impact
                                                                                   Outlook
                                Drought Impact CloudsInt USA Processors' Drought Soybean
02 08 29                        Ranchers                  Canada - British Columbia
                                                                        shortage Drought       River
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail worry about looming hayCrops, Forage - PeaceImpactDistrict
02 08 29                        New Brunswick potato Canada faceTelegraph-Journal rain
                                                          farmers - New Brunswick
                                                                         poor vegetables,
                                                                                   without
           Newpaper The Globe and Mail, CP Wire, New BrunswickCrops, cropDroughtPotatoes      Impact
02 08 29                        Agriculture faces Kevin season Generic
                                             Hursh,       C
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina) dismal anada - Saskatchewan                      Impact
                                                                                   Drought, Insects, Frost, Wet weather
02 09      News release                                                 production Adverseturn for the worse…
                                Canadian pea, lentil, and chickpeaCrops, Pea,takes aChickpea Conditions
                     Pulse Canada                         Canada                              Impact
                                                                                    Lentil, Weather
02 09 01                        StatsCan numbers show     Alberta      Livestock Drought
           Magazine Central Alberta AdviserHilstrom, Lea cattle inventory down                Impact
02 09 01                        Drought Takes Its Jody
                                             Spark,       Canada - The Businesses
                                                                       Crops, Livestock
           NewspaperLloydminster Meridian BoosterToll On Ag-RelatedPrairies Drought           Impact
02 09 03                        Lack                      Saskatchewan Livestock, crops
                                                                                   Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer of Rainfall Can Turn Pastures Into Dangerous Places        Impact, Risk, Adaptation
02 09 03                        Alternative feed sources to consider
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      The
                                             Raine, Michael Prairies               Drought    Adaptation
                                                                       Crops, corn, canola, barkey, wheat, Livestock, cattle
02 09 03                        Most drought cattle stillThe Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Briere, Karen alive                   Drought
                                                                       Livestock, cattle      Adaptation
02 09 04                        Colorado State Researchers Create Droughtlab, Take Leadership Role In Providing Drought
           Magazine AgNet, Colorado State University Int USA, Colorado Generic     Drought    Mitigation, Adaptation
02 09 04                        Premature Plant DeathPeter
                                             Thomison, Int Corn Ohio
                                                           In          Crops, Corn
           Magazine AgNet, Ohio State CORN Newsletter USA -And Effects On Yield    Drought    Impact
02 09 04             Agence France Presse homeless in North Korea from Typhoon: aid Floods
           News release         Thousands                              Generic
                                                          Int North Korea                     Impact
                                                                                   Typhoon, agencies
02 09 04   Magazine AgWeb.com                Johnston, Julianne Midwest
                                                          Int USA      Crops       Dry, warm weather
                                USDA: Dry/Warm Midwest Weather Accelerating MaturityImpact
02 09 04                        Growing Burns, Siobhan    Canada - British Columbia - Port Alberni
                                                                       Crops, Livestock
                                                                                   Drought    Impact, healthy thanks to irrigation
           NewspaperAlberni Valley Timesseason lacked water: Farmer Bill's corn maze strong andMitigation
02 09 04                        First drought, now - Niagara), The North Bay Nugget, Regina Leader-Post weather
                                             Lang, rain Canada - Saskatchewan
           NewspaperThe Standard (St. CatharinesMichelle               Crops
                                                          hampering farmers                   Impact
                                                                                   Drought, Insects, Frost, Wet
02 09 05             Reuters
           News release                                   Int Britain Generic
                                Warmer Climate Blurring British Seasons - Report              Impact
                                                                                   Climate change
02 09 05                        Drought      Mackinnon,Canada
                                                            to buy     Crops, Grain
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail forces Canada Mark Russian grain Drought               Impact
02 09 06                        Help sought by alfalfa processors Crops, Alfalfa
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Pratt, SeanThe Prairies               Drought    Impact
02 09 06                        Dry Summer Will Hurt Canada - Ontario
                                                           Rachele
           NewspaperStandard-Freeholder Labrecque,Crop Yields Crops                Drought    Impact
02 09 06                        Hard-hit     Reid, Mark Canada - Alberta
                                                                       Livestock
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald farms turn sawdust to cattle fodder Drought            Impact, Mitigation
02 09 06                        Wheat Board Pulls Back From Market
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail                    Canada       Crops, WheatDrought    Impact
02 09 06                        Bill to insure crops
                                             Lang, Michelle
                                                          Canada - Saskatchewan harvest could put Crown in deficit
                                                                        Drought, wet
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix (Saskatoon) nears $1 billion:Crops, Livestock             Impact
                                                                                   Drought, Rain
02 09 06                        Drought Hastens Exit of Norfolk, Va.-Area Farmers
                                             McNatt,      Int          Crops,
           NewspaperThe Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va.Linda USA Virginia Livestock  Drought    Impact
02 09 07                         Times-Journal
                                             Brennan, Patrick - Ontario - Kettle Creek Mitigation
                                                          Canada       Generic
           NewspaperSt. ThomasConsider Water Source, Says KCCA ManagerDrought
02 09 07                         Sun         Van Dusen,South Nation Watershed
                                                           Tom         Generic     Drought
           NewspaperThe OttawaDrought Descends On Canada - Ontario - South Nation Adaptation
02 09 08                        Harvest Delayed AgainCanada - Saskatchewan
                                             Smith,                    Crops
           NewspaperLloydminster Meridian BoosterDanaBy Inclement WeatherDrought, Rainfall    Impact
02 09 08                        Scientist Thompson, Wendy-Anne
                                                            warning: Predicts
                                                                       Generic     Global climate change,
                                                                                              Impact
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald has dire waterCanada - Alberta big trouble in two decades warming
02 09 08                         Sun         O'Connor, Kevin
                                                          Canada - Saskatchewan - Regina Impact
           NewspaperThe ReginaDED Claims 12 More Regina ElmsGeneric                Disease
02 09 09   News release
                     Canadian Press, summer of droughtanada - Saskatchewan slows Prairie harvest
                                After ca.news.yahoo.com
                                             Wong, Craig and bugs, too much rain
                                                          C            Crops                  Impact
                                                                                   Drought, Rainfall
02 09 09                        Iowa, Nebraska Bill Int USA Nebraska,Corn
                                             Hord,                     Crops, Iowa Drought
           NewspaperOmaha World-Herald, Neb. Farmers Get Early Start on Drought-Ridden HarvestImpact, Adaptation
02 09 09                        Surviving drought, till the cows - Alberta
                                                          Canada       Livestock Drought      Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalD'Aliesio, Renata come home: Farm family ships part of herd to B.C. to wait ou
02 09 09                        Local        McCarthy, Terry
                                                          Int USA Southwestern Colorado In Memory. So Why Is The Golf C
                                                                       Generic     Drought
           Magazine Time Magazine Farmers Are Suffering Through The Worst Drought Impact
02 09 10                        Australia Suffers Through - Australia
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                     Generic
                                                          Int Record Drought       Drought    Impact
02 09 10                        Dry                       Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Year Shows Previous Actions Crops, soybean      Drought    Impact, Risk, Adaptation
02 09 10                        Drought Taking Toll On Corn
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Ontario                  Drought
                                                                       Crops, corn. SoybeansRisk
02 09 10                        Heat                      Int - USA, Ohio
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Stress Costs Livestock Farmers      Livestock Heat         Impact, Adaptation
02 09 10                        Droopy Ears This TimeInt -Year Signal Yield Trouble Ahead
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                     Crops,
                                                           Of USA, Indiana cornDrought        Impact, Adaptation
02 09 10                        Prairie      Gallagher, Patrick
                                                          Alberta
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Drought Cuts Honey Supply           Honey       Drought    Impact
02 09 10                        Colorado Establishes Drought LabGeneric Effects Of Extreme Dryness
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                     To Study
                                                          Int - USA, Colorado Drought         Impact, Adaptation
02 09 10   Magazine AgWeb.com                Johnston, Julianne
                                                          Int Winter Crops
                                ABARE: Drought RavagesAustraliaCrops, Grain rought D          Impact
02 09 10             Associated Senate Seems Ready on Drought Aid
           News release         Press        Fram, Alan Int USA                    Drought
                                                                       Crops, Livestock       Impact
02 09 10                        Environmentalists Hail Int USA
           NewspaperNew York Times                        the Ranchers: Howdy, Pardners! Adaptation
                                             Christensen, Jon          Livestock Drought
02 09 10             Reuters
           News release                      Byrnes, Michael
                                                          Int AustraliaCrops
                                Australia Crop F'casts Slashed By Drought Drought             Impact
02 09 10                        Drought to Horne, Terry USA Indiana
                                                          Int           Crop       Drought
           NewspaperThe Indianapolis Star Lower Indiana Farmers'Crops Yields, Projections ShowImpact
02 09 10                        The          Seiger, Magie             Crops, Livestock
           Magazine Time Magazine New Dust Bowl Int USA Western USA Drought                   Impact
02 09 11                        Gene                      Int USA      more        Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer research could make plants Cropsdrought-tolerant Adaptation
02 09 11             Reuters
           News release                                   Int France -Crops - Grapes
                                                                        Southeastern
                                                                                   Floods
                                Floods submerge French vineyards, ruin crops France Impact
02 09 11                        Crops hit hard by dry weather
                                                          Julian
           NewspaperThe Gazette (Montreal)Armstrong, Canada - Quebec   Crops                  Impact
                                                                                   Dry weather, Excessive heat
02 09 11                           Senate Defies Bush On Drought Crops, Livestock
                                                              Int                     Drought     Adaptation
           NewspaperThe Washington Post Dewar, Helen USA Aid: Huge Bipartisan Majority Approves $6 Billion In Relief F
02 09 12              Crop
           News release Pest Ontario
                                   Corn Stalk Rots! ThreeCanada - A Crops, Corn
                                                Tenuta, Albert             Row!
                                                               Years In Ontario       Drought     Impact
02 09 12                           Water        Duckworth, Alberta
                                                               Barbara Livestock, cattleyear Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producermanagement requires special attention Drought     this
02 09 12                           Prairie      Bell, Ian Manitoba Crops, grain, canola Impact
           NewspaperWestern Producer harvest proves thin                              Wet Weather, drought
02 09 12   Magazine AgWeb.com                   Johnston, Julianne
                                   Federal Reserve BeigeInt USA           Crops, Livestock
                                                               Book Highlights DroughtDrought     Impact
02 09 12              Reuters
           News release            Drought-hit Abbott, Charlessmallest since 1995
                                                U.S. corn cropUSA
                                                              Int         Crops       Drought     Impact
02 09 12                           As Many Area Wells Run USA Maryland, in Demand
                                                              Int         Generic
           NewspaperThe Washington Post Shapira, Ian Dry, Drillers Are Virginia       Drought     Impact, Adaptation
02 09 13   Magazine AgWeb.com                   Johnston, to Avoid
                                                              Int USA     Crops       Drought, Rainfall
                                   USDA: Rains Needed Julianne "Dusting In" Midwest Wheat         Impact
02 09 16              Reuters
           News release                         Fabi, Randy USA
                                                              Int         Generic     Drought
                                   US Summer Of 2002 Is Hottest Since 1930s Dust Bowl Impact
02 09 16              Reuters
           News release                                        Cut Chinese Harvests Global warming
                                   Global Warming Could Int China Crops               - Paper     Impact, Vulnerability
02 09 17              AgNet
           News release                                       Int USA Indiana Soybeans
                                                                          Crops,
                                   If All Else Fails, Turn Soybeans-Into Forage Drought           Impact, Adaptation
02 09 17              AgNet
           News release                                       Int USA     Crops, Corn
                                   Harvesting Wetter Is Better For Fragile Crops Drought          Impact, Risk, Adaptation
02 09 18   NewspaperOntario Farmer                             Facing OhioCrops, Corn
                                   Drought-Stressed CornInt USA Leaf Diseases Drought             Impact
02 09 18                           Grand Forks, Bailey, Ann Int USA North Dakota, Excessive rainfall
                                                                          Crops, Potatoes
                                                                                      Minnesota Impact
           NewspaperGrand Forks Herald, N.D.N.D.-Area Farmers Find Excessive Rains Take Toll on Potato Crop
02 09 18                           Rain May HaveLackeos, Nick USA for Central Alabama Cotton Farmers
                                                              Int
           NewspaperMontgomery Advertiser, AlaCome Too LateCentral Alabama            Rainfall
                                                                          Crops, Cotton           Impact
02 09 19                           Donation Duckworth, Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer helps livestock           Barbara Livestock Drought          Adaptation
02 09 19                           Will Global Warming Improve Crop Production?
           Magazine Science Daily, September 19, 2002         Canada      Crops                   Impact, Vulnerability
                                                                                      Global warming
02 09 20                           Western Drought
           Magazine Western Farmer - Stockmen Drags On                    Generic
                                                              Int USA Western USA Drought         Impact
02 09 20                           Weather White, Ed Manitoba Crops, oatsWet
           NewspaperWestern Producer downgrades some oats out of mill marketweather               Impact
02 09 20              Associated Drought-Dairy
           News release            Press        Lewerenz, Dan             Livestock, Drought
                                                              Int USA Pennsylvania Dairy          Impact
02 09 20              Reuters
           News release                                       Int USA     Livestock Drought
                                   USDA To Unveil $700 Mln. Drought Aid Today - Reports Impact, Adaptation
02 09 20                             Post       Raabe, Steve USA Colorado
                                                              Int         Livestock Drought
           NewspaperThe DenverDrought-Stricken Colorado Ranchers Eye Federal Emergency Aid PackageImpact
02 09 20                           Climate      Morris, Chris flora:
                                                              C           Flora       Climate change
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail change affectinganada Government asks gardeners for data   Impact, Adaptation
02 09 22                           Toledo, Ohio Schmucker, Jane Drought Conditions in 2002
                                                              Int USA
           NewspaperThe Blade, Ohio Farmers Hurt Severely by Ohio                     Drought, Rainfall
                                                                          Crops, Corn, Soybeans   Impact
02 09 23                           Check        for herbicide residues Crops, peas, lentils, canola
           NewspaperWestern Producer field Bell, Ian Alberta                          Drought     Impact
02 09 23              Agricultural SALSA Science Helps Water-Scarce Southwest
           News release             Research Service                      Water
                                                              Int USA Arizona         Drought     Adaptation
02 09 24   NewspaperOntario Farmer                             Now ShowingCrops, cornDrought
                                   Drought-Stressed CornInt - USA, Ohio Stalk, Leaf Diseases      Impact, Adaptation
02 09 24   NewspaperOntario Farmer              Gallagher, Patrick
                                                              Ontario     Crops, soybean
                                   Drought Knocking Soybean Yield From Early Fields   Drought     Impact
02 09 24                           U.S.         Gallagher, Patrick
                                                              Int - USA Million In cattle, buffalo, sheep
                                                                                      Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Farmers Poised To Get $752 Livestock,Drought Aid Adaptation
02 09 24                                        Leer, likely to USA        in 2003    Drought
           Magazine AgAnswersFarm input costs SteveIntincrease Crops, Forage, Grain, Farm inputs  Impact
02 09 24   NewspaperNew York Times              Jehl, Douglas Farms' Water
                                                              Int         Full Glass
                                   Dry California Cities CovetUSA Southern California             Adaptation
02 09 25              Reuters
           News release                                       In AustraliaLivestock Government
                                   Australia Beef Exports IntDrought Feed Peril - Drought         Impact, Vulnerability
02 09 26                           Drought        distribution Barbara Livestock, cattle, bison,Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer aidDuckworth, Alberta     next challenge         Drought      deer, elk
02 09 26                           EmergencyDuckworth, Alberta must be addressed: consultant snow, drought, cold weather
           NewspaperWestern Producer                           Barbara Generic
                                                 livestock handling                               Adaptation
                                                                                      Floods, tornados,
02 09 27                           Too much rain haunts prairie potato growers Rain
           NewspaperWestern Producer            Bell, Ian The Prairies    Crops, potatos          Impact
02 09 30              AgriLink "Seed Corn Yields JustCanada'Norm'
           News release                                                   Crops,      Drought
                                                               Under - Ontario Seed corn          Impact
02 09 30              Reuters
           News release                                       Int Central America
                                                                            Hunger Drought
                                   Central America Drought WorsensGeneric UN Says                 Impact
02 10                              Drought Underscores Need for Performance Management
           Newsletter Canadian farmmanager                                livestock - Drought
                                                              Canada - the Prairies Cattle, cropsImpacts, Adaptation
02 10 01                           Elements combine against
                                                Lang,
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina) Michelle farmers             Crops, Wheat
                                                              Canada - Saskatchewan               Impact
                                                                                      Drought, Wet weather, Frost
02 10 02   NewspaperOntario Farmer                            About Dry Beans Dry beans Frost, Wet weather
                                   Saskatchewan Upbeat Saskatchewan       Crops,      Drought, Impact
02 10 02                           Late Frost, Lack
                                                Tunkieicz, Jennie Wisconsin
                                                              Int USA     Wisconsin's Drought, Frost
           NewspaperMilwaukee Journal Sentinel of Rainfall Bruise Crops, AppleApple Harvest       Impact
02 10 02                           Saline County,
                                                Unruh, Tim Int USA Kansas
           NewspaperThe Salina Journal, Kan. Kan., Farmers TestCrops, Wheat           Drought
                                                                            Wheat Varieties       Adaptation
02 10 02                           Blowing       and cold Lee Nino; It Generic on where youImpactConditions
                                                              Int
           NewspaperThe Windsor Star hotBowman, on ElNorth America         depends Adverse Weather live, say experts
02 10 02                           USDA Pa. Neff, Barbara C.  Int USA Pennsylvania Drought
                                                                          Livestock
           NewspaperYork Daily Record,to Help Livestock Farms, Including Many in York County, Pa. Impact
02 10 02   Magazine Business Line                             Int India   Crops
                                   Monsanto teams up with UAS - Bangalore Drought                 Adaptation
02 10 03                           Wheat                      Global      Crops,
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Not Hampered By Droughty Soils Wheat weather       Wet         Impact, Vulnerability
02 10 03                           Throne       Wilson, to mention drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer speech failsBarry        Canada      Generic     Drought     Adaptation, Impact
02 10 03                           White House Urges Patty and Pinkerton, James United States
           NewspaperHouston Chronicle                         Int USA, Mexico
                                                                          Water
                                                Reinert, Mexico to Share Water with   Drought     Impact
02 10 03              Reuters
           News release            El Nino spreads through Pacific, Pacific mixed
                                                Christie, Michael
                                                              Int South outlook
                                                                          Generic                 Impact, Vulnerability
                                                                                      Adverse Weather Conditions
02 10 04                           Water ServiceFischer, affectUSA - crop selection
                                                              Int
           Magazine Crop Watch Newsconcerns canAndrea2003 Nebraska        Crops       Drought     Vulnerability, Adaptation
02 10 04                           Assessing irrigation problems fromCrops
           Magazine Crop Watch News Service                   Int USA - Nebraska
                                                                            the Payero, window Vulnerability, Adaptation
                                                                                      Drought
                                                Yonts, C. Dean; Kranz, Bill; combineJose
02 10 04                           Consider benefits
                                                Wortmann, Int crops this year
                                                               Charles Crops
           Magazine Crop Watch News Service of coverUSA - Nebraska                    Drought     Vulnerability, Adaptation
02 10 04                         U.S.
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Drought Aid No DoneUSA   Int Deal Crops, Livestock Drought     Impact
02 10 04                         Apples News McGregor, ChrisCanada - crop reduced by up toFrost
                                                                          Crops, AppleDrought, Impact
           NewspaperThe Chatham Dailyhit by frost, drought: 2002Ontario, Chatham-Kent75 per cent
02 10 04                         Prairies heading for water
                                             Lorge,         Canada - Saskatchewan
                                                                          Generic                 Impact,
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix (Saskatoon) Ryan disaster: ecologist Climate warming Vulnerability, Mitigation
02 10 05              NewsWise Ball State Climatologist: ElUSA Difficult To Predict
           News release                                     Int Nino Generic          Climate     Impact, Vulnerability
02 10 05              NewsWise Increased CO2 Levels Int USA Blessing for Climate change
           News release                                     Are Mixed Crops           Agriculture Impact, Vulnerability
02 10 07                         Grasshopper bits cause problems Crops, pulse rought
           NewspaperWestern Producer                        Saskatchewan
                                             Saskatchewan Agriculture                 D           Impact, Risk, Adaptation
02 10 08                         Is Ear DropThomison, Peter
                                              In Corn More Common October 6,Drought
                                                            Int USA        This Corn
           Magazine AgNet and C.O.R.N. 2002-33, September 30 -Crops,Year?2002                     Impact
02 10 08                         Wheat                      Int - USA
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Doesn't Mind Droughty SoilCrops, wheat             Drought     Impact, Adaptation
02 10 08                         U.S.                       Int USA, Generic          Drought     Adaptation
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Drought Aid No Done- Deal Nebraska, South Dakota, Kansas, Montana
02 10 08                         Latin                      The Prairies  Crops, wheat
           NewspaperOntario Farmer America Looks Elsewhere For Wheat Drought                      Impact
02 10 09   Magazine Cotton World Sydney or the bush… Int AustraliaGeneric             Rainfall    Adaptation
02 10 09              Environment Canada News Release, October Generic
           News release                                      Milder Winter 2002
                                 El Nino Likely To Bring Canada                       El
                                                                          9, To CanadaNino        Impact
02 10 09                         Hudson      Moskin, Julia USA New With -Slim Hudson Valley
                                                            Int           Crops, LowerDrought, Hailstorms,
           NewspaperNew York Times Valley Apple Farms Wrestle York ApplePickings Impact Frost
02 10 09              Reuters
           News release                                     Global        Crops        - Study
                                 Global Warming Boosts Crops, Cuts NutrientsGlobal warming        Impact, Vulnerability
02 10 09              Reuters
           News release                                     Int AustraliaGeneric      Floods
                                 Years Of Floods May Follow Australian Drought - Study Vulnerability, Risk
02 10 09                         El Nino     Canadian Press
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mailmay mean mildCanada    winter       Generic     El Nino     Impact, Vulnerability
02 10 10                         Service     Spillman, Amy USA Montana
                                                            Int           Livestock, Crops, Forage Independence Day
           Magazine ARS News Dealing With Drought: What Ranchers ShouldDrought         Know BeforeAdaptation
02 10 10                         Drought     Cross,
           NewspaperWestern Producer hits hard Brian        Alberta                   Drought
                                                                          Crops, Livestock, cattleImpact, Adaptation
02 10 10                         Sask. Offers help to Hog Sector Livestock, hogs,
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Briere, Karen  Saskatchewan              Drought     Adaptation
02 10 10              United Nations Environment Program (UNEP)Generic
           News release                                     Global                    Climate change
                                                                                                   Climate Change
                                 Financial Sector, Governments and Business Must Act onRisk, Adaptation or Face the Cons
02 10 10                         Return of El AgNet Wallace
                                             Immen,         Canada
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail andNino bodes ill for farmers                  El Nino
                                                                          Crops, Livestock        Vulnerability
02 10 11              Associated EnvironmentalistsDanya drought is result of climate change
           News release          Press       Levy, warnInt AustraliaGeneric                       Impact, Vulnerability, GHG Mitigati
                                                                                      Climate change
02 10 11                         Supply management Mairi    Canada - Alberta
                                                                          Livestock, Dairy
                                                                                      Drought     Adaptation
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalMacLean provides buffer against ravages of drought: Dairy Farming
02 10 13                         Forecasters Expect Reduced Florida Citrus Fruitfruits
                                             Jackson, JerryUSA Florida
           NewspaperThe Orlando Sentinel, Fla.              Int W.                    Dry weather, Frost
                                                                          Crops, Citrus Harvest Impact, Adaptation
02 10 15                         Drought Can't Derail 2002 Season Crops, tobacco
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                          Ontario
                                             Marion, Michael-Allan                    Drought     Adaptation
02 10 15                         Drought Shows Benefits Of Drainage/Irrigation
           NewspaperOntario Farmer           Reschke, Peter Ontario       Crops       Drought     Adaptation
02 10 15                         Early        Hot Summer Take Their Toll ginseng Heat Impact
                                                            Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Frost,Marion, Michael-Allan Crops, On 2002 Harvest Frost,
02 10 15                         Wood          can fill ration gap
           NewspaperWestern ProducerchipsAlberta AgricultureAlberta                   Drought
                                                                          Livestock, cattle       Adaptation
02 10 15                         Autumn      Ewins, Adrian   fertilizer needs
           NewspaperWestern Producer rain may boostThe Prairies           Crops                   Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                      Drought, rain
02 10 15                         Dry bean Saskatchewan Agriculture
                                                            Saskatchewan
           NewspaperWestern Producer crop good in southern Sask.                      Frost,
                                                                          Crops, Dry beans DroughtAdaptation
02 10 15                         African Ice                Int Africa Generic         Droughts, Shrinking Ice Fields And Civilization
           Magazine Ohio State University Core Analyis Reveals CatastrophicGlobal warming         Impact
02 10 15                         Drought     MacKay, Todd                 Livestock, Pigs
           NewspaperThe St. Paul Journalforcing farmers to make tough decisions       Drought     Impact, Vulnerability
02 10 17                         Western Duckworth, Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer donations come in       Barbara Generic          Drought     Adaptation, Impacts
02 10 17              Agence France Presse English
           News release                                      have to import feed grain due Livestock,
                                                                                      Drought     Impact
                                 Warning Australia may Int AustraliaCrops, Feed grain, to drought Poultry and Pig
02 10 17                          Times-Journal             Canada - Ontario Soybeans
           NewspaperSt. ThomasAGRICORP 'Dancing' On Soybeans: MPP         Crops,      Drought     Impact
02 10 18                         El Nino     Houlden, Michelle Prairies
                                                            The dry
           NewspaperWestern Producer offers little relief for Prairies    Crops                    Nino
                                                                                      Drought, El Impact
02 10 18                         Drought     Raine, breeding programs
                                                            The
           NewspaperWestern Producer sets back Michael Prairies           Crops                   Impact
                                                                                      Drought, Insects, Frost
02 10 18              Associated U.N. Says Cereal Output to Plummet
           News release          Press                                    Crops
                                                            Int South Africa                      Impact, Vulnerability
                                                                                      Climate Effects
02 10 18              Science Volume 298, Number 5593, Africa Generic
                                              Ice Core Records: Evidence
                                                             Lonnie G., et.           Climate change
                                                                                                  Impact
           Peer-reviewed journal Kilimanjaro Thompson, Intpp. 589-593 al. of Holocene Climate Change in Tropical Africa
02 10 18                         Farmers' plight
                                             Silverthorn, Canada Saskatchewan
                                                             Colleen Generic
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina) hurts equipment- suppliers                           Impact
                                                                                      Drought, Rainfall, Insects
02 10 20              Canadian Press
           News release                                     Canada - Ontario, WellingtonFactor In Harvests This Year As Sparse
                                                                           Luck
                                 For Farmers In Wellington County,Crops Was Rainfall  A Big CountyImpact
02 10 21                         Drought, Nutrient Availability - Soil Indiana, Michigan Impact, Adaptation
                                             Watson, MauriceInt USA       Crops       Drought
           Magazine C.O.R.N. 2002-36, Ohio State UniversityandOhio,Testing Considerations
02 10 21                         Hailed-out soybean fields E.
                                             Sawyer, John USA Iowa
                                                            Int           Crops, University
           Magazine Integrated Crop Management IC-488(22), Iowa State Soybeans        Hailstorm Impact
02 10 21                         Timing      to range Int - USA
           NewspaperWestern Producer key USDA management Livestock Drought                        Adaptation
02 10 22                         Some                       The Prairies  Livestock, Felt Until RebuildingAdaptation
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Economic Fallout of Drought Won't Be cattle        Drought     Impact, Time
02 10 22              CSIRO, AgNet Wheat Gives Bigger Yields - Even InWheat
           News release          New                                                  Drought
                                                            Int AustraliaCrops, Drought           Adaptation
02 10 23                         Atlantic and Times
                                             Auld, AlisonCanada - Atlantic From
           NewspaperBrockville RecorderCanada Farmers ReboundCrops Drought wet weatherHot,        Impact
02 10 23                         Farm Future Cloudy With Climate Change
           NewspaperDaily Herald (Prince Albert)                          Generic
                                                            Canada - Western                      Impact, Vulnerability,
                                                                                      Climate change, Global warming Risk
02 10 23              Reuters
           News release                      Byrnes, MichaelInt AustraliaCrops
                                 Australia Drought Further Cuts Crops - ABARE         Drought     Impact
02 10 23                         Harsher weather
                                             Ehrkamp, Andrew - Western
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina) expected       Canada        Generic                 Impact, Vulnerability,
                                                                                      Climate change, Global warming Risk
02 10 23                         Utah Farmers Devastated USA - Utah
                                                            Int           Crops        In 2002 Impact
           NewspaperThe Salt Lake Tribune Mitchell, LesleyBy Drought, InsectsDrought, Insects, Frost
02 10 24                         Weather Duckworth, Alberta   harvest                 Floods,
           NewspaperWestern Producer unkind to beetBarbara Crops, Sugar beet Cold weather         Impact
02 10 24                         Dry weather shrinks winter wheat program
           NewspaperWestern Producer                                              Drought
                                             Bell, Ian Manitoba Crops, winter wheat Impact, Adaptation
02 10 24                         Herbicide Bell, Ian The Prairies     Crops       Dry weather, heat
           NewspaperWestern Producer Problems Could Be Related to Temperature Impact, Adaptation
02 10 24                         Lack of      brings bumper crop in Crops, wild Dry weather
           NewspaperWestern Producer rainPratt, SeanSaskatchewan       north       rice      Impact
02 10 24                         Alliance     declares Kyoto
                                                         Canada
           NewspaperWestern Producer MPWilson, Barry a farmGeneric                           Impact, Vulnerability, GHG
                                                                       disaster Climate change, Global warming Risk
02 10 24                         Sciences meets tradition in university crop study
           NewspaperGuelph Mercury                       Int          Livestock Drought
                                             Caines, Lisa Central West Asia, North AfricaImpact, Adaptation
02 10 24                         Fredericksburg, Va.-Area USA Virginia
                                                         Int           Farmers Reap Puny Profits Due to Drought
           NewspaperThe Free Lance-Star Allen, Jessica PumpkinCrops, Pumpkins     Drought    Impact
02 10 24                         Researchers plan for heat waves Crops
           NewspaperThe Windsor Star         Hill, SharonCanada                              Impact, Vulnerability, Risk
                                                                                  Climate change
02 10 26             University of Arkansas
           News release                                  Int USA - Western States, Mexico Impact
                                                                      Generic     Drought
                                 Eighth Century Megadrought Impacted Much Of North America
02 10 27                         Farmers to Get Paul Int USA Indiana  Crops       Drought    Impact
           NewspaperThe Indianapolis Star Bird,Aid in Wake of Drought; Two Indiana Counties Eligible
02 10 28                         Cattle      Duckworth, Alberta
                                                          Barbara Livestock, cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producerproducers need new ways to save               Drought    Impact, Adaptation
02 10 28   NewspaperBrandon Sun                          Canada Manitoba
                                                                      Crops       Climate change
                                                                                             Adaptation
                                 Manitoba researcher finds crop -methods play role in climate change
02 10 29                         What        Romahn, Warming
                                                         O            Crops, corn, livestock Adaptation
                                                                                  Global warming
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Crisis? Global Jimntario Said To Increase Farm Output
02 10 29                         Drought Resistant Wheat Adds Yield
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                    Crops
                                                         Int - Australia          Drought    Adaptation
02 10 29             Agence France PresseTaylor, tipped to halve grain crop and slash growth
           News release                       English    Int                      D
                                 Australian drought Jack AustraliaCrops, Grain rought        Impact
02 10 29             LSN         Release                 Int AustraliaCrops
           News release Media Biotechnology could lessen effects of drought Drought          Adaptation, Mitigation
02 10 29             Reuters
           News release                                  Int AustraliaLivestock Drought
                                 Australia Cattle Sent To Graze Under Malaysia Palms         Impact, Adaptation
02 10 30             Reuters
           News release                      Byrnes, Michael
                                                         Int AustraliaCrops       Drought
                                 Drought Further Cuts Australia Crop F'csts - ABARE          Impact
02 10 30                         Food pricesWade, as drought bites Michael Drought
                                              to rise     and Bradley,
           NewspaperThe Sydney Morning Herald MattInt AustraliaGeneric                       Impact
02 10 31                         Weather Ewins, Adrian Prairies
                                                         The                      Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer leaves crops stranded Crops, Grain, Oilseed, Impact     Pulses
02 10 31                         Farmers Morrison, Karen  climate
           NewspaperWestern Producer must adapt to The Prairies       Crops                  Adaptation
                                                                                  Climate change
02 10 31                         Drought                 Saskatchewan Crops, wheat
           NewspaperWestern Producer forces Sask Pool to Alter Debt Payments      Drought    Impact, Adaptation
02 10 31                         Weather Pratt, SeanThe Prairies      Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer puts brakes on winter wheat project Rain                Impact, Adaptation
02 11 01                          Washington Genes Tuned To Resist Cold And Drought Adaptation
                                             Kaufman, Marc
           Magazine AgNet, TheSuper Crops:Post           Global       Crops       Adverse Weather Conditions
02 11 01             ARS         Service     Core, Jim Int Freeze On Seed Yield (To AClimate Risk, Adaptation
           News release News Global Warming Puts TheUSA               Crops                  Impact,
                                                                                  Warmer Degree)
02 11 02                         Cash, Consistency MustTom  Back
           Magazine AgriNews Interactive Van Dusen,CanadaBill 81      Generic     Water      Risk, Adaptation
02 11 02                         Hay West
           Magazine AgriNews Interactive Draws To Close With Hallowe’en Send-Off
                                                         Canada       Crops, HayDrought      Impact, Adaptation
02 11 02                         Growers Van Program Cuts Tom
           Magazine AgriNews InteractiveProtestDusen,Canada - Ontario Generic                Impact
02 11 02                         Researchers Warn Stephen - The On Prairies: Periodic And Decades-Long Dry Condition
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Strauss,Of ‘Megadrought' Prairies Drought
                                                         Canada       Generic                Risk
02 11 03   NewspaperStar Tribune             Powell, JoyInt USA Minnesota
                                                                       weather Rainfall
                                 Farmers reaping bumper crop, butCrops hampers harvest       Impact
02 11 05                         Drought Will Cut Into Western Seed Supply Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       The Prairies
                                             Gallagher, Patrick       Crops                  Impact
02 11 05                         Aussie Drought ProvesInt - Australia
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Devastating Crops, grainDrought    Impact
02 11 05                         No rain knocks out crops -- farmers can
                                                                      Crops       Rainfall   Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperThe St. Paul Journal Heller, RonCanada - Alberta soften the blow with a winter wheat crop
02 11 08                         Summer Strauss, Marina consumers at SupermarketsImpact
                                                          to hit
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail drought startsCanada           Generic     Drought
02 11 09             Associated Drought Relief
           News release          Press       Gersema, Emily
                                                         Int USA      Crops       Drought    Impact
02 11 12             ca.news.yahoo.com Concerts In Alberta RaiseCrops, HayDrought
           News release          Say Hay                 Canada                              Impact, Adaptation
                                                                       $1.5 Million For Drought-Stricken Farmers
02 11 13                         Benoit Says Kyoto Will Canada
                                             Spark,                   Generic
           NewspaperLloydminster Meridian BoosterJodyHurt The Ag. Community                  Vulnerability, Risk
                                                                                  Climate change
02 11 13             Reuters
           News release                      Byrnes, Michael
                                                          Halving 02/03 Cotton Crop
                                 Australia Drought SeenInt AustraliaCrops, Cotton Drought    Impact
02 11 13                         Farmers Lang, crops off Canada - Alberta
                                                                      Crops       Wet conditions, Cold
                                                                                             Impact
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald can't get Michelle fields: Up to 25% of harvest left until spring
02 11 13                         Drought                 Int New South Wales Drought
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Worst in Century,AustraliaGeneric Says                Impact
02 11 13                         Climatologist predicts warm, dry Prairie winter El Nino
                                             Robinson, Art
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix (Saskatoon)                       Crops, Livestock
                                                         Canada - The Prairies               Impact, Vulnerability
02 11 14                         Alta. bean crop delayedBarbara Crops, Beans
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Duckworth, Alberta                              Impact
                                                                                  Rain, Snow, Cold weather
02 11 15             Reuters
           News release                      Tadesse, Tsegaye - Ethiopia
                                                         Int Africa Crops
                                 Parched crops leave Ethiopia desperate for food  Drought    Impact
02 11 15             The                                 Canada
           News release Daily Honey And Maple Products 2002 Generic                          Impact
                                                                                  Weather conditions
02 11 16   Radio     CBC                                  Up Grain Prices Grain, Wheat Impact
                                                                      Crops,
                                 Global Shortage DrivesCanada - The Prairies Drought
02 11 18                         Snow combining ideas The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      wanted      Crops, canola
                                                                                  Snow
                                             Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute        Adaptation, Risk
02 11 18                         New Crop Withstands Heat, Pests Crops
           NewspaperThe London Free Press    Miner, JohnCanada                    Drought    Adaptation
02 11 19             AgNet
           News release                                  Canada       Crops, Wheat           Adaptation
                                 AAFC: Canadian Scientists Develop First-Ever Fusarium-Tolerant Pastry Wheat
02 11 19             ARS         Service, USDA
                                             Durham, Sharon
                                                          Easier       Tape
           News release News New Equipment AllowsInt USADripCrops Installation And Removal   Adaptation
02 11 20                         After Surviving Drought, South - South Cotton
                                                         Int          Crops, Cotton
                                                                                  Rainfall   Impact
           NewspaperThe Augusta ChronicleDickson, TerryUSA Georgia GeorgiaCrops Droop from Rain
02 11 20                         Ontario     Mackie, Richard
                                                         Canada - Ontario
                                                                      Generic     Global
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mailurged to prepare for global-warming shocks warming     Impact, Vulnerability
02 11 21             Associated Study: Warming Will Depleat Water
           News release          Press                                Generic
                                                         Int USA - Western States            Vulnerability
                                                                                  Global warming
02 11 21             CNWire
           News release                                  Canada       Generic     Climate change
                                 Government of Canada Releases Climate Change Plan for CanadaAdaptation
02 11 22              AgNet
           News release                       Wood, Marcia Rubisco Crops
                                  Robust Plants' Secret?Int USA Activase!                       Vulnerability, Adaptation
                                                                                   Global warming
02 11 22                          Saskatchewan, AlbertaCanada - Saskatchewan, Alberta Impact
                                                           farm        Crops, Livestock
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Canadian Press production drops Drought
02 11 24   NewspaperNew York Times            Glaciers Shrink, Water Worries Global warming
                                                          Int
                                  As Andean Forero, Juan Bolivia Water Grow                     Impact, Vulnerability
02 11 25              AgNet, Associated Press
           News release                       Recer, PaulInt USA
                                  Scientists Create Tough Rice Strain                           Adaptation
                                                                       Crops, RiceAdverse Weather Conditions
02 11 25                          Management key to drought recovery
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Barbara Generic
                                              Duckworth, Alberta                   Drought      Adaptation
02 11 25              Reuters
           News release           Weather Could Heat Up Southern Crops FoodDrought
                                              Reynolds, Toby
                                                          Int South Africa
                                                                       Africa       Crisis      Impact, Vulnerability
02 11 26   NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Int - USA, Ohio
                                                                       Crops,
                                  Drought And SCN Seem To Go Together soybean      Drought      Impact
02 11 26   NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Int Australia
                                  El Nino To Keep Australia -In Drought            Drought
                                                                       Crops, livestock         Impact, Adaptation
02 11 26   NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Int Brazil Crops
                                  Weather Cuts Into Record-Wheat Crop                           Impact
                                                                                   Drought, Rain, Frost
02 11 26              National Science Foundation, PressFound In High-Heat Extreme AgNet
           News release                                   Int USA      Crops       High temperatures
                                  Plant-Fungal Symbiosis Release NSF PR 02-95 and Environment   Adaptation
02 11 26              Reuters
           News release                                   Int AustraliaGeneric
                                  Sharks latest woe for drought-hit rural AustraliaDrought      Impact
02 11 27              AgNet
           News release                                   Canada - Western
                                                                       Generic     Climate change, Global warming
                                                                                                Impact, Canada
                                  University Of Toronto Study Reveals Climate Change In Western Risk, Vulnerability
02 11 27   Magazine AgWeb.com                 Johnston, Stressing Western
                                                          Int USA      Livestock Cold
                                  USDA: Cold Weather Julianne -Livestock States weather         Impact
02 11 27              Canadian Press Task Force Urges Quick Action To Address Needs Of Farmers
           News release           Liberal     Edmonds, Scott
                                                          Canada       Generic                  Adaptation
                                                                                   Adverse Weather Conditions
02 11 27              Reuters
           News release                                   Int USA      Crops, salt water        Adaptation
                                  Gene-engineered rice withstands drought,RiceAdverse Weather Conditions
02 11 27                           Citizen    Beauchesne, Canadian farmers' incomes
           NewspaperThe OttawaSummer drought shrivels EricCanada                   Drought
                                                                       Crops, Livestock         Impact
02 11 27                          Drought Affects
                                              Brubaker, ForUSA
                                                          Int U.S. Generic
           NewspaperThe Philadelphia Inquirer CostsHarold Commercial Bakeries      Drought      Impact
02 11 28                          Sask. Ranchers slow to take aid money
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      Saskatchewan
                                              Briere, Karen                        Drought      Adaptation
                                                                       Livestock, cattle , crops, grain,
02 11 28              Reuters
           News release                                    Help For Drought-Hit Drought
                                  Australia PM Promises Int AustraliaGeneric Farmers            Impact, Adaptation
02 11 28              Reuters
           News release                                   Int Grazing,Crops, Forage, Livestock
                                  Allow Longer Crp Haying, USA                     USDA
                                                                        NFU Asks Drought        Impact, Adaptation
02 11 28                           Citizen    Spears, Tom Canada - The Prairies Fields: Study: Temperatures Began To Rise S
                                                                       Generic                  Impact,
           NewspaperThe OttawaWarming Trend Threatens To 'Bake' Western Warmer Climate Vulnerability
02 11 29                          Reduced Duckworth, Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer tillage saves farms   Barbara Crops           Drought      Adaptation
02 11 29                          Drought     Holladay, Shane
                                                          Alberta      Livestock, Crops
                                                                                   Drought
           NewspaperThe Calgary Sun Dangers; Farmers Fear For Next Year'S Crops Vulnerability
02 11 30                          Third       Lang, Michelle
                                                          Alberta      Crops       Drought       90% Of Land Too Dry
           NewspaperCalgary Herald Year Of Drought Forecast For Alberta: Report Says Impact, Vulnerability to Plant
02 12 02                          Winter      MacArthur, The Prairies
                                                           Mary
           NewspaperWestern Producer Canola Will be Rejected Crops, canola         Snow         Impact, Risk
02 12 02                          Canola      Lyseng,Ron
           NewspaperWestern Producer ice harvest continuesManitoba Crops, canola   Snow         Adaptation, Impact, Risk
02 12 02                          Farmers Prairie on harvesting crops in snow
                                                          The Prairies Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer share tipsAgricultural Machinery Institute    Snow         Adaptation
02 12 03                          Dry                     Int - USA, Oklahoma Drought
                                                                       Of Cloud
           NewspaperOntario Farmer States Debate Pros and Cons Generic Seeding                  Adaptation
02 12 03              Associated Poultry Feed iemer, John USA - Delaware, Maryland, Virginia
           News release           Press       B           Int                      Drought
                                                                       Livestock - Poultry      Impact
02 12 04              Agence France Presse English all for break Generic State
           News release                                                 - Victoria Drought
                                  Bush busload to bare Int Australiain the drought              Impact, Adaptation
02 12 04              Canadian Press, Yahoo News Top Of Agenda As Federal-Provincial Farm Ministers Meet
           News release           Managing Farm Risk Canada                        Adverse Weather Conditions
                                                                       Crops, Livestock         Adaptation
02 12 05                          Corn among Alberta's late-harvested crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Barbara Crops, cornDrought, Flooding
                                              Duckworth, Alberta                                Impact
02 12 05   News release
                      Stanford University, Change Surprise: USA -Carbon Dioxide Levels Can Retard Plant Growth, Study Rev
                                  Climate AgNet
                                              Schwartz, Mark
                                                          Int High California
                                                                       Crops                    Impact
                                                                                   Global climate change
02 12 05              StatsCan Ottawa--- Statistics Canada SaysSaskatchewan Insects and Frost Combines to Reduce C
           News release                                                Crops
                                                          Canada - Severe Drought,              Impact
                                                                                   Adverse Weather Conditions, Insects
02 12 05              StatsCan ConsumersEdmonds, Scott For TerribleLivestock Year, Says Statscan
           News release                                   Canada
                                               To Pay The Price                    Adverse Impact
                                                                       Crops, 2002 Crop Weather Conditions
02 12 06              Associated Study: Elements Can Stunt Plant Growth
           News release           Press       Recer, PaulInt USA       Crops                    Impact
                                                                                   Global climate change
02 12 06              Science                 Shaw, M.R., Zavaleta, E. S., et.al. Global climate change By Elevated Co2
                                                          Int Global Crops
           Peer-reviewed journal Grassland Responses To USA Environmental ChangesImpact          Suppressed
02 12 06                          Drought     Beauchesne, Eric
                                                          Canada        Prices:    Drought      Impact
           NewspaperThe National Post Will Lead To Higher FoodCrops Statistics Canada Report: Canadian Farmers Imp
02 12 07                          Doubts      Mitchell, Alanna
                                                          Int 'green' Crops
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mailcast on warming's USA lining                              Impact
                                                                                   Global climate change
02 12 09                          Drought Whacks at Philadelphia Philadelphia Drought Christmas Trees
           NewspaperThe Philadelphia Inquirer             Int USA      Crops - Christmas trees
                                              Urgo, Jacqueline L. - Area's Supply of Future Impact
02 12 10              ARS         Service, AgNet          Int USA      Crops
           News release News Computers Predict Harvest Readiness For Major Crops Adaptation
02 12 10                          Cold        Powell, Glenn
                                                          Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Snap Good For Grape Growers                     Cold         Impact
                                                                       Fruits, grapes Temperatures
02 12 10                          Fine        Greig, JohnOntario       Crops, hay, alfalfa
                                                                                    Dry West Impact
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Forage Harvest In the East Tempered ByDry weather, cold weather
02 12 12              National Science Foundation, AgNet USA
           News release                                   Int          Crops       Adverse Weather Conditions
                                                                                                Change
                                  Increase In Rainfall Variability Related To Global Climate Impact, Adaptation
02 12 13              Kansas State University
           News release                                   Int USA - Kansas
                                                                       Generic     Climate change
                                                                                                Impact, Vulnerability
                                  K-State Researchers Study Response Of Prairie Ecosystem In Face Of Changes In Precipita
02 12 16                          A family farm strugglesCanada enough
                                                           to          Livestock Drought         better Vulnerability
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalJeffs, Allyson save - Aberta cattle to rebuild inImpact,times
02 12 17   NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Int - Australia
                                                                       Crops, Effects
                                                                                   Drought      Impact,
                                  Australia's Crop Forecast Shows Drought wheat, barley, canola Risk
02 12 17   NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Ontario                   tomatoes Adaptation
                                  Rotation Helps Veggies In DroughtVegetables,Drought
02 12 17                          No          Reschke, Peter USA, Midwestern States warming
                                                          Int -
           NewspaperOntario FarmerGlobal Warming Winners After Crops    All        Global       Impact
02 12 17                          Farmers                  For Drought
           NewspaperThe Canberra TimesTo Pay DearlyInt AustraliaGeneric            Drought      Impact
02 12 18              Australian Biotechnology NewsGraeme To Raise Anti-GM Hackles Impact, Adaptation
           News release                       O'Neill,    Int AustraliaLivestock Drought
                                  US Maize Shipments Tipped
02 12 19                          Pasture     Duckworth, Alberta
                                                           Barbara Livestock, Cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer insurance upsets Alta. Ranchers               Drought      Adaptation
02 12 19                         Pulse Crops Defended Against Pollution Charge
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Pratt, SeanCanada        Crops, Pulses            Impact, GHG Mitigation
                                                                                   Climate change
02 12 19              Reuters
           News release                                  Int Sees Hottest Year Global
                                 Drought-Racked Australia AustraliaGeneric Ever warming        Impact
02 12 20              Associated Montana Farmers Fight toUSA - Montana
           News release          Press                   Int          Drought Drought
                                             Bohrer, Becky Survive Generic                     Impact, Adaptation
02 12 22                         Scientists Leavenworth, Stuart- California
                                                         Int USA      Generic      Drought      in California
           NewspaperThe Sacramento Bee Say Century-Long Droughts Could Strike AgainImpact, Vulnerability
02 12 24                         Rains                   Int - Argentina
                                                                      Crops,
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Cut Into Argentine Wheat Forecast wheat         Rain        Impact
02 12 24                         US                      Int Cycles Livestock, cattle
           NewspaperOntario FarmerDrought Skews Cattle - USA, North Dakota         Drought     Impact
02 12 27              Associated Eastern Drought
           News release          Press                   Bill         Generic
                                             Bergstrom, Int USA East Coast Snow, rainfall      Impact
02 12 27                         Year-round Prairie Tom  Canada - The Prairies Drought, Adverse weather conditions let farm
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalSpears,droughts worseGeneric                           Impact
                                                                       than parched 1930s: Winters with little snow don't
02 12 28                           (Kitchener, Cambridge, Waterloo)will follow Adverse weather conditions
                                                         Canada
           NewspaperThe RecordWeather experts predict odd 2003 Generic weird 2002 Impact, Vulnerability
02 12 29                         Lots Of News In 2002; Canada - Saskatchewan Prairie Drought And Kyoto
           NewspaperLloydminster Meridian Booster                     Generic
                                                         Major Stories Surrounded  Drought     Impact
02 12 31                         Warmer, Drier Winter In The Forecast
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       Canada
                                             Gallagher, Patrick       Generic                  Impact,
                                                                                   Warm Dry Winter Risk
02 12 31   NewspaperSoutham News             Mofina, Rick government aid for Western farmers
                                                         C
                                 Vanclief defends Liberal anada       Generic      Drought     Impact
02 Fall                                                  Canada
           Newsletter Agvance Science: no drought about it            Generic      Drought     Adaptation
02 Fall                                                  to predict Crops
           Newsletter Agvance Scientists use weather Alberta soil moistureDrought              Adaptation
02 Fall                                                  Canada - the Prairies Drought
                                                                      Crops
           Newsletter Agvance Fertilizer helps even under dry conditions                       Adaptation
03 01 01                                                 Int AustraliaGeneric
           Magazine MSN Nine Rain Brings Bright Start To 2003                                  Impact
                                                                                   Rain, Drought
03 01 02                         Software Wilson, Barry  Canada
           NewspaperWestern Producer tracks environmental change      Generic                  Adaptation
                                                                                   Climate change
03 01 02                         Top 10 Weather Stories Of 2002 Generic
           NewspaperThe Colborne Chronicle               Canada
                                             Dave Phillips                                     Impacts
                                                                                   Drought, Floods, Frost, Heat
03 01 02                         Drought Increases HallSaskatchewanThe U.S.Cattle
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina) Angela Cattle Exports To Livestock - Drought      Impact
03 01 02                         New Research Backs Fears Of Global Warming: Spring Coming Earlier, Wildlife Shifting Nor
           NewspaperThe National Post                    Int-
                                             Rick Callahan UN         Generic                  Impact
                                                                                   Global warming
03 01 02                         Global Warming-Species  Global
           NewspaperThe New York Times, Associated Press, AgNet                    Global
                                                                      Crops, Livestock warming Impact
03 01 02                         It's Beginning To Look A Little Brighter
                                             Kevin Hursh
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix (Saskatoon)          Saskatchewan              Drought
                                                                      Livestock - Cattle       Impact
03 01 02              The        Prairies Adapt To Weather Changes
           News Release Windsor Star, Canadian Press     The Prairies Generic      Drought     Adaptation
03 01 03                         August Was and Times ntario
                                             Megan GillisO
           NewspaperThe Brockville Recorder All About Drought         Generic      Drought     Impact
03 01 04              Associated Scientists See Wide Impact Of Global Warming On Planet
           News release                      Rick Callahan
                                 Press, Guelph Mercury
03 01 04                         Sign Of
           NewspaperLos Angeles Times Global Warming Found In Atmosphere
03 01 04                         Go Mail
           NewspaperThe Globe and Kyoto On Them, Not On Us
03 01 04                         Global Warming
           NewspaperThe Review (Niagara Falls) Still A Cause For Concern
03 01 04                         Cynical Games Demean Kyoto
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix (Saskatoon)
03 01 04                         Holes
           NewspaperThe Toronto Star In Kyoto
03 01 04                         Global
           NewspaperThe Toronto Star Warming Important News
03 01 05              CBC        Canadian Rex Murphy     The Prairies Foreign
           News release NEWS ONLINE Farmers Forced To Cut Crops AidDrought                     Impact
03 01 06                         Triticale
           NewspaperWestern Producer provides moreAlberta feed options             Drought     Impact, Livestock
                                                                      Crops, tricicale, pulse, oilseed, Adaptation
03 01 06                         Warming Planet Shifts Global
                                                         Life         Crops, Animals
           Magazine Nature Science UpdateKendall Powell North And Early Global warming         Impact
03 01 06                         Evidence For Kyoto
           NewspaperThe Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo Record
03 01 06                         For Sun Pamela Fayerman The Prairies Livestock VaccinationsImpact Be Delayed In Alberta And
           NewspaperThe Vancouver Farmers To Bulk Up Their Cattle Means - Cattle   Drought      Had To
03 01 06                         Warm-Up
           NewspaperThe Washington Post For Climate Debate
03 01 07                         Lack                     Prairie Farmers
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Of Snow Worries The Prairies       Generic      Drought     Risk
03 01 07              CBC        Grasshopper Infestation ToPrairies In 2003 Drought
           News release NEWS ONLINE                      The Worsen   Crops                    Impact
03 01 07                         Editorial: Embracing A Son Of Kyoto
           NewspaperMilwaukee Journal Sentinel
03 01 07                         Chinook Dawn Walton Prairies rops, Livestock
                                                           Of         C            Drought
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Stirs Up Fears TheThird Year Of Prairie Drought Impact
03 01 07                         Bizarre Weather Ravages -Africans' Crops: Some See Link To Worldwide Warming Trend
           NewspaperThe Washington Post Michael Grunwald Int Africa Crops                      Impact, Risk, Vulnerability
                                                                                   Drought, Hail
03 01 08              Agence France Presse English
           News release                                   To Feed Drought-Starved Aussie Livestock
                                                                                   Drought
                                 Imported Grain Arrives Int AustraliaCrops, Livestock          Impact, Adaptation
03 01 08                         A Severe Drought, Frost, Grasshoppers And A Wet Harvest Are Taking A Toll On The Saska
           Magazine Broadcast News                       Saskatchewan Crops                    Impact
                                                                                   Adverse weather conditions
03 01 08                         Third Drought CouldLang Prairies Winter Has FarmersImpact, Risk, Their Futures
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald                   The
                                             Michelle Be Deadly: Mild              Drought
                                                                      Crops, Livestock           Worried For Vulnerability
03 01 09                         On With Kyoto --Kamenz
           NewspaperGuelph Mercury           Geri But Watch Its Impact
03 01 09                         Farmers
           NewspaperNorthern Daily NewsWant Compensation To Mitigate Impact Of Kyoto
03 01 09                         El Nino May Be Good For Prairies
                                             Murray      The          Generic
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix (Saskatoon) Lyons Farmers, Expert Says Nino    El          Impact
03 01 09                         Reductions Sought In
           NewspaperThe Washington Post Eric PianinGreenhouse Gases: Criticizing Bush, Senators Would Set Deadlines
03 01 10                         Small Crop Ewins, Adrian
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     Canada                    Drought
                                              Squeezes Checkoff Crops, Wheat, Barley Impact, Adaptation
03 01 10              Associated El Niño Effects May Continue Through Spring El Nino
           News release          Press                   Int USA      Generic                  Impact
03 01 10              CBC                                The Prairies Livestock - Cattle
                                                                                   Drought
           News release News Farmers Fear Mild Winter Could Mean Drought By SpringImpact
03 01 10                         Impacts Of Warming Apparent
           NewspaperFort McMurray Today Rick Callahan
03 01 10                         Biologists See Signs Of New Climate Cycle
                                              Glennda
           NewspaperSan Jose Mercury News, Calif. Chui
03 01 10                         A Silly      Finn Poschmann
           NewspaperThe National Post Kyoto Policy Idea
03 01 10                          Tribune, Rain, C. Hammett - Florida - Strawberry
                                              Yvette       Int USA      Crops       Rain, Frost Impact
           NewspaperThe TampaSeason's Fla. Cold Put Big Chill On Tampa, Fla-Area Strawberry Crop
03 01 11                          Times-Journal
                                              Dawson Winchester
           NewspaperSt. ThomasCould Kyoto Become Yet Another Gun Registry Farce?
03 01 11                                       Dries Up In AustraliaGeneric
           Magazine The Age Farm TradeJosh GordonDrought   Int                      Drought     Impact
03 01 11                          Alberta Adviser, AgNet   Alberta      Crops - Berry currant
                                                                                    Drought
           Magazine The CentralDrought Conditions Further Research Into Black Farming Adaptation
03 01 11                          (Kitchener, Cambridge and Waterloo)
           NewspaperThe RecordKyoto Well-Intentioned, But Misguided, Profs Say
03 01 12              Knight-Ridder Tribune Rachel Clarke USAApple OrchardsDrought, Frost
           News Release                                    Int          Crops        In         Impact, Adaptation
                                 Drought Proves Damaging To - Virginia - Apple Nelson County, Va.
03 01 12                         Global Warming: All That Hot
           NewspaperThe New York Times Andrew C. Revkin Air Must Be Having An Effect
03 01 13                         GeographicMacArthur, Alberta fight drought Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Mary                                  cattle
                                               diversification helps Crops, grain, livestock, Adaptation
03 01 13                         Dry times MacArthur, Alberta
                                                           Mary
           NewspaperWestern Producer need different strategy Livestock, cattle      Drought     Adaptation
03 01 13                         Early hooper outlook D'Arce
           NewspaperWestern Producer          McMillan direSaskatchewan Crops, honeyDrought     Impact
03 01 13              Agence France Presse English
           News release                                    Aussie Wheat Harvest Drought
                                                                                    As           Impact
                                 More Downgrades For Int AustraliaCrops - Wheat DroughtImpact Deepens
03 01 13              Canada Newswire Forum To Discuss The Need For Proper Implementation Of The Kyoto Protocol
           Press release         A Public
03 01 14                         Frost        Marion, Clear Crop Out
                                                           Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Ravages HelpMichael-Allan Crops, ginseng         Frost       Impact
03 01 14                         Dry                       Int- USA, Midwestern States
                                                                        Worried Drought, Dry Weather
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Winter Has MidWest Farmers Crops, corn, soybeans Impact, risk
03 01 15              Planet Ark Global Warming Aggravates Australia Drought - Study Vulnerability
           News release                                    Int AustraliaGeneric
                                              Michael Christie                      Global warming
03 01 15                         New Players On Global Warming
           NewspaperThe New York Times
03 01 16                         Drought      Duckworth, Barbara Crops, Livestock
           NewspaperWestern Producer assistance stillAlberta arriving               Drought     Adaptation
03 01 16                         Time For Wilson, Barry
           NewspaperWestern Producer Specifics On Canada   Kyoto: CFAGeneric                    Ghg
                                                                                    Global warming Mitigation, Adaptation
03 01 16                         Disaster Duckworth, Barbara Livestock, cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer aid demandedAlberta                            Drought     Adaptation
03 01 16              Agence France Presse English NinoVietnamGeneric To Vietnam Impact
           News release          Forecasters Warn El Int Bringing Drought El Nino, Drought
03 01 17                         Drought                   Int - USA Crops, winter wheat Impact
           NewspaperWestern Producer hurts U.S. winter wheat acres                  Drought
03 01 17              Associated Drought - Cattle Kohler USA
           News release          Press        Judith       Int                      Drought
                                                                        Livestock - Cattle      Impact
03 01 17              Science Volume 299, Drought Kennedy
                                              Donald On Climate Change
           Peer-reviewed Journal The PolicyNumber 5605
03 01 17                                       Comes In A Mere Dribble
                                                           I
           Magazine The Age Drought AidDarren Graynt AustraliaGeneric               Drought     Impact
03 01 18                         Kyoto Will Eric Best On
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail WorkReguly Market Rules
03 01 19                         Kyoto
           NewspaperThe Calgary Sun Will End Up Costing Us Dearly
03 01 19                         Give         Jay Ingram
           NewspaperThe Toronto StarUs Straight Goods In Kyoto Debate
03 01 20              Associated Parched Earth
           News release          Press        Joydeep Ray India
                                                           Int          Generic     Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 01 21                         Low Water Levels Affect USA - Illinois
                                                           I            Crops
           NewspaperJournal Star, Peoria Steve TarterntGrain Shipments In Illinois  Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 01 21                         Global Warming Claims Challenged; Environmental Consultant Says Scientific Evidence Doe
                                              Ralph
           NewspaperThe Stratford Beacon-Herald Pearce
03 01 22              Banff Pork Seminar
           News release                                    Canada       Livestock - Pork warming
                                                                                    Global      Mitigation,
                                 Swine Sector Targets Emissions Strategies For Post-Kyoto World Adaptation
03 01 22              CSIRO Media ReleaseMonitor Southern Ocean And Climate
           News release          Robots To
03 01 23                         Service      Sharon DurhamInt USA      Crops
           Magazine ARS News High Carbon Dioxide Levels Cause Stress In Barley      High CO2 Impact
03 01 23                         Global       McMillan D'Arce
                                                           Canada
           NewspaperWestern Producer Warming Inevitable: ExpertGeneric                          Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                    Global warming
03 01 23                         Hopper       Raine, show high-risk Crops
                                                           The
           NewspaperWestern Producer predictionsMichael Prairies        areas       Drought     Impact
03 01 23                         New grass varieties expected this year grass
           NewspaperWestern Producer                        Barbara Crops,
                                              Duckworth, Alberta                    Drought     Adaptation
03 01 23              Associated Senate-Drought
           News release          Press                     Int USA      Generic     Drought     Adaptation
03 01 23                         Inflation In SafetyGarnaut AustraliaGeneric Jumps
           NewspaperSydney Morning Herald     John ZoneInt   Despite Food Price Drought         Impact
03 01 24                         Don't        Elizabeth Kyoto
           NewspaperGuelph Mercury Get Lazy AboutE. May
03 01 24                         Warming
           NewspaperLos Angeles Times The Earth: Where Does It All End?
03 01 24                         Drought      Michelle LangAlberta      Crops, Livestock - Cattle
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald Threatens Food Production: Irrigated Drought              The Pinch Of Dry Summers
                                                                                    Farms FeelImpact
03 01 27                         Ontario Veggie Growers Are California-Bound Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Ontario
                                              Carter, Jeffrey           Crops, Vegetables       Adaptation
03 01 27                         Arizona Starts To Feel Int USA - Long Drought
                                                           Impact
           NewspaperThe New York Times Michael Janofsky OfArizona                   Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 01 28                         Global       Reschke, Peter
                                                           Canada       Popular
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Warming Skeptic Debunks Generic Climate Theories             Impact
                                                                                    Global Warming
03 01 28                         US                        Int - USA Crops,         Drought
           NewspaperOntario FarmerFarmers Get $3.1 Billion Drought Aid soybeans, grain, cotton  Adaptation
03 01 28   Magazine AgWeb.com                 Julianne Johnston African Drought
                                                           Int Amid Generic
                                 UN: Food Crisis Worsens - Western Sahel            Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 01 29                         Service, AgNet
           Magazine ARS News New, Salt-Tolerant Plants USA Int DevelopedCrops       Drought     Adaptation
03 01 29                         Drought Defeats Hutterites:
                                                           Alberta      Generic     Drought     Impact
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalJeff Holubitsky Dry, Sandy Soil Forces Hardisty Colony To Declare Bankruptcy,
03 01 30              Agence France Presse EnglishLivelihood Of 300,000 N. China Farmers
           Press release         Drought Threatens         Int China Generic        Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 01 30                          Sun-News,Marvin 25-Year Low New Mexico Drought
                                               N.M.        Int USA
           NewspaperLas CrucesIrrigation Water At Tessneer - In Generic  Las Cruces, N.M, AreaImpact, Adaptation
03 01 30                                      Pellegrineschi AfricaPromising Future
                                                           Crops: A Crops
           Magazine SciDevNet Drought-Resistant GM Int-Alessandro                   Drought     Adaptation
03 01 30                         Hutterite Colony Gives Canada - Alberta
                                                           Up           Generic
           NewspaperThe Recorder (Kitchener, Cambridge and Waterloo), Canadian PressDrought     Impact
03 01 31                         Drought Due To Warmer Tropical Oceans Jet-Stream Shift May Have Caused 1998 To 2002
                                              Powell
           Magazine Nature Daily Science Update Kendall    Global       Generic     Drought     Impact
03 01 31                                      Michael Byrnes
                                                           Int AustraliaGeneric
           Magazine Planet Ark Australia Scientist Warns Drought Could Blight 2003  Drought     Impact, Risk, Vulnerability
03 01 31              Science, Volume 299 Number 5607
                                               Ocean ForGlobal
                                                            Drought Generic
           Peer-reviewed Journal The PerfectMartin Hoerling, Ann Kumar              Drought     Impact
03 01 31                          Journal-Constitution
                                              Mike TonerGlobal          Generic
           NewspaperThe AtlantaDrought May Signal World Warming Trend Drought                   Impact
03 02 01                         Australia's Drought To Linger
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                      Crops, wheat, barley, canola, sorghum, rice, cotton. Suga
                                                           Int - Australia          Drought     Risk, impact
03 02 01                         Cold WinterJim Brown PEI
                                               Could Reduce             Crops       Snow, Frostmpact
                                                                                                I
           NewspaperJournal Pioneer (Summerside), AgNet Harmful Insect Populations:Growers Could Benefit: Integrated Pe
03 02 01                         A Risky
           NewspaperLos Angeles Times Game On Climate
03 02 01                         Farmers Being Set Up To
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalAllyson Jeffs Pay For Kyoto -- Critic: FarmTech 2003
03 02 01                         How To Slow Down
                                              Sue Yanagisawa
           NewspaperThe Kingston Whig-Standard Climate Change: Organic Solutions Best For Capping Gases, Plant Phy
03 02 01              The Lancet, Volume 361, Number 9355   Southern Africa
                                                                        Generic
           Peer-reviewed Journal El Niño And Drought InInt Southern Africa                       Nino
                                                                                    Drought, El Impact
03 02 04                         After        Reschke, Peter
                                                           Ontario      Crops, Soybean
                                                                                    Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Successive Summer Droughts Leafhoppers Rise ToImpact, research Pest Prominence
03 02 05              Australia CSIRO Press Release, Ref. #2003/14
           Press release         Planning For Zero Greenhouse Emissions
03 02 05              European Commission—Press Release Monitoring Of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
           News release          Commission Acts To Improve
03 02 06                         U.S. farmers want Adrian - aid directedMexico Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Int
                                              Ewins, drought USA, New   Crops, wheat            Adaptation
03 02 06              CSIRO Ref Drought Takes Toll On Int AustraliaGeneric
           News release           2003/18, AgNet            Biocontrol              Drought     Impact
03 02 06                          Post        Joey Restrictions Hit Generic         Drought     Impact
           NewspaperThe DenverDrought's Water BunchInt USA - Colorado Nursery, Landscaping Industries
03 02 09                          Post        Kit MiniclierInt Straits As Record Cattle, Continues Adaptation
                                                                        Livestock Drought
           NewspaperThe DenverColorado Ranches In Dire USA - Colorado -Drought crops            Impact,
03 02 10   Magazine AgWeb.com                 Julianne Johnston
                                                           Int AustraliaLivestock
                                 Australian Cattle Slaughter Reaches 8 Million Drought          Impact, Adaptation
03 02 10                         The World Needs AC. LautenbacherClimate
           NewspaperLos Angeles Times         Conrad New Focus On Jr.
03 02 10                         A            Betsy Carpenter
           Magazine USNews.comFading Green Hope For Climate
03 02 11                         Dry
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Soils Plague US WinterUS             Crops,      Dry weather
                                                           Int - Wheat Crop winter wheat Risk, Impact
03 02 11              Ag         A                                      Crops - fruits
           News release Answers Little Means A Lot When Irrigating Brambles                     Adaptation
                                                                                    Drought, heat
03 02 11   Magazine AgWeb.com                 Livestock Producers Still Making -Drought
                                                           Int USA      Livestock cattle
                                                                                    Drought     Impact,
                                 Economist: Julianne Johnston - Nebraska, Kansas Decisions Adaptation
03 02 11                         Kyoto Dollars Spark Cabinet Fight
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalKate Jaimet
03 02 11                         Many Options Jaw)
                                              Ron WalterCanada - Livestock - Drought
           NewspaperThe Times-Herald (MooseFor Livestock Producers Hit By Cattle                Adaptation
03 02 12              Associated Climate Pledges Herbert
           News release          Press        Josef
03 02 13              AgNet, Carnegie Institution RecentInt USA
           Press release         Climate Affects                         Gains      Climate change
                                                            Crop Yield Crops - corn, soybeansImpact
03 02 13                         Drought      Duckworth, Alberta
                                                            Barbara Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer pressue seen likely to continue                Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 02 13                         Custom       Ewins, failed -USA, New Mexico
                                                           Int          Crops, grain
           NewspaperWestern Producer combinersAdrian to escape drought Drought                  Impact, Adaptation
03 02 13                                                   Int USA      Generic
           Magazine Planet Ark One-Fifth Of Us In Drought, Little Relief Seen Drought           Impact, Adaptation
03 02 13                         Voluntary Jennifer Lee
           NewspaperThe New York Times Pacts Reached To Curb Greenhouse Gases       Ghg Mitigation
03 02 14                         Weak Response On Global Warming
           NewspaperThe New York Times                                              Global warming
03 02 16                                      Anne Cook
           NewspaperThe News-Gazette, Champaign-Urbana, Ill.
03 02 17              Associated Drought Leads Farmers To SeekMidwest
           News release          Press                     Int          Generic
                                              Mark ThiessenUSA - Counseling Drought             Impact
03 02 17              Canada Newswire Committee Releases List Of Witnesses At AlbertaImpact
           News release          Senate                    Canada       Generic     Climate changeHearings Into Climate Change Eff
03 02 17              Georgia InstituteMonsoon Forecasting Method Could Increase Crop Yields
           News release                                    Int USA      Generic
                                 New of Technology Research News , AgNet Climate                Adaptation
03 02 17                         Nebraska Neb.Bill Hord Int USA - Nebraska
                                                                        Crops       Drought
           NewspaperOmaha World-Herald,Farmers May Make Crop Switch If Dry Weather Continues    Impact, Adaptation
03 02 17                         Kyoto GoodStephanie Peatling
           NewspaperSydney Morning Herald For The Nation
03 02 17                         Hot Air About Greenhouse Gases
           NewspaperThe Washington Post                                             Ghg Mitigation
03 02 18                         Fruit        Weather Deep Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Trees Powell, Glenn Cold Crops, fruit Cold weather           Impact
03 02 18                         Plains                    Int Worse Generic
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Drought Could Get -USA, the Plains Drought                   Impact, risk
03 02 18                         Disease, Climate Change Mean Genetic BaseClimate Change Risk, Adaptation
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Canada
                                              Gallagher, Patrick                                 Kept
                                                                        Livestock Should Be Impact,
03 02 18              Agence France Presse English
           Press release                                   Int AustraliaCrops       Drought
                                 Australian Harvest Down To 20-Year Low As Drought Hits         Impact
03 02 18   Magazine AgWeb.com                 Julianne Johnston
                                                           Int AustraliaCrops
                                 ABARE: Drought Hits Summer Crops                   Drought     Impact
03 02 18              Associated Bitter Colo. Jon SarcheInt USA - Colorado
           News release          Press        Water Fight Heads To CropsCourt       Drought     Impact
03 02 19              Associated Greenhouse Gases Declined In 2001
           News release          Press                                              Ghg Mitigation
03 02 19                         No Citizen Gordon Hoekstra                         Global Say
           NewspaperPrince George Certainty On Results Of Climate Change, Expertsclimate change
03 02 19                         Prairie Drought Proves Canada - Prairies
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald        Michelle Lang Costly      Generic     Drought     Impact
03 02 19              The                                  Canada
           News release Daily Drought Impacts On Canadian Livestock     Livestock Drought       Impact
03 02 19                          $2-Billion Steven Chase
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Dedicated To Emission Targets: Big Fight Expected In Cabinet Over How Money W
03 02 20                          Water       Duckworth, Barbara Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producerstorage needed:Alberta irrigators              Drought     Adaptation
03 02 20                          Farmers Deserve Lyons
                                              Murray
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix (Saskatoon)Credit For Carbon Sinks: Groups
03 02 21                          Safety      Wilson, Barry
                                                          Canada       Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer Net Won't Stop Climate Change: Industry                   Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                   Climate change
03 02 21                          Drought     MacArthur, Alberta
                                                            For
           NewspaperWestern Producer Sparks SearchMaryRural Water      Generic     Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 02 21                          Beef GroupMorrison, Karen
           NewspaperWestern Producer           Works On Reducing Gas               Global      Ghg
                                                                       Livestock, Cattle warming Mitigation
03 02 21                           Citizen    Susan Riley
           NewspaperThe OttawaThrowing Money At Climate Change                     Global Climate Change
03 02 23              Associated Old Charts,Kristian Kahrs To Study Climate Global Climate Change
           News release           Press        Logbooks Used                        Change
03 02 24                          Drought                 Int AustraliaGeneric
           NewspaperLabor Liberal Daily A Sign Water Use Must Change                           Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                   Drought, climate change
03 02 25   NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Impact On Livestock, Livestock Numbers adaptation
                                  Report Shows Drought The Prairies                Drought
                                                                       Canadian cattle, sheep  Impact,
03 02 25                          Du
           NewspaperOntario FarmerPont Shares Weather RiskOntario      Crops                   Adaptation
                                                                                   Drought, flooding, hail, frost
03 02 25                          Rains                   Int - Australia
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Could Revive Australia's Wheat      Crops, wheat            Impact
                                                                                   Rain, drought
03 02 25   Magazine Broadcast NewsAlta-Climate-Change Alberta          Generic                 Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                   Climate change
03 02 25                          New Process Takes The Heat Off Food Production
           NewspaperDaily Herald (Prince Albert)
03 02 25                          Adios, El Allison Dunfield
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Nino
03 02 25                          We're Kyoto Bound, Come
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Jim Stanford Hell Or Hot Air
03 02 25                          Hardy Urges Farmers Get 'Sink Credits'
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina)  Angela Hall
03 02 25                          Blair Outlines Plans To Slash Emissions Over 50 Years
           NewspaperThe New York Times Lizette Alvarez
03 02 26                          Drought CanWest News Service Generic
                                                          Canada
           NewspaperCobourg Daily Star, Shrinks Farm Incomes- Western              Drought     Impact
03 02 26              CSIRO Media Release - Ref 2003/37,AustraliaCrops
           News release                                   Int AgNet
                                  Getting Post-Drought Crops Right                 Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 02 26                          Experts Fault Bush C. Revkin
           NewspaperThe New York Times Andrew Plan To Study Climate
03 02 26                          Report Gives Bush's Global Warming Efforts Mixed Rating
           NewspaperThe Washington Post Eric Pianin                                Global warming
03 02 27              Agence France PresseRichard Ingham
           Press release                                  Global       Generic     Global warming
                                                                                               Impact, risk
                                  Climate Change Boosting Flood, Disaster Peril For Billions: Report
03 02 27                          More Press              Southwestern Ontario Snow, Moisture
                                                                       Crops                   Impact
           NewspaperThe London FreeSnow Helps Farmers; Crucial Ground- Moisture Levels Were Hurt Last Year By A Mild
03 02 28                          ICRISAT                 Int India     University Drought
           Magazine Crop Biotech Update And MSSRF Plan Virtual Generic On Drought Adaptation, Mitigation
03 02 28              Associated Wild Weather Gardiner
           News release           Press       Beth
03 03 01              CBC         Dry Snow'               Alberta
           News release NEWS ONLINE Means No Drought Relief            Generic     Drought     Impact
03 03 01                          Russian Mark MacKinnon   Kill Kyoto Consensus
           NewspaperThe Globe and Mail Stalling Could Int- Russia
03 03 01                          Rebuked
           NewspaperThe New York TimesOn Global Warming                            Global warming
03 03 03                          Black Welsh shine under drought Livestock Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Barbara
                                              Duckworth, Alberta                               Adaptation
03 03 03                          Lamb prices rebound Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer          MacArthur, Mary                      Drought
                                                                       Livestock, lamb         Impact
03 03 03                          Weather Bruce Constantineau Crops Global
                                                          British B.C. Farms:      Global warming
                                                                                               Impact
           NewspaperThe Vancouver Sun Wreaking Havoc On Columbia - fruits, Warming Has Increased The Intensity And
03 03 03   NewspaperDenver Post               Michael Thirsty
                                                          Global       Crops       Drought     Impact, Adaptation
                                  Genetics May TameBooth Crops, Lawns CSU Part Of Worldwide Drought Research
03 03 04   NewspaperOntario Farmer            Gallagher, Patrick
                                                          The Prairies First Net Drought         in Four
                                  Drought, Lower Support Results InGeneric Income DropImpact Years
03 03 04              Canada News Wire And ForestersCanada
           Press release          Farmers                               Adapting Global climate change, Drought,
                                                                                               Impact, Senate ; Committee
                                                            Need HelpGeneric To Climate Change: Adaptation Flood, Hail, C
03 03 04   Report                  Systems for Biotechnology Trehalose-Producing Genes Improves Tolerance To Drought,
                                              Ray Wu and With
                                                          Canada                   D           Impact, Adaptation
                      Information Engineering Rice Plants Ajay GargCrops - Rice rought, Low Temperatures
03 03 04                                                  Int- New In Much
           Magazine Planet Ark Significant Soil Moisture DeficitsZealand Of NZ     Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 03 07                          UncertaintyDuckworth, Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Barbara say analysts    Drought     Adaptation
                                               rules the beef market, Crops, corn, livestock, cattle
03 03 07                          Crop season longer The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer          Bell, Ian                            Warm temperatures
                                                                       Crops, corn, soybeans Impact, Adaptation
03 03 07                          Kyoto Accord Workshop Monday
           NewspaperChatham Daily News
03 03 11                          Climate Change Answers
           NewspaperThe Daily News (Prince Rupert) Canada              Generic                 Impact
                                                                                   Global climate change
03 03 12   NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Looking For Hay
                                                                       Crops
                                  Indiana, Ohio Farmers Int - USA, Indiana, Ohio   Drought     Impact
03 03 12                          Early                   Int USA Crops
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Spring Rains Benefit-Some U.S. Regions                      Impact
                                                                                   Wet weather, Drought
03 03 14              Agence France PresseLauren GelfandWorlds Generic
           Press release                                  Int
                                  Climate Change Depleting- UK                      Resources: UN, Analysts
                                                                                               Impact
                                                                        FreshwaterGlobal climate change
03 03 15                          Episcopal
           NewspaperLos Angeles Times Bishops Decry Global Warming                 Global warming
03 03 16              Knight-Ridder Tribune Lorraine CavenerDo With less Water weathermpact, Adaptation
           News release                                   Int - USA - Idaho - Potatoes
                                  Idaho Potato Growers Make            Crops       Dry         I
03 03 19              ARS         Service     Don Comis Int- USA, Northern
           News release News Saving Water For A Rainless Day Crops States          Drought     Impact, Risk, Adaptation
03 03 19                          Kyoto Rules To Impact Farms
           NewspaperChatham Daily News Chris McGregor
03 03 19                          Spring Snow Turns Farmers'
                                                          Alberta      Crops       Spring Snow, And Rain
                                                                                               Impact
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalAllan Chambers Frowns To Smiles: More Snowdrought Needed To Ensure C
03 03 19                          Fight (Regina) Hursh
                                               Over
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post LikelyKevin Carbon Sinks
03 03 19   NewspaperThe Spectator             Tim Kyoto
                                  DeromanticizingBall
03 03 20                          Drought,                The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer response show future needs        Crops       Drought     Adaptation, Impacts
03 03 20   Magazine Nature                      Phillip Ball
                                    Global Greenhouse Affects Air Pressure; Climate-Change Predictions May Be An Underestim
03 03 20                            How Do      Mark Reid
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald Cattle Spell Relief?               Livestock - Cattle
03 03 21                            Drought Relief Association
           Magazine National Cattlemen’s Beef Measure Passes InLivestock - cattle Sympathetic Adaptation Ranchers
                                                                                      Drought
                                                                           House Congress        Impact, To Struggling
03 03 21              Australia CSIRO Day For Water - Int - Australia2003 - "Water For The Future"
           News release             World                     22nd March  Generic     Drought    Impact, Adaptation
03 03 21                            North Peace Banana Belt; Climatologist FearsGlobal warming
                                                             Alberta      Generic
           NewspaperGrande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune; Source: Red Deer Advocate                Impact
                                                                                       Warming'sImpact On Alberta
03 03 21              Reuters
           Press release                        Taro Matsuoka Africa Generic
                                                             Int-                     Aid
                                    Drought Spells Doom, As Eritrea Awaits Food Drought          Impact, Adaptation, increased food
03 03 21              Science Volume 299, Number Kennedy
                                                Donald
           Peer-reviewed Journal The Climate Divide 5614, Page 1813
03 03 22                            Moisture Level Concerns
           NewspaperDaily Herald (Prince Albert)             Alberta
                                                Joanne Paulson            Generic     Drought    Impact, Risk
03 03 22                            Ruminating
           NewspaperSydney Morning Herald Cow ... No Naked Flames         Livestock -Cattle
03 03 23              Agence France PresseLauren Gelfand
           Press release                         Leave
                                    Participants EnglishKyoto Feeling Water Forum Was All Wet
03 03 24              Agence France-PresseFrancoise Kadri Challenge Discussed At World Water Forum
           Press release            Making The Desert Bloom AGlobal       Generic     Drought    Impact, Adaptation
03 03 25              Agence France PresseRichard Ingham
           Press release                         English                  Roost
                                    Kyoto's Chickens Come Home To Livestock - Poultry
03 03 25                            Kyoto Will Hit UsTalbot
                                                Neal Where
           NewspaperGrande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune It Hurts; Canadians Expected To Pay A Fairly Hefty Price When Co
03 03 27                            Weather                  Int, USA, Midwestern areas therain
                                                                          Crops, wheat, corn Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer showing improvement, but problem States,persist  Drought, Impact
03 03 28              Science Volume 299 Number 5615
                                                R. B. Alley,
           Peer-reviewed Journal Abrupt Climate ChangeJ. Marotzke, et. al.            Global climate change
03 03 28                            Agricore Posts
           NewspaperThe Calgary Sun; Reuters Loss Due To Drought                      Drought
                                                                          Crops - Grain          Impact
03 03 31                             (Episode 1210)
           Magazine Farmscape MLMMI Targets Research Into Odor And Greenhouse Gases   Ghg mitigation
03 04 01              Associated Drought to Drenched Int USA
           News release             Press       Bruce Smith                           Drought, Floods
                                                                                                 Impact
                                                                          Crops - Corn, Cotton, Tobacco
03 04 01              Lethbridge Research Centre Greenhouse Gas Emissions In Beef Cattle Production
           Press release                       Tackles                                Ghg mitigation
                                                                          Livestock - Cattle
03 04 01                            Nebraska Nebraska To Plant Nebraskacorn, grain
                                                Bill Hord                 Crops -     Drought    Adaptation
           NewspaperOmaha World-Herald,Farmers Apt Int USA - More Grain Sorghum, Less Corn Amid Drought
03 04 01              Reuters
           News release                                      Int USA      Crops - corn, soybeans, wheat Adaptation
                                                                                      Drought    Beans
                                    Drought Eats Away At Corn Planting Plans: Price Jumps; Impact,Off; Wheat Climbs
03 04 02   Magazine FWI                         Olivia Cooper UK
                                                              UK                      Drought, Impacts
                                    World Weather Boosts Int - Wheat Crops - wheat, cropsFlood
03 04 02              Canada Newswire Systems Receives Grant For Manure Treatment And Energy
           Press release            Bio-Terre
03 04 03                             Management and Sprague and -Aaron Hager Cold Wet Weather, Drought
                                                Christy That Could Affect
                                                             Int- USA Illinois - Corn
                                                                          Crops                   Decisions
           Newsletter Illinois Pest Weather ConcernsCrop Development Weed ManagementAdaptation in 2003
03 04 03                            Agricore Ewins, Adrian prairieCrops, grains,
           NewspaperWestern Producer earning witherCanada     with         drought Drought       Impact
03 04 03                            Forage      Bell, Ian
           NewspaperWestern Producer may be scarce Alberta                            Drought
                                                             commodity Livestock, cattle         Adaptation
03 04 03                            Alberta     Bell, Ian Alberta         Livestock, Drought, Frost
                                                                                                 Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer farmers hope drought is behind them cattle, Crops, grain, canola
03 04 03              Pest Management and Christy That Could Affect Weed ManagementImpact, Adaptation
                                                Crop Development Bulletin No. University Illinois
                                                             Int USA      Crops
           Peer-reviewed Journal Weather Concerns Sprague, Alison Hague 2, Weather ofDecisions In 2003
03 04 03                            Greenhouse Emissions
                                                Rod
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina) Nickel Forecast To Rise                  Ghg mitigation
03 04 03                            Sask. (Moose Jaw) Saskatchewan
           NewspaperThe Times-HeraldGreenhouse Gases Expected To Rise Ghg mitigation
03 04 04              AgNet
           News release                                      The Prairies Crops - Beans
                                    Prairie Bean Breeding Effort To Capture Market Potential Adaptation
03 04 08                            Maple       Gallagher, Patrick
                                                             Ontario      Maple Gate  F
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Syrup Production Slow Out Of TheSyrup reezing Impact, adaptation
03 04 08   NewspaperOntario Farmer              Powell, GlennOntario                   grapes, Impact
                                    Winter's Cold Tough On Grapes Crops, fruit,Freezing peaches
03 04 08                            More                     Int - DroughtGeneric
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Snow Eases Midwest USA, Midwestern States snow     Drought, Impact
03 04 10   Magazine MeatNews.com                                          Producers Drought      Adaptation
                                    Assistance Available To Livestock Livestock Hit By Ongoing Drought
03 04 10                            Help                     Int- USA Livestock -Cattle
                                                                                      Drought    Impact, Adaptation
           Magazine MeatNews.com For Dry Ranchers: USDA Will Make Additional Financial Assistance Available To Lives
03 04 10                            Drought     Raine, flexible
                                                             Saskatchewan Livestock, Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer demands Michaelwhite-tail rations deer, crops, Adaptation    alfalfa, oats
03 04 10              EurekAlert Seeking Comfort From Int - USA - Arizona
           News release                                       The Cold Crops                     Adaptation
                                                                                      Cold Temperature, Frost,
03 04 10                            Dry Conditions Algie Ontario
                                                Jim                       Crops
           NewspaperOwen Sound Sun Times A Troublesome Trend: DespiteDrought                     Impact, Risk, Adaptation
                                                                                       This Winter's Heavy Snowfalls, Local Farmer
03 04 10                            Norfolk, VA., Farmers Int- USA - Virginia
                                                Linda McNatt              Generic     Drought, wet weather,
                                                                                                 Adaptation
           NewspaperThe Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, VA. To Get Federal Relief For Both Drought, Rain flood
03 04 11                            Cattle      size in holding Prairies
                                                              Barbara
           NewspaperWestern Producerherd Duckworth, Thepattern Livestock, cattle      Drought    Adaptation, Vulnerability
03 04 11                            Climate     Wilson, Barry
           NewspaperWestern Producer Change Could Ontario                 And Cons: Global       Adaptation,
                                                              Bring Pros Generic Expert climate change risk, impact
03 04 11                            Moisture Houlden, Michelle
           NewspaperWestern Producer Brings Optimism PrairiesThe          Generic     Drought    Risk, Adaptation
03 04 11                            Prairies    Briere, Karen Prairies
                                                             The
           NewspaperWestern Producer Welcome Spring Snow Generic                                 Impacts
                                                                                      Spring Snow, drought
03 04 12                            Climate Change And Greenhouse Generic
           NewspaperSouthwest Booster (Swift Current)                                 Global climate
                                                                                                 Impact
                                                                          Gas Awareness Studied change, ghg mitigation
03 04 14                            Dry
           Magazine MeatNews.comLiquidation                  Int-Australia            Drought
                                                                          Livestock -Cattle      Impact, Adaptation
03 04 14                            Some        Pratt, SeanInt, USA, Crops, sunflowers,          Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producercrops thirstier than others North DakotaDroughtsafflowers, soybeans, peas, barley
03 04 15   Magazine FWI             Strobs Sooth Stress, Say Scientists               Drought
                                                                          Crops - wheat          Adaptation
03 04 15   NewspaperOntario Farmer                           Ontario      Crops
                                    Insects Likely Unaffected By Cold Weather Cold weather       Impact
03 04 15   NewspaperOntario Farmer                           Ontario      Hybrids Cold weather
                                    Weather Could Test Long-Season Crops, corn, wheat            Adaptation
03 04 15                            Cold                     Flow For Maple
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Spell Boosts Sap Ontario Syrup Syrup old weather   C          Impact
03 04 15              Associated Farm Scene: Irrigation Int USA For Warming-Like Effect In San Joaquin, Study Says
           News release             Press       Brian SkoloffBlamed
03 04 15                           Province's Northwest Suffering
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina)               Saskatchewan
                                               Andrew Ehrkamp                      Drought
                                                                       Crops, Livestock - CattleImpact
03 04 17                           Spring      Bell, Ian The Prairiesrenew optimism amongpeas, alfalfa, oats, barley, corn, w
                                                                                   Dry weather Manitobans
           NewspaperWestern Producer Moisture and diversificationCrops, canola, cereals,Adaptation
03 04 17                           Alberta     MacArthur, Alberta
                                                           Mary        Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer farmers play it safe with crop insurance      Drought      Adaptation
03 04 18   Magazine FWI            Easter Rainclouds Heaven Sent? Crops - wheat    Drought      Impact
03 04 20                           Tolerance of Mannitol A.Accumulating Transgenic Wheat To Water Stress And Salinity
           Magazine Plant Physiology                                   Crops - wheat Cushman
                                                                                   J.C.
                                               T. Abebe, - C. Guenzi, B. Martin, Drought        Adaptation
03 04 21                           Snows Were Good ForOntario
           NewspaperThe Lindsay Daily PostJim Humphrey      Farmers Crops- Grains  Snow         Impact
03 04 22   NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Alberta     Livestock, pork
                                   Drought Hampers Alberta Pork Industry           Drought      Impact, vulnerability
03 04 22              Lethbridge Research Centre
           Press release           Natural Bacteriocins Boost Rumen Efficiency
03 04 23   Magazine FWI            Bugs Thrive In Warm Weather                     Drought
                                                                       Crops - oilseed, rape Impact
03 04 24              Planet Ark Australia Drought Lingers - Australia Hits Grains, Livestock - Cattle
           News release                                    Int On
                                               Michael Brynes As Rain              Drought
                                                                       Crops- Cities            Impact
03 04 24                           Farmers Hoping Sullivan USA Crops - grain, corn, Created Problems In The Agricultural
                                                           Int                     Flood        Impact
           NewspaperThe Daily News (Truro)HarryFor Drier -Days: Recent Flooding Has soybeans, hay
03 04 25              AgNet
           News release                                     No-Till Can Reduce Input Costs This Drought Year
                                   Fertilizer Management,Int- USA Crops            Drought      Impact, Adaptation
03 04 27                           Drought Could WorsenAlberta
           NewspaperCentral Alberta AdviserMark WeberCanada Thistle    Crops       Drought      Impact, Risk
03 04 27                           Jackson County, Okla.,Int-USA Form ProjectDrought
           NewspaperThe Daily Oklahoman                                             To          Adaptation, Risk
                                                            Farmers Crops - cotton Educate Public About Irrigation
03 04 28              AgNet
           News release                                     Establishment Steps More CriticalRisk, Adaptation
                                   Drought Makes ForageAlberta         Crops       Drought
03 04 28              Agence France Presse English In Int-Australia
           Press release                                               Generic
                                   Rains Ease Drought Parts Of Australia           Drought, rainImpact
03 04 28                           Aridity TwinMychelIdaho - Production
                                                Falls, Matthews Goodman
                                                           Int         Crops       Drought
           NewspaperThe Times-News, Lowered Pulse-Crop USA, Idaho In 2002, USDA Study Says      Impact
03 04 28                           U.S. Corn Production Survey Goodman -Corn, peas, To Lack Of Moisture
                                                Falls, Matthews Shows Lower Yield Due lentils
           NewspaperThe Times-News, TwinMychelIdaho        Int-USA     Crops       Drought      Impact
03 04 29   NewspaperOntario Farmer             Reschke, Peter
                                                           Ontario     Maple Syrup arm temperatures, cool temperatures
                                                                                   W
                                   Rapidly Warmer Weather Knock Syrup Quality And Quantity      Impact
03 04 29   NewspaperOntario Farmer             Gallagher, Patrick
                                                           Canada      Generic     Drought
                                   Canadian Farmers Look Back On A Forgettable '02 Season       Impact, Adaptation
03 05 01                           Farmers'                The PrairiesCrops, winter crops Rain soy,
                                                                                   Drought, corn,prices
           NewspaperWestern Producer irony: good news for crops means bad wheat,forImpact Livestock
03 05 03                           Weather Worries Increase For
                                               Mike                    Crops RiceW  Growers Vulnerability, Impacts
           NewspaperThe Sacramento Bee, Calif. Lee Int-USA California - Rice et Weather
03 05 05                           Early Season Flooding And Ponding Injury Corn State University
                                                and RecommendationCrops - InOhio
           Magazine Corn Crop ObservationThomison Int-USA                          Flood
                                                                        Network, Corn           Impact. Risk
03 05 05                           Bumper      Duckworth, Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer hopper crop expected                          Drought
                                                            Barbara Crops, wheat, barley, oats  Impact
03 05 06   NewspaperOntario Farmer             Gallagher, Patrick
                                                           The Prairies
                                   Drought Cuts Into Wheat Stock Crops, wheat      Drought      Impact, adaptation
03 05 06                           Dry         Reschke, Peter
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Weather Arrives Early   Ontario                 Dry weathermpact, adaptation
                                                                       Crops, corn, grain       I
03 05 08              Crop         Weekly      Ian Nichols Ontario
           News release Pest Ontario Weather Update - April Summary    Generic     Cool Weather Impact
03 05 08              Crop         Folicur® Albert Tenuta  Canada      Crops wheat Weather
                                                                                   Wet
           News release Pest Ontario 432 F Receives Emergency Use- Registration Adaptation
03 05 08              The
           News release Daily Stocks of Grain                          Crops       Drought
                                                           Western Canada - grain, oilseed Impact
03 05 08                           April (Saskatoon)
                                               Silas Polkinghorne
                                                           SaskatchewanCrops
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenixShowers Provide Optimism On Saskatchewan Farms  Drought      Impact
03 05 09              AgNet
           News release                        Bruce Anderson
                                                           Int- USA Crops - Alfalfa
                                   Evaluating Hail-Damaged Alfalfa- Nebraska Hail               Impact, Adaptation
03 05 09                                                   On Farmers' Planting States
                                                                       Crops - Corn, soybean Impact, Adaptation, Vulnerability
           Magazine AgAnswersStorms Shouldn't Rain Int-USA - Midwestern Parade     Wet Weather
03 05 12                           Agrologist develops meals on wheels for cowsDrought
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Saskatchewan                         Adaptation
                                                                       Livestock, cattle, crops, canola
03 05 12              Agence France Presse English Strike Cornfields In Latin America, Africa Change Adaptation
           Press release           Climate Change To       Global      Crops -Corn              Impact, Risk,
                                                                                   Global Climate
03 05 12              Broadcast NewsProvince That's Been RackedCrops
           News release            In A                                By          Wet Weather, Saskatchewan Municipality Has
                                                                                                Impact
                                                           Saskatchewan Drought, One Eastern heat
03 05 12              CP                                   Nova Scotia Crops -Alfalfa
                                                                                    Winter Kill Of Alfalfa - Experts
           Press release Wire Nova Scotia Farmers Faced With DevastatingRain, Frost Impact, Risk
03 05 12   Magazine Future Harvest                         Global      Crops - Maize
                                                                                   Global Warming Risk, Adaptation
                                                                                                Impact,
                                   Global Warming Threatens Food Shortages In Developing Countries: Researchers Predict P
03 05 13   NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Canada       Effects    Drought      Impact, soybean
                                   Inventory Shows Western DroughtCrops, oilseeds, wheat, canola,adaptation
03 05 13              Agence France Presse English Crops Croatia Crops
           Press release           Drought Devastates Int- In Croatia              Drought      Impact
03 05 14              AgNet
           News release                        Bill Johnson, Glenn Nice, Tom Corn
                                                           Int- USA, Indiana - Baumam
                                                                       Crops
                                   Wet Soils And Corn Herbicide Injury Potential Wet Weather    Impact, adaptation
03 05 14              Agence France Presse
           News release                                    Int- China Crops, Livestock
                                   Egg-Sized Hailstones Wreak Havoc In China Hail - sheep       Impact
03 05 14                           Global Warming's Local Crop         Crops       Global Climate
                                                                                                Impact, Adaptation
           Magazine Nature Science UpdateTom ClarkeGlobal Impacts Forecast: NewWarmingModel Suggests The Devil Is I
03 05 15              Crop         Patience! Patience! Patience!
           News release Pest Ontario                       O
                                               Doug Young ntario       Crops - Corn             Risk, Adaptation
03 05 15              Crop
           News release Pest Ontario
                                   Switching To Earlier Hybrids
                                               Greg StewartOntario     Crops - CornRain         Impact
03 05 15              Crop         Weather Rick From OWN
           News release Pest Ontario UpdateGray Ontario                Generic     Wet weather  Impact
03 05 15              Crop
           News release Pest Ontario
                                   Wet, Cool! Albert Tenuta Diseases
                                                Good For Corn
                                                           Ontario                 Wet
                                                                       Crops - Corn Weather     Impact, Risk
03 05 15              Reuters
           Press release                                   Int-India   Monsoon Drought, monsoon rain
                                   India Says Fading El Nino To HelpGeneric                     Impact
03 05 16              AgNet
           News release                                    Global      Crops - Corn             Impact, Vulnerability
                                   Climatic Change To Affect Corn Production Global Climate Change
03 05 16              AgNet
           News release            Soggy SoilsBob Nielson USA, About Supplemental Nitrogen Fertilizer
                                                Lead To Questions Indiana - Corn Weather
                                                           Int-        Crops       Wet          Impact
03 05 18                           Global Warming Hits Vines
                                                           British     Crops       Global
           Magazine Okanagan Weekender Julianna Hayes Columbia - Grapes Warming Adaptation, RiskImpact,
03 05 19              U.S.                     Alex Markels USA, Western onions,
                                                           Int-        Crops, States
                                                                                   Drought
           News release News How Drought Is Changing The American West alfalfa Impact, Adaptation, Risk
03 05 20              Agricultural Conservation Tillage: A Grower's Drought Assistant
           News release                        Sharon      Int -
                                    Research Service DurhamUSA Generic             Drought      Adaptation
03 05 21             AgNet
           News release          Cold Temperatures and Herbicide Iowa - Corn
                                              Bob Hartzler - USA - Crops
                                                          Int          Performance             Impact,
                                                                                   Cold Temperatures Vulnerability
03 05 21             AgNet
           News release                                                Crops
                                 Gene May Produce Drought Resistant Plants Drought             Adaptation
03 05 21                         Drought                  Alberta      Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer increases need for herbicide rotation Drought             Adaptation
03 05 22             The         AWB CushionsPorter Int Drought Crops - Wheat,
           News release Sydney Morning Herald Ian Effects of - Australia           Drought     Impact
03 05 23                         Rain could mean SeanInt crop for Australia Rain
           NewspaperWestern Producer          Pratt, bumper - Australia                        Impact
                                                                       Crops, wheat, barley,canola
03 05 23             Ag
           News release Answers                           Int- USA - Ohio Wheat Disease
                                                                        Of         Wet
                                 Wet Weather Increases LikelihoodCrops - Wheat Weather         Impact, Risk
03 05 23   Magazine AgWeb.com                 Julianne Johnston
                                                          Int - USA A Certainty El Nino
                                 Martell: La Nina Development Not Crops - corn, soybeansImpact
03 05 23             Nature
           News release                       Tom Warm Climate Generic
                                 Feedback Could ClarkeGlobal Fast                              Impact,
                                                                                   Global Warming Risk
03 05 27                         Weather Could Stall Record Corn Crop cornRain
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Int - USA Crops,                     Impact
03 05 29             U.S.                     Alex Markels USA, Western
                                                          Int
           News release News How Drought Is Changing -The Midwest States           Drought     Impact, Vulnerability
03 06 02                         Reason Herald-Tribune
                                              Optimism; Good
                                                          Alberta      Crops       Favourable Impact
                                                                                                Conditions
           NewspaperGrande Prairie Dailyfor Kathryn Engel Moisture Conditions Have Area Farmers Smiling
03 06 02                         In the       Michael Janofsky - Western
                                                           Search      Solutions Drought
           NewspaperNew York Times Dry Dry West, A Int USA For GenericStates                   Adaptation
03 06 03                         Cool                     Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Weather Holding Back Corn Weeds CornCrops,      Cool WeatherImpact, adaptation
03 06 03                         Weather Cuts Into Russian RussiaCrops, wheat, oat, barley, rye, corn, millet
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Int - Grain Production Cold weather  Impact
03 06 03                         China                    Int China Crops, corn, livestock Impact
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Corn Belt Caught In- Drought                    Drought
03 06 03                         Net           Figures Confirm
                                                          Canada       Generic     Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer IncomeGallagher, PatrickDevastating Impact of Drought       Impact, Adaptation
03 06 03             Associated Cold, Little Sun HurtingInt USA
           News release          Press        Linda A. Johnson
                                                            N.J. Farmers           Frost       Impact, Risk,
                                                                       Crops - Soybeans, Corn, Flowers, Vulnerability
03 06 05                         Pest grasshopper hatch ready to begin
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      Saskatchewan Generic                 Impact
                                                                                   Cool temperatures
03 06 05             University of California - Davis
           News release                                   Int USA      Crops - Wheat temperatures
                                                                                   Cool
                                 Wheat Gene Controlling Cold-Weather Requirement Cloned        Adaptation, vulnerability
03 06 05   Journal               Thinking about Crop Nafziger University of Illinoistemperatures
                                               Crop Development, Crops
                     Pest Management and Emerson Stress   Int USA                  Cool        Risk, Vulernability
03 06 10                         Wet           Slow Pea Planting
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Spring Carter, Jeffrey Ontario      Crops, peas Wet spring Impact
03 06 10                         Cool,        Carter, Jeffrey
                                                          Ontario      Vegetables,Cool, wet Spring
                                                                                    tomatoes, Impact
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Wet 2003 Fails To Dampen This Farmer's Enthusiasm corn      peas,
03 06 10                         Warm          Could Trigger
                                                          Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer SpellReschke, PeterFusarium                      corn, crops, winter wheat, soybean
                                                                                               Impact,
                                                                       Vegetables,Cool, wet Spring Risk
03 06 10                         Some                      in The
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Bugs Come Out OntarioCold                       Cool
                                                                       Crops, canola, Weather  Impact, Risk, Adaptation
03 06 10             AgAnswersGrowing Pains: Rain, ColdUSA - Ohio Performance Corn
           News release                                                Crop        Cool temperatures, Vulnerability
                                                          Int Stifling Crops - Soybeans,       Impact, Wet conditions
03 06 10             Associated Farmers-Drought Gersema
           News release          Press        Emily       Int USA                  Drought, Flood
                                                                       Crops - Soybeans, Corn  Impact, Vulnerability
03 06 10             FAO
           News release                                   Int EthiopiaGeneric      Drought, Impact, Adaptation
                                 Ethiopia: drought-hit farmers receive emergency aid Flood
03 06 12   Journal               Wheat
                     Crop Pest Ontario Viruses Thriving Under Cool Conditions
                                              Albert Tenuta
                                                          Canada                   Cool        Impact
                                                                       Crops - Wheat temperatures
03 06 12                         Drought      Michelle Lang
                                                          Canada- the prairies Drought
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald Doubles Agricore Losses Crops - Grain                   Impact
03 06 13                         Drought      Pratt, SeanInt - estimates
                                                                       India       Drought, Flooding
           NewspaperWestern Producer slashes Asian cropChina, Crops, corn, soybeans,Impact      wheat,
03 06 13             Associated Mormon Crickets InvadingUSA - Western States Winters, Drought
           News release          Press                    Int          Crops
                                              Sandra Chereb Western States Mild                Impact
03 06 13             Knight-Ridder Tribune Jason SteinInt USADamages Grapes, Sets Back Wisconsin Wineries
           News Release                                                Crops - Grapes
                                 Heavy Harvest, Scant Rainfall - Wisconsin Dry Conditions      Impact
03 06 13             Planet Ark Drought Over? Not Yet Please, Austalian Farmers Say Impact, Adaptation
           News release                                   Int AustraliaGeneric     Drought
03 06 13                          Post Better Crop Predicted
           NewspaperThe LeaderMuch (Regina)                            Crops - Wheat
                                              Angela HallCanada- the prairies Rain and Snow    Impact
03 06 16             CBC                                  The Prairies Crops       Spring Blizzards
           News release OnlinePrairie Farmers Anticipate BumperCrops - Wheat, Barley Impact
03 06 16   journal   PNAS        Additive Effects of Simulated Climate Changes, Elevated Impact
                                              Erika S. Zavaleta, M. California Shaw, Nona R.CO2, and Nitrogen A. Mooney, andG
                                                          Int USA - Rebecca
                                                                       Generic     Global climate change Harold Disposition on
                                                                                                Chiariello,
03 06 17                         Coated Seeds Defy Cool, Wet, Spring
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Ontario                              Adaptation
                                                                       Crops, cornCool, wet Spring
03 06 17                         Corn
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Belt Needs Sunshine US Int -                                Impact,
                                                                       Crops, cornCool, wet Spring Vulnerability
03 06 17                         Rainy                    Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Weather Leads to Phomopsis in Grapes            Rainy weather
                                                                       Fruits, grapes          Impact
03 06 17                         In-Season Fertilizer Application When Plains Soil Conditions Are Poor
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Int - USA, The Spring Drought
                                              Johnston, Adrian         Crops                   Adaptation, risk
03 06 17             Associated Kansas Feels Lingering Pinch From Drought Drought
           News release          Press                    Int
                                              Carl Manning USA - KansasGeneric                 Impact
03 06 17             The                                  Int AustraliaGeneric
           News release Age Drought Recovery Uncertain: Bureau                     Drought     Impact, Vulnerability
03 06 18                         Prairie                  Canada - the Drought Drought
                                                                       Crops                   Impact
           NewspaperPenticton Herald Farmers Enjoy Green Spring: Prairies That Withered Crops in Recent Years Appears
03 06 18                          Post (Regina) Hursh
                                              Kevin       Saskatchewan
           NewspaperThe LeaderCrop Reports Emphasize The Positive      Crops       Drought     Impact, Risk
03 06 18                         Prairie Farmers CotterCanada - Spring, But Drought
                                              John                     Crops                    More
           NewspaperThe Whitehorse Daily Star Enjoy the Green the Prairies Still Hope forImpactRain
03 06 19             Knight-Ridder Tribune Jamie Braun USA - Maryland Fruits, Vegetables, Corn, Soybeans
           News Release                                   Int          Crops -     Flood       Impact,
                                 Rain-Soaked, Soggy Fields Mean Disaster For Maryland FarmersAdaptation
03 06 19                         Report by Andrew C. Revkin, Katharine Q. Seelve climate
                                                          Int USA      Generic     Global
           NewspaperThe New York Times the E.P.A. Leaves Out Data On Climate Change change     Risk
03 06 20                         Heat BringsWhite,Blessing and Curse
           NewspaperWestern Producer           Both Ed The Prairies    Crops       Heat        Impact, Adaptation
03 06 20                                       on EPA's Report
                                                          Int USA      Generic     Global climate change
                                                                                               Cut
           NewspaperL.A. Times Editing FlapElizabeth ShogrenOn Environment: Whitman RiskSection on Climate Because O
03 06 21             The                      Leon Gettlernt AustraliaCrops - Grapes
           News release Age Drought Hits Grape Yield Hard I                        Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 06 21                         Hopper       Dawn Feared Canada - the Prairies Drought
           NewspaperThe Globe and MailOutbreak Walton On Prairies      Crops                   Impact, Vulnerability, Adaptation
03 06 23   Journal               Reducing the Risk of Int USA          Crops - Soybeans
                                                                                   Frost
                     American Society of Agronomy Frost Damage To Short-Season Crops AdaptationRisk,
03 06 23             Associated India Drought
           News release          Press       Rupak Sanyal India
                                                         Int                       Drought, Heat
                                                                      Livestock - Cattle       Impact, Adaptation
03 06 24             Associated Rain Causes Damage, Int USA in Georgia - grains, corn, cotton, peanuts
           News release          Press       Elliot Minor Delays - GA.Crops        Flood       Impact
03 06 27                         Farmers Wilson, Barry   Canada
           NewspaperWestern Producer Ignore Climate Change Generic                             Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                   Global climate change
03 07 03             European Commission Helps Farmers Affected By Drought
           News release          Commission              Int - EuropeCrops         Drought     Adaptation
03 07 04             Crop        Climate Change Will Decrease Cron Production
           News release Biotech Update                   Global       Crops - corn             Impact - Adaptation
                                                                                   Global climate change
03 07 04             Associated UN Agency Says Record Extremes In Weather Will Be Increasingly Common
           News release          Press                                Generic
                                                         Int- United Nations                   Impact
                                                                                   Global climate change
03 07 04             Reuters
           News release                      Anna Mudeva - CentralCrops - wheat
                                                         Int           Europe, the Balkans heat - frost
                                                                                   Drought -
                                 Drought Damages E. Europe Wheat, May Force Imports Impacts
03 07 04   Report                AcclimationJonathon H. Stillman Crabs
                     Science Volume                      Int- Eastern Pacific      Global climate change
                                                                                               Impact
                                              Capacity Underlies Susceptibility To Climate Change
03 07 09                         Drought, WetElaine Smith anada - SW Ontario Drought -cool spring
                                                         C            Crops                    Impact
           NewspaperThe London Free Press Take Toll On Trees, Crops - soybeans - corn, tobacco, wheat - trees
03 07 11                         Monsoon White, Ed Int India Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer rains end Indian -heat wave                   Floods, heatImpact
03 07 11                         Bugs, Drought StillEd TheSome Parts hemp, alfalfa Impact - Risk
           NewspaperWestern Producer         White, Plague Prairies   Crops,       Drought
03 07 14             Associated Ill. Researchers Test Climate Effects
           News release          Press                                             Global corn Impact - Adaptation
                                                         Int - USA Crops - soybeans -climate change
03 07 15                         Drought Hurts Wheat Farmers
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       Int - EuropeCrops, wheat  Drought     Impact
03 07 15                         Drought Threatens Some Crops InCrops
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       Saskatchewan  SaskatchewanDrought     Impact, Risk
03 07 15             AgAnswersHail To The Leaf:Crop Stage Determine Ice Damage
           News release                                               Crops - corn
                                                         Int - USA Ohio            Hail        Impact - Adaptation
03 07 15             Associated Researchers Test Climate-Change's Impact On Cropscorn change
           News release          Press                                             Global
                                             Jim Paul Int USA Crops - soybeans -climate        Impact - Adaptation
03 07 16             CP                      Tim Cook Canada - System Says Worse global warming
                                                                      Generic                  Impact Loom
           News release Wire U.S. Study On Major Prairie Riverthe Prairies Drought -Droughts - Adaptation
03 07 17                         Spotty      Briere, Karendrop hail Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer summer storms The Prairies                    hail        Impact
03 07 18             Reuters
           News release                                   Crop Seen Crops - Grain - Barley -Impact
                                                                      As           Drought - Rapeseed - Rye - fruit - vegetable
                                 Parts of German Grain Int - Germany Worst in DecadesFrost
03 07 22             Agence FranceMinisters Feel the Heat As Europe's Farmers Face-Crop Devastation
           News release          EU Presse                                         Drought Heat - fruit
                                                                                                corn
                                                         Int-Europe Crops - cereals - olive -Impact - Adaptation
03 07 22                         Farm                     SaskatchewanCrops
           NewspaperGlobe and Mail Economy RaisesSaskatchewan Deficit Drought                  Impact, Adaptation
03 07 23   NewspaperNational Post            David Howell Alberta:CropsPer Square Metre: Infestation Could Be Worst In 40
                                                          On
                                 Grasshoppers Raining Alberta           100        Drought     Impact - Adaptation
03 07 23                         Time        Farmers Fabricant Rain
                                                         Int - For                 Frost, Rain Impact
           NewspaperNew York Times Was, Florence PrayedU.S.A Crops - vegetables - fruits
03 07 24                         Call                    Int- Bangladesh
                                                                      Generic      Global climate change
           NewspaperThe Daily Star For Adaptation Measures To Offset Global Climate Change     Adaptation
03 07 24             UTV
           News release                                  Int-Ireland Generic       Drought - Impact
                                 Irish Climate Change Report Warns of Drought DangersFloods
03 07 25                          News Digest            Int-Europe Livestock Drought
           Magazine Agricultural Drought: Further Support Measures Agreed - Cattle             Adaptation
03 07 25                         Prairie     Morrison, Shape
                                                         The
           NewspaperWestern Producer Crops in GoodKarenPrairies       Crops                    Adaptation
                                                                                   Drought, heat
03 07 25                         Crisis In The Rangelands:
                                             Cam         British Columbia
                                                                      Livestock - Cattle
                                                                                   Drought      Markets --Now Lack
           NewspaperThe Daily News (Kamloops) Fortems First Mad Cow Disease Cut OffImpact, Adaptation of Water Is D
03 07 28             The         Be Prepared For Change, Climate Generic Warn dry summers, warm wet winters
           News release Western Mail                     Int-Europe Watchers Warm              Impact
03 07 29                         Heat                    The
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Withers Prairie Crops Prairies     Crops        Heat        Impact, risk
03 07 29             Knight-Ridder TribuneOf Illinois Tries To Get A Glimpse Of Fields Of Adaptation
           News Release                                  I                         Global climate Future
                                 University Steve Tarternt - USA Crops - Corn - Soybeans changeThe
03 07 29                         Parched Scott Simpson   British Columbia
                                                                      Livestock - Cattle
                                                                                   Drought, heat
                                                                                               Impact
           NewspaperThe Vancouver Sun Grassland Deepens Cattle Crisis: With Borders Closed To Canadian Beef, Ranche
03 07 30             AgNews Coping: Plant Adaptability - USA Crops
           News release                                  Int To
                                             Kathleen Phillips Stress Discovered               Adaptation
                                                                                   Drought, Extreme temperatures
03 07 30                         Northern Farms In Need Of Rain Crops - Livestock - Cattle
           NewspaperThe Edmonton Journal                 Alberta                   Drought     Impact
03 07 31             Associated Wheat Scab Widespread After Wet Springwheat States Impact
           News release          Press                   Int          Southeastern
                                             Dan Lewerenz - USA - Crops -          Flood
03 08 01             CBC                                 The Prairies Crops
           News release OnlineDrought, Grasshoppers Add To Western Woes            Drought     Impact
03 08 01             Planet Ark Europe's Heat Wave Raises Global Warning Concerns Impact
           News release                                  I
                                             Adrian Croftnt - Spain Crops          Heat, Drought, Global Warming
03 08 03                         Grasshoppers hit Western Farms Crops
           NewspaperGlobe and Mail                       Manitoba                  Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 08 05             FWI
           News release                      Isabel Welfare
                                                         Int-Europe Livestock Heat
                                 Heatwave Sparks Davies Concern                                Risk, Vulnerability
03 08 05                         Manitoba Bell, Ian Manitoba Crops, disaster       Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer Interlake areas declare drought Livestock, cattleAdaptation, Impacts
03 08 05                         Weather                 Global       Crops, grain, oilseed, canola, soybeans
           NewspaperWestern Producer dominates grain and oilseed marketsHeat                   Impact
03 08 05             Associated Europe-Parched Farms Germany, Italy- Fruit , Grain, Livestock -Buffalo,
           News Release          Press       David McHughInt-         Crops        Drought     Impact
03 08 05   NewspaperNational Post            Jon Taylor Int- USA Crops - Corn, Show Up: change
                                                                                   Global climate
                                                                                               Impact
                                 Good Weather Foils Forecasters: La Nina Didn't Soybeans Conditions Point To Near Record
03 08 05                         Politics    Andrew C. Revkin
                                                           In USA Generic          Drought, Global Climate Change
                                                                                               GHG mitigation
           NewspaperNew York Times Reasserts ItselfInt- The Debate Over Climate Change And Its Hazards
03 08 07                         Early-seeded crops produce good Crops, peas, wheat, barley
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Pratt, SeanThe Prairies  yields       Heat        Impact, Adaptation
03 08 07                         Saskatchewan applesKaren
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     Saskatchewan Crops, fruit, apples
                                             Morrison, can match B.C. fruit Heat, hail Adaptation
03 08 07                         Drought, Locusts DriveCanada- theIn Farmers' Coffins Livestock - cattle
           NewspaperGlobe and Mail           Darcy Henton               prairies Drought
                                                           More NailsCrops - oats, barley, Impact
03 08 07                         The Climate's Too Hot BC - Int
                                                          To
           NewspaperThe Vancouver Sun Stephen HumeHandle: Generic                  Global Climate Change
                                                                                               Impact, Risk
                                                                       Fire, Drought, Pine Beetles. The Evidence Of Global Wa
03 08 08                         Crop Year Ends On A Heat Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer                                               Heat
                                             Pratt, SeanThe Wave Crops, canola, cereal Impact
03 08 08                         Europe's White, Ed news for North America
           NewspaperWestern Producer shortfall goodInt - EuropeCrops, wheat                    Impact
                                                                                   Heat, dry weather
03 08 11             FWI
           News release                      Tom Allen Stevens & Dan TarletonHeat
                                                         Int-
                                 Harvest 2003: Dry Losses Europe Crops - beans                 Impact
03 08 12                         Prairie                  Shrivel In Heat
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Yield Prospects The Prairies       Crops        Drought     Impact, risk
03 08 12                        Drought Cuts Into Prairie Exports Crops
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       The Prairies
                                            Gallagher, Patrick                   Drought     Impact, risk
03 08 13             FWI
           News release                                                          Heat
                                Heat Kills One Million Chickens Livestock - poultry          Impact, risk
03 08 13             National Science Ecosystem Critical To East African FoodGlobal Climate Change Climate Change
           News release         Lake Foundation          Int-Africa Generic                  Impact, Risk
                                                                                  Supply Is Threatened By
03 08 14                        Elusive      takes toll on Sas. Durum
           NewspaperWestern Producer rainPratt, SeanSaskatchewan     Crops, durum            Impact
                                                                                 Drought, heat
03 08 14             Agence France Presse
           News release                                  Int- Europe Aid Drought - Hit goats,Sector - vegetables
                                                                                 Drought        Crops
                                Brussels Announces Measures ToLivestock - cattle, FarmAdaptation, Impacts
03 08 14             Associated Kansas Crops
           News release         Press                    Int- USA Crops - corn, soybeans,
                                            Roxana Hegeman                       Drought     Impacts
03 08 14             European Commission Joint Research Centre Forecasts This Year's Crop Losses Caused By Drough
           News release         Commission's                                     Drought, Harsh
                                                                                             Impacts
                                                         Int-Europe Crops - vegetables, wheat Winter,
03 08 14             Globe and Mailso wet the lettuce isCanada- Maritimes vegetables, wheat, peat moss
           News release         It's        Shawna Richterexploding Crops -      Floods      Impact, Risk
03 08 14             Reuters
           News release                     David Evans  Int-Europe Crops - maize, wheat Impacts, Adaptation
                                Europe's Heatwave Cute Maze Crop ForecastDrought
03 08 15                        Protect pesticides from NewsletterCrops
                                            Fred FishelInt- USA
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop Management heat                         Heat        Risk, Vulnerability
03 08 15                        UnrelentingPat GuinanInt- USA,Over WesternDrought, heavy Long-Term Drought Since La
                                             Dryness Continues Missouri           Missouri: Worst Adaptation
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop Management NewsletterLivestock, corn, coybeans snow Impact,
03 08 15                        Effects of DroughtSweets Crop Disease
                                            Laura On FieldNewsletterCrops        Drought
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop ManagementInt- USA, Missouri-soybean, corn Impact
03 08 15                        Postemergence herbicide USA under
                                            Brent Sellers and Reid Smeda
                                                          Newsletter             Heat
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop ManagementInt- efficacy Crops dry conditions Adaptation, Impact, Vulnerability
03 08 15                        No-Till Crop Defies Drought: Draws Drink corn
                                            Bill CassadyNewsletterCrops          Drought
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop ManagementInt- USA, Missouri- From Down Under       Adaptation
03 08 15                        Potassium deficiency symptoms Crops
                                            Bill Weibold Newsletter drought-stressed crops
                                                          and Peter              Drought
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop ManagementInt- USA inScharf - corn, grain, soybeans Impact
03 08 15                        Saskatchewan crop better, but below average Dry weather, heat
           NewspaperWestern Producer        Pratt, SeanSaskatchewan  Crops, wheat, durum, ryeImpact
03 08 17                        Farmers                  Alberta
           NewspaperThe Edmonton Sun Can Add Drought To Woes         Crops       Drought     Impact
03 08 18             Business Week High Cost of Europe's Europe Generic Farmers AndImpact Warn Of Economic Disast
           News release                                  Int- High
                                The Online Christina Passarielo Temps: As Heat                Others
03 08 18             CBC                                 Canada - Rain In Maritimes
                                                                     Crops -     Floods
           News release News Crop Failure Blamed On Excess Maritimesvegetables, peat moss    Impact
03 08 18             FWI
           News release                                  Int-Europe              Extreme Adaptation
                                Weather Dominates Food Talks Crops - vegetables Weather
03 08 19                        Drought     Eric Hanson - Australia
                                                         Int         Livestock Drought
           Magazine Meatingplace.com In Australia Cuts Cattle Population - Cattle            Impact
03 08 19                        Heat                     The Prairies
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Wave Grips CanadianPrairies       Crops                   Impact, Hail
                                                                                 Heat, Rain Storms, risk
03 08 19                        Weather Blamed For PeterSpot Crops, tobacco
           NewspaperOntario Farmer          Reschke, LeafOntario                 heat        Impact
03 08 20             Agence France Presse
           News release                                  Int- Europe Crops - vegetables, wheat
                                                                                 Rain, Heat, Vulnerability, Impacts
                                                                                              Drought, Global warming
                                Europe's Bizarre Harvest Mirrors Climate-Change Prediction: New Scientist
03 08 21             FWI
           News release                     Jane OliverInt- Europe Crops - wheat, vegetables, Livestock -
                                Warming Warning For Euro Farms                               Impact
                                                                                 Heat, Drought
03 08 21                        Storms      MacArthur, The
                                                         Mary
           NewspaperWestern Producer take toll on Prairies Prairies  Crops       hail        Impact
03 08 21                        2003 dubbed year Michael
           NewspaperWestern Producer                     Saskatchewan
                                            Raine, of the bug                    Drought
                                                                     Crops, canola,          Impact
03 08 21                        Manitoba Bell, Ian Manitoba more assistance Drought
                                                                                 Heat,       Impact,
           NewspaperWestern Producer beef producers press forLivestock, cattle, crops, corn Adaptation
03 08 23   NewspaperToronto Star            DevastatesInt-French Agriculture     poultry, rabbits, Crops $525 Million Aid
                                                                                 Heat, DroughtPromises wheat,
                                Heat Wave Kim Housego France Livestock- -GovernmentAdaptation,- Impact corn Packag
03 08 25                        PFRA        Bell, Ian The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producerpastures hold their own                      Heat,       Impact, adaptation
                                                                     Livestock, cattle Drought
03 08 26                        Europe's Harvest Mirrors Global Warming Predictions Rain, Hail, Storm
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       Int - EuropeCrops       Drought, Impact
03 08 26                        Wet                      Int - USA, Ohio
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Season Can't Slow Ohio Yields     Crops, cornFloods       Impact, Risk
03 08 26             Reuters
           News release         Drought Damages Indonisia Rice, Crops - rice, Livestock Adaptation, Impact
                                            Karima Anjani Indonesia
                                                         Int-                    Drought
                                                                     Livestock Imports       - cattle
03 08 27   Magazine Crop Watch              using Anderson
                                                         Int- USA Crops - out alfalfa
                                Options for Bruce drought-stinted, bloomedalfalfaDrought     Adaptation
03 08 28                        Manitoba Bell, Ian Manitoba Crops,               Dry weather, heat
           NewspaperWestern Producer harvest better than expected barley, wheat Impact
03 08 29                        EU Chicken Imports From Thailand ivestock - poultry To Heatwave
           Magazine Meatingplace.com        Eric Hanson  Int-                    Heat
                                                                     L To Increase Due       Impact
03 08 29             Knight-Ridder Tribune Farmers May Lose About A Billion Dollars in Lost Crop Income
           News Release                                  Int-                    Drought     Impact
                                Minnesota Lee Egerstrom USA Crops - corn, soybeans, vegetables
03 08 31             CBC                                  agency     Generic
           News release News Alberta farm insurance Alberta leaves farmersDrought dry        Impact
03 09 02                        Tobacco Hail Damage OntarioOut Some Farmers' Fields Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       Wipes
                                            Marion, Michael-Allan Crops, tobacco Hail
03 09 02                        Climate Change CouldPatrick Crop
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                        Benefit
                                            Gallagher, Ontario                   Climate Change
                                                                     Crops, soybeans, corn Impact, Adaptation, Risk
03 09 02                        Weather Models, Fungicide And Genomies Tackle Fusarium
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                       O
                                            Romahn, Jimntario                    Climate Change Adaptation, Risk
                                                                     Crops, wheat,           Impact,
03 09 02                        Western Production Recovers From Drought Year
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                               Drought     Impact
                                                         Manitoba Crops, wheat, canola, rye, barley, field peas
03 09 03             AgNet
           News release                     Dean Crops: Preparing To Survive A
                                                         Int                     Drought
                                Drought-Tolerant Kleckner- FranceCrops - wheat Heat Wave     Impact, Adaptation
03 09 03             Associated Drought Not Letting UpInt- USA Western - wheat, beans, vegetables
           News release         Press                     on         Crops States
                                            Judith Kohler West's Farmers Drought             Impact, Adaptation
03 09 04                        KAP urges tax relief Manitoba Livestock, cattle, crops, wheat, barley
           NewspaperWestern Producer        Bell, Ian                            Drought     Adaptation, Impact
03 09 04                        Not Your Typical F. Kelly Pattern: Jet Stream'sStorms, Snow Explains the Soggy Seasons
           NewspaperWashington Post                      Int-        Generic
                                            John Wetter USA Washington Persistent Impact     Dip
03 09 05   Magazine Crop Watch              Bill Campbell USA Crops - corn, beans, grain
                                                         Int-                    Drought     Adaptation
                                Adjust Combine To Get The Most From Uneven, Drought-Damaged Crops
03 09 05   Magazine Crop Watch              Ken Jackson USA Aflaxtoxin In Corn Drought
                                                         Int-        Crops -     Heat,
                                Dry Conditions Increase Risk of Nebraska corn, grain,        Impact, Adaptation
03 09 05                        Crops       David BarbozaIn Scorching Drought Drought
                                                                     Crops -                 Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperNew York Times In Plains Wither Int- USA the Plains corn, soybeans, grain, livestock - cattle
03 09 08             AgNet
           News release                                  Int- USA Nevada
                                Drought Research Uses Gene Splicing  Generic     Drought     Adaptation, risk
03 09 08                        Going       Raine, Michael
                                                         Alberta     Livestock, cattle,
                                                                                 Dry weather, drought
           NewspaperWestern Producerhome - conditions force cattle off pasture early         Impact, Adaptation
03 09 08             The                                 Canada
           News release Daily Stock Of Grain, As Of July 31, 2003                Drought     Impact
                                                                     Crops - grain, corn, soybeans,
03 09 09                         Wine        Carter, Jeffrey
                                                          Ontario      Fruits, grapes weather
                                                                                   Cold
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Grape Growers Look To Blow Away Cold Weather Worries        Adaptation, Impact
03 09 09                         OSPA                     Ontario      Crops, cornClimate Change,
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Encouraged By Climate Change Investment                     Ghg mitigation, adaptation
03 09 09             Associated Minnesota Drought
           News release          Press                    Int- USA Northern -States
                                             Craig Gustafson                       Drought
                                                                       Crops soybeans, cornImpact, Adaptation
03 09 09                         World       Paul Hanley  World        Crops - grainWarming Impact, Risk, Adaptation
           NewspaperThe Star Phoenix Grain Harvest Decline Linked to Global Global climate change, Drought
03 09 10             Knight-Ridder Tribune Bill Salisbury USA Minnesota Drought
           News Release                                   Int-         Crops                    Loans Will
                                 Drought-Stricken Minnesota Farmers Tell Governor More Adaptation Not Help
03 09 11             Associated Drought - Crops GersemaUSA Midwestern States
           News release          Press       Emily        Int-                     Drought     Impact
                                                                       Crops- corn, soybean, alfalfa
03 09 11             Planet Ark Killer sheep disease headsEurope Livestock warms warming
           News release                                                            Global
                                                          Int- north as climate -Sheep, Cattle Impact, Risk, Adaptation
03 09 12                         "Black" Corn Fields
                                             Laura Sweets   Newsletter
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop ManagementInt- USA Crops - corn, grain    Wet Weather Impact, Adaptation
03 09 12                         4th International Symbiosis Society Congress:Heat, DroughtNew Host Plants From Heat and
           Magazine Science Volume                        World
                                             Elizabeth Pennisi                       wheat     Adaptation
                                                                       Crops -fruit, Fungi Shield
03 09 15                         Drought/Dry Summer Corn and Crops- corn, soybean Options And
                                             Steve Barnhart Newsletter             Drought
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop ManagementInt- USA Soybean Forage Harvest Adaptation Management Strateg
03 09 16                         Processing Carter, JeffreyHit By Cool September And Diseases Risk
           NewspaperOntario Farmer            Tomato Crop Ontario       peas, corn Cool WeatherImpact,
03 09 16             Associated Drought, demand boost texas beefLivestock - cattle
           News release          Press       Pam Easton USA, Texas
                                                          Int-           prices    Drought     Impact
03 09 17             Eco-Economy Update Lester R. Consecutive Grain Harvest Shortfall:Impact, Risk, Rice Prices Moving U
           News release          World Facing Fourth BrownGlobal                   Heat
                                                                       Crops - wheat             Wheat And Adaptation
03 09 18                         Manitoba White, Ed for drought, BSE recovery
           NewspaperWestern Producer opens wallet Manitoba Generic                 Drought     Adaptation
03 09 18                         Potato      Briere, KarenManitoba Crops, potatos
           NewspaperWestern Producer harvest varies with moisture availabilityDry conditions   Impact
03 09 18                         Sask. Gets Bell, IanCrop Despite Heat
           NewspaperWestern Producer          Decent      Saskatchewan             Heat        Adaptation,
                                                                       Crops, wheat, oats, barley, peas Impact
03 09 23                         Rain                     Int - USA, The Crops
                                                                       Crops, soybeans, grainImpact
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Too Late For Some Great Plains Plains Drought, Rain
03 09 23             Reuters
           News release                      Michael ByrnesAustralia
                                                          Int-          Drought Drought
                                 Scientists See Antarctic Vortex As Generic Maker              Impact, Risk , Adaptation
03 09 24             Associated Western Dairy
           News release          Press                    Int-                     Drought
                                             Sarah Cooke USA Livestock - cattle, Crops         Adaptation
03 09 29                         Corn pays off for cattle Saskatchewan
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       farm
                                             Morrison, Karen           Crops, cornHeat         Impact, Adaptation, risk
03 09 29             Planet Ark EU Says Heat Wave Will Hit Cereals Crop
           News release                                   Int-                     Heat, Drought
                                             Martin Hayes Europe Crops- Grain, soybeans        Impact, Adaptation
03 09 29             PRNewswire xperts: US Agriculture, Food Supply Face Many Dangers Andghg mitigation Adaptation G
           News release          E                                                 Global warming, Some Opportunities From
                                                          Int- USA Crops- soybean, wheatImpact, Vulnerability,
03 10 02             Reuters
           News release                      Alister Doyle Could Cut Crops
                                                          I                                    Vulnerability,
                                 Scientists Say Warmingnt- Russia Crops-grainGlobal Climate Change Impacts
03 10 03             Cornell University Newswise Climate USA Eastern States vegetables Change
           News release          US Will See Major                     Crops - Winter Precip Impacts
                                                          Int- Changes, Morefruit, Global Climate
03 10 03                         Corn And Soybean Quality Affected By Late Season Drought
                                             Charles Hurburgh
                                                            Newsletter             Drought
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop ManagementInt- USA Crops - Soybean Corn Impacts, Adaptation, Risk
03 10 06   Magazine Corn                     Jim Beuerlein USA Ohio
                                 Frosted Soybeans         Int-                     Frost
                                                                       Crops - Soybean         Impact
03 10 06   Magazine Corn                     Peter ThomisonUSA - Ohio
                                                          Int -        Crops On Frost
                                 Assessing the Impact of The "Early" Frost-Corn     Corn       Impact, Adaptation
03 10 06                         Late Summer Forage Options And Management Strategies In Drought Or Dry Summer
                                             Steve Barnhart Newsletter
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop ManagementInt- USA Crops                  Drought     Adaptation, Impacts
03 10 06                         Charcoal ManagementInt- USA Ohio
                                             XB A Dry NewsletterCrops
           Magazine Integrated Pest Crop Rot - Yang Weather Disease - Soybeans     Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 10 07                         Corn                     Ontario
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Fields Taking Wind Lying Down       Crops, cornWind, rain Impact
03 10 09   Journal   Crop Pest Ontario
                                 Assessing the Impact of The "Early" Frost On Frost
                                             Peter Thomison
                                                          Int- USA Ohio             Corn
                                                                       Crops - Corn, grain     Impact
03 10 09             Crop        Immature FrostedBohner and Albert Tenuta Frost
           News release Pest Ontario                      Ontario
                                             Horst Soybeans            Crops - Soybeans        Impact
03 10 09                         Crop Insurance Costly In Alta.
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      Mary
                                             MacArthur, Alberta        Crops       Hail        Impact
03 10 09                         Resurrecting Hope: Drought Tolerant Crops Drought
           Magazine Science In Africa                     Int
                                             Shaun Peters - Africa Generic                     Adaptation
03 10 16             National Centre for Atmospheric Research Crops
           News release                                   Int USA                  Global Warming
                                                                                               Impact
                                 Climate Change And U.S. -Agriculture: Benefits Dwindle As Picture Sharpens
03 10 20                         Montana Duckworth, Int, USA, Montana
                                                           Barbara Livestock, cattle
           NewspaperWestern Producer ranch debt prompts sell-off                   Drought     Adaptation
03 10 21             Broadcast News
           News release                                   Saskatchewan Generic     Global climate change, Drought
                                                                                               Impact, Risk, Adaptation
                                 A Climatologist Says Global And Regional Climate Changes Are Happening Right Now
03 10 21                         Climatologist Warns Of Dry Years Generic
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post                                    Ahead                   Impact, Risk, Adaptation
                                             Allan PulgaCanada - the prairies Global climate change, Drought
03 10 24                         Drought     Duckworth, The Common
                                                           Barbara Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer May Become MorePrairies                                   Impact, Risk, Adaptation
                                                                                   Global climate change, Drought
03 10 31                         U.S. wheat White, Ed heat,USA Crops, wheat
           NewspaperWestern Producer         crop hit by Int - drought             Drought     Impact
03 11 03                         Drought     Raine, Michael
           NewspaperWestern Producer sends cattle east    Saskatchewan             Drought
                                                                       Livestock, cattle       Adaptation
03 11 04                         Dryness Suddenly A Concern For Argentine Soy Farmerssunflowers
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                     Crops, soybean, corn, Impact
                                                          Int - Argentina          Drought
03 11 05             Colorado State University
           News release                                   Int - USA, Have Altered Climate Impact
                                                                       Crops       Frost
                                 Land-Use Changes In Floria May Florida - vegetables, fruits
03 11 05             Scientific American Change Linked To-USA Crops - Fruits
           News release          Climate                  Int
                                             Sarah Graham Improved VintagesGlobal Warming      Impact
03 11 07             The         Senators Seek More Cash For Climate Research
           News release Time-Colonist (Victoria)          Ontario      Generic                 Impact, Vulnerability
                                                                                   Global Climate Change
03 11 11                         Dry                      Int - Argentina
                                                                       Crops, sunflowers, soybean, corn
                                                                                   Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Spell Lowers Agentina's Crop Production Estimates Impact
03 11 13                         Senators Wilson, Barry
           NewspaperWestern Producer warn about weather   Canada       Generic                 Adaptation, Impact
                                                                                   Climate change, drought
03 11 18             Not
           News release Available            Gabriel Chen   Plants, Tree Cycles Global Climate Change, Global Risk
                                                                       Crops - Plants
                                 Weather Patterns AlterInt - USA, North Carolina               Impact, Adaptation, Warming
03 11 21             ABC                                  Int - Austrailia
                                                                       Crops - wheat, barley Adaptation
           News release News Search for Drought Resistant Genes Speeds Ahead       Drought
03 11 27                         Alta. Crop insurance claims down sharply
           NewspaperWestern Producer         Pratt, SeanAlberta        Crops       Hail        Impact
03 11 27             The
           News release Evening News (New Glasgow) Australia ivestock - Cattle Drought Adaptation
                                 Local CattleJennifer Vardy How Aussies Dealth With
                                               Farmers Learn
                                                          Int-         L           Drought     Impact,
03 12 01             Reuters
           News release                                     For DroughtGeneric
                                 Ethiopia Seeks $3 BLNInt- Ethiopia Protecttion    Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 12 02              Agence France Presse
           News release                                     Int- Australia rops
                                                                         C           Drought
                                   Australia Expects Bumper Winter Harvest Following Drought     Impact
03 12 02                           Grainbelt Soil Moisture Poor: Farmers Need Winter Snow, Spring Rains
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina)    Angela HallSaskatchewan  Crops                   Impact
                                                                                     Low precipitation Levels
03 12 02                           Farm Soil Needs A HallSaskatchewan
           NewspaperThe Times-Herald (Moose Jaw)Angela Snowy Winter Crops                        Impact
                                                                                     Low precipitation Levels
03 12 04                           Manitoba Bell, Ian Manitoba Generic
           NewspaperWestern Producer Studies Biodiesel Potential                     Drought     Adaptation
03 12 04                           Weather White, Interlake farmers                  Drought     Adaptation, Impacts
           NewspaperWestern Producer mistreats Ed Manitoba Crops, grains, oilseeds, forage, livestock, cattle
03 12 04                           Soil moisture levels low
           NewspaperWestern Producer            Pratt, SeanThe Prairies  Crops                   I
                                                                                     Dry weathermpact, Adaptation
03 12 04                           Late rain Pratt, SeanThe Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer shouldn't hurt quality                          Rain, drought
                                                                                                 Impact
                                                                         Crops, canola, barley, lentils, peas
03 12 04                           Prairie      Morrison, Karen spuds
                                                             hardy
           NewspaperWestern Producer weather makes The Prairies                      Global      Adaptation
                                                                         Crops, Potatoes warming, prairie weather
03 12 11              The
           News release Guardian                Paul BrownInt - EuropeGeneric        Global A Costly Headache
                                                                                                 Impact
                                   Extreme Weather Of Climate Change Gives Insurers Climate Change, Drought, Flood
03 12 15                           New canolaEwins, waiting for HT trait
           NewspaperWestern Producer                        Saskatchewan
                                                 class Adrian                        Drought
                                                                         Crops, canola           Adaptation
03 12 16              World Environment News Weather - - USA, New York Global Climate Change Risk
           News release            Change In The            Int Bet
                                                Richard ValdmanisOn It   Generic                 Adaptation,
03 12 17              Associated Kansas Drought
           News release            Press                    Int- USA Crops
                                                Roxana Hegeman - Kansas              Drought     Impact, Adaptation
03 12 17              The
           News release Star Phoenix (Saskatoon) Lyons
                                   Zero-Tilling MurrayGetsSaskatchewan
                                                Study        Grant       Generic     Generic     Adaptation, ghg mitigation
03 12 18              Daily        Climate Albert)          Saskatchewan
           News release Herald (PrinceChange Plan Put In ActionGeneric                           Adaptation,
                                                                                     Global Climate Change ghg mitigation
04 08 31   NewspaperSimcoe Reformer                         Ontario      Crop        Cold, wet, weather
                                   Producers Concerned About Corn Crops, corn, soybeans Impact
04 01      Journal                 Draining Florida's       Int - Has Florida sugarcane
                                                                         Crop,       Freeze      Adaptation, Impact
                      Alternative Agriculture News WetlandsUSA, Worsened The Effects of Crop Freezes
04 01 07              Associated Climate Species
           News Release            Press                    Global       Generic                 Risk,
                                                                                     Global Warming Vulnerability
04 01 08   NewspaperNew York Times                          Global       Generic     Global Warming
                                                                                                 Risk,
                                   Scientists Predict Widespread Extinction by Global Warming Vulnerability
04 01 08              Planet Ark Global Warming Threatens Mass Extinctions -Global Warming Vulnerability
           News Release                                     Global       Generic      Study      Risk,
04 01 16   Magazine Science                                 Int- Scientists Have Genetically Engineered A New Salt-Resistant Ric
                                   Salt-Resistant Rice: Indian India Crop, rice Global Warming   Adaptation
04 01 17                           Soil Despeerately Dry The Prairies
           NewspaperThe Leader-Post (Regina)    Lyons, Murray            Crop, wheat,Drought     Impact, Risk,
04 01 17   NewspaperThe Sault Star                          Global       Generic      Lead To In Risk, Speculate That One Quarter
                                                                                                 2050:
                                   Scientists Imagine What Climate Change Will Global Warming Vulnerability
04 01 19                           Farmers Brace For Another Dry Crops, wheat, Livestock, cattle As Severe
                                                                                     Drought     Impact,
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalTeel, Gina Alberta Year: Moisture Conditions Nearly Adaptation As 2002 Droug
04 01 20              Knight-Ridder Tribune Whitehead,Int - USA Texas sugarcane, onion, citrus, cotton, vegetables
           News Release                                      Travis, M. Crops,       Drought     Impact,
                                   Experts Disagree on Whether Rio Grande Valley Is In A Drought Adaptation
04 01 20                           Farmers See Brenk, Ontario
                                                Van          Debora
           NewspaperThe London Free Press Silver Lining In Snowfall                  Snow, Dry Spells,
                                                                                                 Impact
                                                                         Crops, winter wheat, alfalfa,
04 01 21              Cnews
           News Release            Changing The Future Means Changing Priorities
                                                Suzuki, David
                                                            Global       Generic                 Impact,
                                                                                     Global Warming Risk, ghg mitigation
04 01 23                           Wheat        Ewins, Adrian Prairies
                                                            The          Crops, canola, wheat Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer Board Warns Of Critically Low Moisture Levels   Drought
04 01 26              AgNet
           News Release            Corn's Cold Tolerance Improved Crops, cornFrost               Adaptation
04 01 26                           Alberta      Duckworth, crop disease warning Dry weathermpact, Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer farmers issued Alberta                                      I
                                                             Barbara Crops, sunflowers, canola, cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower,
04 01 26                           Alberta      Duckworth, Alberta
                                                             Barbara Livestock, Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer PMU rancher accepts industry's fate horses                  Imact, Adaptation
04 01 27                           Corn         Romahn, JimClimates Crops, cornCool, wet Spring Adaptation
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Rooted In Warmer ntario  O                                    Risk,
04 01 27              Planet Ark South African Drought Pushes Wild Game Prices game, buffalo, rhino, antelope,impala
           News Release                                                  Livestock, wild Down Impact, Adaptation
                                                            Int - South Africa       Drought
04 01 28              Associated Serious Drought Threatens South Africa maize
           News Release            Press        Zavis, Alexandra
                                                            Int - South Africa
                                                                         Crops,      Drought     Impact, Adaptation, Risk
04 01 29                           Rotational grazing getsInt, USA, Northern Great Plains Adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer            Bell, Ian                            Drought
                                                             top grade Livestock, crops
04 02 03   NewspaperOntario Farmer              Carter, Jeffrey
                                                            Ontario      Crops, fruits,
                                                                                     Freezing
                                   Vineyard Owners Brace For More Winter Injury grapes, Risk, Impact, adaptation
04 02 05                           Cold bites into Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer            Pratt, SeanThe Prairies              Frost,      Impact, Adaptation
                                                                         Livestock, cattle cold temperatures,
04 02 09                           Snow         Kinvig, DanSaskatchewan  Crops       Drought     Impact, Adaptation
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix Raises Farmers' Crop Hopes: But Drought Still Looms Without Summer Rains
04 02 10              Planet Ark Hopes Wilt Quinn, Andrew- South Africa Tiny cattle, Crops, maize Adaptation, Risk
           News Release                                     Int          Livestock, Kingdom Impact,
                                                As African Drought Crushes           Drought
04 02 13                           Consensus MacArthur, Alberta
           NewspaperWestern Producer                         Mary
                                                Builds on Global Warming Generic                 Impact,
                                                                                     Global Warming Adaptation
04 02 13                           Grasshopper Problem Likely
           NewspaperWestern Producer            Pratt, SeanThe Prairies  Crops       Drought     Impact, Adaptation
04 02 24   NewspaperOntario Farmer                          Int - Brazil Generic
                                   Weather Not Helping Brazil's Farmers              Drought     Impact
04 02 26                           Alta. Hay MacArthur, Alberta
                                                             Mary
           NewspaperWestern Producer insurance deadline coming           Crops                   Adaptation
                                                                                     Drought, hail, wind, frost
04 02 27                           Dry Weather Affecting Research Crops
           NewspaperWestern Producer                        Saskatchewan
                                                Briere, Karen                                    Impact
                                                                                     Drought, Dry Weather
04 03 01              Agricultural Monitoring Service, USDA - USA Generic To Improve Weather Forecasting
           News Release                                     Int
                                   Research Earths Water Cycle From Space Moisture Levels        Adaptation
04 03 04              CSIRO Online Potential for Water Efficient Wheat wheat
           News Release            Huge                                  Crops,
                                                            Int - Australia          Drought     Adaptation
04 03 19                           Biotech and              Global       Crops       Global
           Newsletter Crop Biotech Update Climate Change In Developing CountriesClimate Change   Adaptation
04 03 19                           When Service Bob Expected: Select Crops Suited soybean
                                                Klein,
           Magazine Crop Watch NewsA Dry Season IsInt - USA Nebraska                 Drought       Available
                                                                         Crops, wheat, corn, ToAdaptationWater
04 03 19                           Adjusting Crops Bob; Int - USA, Nebraska Bill
                                                Klein,      Yonts, Dean; Kranz, Moisture Levels
                                                                          Supplies
           Magazine Crop Watch News Service For Limited WaterCrops, corn, soybean Adaptation
04 03 19              Planet Ark Cool Pacific Helped Cause USA Bowl, Study Shows
           News Release                                     Int - Dust Generic       Drought     Impact
04 03 22              Planet Ark West Faces Drought, Wildfires - NOAA wheat
           News Release                                     Int - USA, Crops,
                                                Doering, Christopher Western States  Drought     Impact
04 03 22                           Dust Bowl Roylance, Frank On Generic
                                                            North America             Changes: Impact
           NewspaperThe Vancouver Sun Droughts Blamed D. Temperature Drought A New Study Says A Similar Massiv
04 03 23   NewspaperOntario Farmer                          Ontario
                                   Conference Looks At Climate Change    Generic                 Risk,
                                                                                     Climate Change Impact, adaptation
04 03 24              CIMMYT via Food Security and Ag-BiotechVarieties, CIMMYT Sows First Transgenic Wheat Field Trials
           News Release                                    Int - MexicoCrops, wheat, maize Adaptation
                                 In Quest for Drought - Tolerant News               Drought
04 03 24   News Release                                    Int
                                 More Rice For Less Water- Australia                            Adaptation
                                                                        Crops, rice Moisture Levels
04 03 24   News Release                                    Int - U.S. Generic
                                 Land Cover Changes AffectUSA Summer Climate
04 04 01   News Release                      Ball, Phillip Int - USA Generic
                                 Less Rain In A Warmer World: Global Warming and Pollution Could Give Us Dryer Days
04 04 05                         Steps to Duckworth, Alberta                        Drought
           NewspaperWestern Producer rebuild pastureBarbara Crops, livestock, cattle,Impact, Adaptation
04 04 06                         Winterkill Takes Toll On Wheat Crops, wheat Weather
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Ontario                  Wet         Impact
04 04 10                         A           Calamai, Water:
                                                           Alberta      Crops, hay,Moisture Flow Away From Urban Areas- Lack
                                                                                     grains, Levels,
                                                                                                Adaptation, climate change, droug
           NewspaperToronto Star Land Thirsting For Peter Report Says Major RiversLivestockGlobalRisk
04 04 13                                     Macey, Play Havoc With Plants, Birds Warming
           NewspaperThe Age Global Warming ToRichard       Global                   Global
                                                                        Crops, flowers          Impact
04 04 14                         Perth Faces Another Winter Rain Disaster
           NewspaperThe West Australian Trott, PeterInt - Australia                 Drought
                                                                        Crops, barley, canola Impact, Adaptation
04 04 15                         Research focuses Adrian - MexicoCrops, wheat
           NewspaperWestern Producer                       Int
                                             Ewins, on drought-tolerant GM wheat    Drought     Adaptation
04 04 15              Planet Ark El Nino Can Be Predicted Further Ahead, Scientists Say Adaptation
           News Release                                    Global       Generic     Flood, Drought
04 04 15                         Drought Policy
                                             Marriner, Cosima
                                                           Int - Australia
           NewspaperSydney Morning Herald To Focus On BeingGeneric       Ready      Drought     Adaptation
04 04 16   News Release                                    The Prairies Crops, wheat, lentil, InImpact, cattle
                                                                                     Drought A Century
                                 Canadian Grain Farmers Face Second -WorstDrought Livestock, Adaptation
04 04 19                         UC Riverside Research Improve Drought tobacco In Plants Warming
           Newsletter UC Riverside News                                 Crops, Tolerance
                                                           Int - USA, California Drought, GlobalAdaptation
04 04 21              USAgNet New Study Pushes GMGlobal To Conserve Water moisture levels
           News Release                                     Crops       Crops       Low         Adaptation
04 04 21                          Press      Hanson, Bobbie Jo          Crops,      Drought       small grains
           NewspaperPaynesville Drought Continues, Threatens New Crop soybeans, corn,Impact, Adaptation
04 04 22              Associated Western Farmers Cope With Drought Again Drought millet, alfalfa, potatoes
           News Release          Press                     Int          Crops, States
                                             Sarche, Jon - USA, Westernwheat, corn, Adaptation
04 04 22              NOAANews
           News Release                                    Int - USA, South Eastern States Impact
                                 Drought Moves Into U.S. Southeast                  Drought
04 04 23                         GM Crops                  Global       Crops, flowers, fruits Adaptation
                                                                                    Global
           Newsletter Crop Biotech Update Could Lesson Impact Of Global Warming Warming
04 04 23              Associated Grasshoppers Threathen Nebraska Crops States
           News Release          Press                     Int          Crops,      Drought
                                             Beck, Margery- USA, WesternLivestock, cattleImpacts
04 04 24                         No-Till Agriculture:      Int- To Climate
                                                                        Crops       Global
           NewspaperThe Stratford Beacon Herald Answer USA, Ohio Problems? Climate Change       Adaptation
04 04 26                         Millet a    White, drought: grower
           NewspaperWestern Producer good bet inEd Manitoba Crops, millet           Drought     Adaptation
04 04 26              Planet Ark Drought Intensifies In Southeast, West - NOAA
           News Release                                    Int- USA Generic         Drought     Impact
04 04 27                         Drought Leaves Few Options For Colorado Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                      Crops, wheat
                                                           Int - USA, Farmers                   Risk, Impact, adaptation
04 04 27                         Big         Carter, Jeffrey
                                                           Ontario
           NewspaperOntario FarmerWind Bashes Barns and Sheds           Generic     Wind        Impact
04 04 27                         High Amount of Alfalfa Ontario
           NewspaperStandard - Freeholder Peerenboom, Greg Kill Possible            Frost       Risk, Impact, Adaptation
                                                                        Crops, alfalfa, wheat, corn, strawberries, raspberries
04 04 27                         High                      Saskatchewan Generic
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenixWinds Play Havoc With Soil Moisture Wind                     Adaptation
04 04 28                         Sask.       Hursh, Kevinaskatchewan
                                                           S
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix Farmers Fear Another Drought                    Drought
                                                                        Crops, canola,          Impact
04 04 29                         Interlake White, Ed Manitoba Livestock, cattle, crops,
           NewspaperWestern Producer hopes drought past                             Drought     Impact, Adaptation
04 04 30                         U.S. jumps White, Ed Manitoba Crops, cornDry weathermpact
           NewspaperWestern Producer         ahead with corn planting                           I
04 05 02              Associated The Warming West Angie- USA, Western States
           News Release          Press       Wagner, Int                Generic                 Impact
                                                                                    Global Warming, Drought
04 05 03                         Space       Ewins, Adrian
           NewspaperWestern Producer photos spy hail damage             Generic     Hail        Impact, Adaptation
04 05 03                         Farmers Dall, RobertManitoba Crops, wheat, soybeans, Producers Seeking Alternative C
                                                                                    Cool SpringAdaptation
           NewspaperThe Daily Graphic Turn To Soybeans: Low Wheat Prices Have Many canola, oats
04 05 04                         Farmers Maudie, Max
           NewspaperThe Edmonton Sun Brace For Drought     Alberta                  Drought
                                                                        Livestock - Cattle      Impact
04 05 04                         Grain                     Saskatchewan Crops,      Dry
           NewspaperThe StarPhoenix Farmers Look Skyward For Rain grain Spells Impact
04 05 06   News Release                      Roelf, Wendell- South Africa
                                                           Int          Crops,      Global Climate Change
                                 Climate Change Is A Serious Issue In SA' apple, olives Impact, Adaptation
04 05 07                         When ServiceKappler, Brady Develop, What Happens to Impact, Adaptation
                                                           Don't
           Magazine Crop Watch NewsSpring Showers Int - USA Crops, cornDry Spells Preemergence Treatments?
04 05 07                         Gov. Johanns              Int USA, Nebraska Drought
           Magazine Crop Watch News ServiceAnnounces -DroughtGeneric     Emergency, Response    Adaptation, Impact
04 05 07                         Alert: Western
                                             Baltensberger, David Crops, wheat
           Magazine Crop Watch News Service Wheat Needs Moisture Now Dry Spells Impact, Adaptation
04 05 07              Knight-Ridder Tribune Farmer's Field - USA, Minnesota Flood
           News Release                                                 Crops                   Adaptation
                                 Minnesota Bailey, AnnInt Part of North Dakota University's Flood Control Study
04 05 10                         World       White, Average
           NewspaperWestern ProducerCrops Look Ed The Prairies                      Dry weather, drought
                                                                                                Impact
                                                                        Crops, wheat, corn, soybean
04 05 10                         The Arid West
           NewspaperNew York Times                         Int - USA Generic        Drought     Impact
04 05 11                         Nebraska Prepares For More Drought
           NewspaperOntario Farmer                                      Generic
                                                           Int - USA, Nebraska Drought          Impact, Risk, Adaptation
04 05 11                         Cold        Carter, Hurt Peaches Crops, fruits, peaches Impact, adaptation
           NewspaperOntario Farmer TemperaturesJeffrey     Ontario                  Cold weather
04 05 12                         Winterkill Across Eastern Ontario Hit A Five-Year soybeans
           NewspaperOntario Farmer           Cumming, Ian  Ontario                  Extreme Impact, adaptation
                                                                        Crops, Alfalfa, High Cold
04 05 13                         Tax Help Beef Association              Livestock - Cattle
                                                                                    Drought
           Newsletter National Cattlemen's For Ranchers Suffering From Drought Conditions       Impact, Adaptation
04 05 13                         Farmers Briere, Karen     Saskatchewan
           NewspaperWestern Producer better able to manage drought      Generic     Drought     Adaptation, Impact
04 05 13              Associated Canada May Face Worst Drought In Years Drought
           News Release          Press                     British Columbia                     Impact
04 05 14                         Pray                      The Prairies Crops
           NewspaperNational Post For Heavy Rain To Prevent Infestation ofDrought               Impact
                                                                                     Grasshoppers, Experts Say
04 05 14              Reuters
           News Release          Austalia Grain - Canola, Wheat In Drought's Grip
                                             Byrnes, MichaelAustralia
                                                           Int -                    Drought     Impact, Adaptation
                                                                        Crops, grain, canola, wheat, barley
04 05 17              Acra
           News Release                                    Int - Africa Generic
                                 The Volta River Joins A Global Research                        Impact,
                                                                                    Global Warming Adaptation
04 05 17                         Ranchers Dread Parched Summer: Low Water Levels Mean Having To Buy Hay, Truck in W
           NewspaperThe Vancouver Province                 B            Crops,      Drought
                                             Fraser, Keithritish Columbia Livestock, cattleImpact
04 05 18   NewspaperThe Daily News             We Don't Get Rain, We'll Run OutDrought
                                                           B           Crops,        Of Irrigation"
                                  Drought: "If Fraser, Keithritish Columbia Livestock, cattleImpact
04 05 19              USDA News Release
           News Release                                    Int - USA, NorthWestern Livestock
                                                                                    Drought
                                  USDA Drought-Related Programs Crops, wheat,States Impact, Adaptation
04 05 20                          May snow a treat for thirsty land Livestock, cattle, crops, dry beans, corn, soybeans
           NewspaperWestern Producer           Bell, Ian Manitoba                                Impact,
                                                                                    Snow, dry weather Adaptation
04 05 20                          Not Raining, Lewis, Daniel Australia
                                                           Int         Crops, wheat, wool, Livestock, cattle,
                                                                                    Drought
           NewspaperSydney Morning Herald Just Draining-The Bank Down On The Farm Adaptation
04 05 20              MidWest News
           News Release                        Ortman, WayneFor Drought: Government Dry Accept
                                                           Int-        Generic      Drought, Adaptation
                                  Officials Urged To PrepareUSA, MidWestern States Must Spells Dry Spells As A Normal P
04 05 21                          Adjust Service
                                               Anderson, Bruce
                                                           Int - USA Crops, Livestock,
                                                                                    Dry Spells
           Magazine Crop Watch News Pasture Management For Available Moisture cattleAdaptation
04 05 21                          Continuing Drought Requires Extra Cattle Management Adaptation
           Magazine Crop Watch News Service                            Livestock, Drought
                                                           Int - USA, Nebraska cattle, Crops, grains
04 05 21   NewspaperThe Guardian               Murphy, Desert Crops
                                                           Int                      Drought, Adaptation
                                  Gene Firm PioneersPaul - USA Crops, tomato, rice Extreme Cold
04 05 24              ARS         Service                  Int - Pipes Crops, corn, soybean Adaptation
                                                                                    Wet weather
           News Release News Irrigating Through Draining USA Helps Farmers And The Environment
04 05 24              University of Illinois Biology Institute's USA Grant Tosoybeans Soybeans And Climate Change
           News Release                                                             Global
                                  Genomic Barlow, JimInt - First Crops, Focus On Climate Change  Impact
04 05 25              Knight-Ridder Tribune Pates,Toll On North Dakota Crops Wind, Frost, Cold Weather alfalfa, soybeans, w
           News Release                                    Int         Crops, sugar              Impact
                                  Wind, Cold Take Mikkel - USA, North Dakota beets, canola, flax, corn,
04 05 26              Broadcast News
           News Release                                    Ontario     Crops, soybeans, The Skies And
                                                                                    Wet weather
                                  Farmers Across Southwestern Ontario Are Watchingcorn Adaptation Hoping The Rain Cloud
04 05 26   NewspaperDaily Herald               Gillies, Grasshopper Growth Slowed BySpringImpact
                                                           Saskatchewan
                                  Hoppers Hatching: Courtney           Generic      Cool Cool Weather
04 05 27                          Winter       Ewins, Adrian
           NewspaperWestern Producer takes toll on alfalfa Alberta                  Snow, cold Impact, Adaptation
                                                                       Crops, Alfalfa            weather
04 05 27              Knight-Ridder Tribune Kawada, Eijiro - USA, Washington Warm Weather State
           News Release                                    Int         Crops, fruit, strawberry, raspberry
                                  Warm Weather Leads To Early Strawberry Crop In Washington      Impact
04 05 27              Knight-Ridder Tribune King, Anna CropUSA, Washington Wet weather Area Adaptation
           News Release                                                Crops, hay, cherry, wheat,Impact,
                                  Wet Spring Threatens Int - Harvest In Kennewick, Wash., alfalfa, asparagus, potatoes
04 05 27                           Bee - County Calif., PruneUSA, California Heat
                                               Rodriguez, Int -
                                                           Robert      Crops, fruits, plums,
           NewspaperThe FresnoFresnoKnight-Ridder TribuneIndustry Reports Losses DueImpact WeatherTo Hot
04 05 28   Newsletter Ag Answers                           Int USA, Ohio
                                                                       Crops, cornFlood
                                  Water, Water Everywhere-Isn't Good For Corn Crop               Impact
04 05 29   NewspaperThe Sault Star             Della-Mattia, Crops
                                                           Ontario     Risk         Wet weather  Impact, Adaptation
                                  Spring Soaker Could PutElaine At Crops, oats, barley, hay, livestock, cattle
04 05 30                          A High Dry Johnson, Kirk; -Murphy, Dean, E. Drought
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalNoon               Int USA, Western States               Adaptation
04 05 31              Associated Drought-Farmers AnandaUSA, Arizona lettuce, beets, bok choi, cabbage, cauliflower, swe
           News Release           Press        Shorey,     Int -       Crops,       Drought      Adaptation
04 05 31              PNAS Online Early Edition
           News Release                                     Depend Generic
                                  Summer Showers MayInt - USAOn Spring Soil                      Impact
                                                                                    Moisture Levels, Weather Extremes
04 05 31   NewspaperThe RecordWet May Worries Farmers      Ontario                  Wet weather  Impact
                                                                       Crops, corn, soybean, livestock
04 06 01                          Wet          Reschke, Seed
                                                           Ontario     Bin and Equipment in Impact, adaptation
                                                                                    Wet weather
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Weather Leaves Peter In The Crops, corn, soybeansthe Shed
04 06 01                          Rain         Carter, Jeffrey
                                                           Ontario     Crops, Vegetables
                                                                                    Rain
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Puts Big Delays On Processing Vegetable Crops Impact, Adaptation
04 06 08   NewspaperOntario Farmer                         Ontario
                                  Weather Adds To Weed Control Woes    Crops                     Impact, Adaptation
                                                                                    Warm temperatures
04 06 08                          Rain                     the PrairiesCrops, wheat
           NewspaperOntario Farmer Delays Seeding On The Prairies                   Rain         Impact
04 06 10                          Timely       rescues pastures
                                                           The
           NewspaperWestern Producer rain Morrison, KarenPrairies                   Drought, rain
                                                                       Crops, Livestock, cattleImpact, Adaptation
04 06 17                          Seeding Bell, starts to close
           NewspaperWestern Producer window Ian Manitoba Crops                      Wet Weather  Impact
04 06 18                          Drought      White, winter - USA Crops, winter wheat Impact
           NewspaperWestern Producer zaps U.S. Ed Int wheat crop                    Drought
04 06 18                          Prairie       looks Ed The says CWB
           NewspaperWestern Producer cropWhite, average, Prairies      Crops                     Impact
                                                                                    Cool temperatures, flooding
04 06 24                          Rain may Ewins, Adrian   SaskatchewanCrops, durum
           NewspaperWestern Producer halt durum seeding but raise prices Rain                    Impact
04 06 24                          Alta. Rain reduces need for water rations potatoes, barleyImpact, adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer                        Barbara Crops,
                                               Duckworth, Alberta                   Rain
04 06 29                          No
           NewspaperOntario FarmerRelief For Drought Areas             Generic
                                                           Int - USA, Western StatesDrought      Impact
04 07                 Planet Ark African Plants Grow AsInt - Netherlands
           News release                                                Plants       Global
                                                             Dutch Environment Warms warming     Impact
04 07 02                          Research Service         Int - USA, Oklahoma Dry weather
                                                                       Drier Times
           NewspaperAgricultural Eyeing Forecast Models' Role For Generic                        Impact, Adaptation
04 07 02                          Crops        Pratt, SeanSaskatchewan              Cool temperatures
           NewspaperWestern Producercrawl with cool conditions Crops, canola, oats, peas         Impact
04 07 02                          Weather Pratt, soy expansion Crops, soybeans, canola, wheat
           NewspaperWestern Producer hamper SeanSaskatchewan                        Wet weather  Adaptation
04 07 04                          Producers Target Improved Nutrient Management Warming
           NewspaperCentral Alberta Adviser                Ontario, BCGeneric       Global       Adaptation
04 07 05              Associated Montana Crops
           News release           Press                    Int         Crops, wheat, barley, durum adaptation
                                               Bohrer, Becky - USA - Montana Dry Conditions      Impact,
04 07 06                          Hail Storm Leaves Local Fruit Crops In Pete Hail
           NewspaperCobourg Daily Star                     Ontario     Crops, fruits,            Impact
                                               Johnson, Andy and Fisher, Ruins strawberries, apples, raspberries
04 07 06                          Alberta                  Alberta     Generic      Rain
           NewspaperNelson Daily News Farmers Jubilant After Weekend of Thunder and Rains        Impact
04 07 07                          Heavy        Merritt, Brookes
                                                            To Area Generic
           NewspaperSt. Albert Gazette Rainfall A Boon Alberta Farmers              Rain         Impact, Adaptation
04 07 08                          Many Crops Lagging: Hot WeatherCrops
           NewspaperThe Winnipeg Sun                       The Prairies Needed Now  Rain         Impact
04 07 09              Agence France Presse
           News release                                    Int - Cuba Crops         Drought, Storms
                                                                                                 Impact,
                                  Climate Changes Force Cuba To Scramble To Adapt Agriculture` Adaptation
04 07 10                          Drought      Smaldon, Alberta
           NewspaperRed Deer Express Danger OverLee                    Crops        Drought, RainImpact
04 07 11              Knight-Ridder Tribune Rainfall Was Multimillion-dollar Bonanza For Farms In Texas Panhandle
           News release                                    Int         Corn,        Rain         Impact, Adaptation
                                  High June Ledbetter, KaY- USA, Texas cotton, grain sorghum, soybean, peanuts
04 07 11                          Drought Isn't Over DuncanAlberta     Crops, Can't Penetrate Severly Parched Soil,
                                                                                                 Impact
           NewspaperThe Edmonton JournalThorne,For Hay Growers: Rainhay Drought, Rain, extreme weather Leduc Farm
04 07 12   NewspaperThe Sault Star                         Alberta     Crops        Cold weather,
                                  Weather Eases Concerns About Grasshoppers on Prairies rain     Impact
04 07 13   NewspaperOntario Farmer             Binkley, Alex
                                                           Alberta     Generic      The Farmstead
                                  Research brings Global Warming Lessons To Climate Change       Adaptation
04 07 13              Knight-Ridder Tribune Wilde, Matthew USA, Chicago corn, soybeans Impact, Risk
           News release                                    Int -       Crops,       Rain
                                  Record US Corn Crop Is Expected, Weather Permitting
04 07 13                          Season the pits for some grwoers: Significant portion of early ripening cherry varieit
           NewspaperThe Penticton Herald Moorhouse, John   BC                       Heat, Rain
                                                                       Crops, fruits, cherries Impact
04 07 14                         Cool,       Mayer, Impacts
                                                         Ontario
           NewspaperSimcoe ReformerWet WeatherTiffany Corn Planting               Cold weather, wet spring
                                                                     Crops, corn, tobacco Risk, Impact
04 07 14                         Corn Outlook Still Questionable; Crops, cornCold Spring, wet spring
                                             Rodrigues, Hugo                                  Risk, Impact
           NewspaperThe Woodstock Sentinel Review Ontario Despite Cold, Wet weather,Harvest Could Still Be Saved
04 07 16                         Nonfat Dry Milk Surplus To Aid Drought-Stricken Producers
                                                         Int -
           Newsletter National Cattlemen's Beef Association USA Livestock, Cattle Drought     Adaptation
04 07 16              USDA News Release Announces Livestock Feed Assistance Initiative To Aid Producers In Drought Area
           News release          Veneman                             Livestock, Drought
                                                         Int - USA, Washingtoncattle          Adaptation
04 07 16              Knight-Ridder Tribune Jackson, Bill - USA, Colorado From Weld County Colorado Economy
           News release                                  AgriculturalLivestock, Crops
                                 Drought, Growth Drain Int            Dollars     Drought     Impact
04 07 16              Knight-Ridder Tribune McKee, JenniferUSA, Montana But It's Not rain
           News release                                  Int -       Livestock, Drought, Enough For Cattle
                                 Rains Ease Drought For Some In Montana, cattle               Impact
04 07 17              Knight-Ridder Tribune Plants ThriveJimDrought, Kill CattleDrought
           News release                                    in        Livestock, And sheep     Impact, Risk
                                 Poisonous Gransberry,Int - USA - Montana cattle, Sheep in Montana
04 07 17                         Mother Nature           Ontario     Crops, hay, corn
                                                                                   Just       Impact, adaptation
           NewspaperStratford Beacon-Herald Foils Farmers: Continuing RainRain Makes Everything Tougher
04 07 17                          Citizen                Int - USA, New Jersey cranberries, vegetables Walls And Roads Mig
                                                                     Crops, Crop: Damage Impact, Risk
           NewspaperThe OttawaRising Waters Could Wipe Out Cranberry fruit,Floods             To Retaining
04 07 18                         Hot Weather Helps       Improve Crops
           NewspaperLloydminster Meridian Booster To Saskatchewan    Crops                    Impact
                                                                                  Heat, hot weather, flood
04 07 20              Associated White Wheat Takes Weather Losses In Kan. Drought
           News release          Press                   Int - USA, Crops,
                                             Hegeman, Roxana Kansas wheat                     Impact, Adaptation
04 07 21                         Hoppers Herald-Tribune
                                             Talbot, NeilAlberta     Crops        Rains       Impact, Risk, adaptation
           NewspaperGrande Prairie Daily Declimate: Heavy Rains Saved Farmers From Insect Infestation
04 07 22              CSIRO Australia Is Changing In Int - Australia
           News release          Climate                             generic
                                                          Your Backyard                       Impact, adaptation
                                                                                  Climate Change, Drought
04 07 23                         Plague Of LocustsDaniel - Drought
           NewspaperSydney Morning Herald                Int
                                             Lewis, Follows AustraliaCrops        Drought     Impact
04 07 26                         Farmer Welcomes Rain But DamsCrops, wheat, barley, oats
           NewspaperSyndney Morning Herald               Int          Still
                                             Robins, Brian - Australia Dry Rain, Drought      Impact, Risk
04 08 02              ISB        Enhanced Drought Teresa- Germany
           News release News Report                      Int         Crops, RiceDrought
                                             Capell, Tolerance In Transgenic Rice             Adaptation
04 08 06              Knight-Ridder Tribune Bitman,Mean Mixed Crop Outlooks For New Jersey Farmers
           News release                                  Int         Crops, vegetables
                                 Widespread Rains Terry - USA, New Jersey Rain                Impact
04 08 07                         Cooler Summer
                                             Boughner, Ontario Growth: Farmersbeet, weather, hail Yields fruits, peaches
           NewspaperThe Chatham Daily News SlowsBob      Crops's                  Cooler corn, Of Good
                                                                                              Impact
                                                                     Crops, sugar Optimistic soybeans, alfalfa,
04 08 10                         Field Pea               Alberta     Due To Weather
           NewspaperThe St. Paul Journal Leaf Diseases Increase Crops, peas                   Impact
                                                                                  Extreme weather
04 08 11                         Cool Summer Puts Corn, SoybeanCrops, corn, soybeans In Development
           NewspaperMilwaukee Journal Sentinel                        Crops Weeks Behind Impact, Risk
                                                         Int - USA, Wisconsin Cool summer
04 08 12              Associated GA. PeanutMinor, ElliotInt - StormsCrops, peanuts
           News release          Press                                Help Crops
                                              Farmers Hope USA, Georgia                       Impacts
                                                                                  Drought, Storms, floods,
04 08 12                         Poor WeatherBoughner, Local
                                                         Ontario     Crops, soybeans wet weather Huge
                                                                                  Cool,       Impact,
           NewspaperThe Chatham Daily News Hurting Bob Soybean Crop: Area Growers FacingRisk Financial Losses
04 08 13              Associated Many Apple Growers Enjoying Early Harvest Warm spring, wet summer
           News release          Press                               Crops, fruit, apples
                                                         Int - USA, Ohio                      Impact
04 08 13                         Thunder Bay Farmers Bryan
           NewspaperThe Sault Star                       Ontario      DampnessWet conditions
                                             Meadows, Not DiggingCrops, fruits, vegetables    Impact
04 08 16                         Farmers Grapple
                                             Berthiaume, Lee
                                                         Too Much Crops, wheat, hay
                                                                                  Rain
           NewspaperThe Peterborough Examiner With Ontario Rain: Record High RainImpact        Falls Causing Trouble With Farme
04 08 17              Associated Cool Weather Killed Gypsy USA, Wisonsin Cool Weather
           News release          Press                   Int - Moths In Wis.                  Impact
04 08 17   Radio                                         Manitoba Crops           Cold Weather
                      FarmscapeCold Weather In Manitoba Keeps Fusarium To A Minimum           Impact
04 08 17              ca.news.yahoo.com Continues To Dog Delayed Prairie Crops
           News release          Frost Risk              The PrairiesCrops,       Frost       Impact, Risk
04 08 18              Health and Global Warming Maggie -California Wine Industry warming Vulnerability
           News release                                  Int         Fruits, grapes
                                 Science Fox, Menaces USA - California Global                 Risk,
04 08 18              ca.news.yahoo.com Crops Shiver, But EscapeCrops
           News release          Canada                  The PrairiesFrost        Frost       Impact
04 08 19              Planet Ark Australian Wheat Farmers- Brace For Huge Locust Plague
           News release                                  Int
                                             Byrnes, MichaelAustraliaCrops, wheat Drought     Impact
04 08 21                         Sub-Zero MacAfee, Michelle Prairies Put Crops In Danger: Residents Wake To Frost on G
                                                         The the Crops, winter wheat, canola
           NewspaperThe Vancouver Sun Temperatures on Prairies                    Frost       Impact
04 08 23              ca.news.yahoo.com More FromRoberta Crops Than Expected canola
           News release                                  The Prairies
                                 Frost Nips Rampton, Canada                       Frost
                                                                     Crops, winter wheat, Impact
04 08 24                         British Farmers Facing One Of The Worst Years in Memory: Wettest August On Record Ha
           NewspaperThe Edmonton Journal
04 08 25                         Cold, Wet Weather Hurting Area Crops: Doidgesoybeans Impact
           NewspaperThe Chatham Daily News               Ontario
                                             Boughner, Bob                        Cold, wet, weather
                                                                     Crops, corn, Says Corn Compares To 1992 Disaster Har
04 08 25                         Cold Weather Threatens Farmers Vegetables,Cold,Season For Tomatoes, Cucumbers Almo
                                             Pritchett, Ontario
           NewspaperThe Kingston Whig-Standard Jennifer                            tomatoes, Impact,
                                                                                              cucumbers
                                                                     Crops: Growing wet, weather Vulnerability
04 08 25                         Canola Futures Soar Saskatchewan
                                             Hall, Angela
           NewspaperThe Star Phoenix (Saskatoon)                                  Frost
                                                                     Crops, canola, peas, Impact, vulnerability
04 08 25                         Bright (Saskatoon)Kevinaskatchewan
                                             Hursh,      S
           NewspaperThe Star Phoenix Spots In Wet, Frozen Province                 durum      Impact, adaptation
                                                                     Crops, flax,Frost wheat, canola,
04 08 27              Reuters
           News release                      Jones, Matthew EuropeCrops, wheat,
                                                         Int
                                 British Farmers Brace For -Poor Harvest After Rain           Impact, adaptation
04 09 01                         Sun Needed For Fruits The Prairies
           NewspaperWestern Producer                      and        Fruits,      Frost       Impact, adaptation
                                             Morrison, Karen Vegetables pumpkins, vegetables, cucumbers, peppers, corn,
04 09 07                         Province                Manitoba Crops           Rain, cold Adaptation
                                                                                              Moisture
           NewspaperWestern Producer Pays Manitoba Producers $23 Million In Excesswet spring Insurance Claims
04 09 08                         Wheat Board Says Frost Cut Crops by 10 wheat, canola, weatheroats, flax, rye
           NewspaperThe Calgary Herald                   The Prairies             Cent        Impact
                                                                     Crops, Per Frost, wet barley,
04 09 12                         Summer Weather Jim Int - USA, Pennsylvania vegetables, cabbage, County, PA.
                                                                     Fruits, grapes, cold temperatures
                                                                                  Rain,       Impact
           NewspaperKnight-Ridder Tribune Martin, Helps Grape Crops, But Hurts Other Produce In Erie crops, hay, corn, pot
04 09 15              Planet Ark Blair Fears Peacock, Mike- England eneric
           News Release                                  Int         G            Climate     GHG
                                             Climate Change Disaster, Challenges Us Change mitigation
04 09 15                         Harvest     Morrison, Karen Fields Crops, canola, soybeans, corn, adaptation
                                                         Wet and Briere, KarenWet weather
           NewspaperWestern Producer Bogs Down In The Prairies                                Impact
04 09 16              The                    Hopkins, Off National Livestock, Packet
                                                         Int
           News Release Age Drought Knocks 80%Philip- Australia                   Drought
                                                                     Dairy Pay cattle         Impact
04 09 17                         Tobacco Thomas, Chris   Ontario     Crops, tobacco Weather Slow
                                                                                  Warm
           NewspaperSimcoe Reformer Crop Begins to 'Roll'; Warm Weather Makes Up Impact Start  For
04 09 18                         Rain Wipes              Manitoba Crops, Crop
           NewspaperThe Observer (Sarnia) Out $Billion In Value Of Graingrain                 Impact
                                                                                  Cool, wet weather
04 09 18              Knight-Ridder Tribune Salisbury, Susan A Loss After Hurricane in Florida jackfruit, sapodillas, banan
           News Release                                  Left USA, Florida carmambolas, pomelos,
                                 Tropical Fruit Growers Int - At     Fruits,      Hurricane Impact
04 09 19                         Please Say It's Not Snow… Columbia barley, grain, canola
           NewspaperThe Edmonton Sun                     British     Crops,       Snow        Impact
04 09 19              Associated Hurricanes Minor,AElliotInt - Southern Crops Hurricane Impact
           News Release          Press                               Crops,
                                             Take Toll On USA, Georgia peanuts, pecans, cotton
04 09 22                         Farmers White, Ed Manitoba Crops, canola, corn Impact, adaptation
           NewspaperWestern Producer Need Boats To Reel in Late Crop              Rain, flood
04 09 22                        Weather Ewins, Adrian Saskatchewan
           NewspaperWestern Producer Puts Breaks On Harvest Crops, grain      Rain     Impact
04 09 28                                   Johnston, Julianne Midwestern States
                                                      Int - USA, Crops
           Newsletter ProFarmer USDA: Crops Vulnerable To Upper Midwest Frost Frost    Impact, Vulnerability
04 09 28              AgAnswersHot, Dry Cropfields Tinderboxes For CombineDrought
           News Release                                            Crops, wheat
                                                      Int - USA, California    Fires   Risk
04 09 29              CSIRO Media Release Improves Water Productivity
           News Release         Fine Tuning                        Crops,
                                                      Int - Australia         Drought  Adaptation
04 09 30                        Weather Ewins, Adrian              Crops, winter wheat Impact,
           NewspaperWestern Producer Mars Winter Wheat Seeding Plans Cold, wet, weather adaptation
Focus
Direct, low yield, low quality
Indirect, pests, sawfly, farm practice, crop selection
Warm winter temperatures, Soil erosion
Crop insurance, farming practice, management practice, reduced tillage
Risk Protection packages, crop insurance, crop damage
Arid winter, 'Pineapple Express', Little snow, Polar vortex, Little soil moisture
Technical, crop breeding, research
Government Programs, agricultural practices, resource management
Crop damage, crop breeding
Increased C02, Carbon assimilation levels, Nitrogen, Fertilizer use
Direct, drought stress, optimism
Indirect, pests, optimism, pesticides
Increased temperatures, altered agricultural practices, GHG
Farming practice, selling off, government programs, tax deferral program
Farming Practice, alternative feeds
Higher grain prices, Higher export values, Reserves sold, Farmers benefit
Indirect, pests, grasshopper, Farming practice, pesticides,
Global warming, Increased temperatures, Glacier recession, Effects on agriculture, livelihoods
Threat to agriculture, US and EU farm subsidies, Agricultural policy
El Nino, Radical change, Risk of drought and disease
Fossil fuel burning, pollution, effects on cloud formation, rainfall
El Nino, Uncertainty, Drought, No- or low-tillage adaptation
Sap production, Climate effects, Sweet trees
Weather forecasts, Environment Canada, USDA, El Nino, Precipitation levels
Drought, Grasshoppers, Crop loss
Drought, Reduced water levels, Reduced consumption
Gophers, Crop destruction, Gopher shooting derby, Pest control
Farming practice, alternative feed, crop selection
Financial, Government Programs, disaster relief, interest-free loan
El Nino, Effects, FAO, Rice farmers, Stock retention, Prices
No-till method, Soil erosion, Preserve moisture, Dryland farming techniques
Variable weather patterns, Alter land use patterns, Effects on crops
Low precipitation levels, Low river water levels, Effects on fish, Ecosystems
Mild winter temperatures, Early sap run, Climate change
Precipitation, water deficits
Low soil moisture, drought-stressed crop
Warm winter temperatures, Grain bins, Grain bin pests,
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers, grasshopper management, control tactics, decision making software
Agricultural adaptation, Priority, Effects on production, Economic impact
Technical, crop breeding
Sweet corn, Seed corn, Flea beetles, Stewarts wilt
Farming practice, lack of ground level recommendations for adaptation, lack of government policy
Technical, forecast models
Direct, low moisture levels, Indirect, pests, disease
Lettuce, Cold weather, Stunted, weaker crop, Higher prices
Rice imports, Buffer stocks, Higher prices, Government dismantle monopoly
Insurance, crop damage
Technical, irrigation, government programs, resource management
Kyoto Protocol, GHG, Economic consequences, Adverse weather changes
Armyworms, Drought, Low precipitation, Poor crop
Kyoto Protocol, Global warming, GHG, Historic climatic trends
Direct, low soil moisture levels
Farming practice, crop selection, changes in planting schedules, technical, wind power, crop breeding
Low soil moisture levels, seeding schedule, farming practice, fertilizer decisions, indirect, pests, flea beetle
financial, layoffs, cost containment measures, optimism,
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers,
Wheat crop, Early greening, Breaking dormancy, Heaving, Tillers
Crop insurance,
Direct, winter kill, Low soil moisture levels, germination time period, crop survival
Government programs
direct, financial costs
crop breeding, diversification
crop breeding, pests
Farming practice, mineral use, potassium
moisture deficit
Farming practice, herbicide application,
Direct, low yield, increased prices, optimism
nitrogen loss
yield decline, heat and dry conditions, pests and diseases
soil moisture shortage
soil moisture
government program, drought monitoring
government programs and responsibilities
Farmers grow more cereal, Cereals efficient water users, Fewer pulses
Effects on insects, Corn borers
Farming practice, summerfallow, tillage, seeding decisions, cultivation
Technical, weather forecasting, models, research
Direct, potential floods
Government programs, resource management, financial assistance, crop insurance, direct, low soil moisture, disaster relief, dr
Insurance, crop damage
El Nino
pests, slugs
water allocation
seasonal weather patterns
drought, heat, government programs
maple syrup yield, heat
government programs, resource management, importing
Research, Lake effects on regional climate, Regional climate effects on lake, Computer model
Lack of government programs, disaster relief, livelihoods, outmigration
Technical, crop breeding
Warmest months on record, Climate change predictions
drip irrigation
Indirect, pests, sawfly
Direct, frost damage
timing of operations
pests, aphids
climate change trends
Future climate, GHG, Climate models
Research, Grasshopper species, Control, Infestation forecasts
timing of operations
drought
killed by drought, dust bowl
government programs
food shortage
food shortage
pests, diseases
emergence, diseases
pests, diseases
Low soil moisture, optimism, farming practice, tillage, financial, crop insurance
pests, grasshopper infestations
Direct, delayed planting
Direct, winter kill, technical, wind machines, heaters, sprinkler systems
Optimism, Direct, killed by heat, resource management
farm business change
carbon absorption, increased plant growth
invasive species
plant research, crop breeding
disease
killed by drought
Direct, delayed development, indirect, disease, root rot, technical, seed treatments
Farming practice, seed selection, optimism
Farming practice, crop selection,
reduction of greenhouse gas emissions
pests, rootworms
fish species killed by heat
disease, pesticides
pests
government programs, change in grazing practices
pests, diseases
disease
human diseases
human diseases
Stunted growth, farming practice, herbicide selection, tillage,
killed by frost
Direct, frost damage, indirect, pests
Direct, frost damage,
Direct, frost damage, farming practice, reseeding, seeding schedules
Financial, crop insurance, government programs, disaster relief
government program, irrigation
disaster relief
killed by frost, winds and heavy rainfall
changes in timber production
crops killed by drought
Record high gains in livestock farm total net incomes, Good prices, Crop farmers sold inventories
farming practices, re-planting crops
farming practices, selling cattle
precipitation patterns, drought
disaster relief
Farming practice, zero-till, organic farming,
crops killed by drought, frost
changing biology of plants due to warming
killed by frost
changing biology of plants due to warming
Indirect, pests, diseases
El Nino risks
disaster relief
changing biology of plants due to warming
changing biology of plants due to warming
corn slow to emerge due to cold, wet spring
Adverse seasonal weather, Effects, Adaptive farming practices
changing biology of plants due to warming
disaster relief
disruption of ecosystems
changing biology of plants due to warming
Direct, frost, livelihoods
pests
disaster relief
killed by frost
increased production of field crops due to global warming
diverse crop production, invading species
Low soil moisture levels, optimism
Price increase
Reduced feed for livestock
blight
Direct, low moisture levels, farming practice, culling
Direct, low quality, fertilizer
Farming practice, diversification
reduction in crop yields and production
Low yield
increased fire activity
economic losses
disease, pests
Farming Practice, weed control
Indirect, disease, Farming practice, management
crop loss due to flooding
water use effeciency
Direct, drowned livestock, flooded out, government programs, disaster relief
Direct, low yield
Direct, delayed planting, indirect, disease
weather and disease forecast for farmers
flooding of corn and soybeans
human diseases
Direct, low yield
Evacuation, Crop damage, flooded out
Financial, crop insurance, assistance,
Resource management, irrigation, crop damage, crop insurance, selling off
University assistance, practical advice, drought management, pasture management, erosion protection, government policy
soil moisture detection, resource management
Indirect, fungi
mitigation, Kyoto
Farming Practice, pasture management,
Low yield, optimism, farming practice, alternative feed, pasture management
weather and disease forecast for farmers
direct
Direct, killed by frost, low yield
killed by heat, lack of government programs, disaster relief, crisis support, selling off, indirect, grasshoppers, crop insurance, of
          El Nino risks
          killed by frost
climate model
          climate model
          disease, pests
          crop yields
          pests, diseases
          crop sequence calculator
          Government Programs, disaster relief, low-interest loans
          Direct, low yield
          Farming practice, pasture management, grazing management, alternative feed,
          Crop damage, crop insurance, killed by heat
          heat stress for cattle
          Dehydration, Farming Practice, resource management
          Farm practice, drought management, selling off, creep feeding, early weaning, alternative feed
          Farming practice, selling off, alternative feed
          Indirect, pests, grasshoppers, depleted herds, low soil moisture
          crop loses due to climate, weather and disease
          climate research
          adaptation farming practice
          drought management
          Farming practice, selling off, livelihoods
          Optimism
          drought monitoring
          heat stress for cattle, heat kills crops
          government standards, industrial reductions in carbon dioxide
          killed by heat
          Crop damage, heat cankers
          Farming practice, selling off, Lack of government programs
          economic costs
          economic hardships
          government program
          Low moisture levels
          Direct, low yield, killed by frost
          dustbowl conditions
          drought conditions predicted
          government program
          direct, decreased yields
          direct, decreased yields
          reduced crop production
          direct, financial costs
          crop insurance, change in production practices
          economic costs, disaster relief
          Killed by heat, Farming practice, pasture management, range management
          Direct, heat stress
          selling cattle
          disaster relief
          Grasshopper infestation, Loss of crops, High numbers of insurance claims, Government drought-aid package
          Farmers Helping Farmers, assistance
          Farming practice, selling off, government programs, farm income assistance,
          Flooded out, crop damage
          Government programs, disaster relief, crop insurance
Government programs, feed assistance program
Insurance, crop damage
Low moisture levels, low yield, killed by heat, farming practice, alternative feed, selling out
Positive Attitudes, lack of government programs, selling off,
cloud seeding
hay sent to western provinces
Direct, low yield
crop breeding
rise in beef prices
Direct, depleted pastures, long term effects, crop decision making
Farming practice, sprinkler system
Indirect, grasshoppers, government programs
Carbon sequestrian, farming practice, technology, crop breeding
Indirect, pests, potato leafhopper (PLH), white apple leafhopper (WALH)
Hot July, Reduced crop yields, Irrigation costs raise production expenses
Dry season, higher prices
Irrigation, Warmer temperatures, Decreasing rainfall, Irrigation technology
Government programs, feed assistance program
Government programs, herd retention program, aid package, crop insurance, loan program

Low yield, indirect, pests
Low yield, exports, low supply, price increase
Greenhouse gas emissions, Higher temperatures globally
World Conference on Sustainable Development, Kyoto Protocol, Communication
 Computer Climate Model, Regional Rainfall, Temperatures
Drought stressed corn, Chopping for silage, Frequently Asked Questions
Spider mite damage in soybeans, Control and treatment procedures
Assessing drought stress, Delay in silk emergence, Little, no pollen for fertilization
Direct, killed by heat, market effects
Direct, low yield, optimism
Direct, killed by heat, indirect, disease, fungal disease, black dot, low yield
Low cow population
Harvest losses, Farmers invest in other crops, crop insurance
Producers, High hay prices, Cheaper out of Province, Farmers desperate
Government aid, Production, Exports
Direct, low yield, optimism
Farming practice, selling off, drought aid, farmers helping farmers
Government programs, disaster relief, crop insurance, loan program
Optimism, increased prices
Generic
El Nino, Financial - Crop losses, Export revenues
Government aid, Farm subsidy law
Drop in donations, Increase in demand, Loss of jobs in agriculture industry
Low wheat production, Prices up globally, Volunteer hay drive for Western Farms
Farmers helping farmers, farming practice, alternative feed
Hay West drive, Free trucking, railcars, Government assistance, Water supply projects
Good crop, Better planning, Surplus forage, Assist Western farmers with Hay
Decline in cow numbers, selling off, lack of feed
Direct, Killed by heat, low yield, increased prices, farming practice, swathing patterns
Farmers Helping Farmers, assistance
Farming practice, modifying machinery, low yield
Farming Practice, tillage, soil moisture loss
Financial - Grasshoppers, Livelihoods
Wildfires, Inadequate snowpack, Crops withering, Herds sold, Industry and livelihoods
Financial - Crop insurance, Harvest strategies
Toxic Weeds and Ornamentals, Livestock illness and death
Government aid, crop insurance, trade disputes,
Optimism
Direct, low moisture levels, evapotranspiration, soil compaction
Indirect, disease, black rot, farming practice
Direct, low yield, price increases
Heat, Roof gardens, Reduced temperatures
Exacerbated water shortages
Farm subsidies, US Farm Bill, Exodus from farming, Distorted world grain market prices
Potato farmers till under crop, Prevent rain water with chemicals into waterways, Fish kill
Fredericton formula, Federal emergency farm payment program, new system
Livestock heat stress, Health problems, Toxic weed poisoning
Water shortage, lack of rainfall, Vineyards, Wine industry
Sale of cattle herds, Feed shortage, Farming costs rising, returns low
Direct, low yield, alternative solutions, government programs
Direct, Low yield, killed by heat, increased prices, increased demand
Farmers helping farmers, corporate assistance
Farming practice, alternatives, decision making
Financial, Corporate assistance, livelihoods
Government programs, resource management, water projects
Indirect, grasshoppers, Direct, killed by heat, financial assistance, government programs
Kyoto Protocol, Farmer ratification
Lack of government programs, disaster relief,
Cattle prices low, Beef product retail prices same, marked up
Financial - Livelihoods, Economic effects
Farm assistance programs, Crop insurance, More effective safety nets, Crop prices
Hungry Emu invasions on farms, Hungry kangaroos, pelicans, Feed shortage,
Financial - Economic effects, Livelihoods
Financial - Economic effects, Drought relief package, Farm bill
Financial - Reducing herds
Competition for scarce resources, culling kangaroos
Rural food banks, increased demand, reduced donations, Needy farm families
Hay contributions by farmers
Government emergency aid
Financial - Reducing herds, Relief hay
Invasive species, Threat of loss of biodiversity
Financial - Research: Cost on production, Cooling systems
Farming practice, feeding programs, alternative feed, weaning programs
Research on heat and drought tolerant native grasses
Emergency haying and grazing rights, Conservation Reserve Program land
Canadians lack solid grasp of issue, Gap between stated concern and actions
Flood Vs sprinkler irrigation, Higher risk of fusarium infection using sprinkler system
Indirect, pasture poisoning, farming practice
Crop damage, Corn shortage
Drought assistance program, Maintain breeding stock, Rainfall data to target assistance
Animal feed scarcity, Reduced herds
Flood, Damage to standing crop, Hampered harvest
Reduced drought situation
Harvest shortfall, Increased grain prices
Disaster task force, crop damage assessment
Crop damage, frost damage, crop insurance, farming practice, alternative feed
Direct, killed by heat, research, checkoffs,
Direct, killed by heat, widespread effects, livelihoods, rural communities, layoffs, farming practice, alternative feed
Farmers Helping Farmers, assistance, government program, tax deduction
Farming practice, alternative feed, cutting times,
Farming practice, sell off
Farming practice, selling off, black soil zone, Government programs, management program
Financial assistance, corporate donations
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers, crop damage, crop insurance, pesticide use, organic policies, farming practice, buffer zones, tilla
Lack of government programs,
Optimism, direct, crop damage, lodging
Optimism, high yield, Technical, irrigation
Flood, Damage to standing crop, Hampered harvest
Government disaster assistance
Financial - Threat of job losses, Lower revenues
Financial - Harvest shortfall and delayed
Hay West drive, Shipping cost analysis, Pellet hay to reduce shipping costs
Government aid, Flood damage
Choose variety based on yield, test weight, lodging potential, disease resistance
Farming practice, alternative methods,
Food banks, Livelihoods
Financial - Reduced revenue forecasts
Financial - Crop losses, government aid
Prince Edward Island Beef farmers, Influx of beef into marketplace, Effect on prices
Crop loss
Reduced production. Government aid
Farming practice, alternative feed, alternative winter bedding
Farming practice, barrier strips,
Farming Practice, selling off, optimism
Farming Practice, tillage, soil moisture loss
Farming practice - Rangeland Management, Sale of Livestock
Sharp drop in farm cash receipts, Drop in Provincial and Federal program payments
Irrigation, Land use influence on local climate
Livelihoods, Economy, Aid
Water use, Provincial water strategy
Farming practice - No till, Carbon sequestration, GHG Mitigation
Direct, low yield, government programs, disaster relief
Financial - Crop losses, Economic threat
Crop loss, Political expectations
Cover crops, Soil erosion
Financial - Food and Beverage Industry, Rising prices
Financial - Drop in farm cash receipts
Production Forecasts
Rising ocean levels, threat to lives, marine life
European Commission disaster fund,
Good weather conditions, Good yield
Aquifers, Limited water supplies, Water consumption
Floods, Droughts
Greenhouse gas emissions, Johannesburg Earth Summit, US stand, Adverse impacts
Uncertain 2002 production outlook, Steady and increasing production, Record 2002 exports forecast
Wheat shortage, Wheat exports, New suppliers
Disaster relief, aid distribution
Indirect, disease, government programs, exports
beaten down, submerged
Agribusiness Processors - Eroded profit outlooks
Hay shortage, High prices, Poor crop
Crop loss
Financial - Crop insurance, Higher premiums
Financial - Producers, Processors, Exporters
Reduced beef breeding herd
Impact - Agriculture-related businesses
Indirect, nitrate poisoning, farming practice, alternative feed, pasture management
Farming practice, alternative crops,
Farming practice, cattle herds, pasture management
DroughtLab, Plan for and manage drought, Information to individuals, farmers, Govt.
Premature plant death, Dry weather, Collapsed shanks, Loss of green tissue
Typhoon Rusa - Destroyed crops, Homeless
Hastened summer cop maturation, Reduced moisture for winter crop
Irrigation
Hampered harvest, Crop quality
Blurred seasons, Threat to complex plant and animal relationships, Species survival
Russia exports grain to Canada
Financial - Alfalfa dehydration industry losses, government aid
Stunted crop, early harvest, bountiful hay harvest
Silage mixed sawdust and nutitious crops, desperate farmers
Canadian Wheat Board, Market, Tight supplies
Financial - Drought, wet harvest, devastated crops, crop insurance
Farmers quitting farming, Farm bill changes
Conservation Authority, Level 1 drought response, Cut back water consumption
Conservation Authority, Voluntary water use reduction, Level 2 drought response
Delayed harvest, Wet weather, Stunted crops
Inadequate water supplies, Warmer temperatures, Ecosystems impact
Dutch Elm Disease (DED)
Too much rain, Delayed harvest
Early harvest
Renting pastures, Preserving herds
Water Management, Water Policy and use
Direct, low yield, low quality
Direct, low soil moisture, Farming practice, no-till
Direct, low soil moisture, low yield expected
Direct, heat stress, technical, cooling systems
Direct, Low yield, low quality, farming practice, modified harvest schedule
Direct, low yield, increased prices, optimism
Research, livelihoods, resource management
Low production levels
Government aid
Cattle ranches, Preservation of grasslands, Native species
Devastated crops, Reduced exports
Lowered crop yields
Financial, Livelihoods
Gene research, AtCPLs, Gene controls reaction to stressful conditions
Damaged vineyards, Reduced wine forecasts
Damaged vegetable crops, Short supply, Climbing prices, Flooded market
Government emergency aid
Corn stalk rot, Caused by drought stress, fungi, Cause lodged cornfields, Yield loss
Farming Practice, water management
High moisture levels, low quality, optimism, low yield
Beige book, Impact of drought on agriculture and the economy
Limited harvest, high grain prices, low stockpiles
Well drilling for farm and domestic use
Mixed regional production forecasts
Hot summer, Prolonged drought, Wilted crops, Forest fires, Loss in billions of dollars
Decline in grain output, Smaller acreage, Decrease in next 30 years
Harvest early as forage, Weigh potential grain yield and market value as forage or food
Harvest corn at higher moisture level, Weak stalks, Reduce risk of further yield loss
Corn leaf diseases, drought stressed corn, May create stalk quality problems
Destroyed and damaged crop, Good production in some regions
Rain too late, drought affected crop yield
Financial assistance, corporate donations
Perennial forage crops, Risk of winter damage, Loss of snow cover, Increase exposure
Water use, Management, Conservation
Direct, low prices, mildew, low quality
Rain, drought, depressed milk prices, higher feed cost
Government drought aid, Ranchers, Need for full aid package, USDA accounts
Federal emergency aid package
Canadian gardeners, Information, Plant hardiness map, Plant survival data
Poor crops, government disaster assistance
Herbicide residues
SALSA, Effects of (semi-arid) ecosystem changes on aquifers or other water sources
Indirect, diseases, farming practice, crop selection
Direct, low yield, low quality, increased prices
Government Programs, Disaster Relief
Rising prices of farm inputs
Water rights, allotment, use, Environmental damage to Salton Sea
Chemically contaminated feed, Beef export values dropped, Stock slaughter
Drought aid, aid distribution
Farming practice, disaster planning, disaster readiness
High moisture levels, low yield, good quality, optimism, direct, flooded out
Seed corn yield, below normal, Drought
Drought corridor, Malnutrition, Hunger, Crop failures, Food shortage
Killed by heat, beef prices, business management strategies
Damaged crop quality, Shortage, Increased prices
Dry beans, good crop
Fewer apples, Increased prices
Wheat variety test plots
El Nino, Unpredictable shifts in precipitation
Government livestock compensation program
Research drought tolerant genes, Monsanto, University of Agricultural Sciences
Wheat, Tolerance, Pests, Saturated soils
Government Programs, lack of policies and legislation,
Texas, Rio Grande, 1944 U.S.-Mexico Water Treaty, Compliance
El Nino, Livelihoods, Unpredictable weather conditions
Planting decisions, Reduced, No-till farming, Water levels and availability
Drought, Irrigation, Uniform water application
Potential for wind and soil erosion, Cover crop options
Disaster aid, US Farmers, Congress
Lowered crop yields
Fresh water supplies, Planning and Management, Water and Land use policy
El Nino, Unpredictable shifts in local weather, Different impact each year
Increased CO2 levels, Crop growth and reproduction, Crop nutritional values
Crop contamination, farming practice, aeration, indirect, pests, grasshoppers
Ear Drop, European Corn Borers (ECB) in shank or stalk, Drought stress on shank
Farming practice, crop selection, site selection, indirect, disease
Government Programs, Disaster Relief
Direct, low yield, low quality
Rainfall probabilities, SOI, El Nino
Milder winter - Southern Canada, Drier conditions - Prairies
Lowered crop yields, Farmer losses
Increased CO2 levels, seeds in crops, Less nitrogen, Lower nutritional value
Recurring flooding, Enhanced El Nino, La Nina cycles, Weather pattern outlook
Possible impact - Mild winter, Increase in pests and diseases, Livelihoods
Effective rangeland drought management, Experiments on forage growth
Direct, low yield, low moisture levels, farming practice, selling off, government programs, safety net programs, crop insurance
Government programs, disaster relief, assistance package
Economic losses doubling, Social costs, Reduction in emissions, Wait and See attitudes
Threat to farmers, livelihoods
Drought, Kyoto Protocol, Greenhouse gas emissions
Supply Management, Buffer from drought impact
Less yields, higher prices, competition from Brazil, Rule change for small growers
Technical, irrigation
Technical, irrigation, Controlled drainage/subirrigation
Direct, low yield
Farming practice, alternative feed
Increased need for fertilizer, Corporate assistance, discounts for soil testing
Optimism, Technical, irrigation, crop breeding
Retreat of Mt. Kilimanjaro ice cap, historic evidence of droughts
Higher feed prices, Reducing herds
Corporate assistance, livelihoods
Lower harvest yields
Discolored green soybeans, reduced prices, Crop insurance, Farmer compensation
Mild winter, reduced snow and moisture, Greenhouse gases
Prairie grains breeding programs, Hardy crops
World cereal stocks reducing, Food emergencies, Food assistance, Starvation
Ice cores, Holocene climate and environmental variability, historic evidence
Farm equipment suppliers, reduced sales, increased sales baling equipment
Scattered rain pattern, mixed yield results
Crop nutrient availability and absorption conditions, Soil testing
Lost crop in soil, Nutrient application in 2003
Farming practice, drought management strategies, range management, research, irrigation
Farming practice, culling, business management strategies
Drysdale, New wheat variety, Increase grain yields, even in drought, Utilise soil moisture
Good weather conditions, Good quality crop and yield
Predict longer, severe, more often droughts, Federal report on climate change
Severe drought, Erode national eonomic growth, Exports rationing
Predict longer, severe, more often droughts, Federal report on climate change
Damaged and lost crop, Federal emergency assistance, Fruit crop losses
Damaged crops, Reduced and undersized yields
Direct, low quality, marketing
Effectiveness of Herbicides, Farming Practice, Herbicide Application
High yield
Kyoto Protocol, Cost to farmers, Regulation, Competition,
Planning for dryland farming ecosystems, Indigenous Bedouin Knowledge, GIS,
Smaller, fewer pumpkins, reduced prices
Drought, Insects, Weeds, Varied weather conditions, Positive and negative impacts
Historic evidence, Tree-ring data, Lake sediment records, Ecological damage
Federal assistance, Varied yields, Price impact
Crop damage, Farm practice, feeding rograms, pasture management
Greenhouse gas emissions, Crop handling techniques, Pature and tillage methods
Farming practice, diversification, Research, Policy
Technical, crop breeding
Winter grain reduced, Reduced economic forecast
Biotechnology, Gene technology
Cattle exporters, Shipping cattle to feed, Live cattle trade, Agistment system
Severe drought, Erode national eonomic growth, Exports rationing, Crop Forecasts cut
Higher food prices, Economic growth suffer, Inflation
Delayed harvest, Wet weather and crops, Spring harvest
Federal climate change report, Farmers capable to adapt
Financial, funding, strategic alternatives
Winter wheat program, Ducks Unlimited, Loans
Genetic engineering crops for harsher conditions, Drought, cold, salinity
Higher CO2 levels, Seed sterility threat to cereal grains, legumes, Genetic engineering
Clean Water Committee, Protection of surface and groundwater, Nutrient Management
Hay West Assistance, Donations from Central, Eastern Canadian farmers, Volunteers
University of Guelph, Cuts in corn and cereal research programs, Farmers disappointed
Prairie Drought Project, Climate flips, Regime shifts, Lake bottom cores
Higher yields, Muddy fields, High crop moisture
Direct, low yield, low quality, low seed supply, increased prices
Direct, livelihood, low yield
Soil and moisture conservation, Tillage, Direct seeding, Winter wheat options
Price hikes on grain and seed products, Bread and baked goods, Fuel, Electricity
Vegetable, fruit, grain farmers, Government disaster assistance, Senate
Hay West, Say Hay Music benefit concerts, Farm Assistance Program launched
Kyoto Protocol, Government policy, Rise in farming costs, Trade competition
Cotton production down, Water shortage, Use of irrigation, Shrink in world cotton market
Winter onset, Harvest in Spring, Yield and quality loss
Worst drought in century, Devastated crops, Government to accelerate aid to farmers
El Nino, Wet summer, warm, dry winter
Delayed dry bean harvest, High crop moisture content
Food crisis, Starvation, Malnutrition, Cyclical droughts, Food aid appeal
Increase in maple syrup production, Decrease in honey production
Worldwide wheat shortage, Drought effects, Record high prices for wheat, other grains
Shattering, Farming practice, harvesting, combining in snow
Pearl millet, Drought resistant, Suppresses nematodes, Use by Ontario farmers
Fusarium-tolerant pastry wheat, Wonder, Mycotoxins, Fusarium head blight
New drip irrigation equipment developed, Installs, retrieves drip tapes, Precise irrigation
Heavy rainfall, Muddy fields, Delayed harvest, Low lint color and quality, Low prices
Extreme weather, Water scarcity, Electricity, Pollution, Livelihoods, Kyoto Protocol
Climate forecast report, Hydropower, Ecosystem, Water reservoirs, Livelihoods
Government Climate Change Plan, Greenhouse gas reduction target, Kyoto Protocol
Plant enzyme Rubisco activase, Inhibited by high temperatures, high CO2, Research
Disaster aid overstates economic performance of Agricultural sector
Melting glaciers, Shrinking reservoir, scarcity of drinking water, El Nino
New rice strain, More resistant to drought, cold and salt water, Trehalose, Research
Management,
Severe food crisis, World Food Program seeks donations, Harvest estimates cut
Indirect, disease, yield loss
Direct, low yield, government programs, disaster relieft
Direct, killed by heat, killed by frost
Research, Symbiosis between fungi and plants, Plant thermotolerance, adaptation
Reduced fresh water supplies, Declining fish stocks, Sharks follow fish inland
Study of snow accumulation, Temperatures risen, Warmer winters, Weather patterns
Very cold temperatures, Livestock stress, Weather conditions for regions
Liberal task force report on agriculture, Recommendations, Farm safety nets
New rice strain, More resistant to drought, cold and salt water, Trehalose, Research
Drop in farmer cash receipts, Statistics Canada report
Commercial bakeries, Poor wheat harvest, Higher flour prices
Government programs, disaster relief,
New drought funding initiatives, Exceptional Circumstances, Help cope with drought
Conservation Reserve land, Farmers request extension to graze and harvest hay
Increasingly warmer temperatures, Glacier records, Need more precipitation
Farming Practice, Reduced tillage
Moisture levels
Low soil moisture levels, Risk of dought in 2003, El Nino
Crop damage, poor quality
Crops Damage, low quality, farming practice, modifying machinery, J125
Farming Practice, combining techniques in the snow
Technical, cloud seeding
Low corn, soybean harvests, Higher prices for chicken feed, Import feed from Midwest
Women, Nude rain dance, Ouyen, Northwestern Victoria
Farm safety net programs, Federal agricultural aid policy, Risk management
Killed by heat, low yield, flooded out
Test results, Effects of elevated CO2 on plant growth, Multi-factor experiment
Drought, insects, frost, Effects on crop production, Lowest yields in decades
Mixed crop production nationwide, Higher bakery product prices, Import of animal feed
New study, Increased CO2, Mixed effects on plant growth, Depends on other elements
Multifactor simulation tests, Ecosystem responses to global climate change
Increased cost of grain, Higher food prices, Import of feed grain
New study, Increased CO2, Mixed effects on plant growth, depends on other elements
Loss of Christmas tree seedlings to Drought
Crop growth models, Harvest readiness, Computer prediction
Direct, increased yield, optimism
Direct, crop yields, quality, indirect, pests
Study, Climate variability, Impact on ecosystems, Carbon cycles, Productivity, Diversity
Study, Extreme and variable weather conditions, Effects on Prairie grasslands
Effects of drought on farm family, whole community, Cattle sold, Shipping in hay
Direct, good yields, good quality
Farming Practice, crop rotation
Direct, increased yield, reduced yield, research
Farmers lose and abandon crops, cash incomes fall, sell stock, debts
U.S. GM maize for starving livestock, Anti-GM activitists, Fears of GM food safety
Lack of government programs, disaster relief, financial, crop insurance
Pulses, Nitrous oxide emissions, GHG, Effects refuted in research trials
GHG emissions, El Nino effect, Drought, Highest temperatures, Possible hotter 2003
Subsistence mode, Change in farm operations, Crop insurance, Plant less acreage
Water management, Increased per capita water use, Possibility of century-long drought
Direct, flooded out
Indirect, beef production cycles
Normal groundwater levels restored, Increased precipitation, Drought designations lifted
Adverse seasonal weather, Year-long drought, Little snow and less soil moisture
Wacky 2003 predicted, Unusually warm, stormy weather, El Nino, Active hurricane season
Farmers seek financial aid, Dismal crop year, Little snow to recharge soil, Kyoto
Direct, low moisture levels
Western drought-affected farmers, Anger at federal aid, Agricultural Policy Framework
Crop breeding, modifying a system
Technical, soil moisture, management tool, crop insurance
Farming practice, fertilizer,
Optimism
Technical, software, weather prediction, farming practice, tillage
Disease, Pests
Increased exports
Research teams find impact of global warming on hundreds of plant and animal species, Changes in range and behavior tracke
Scientific studies, Global warming could lead to extinction of many species in coming decades
Increased exports

Low moisture




Decrease in donations to foreign aid, increased prices, starvation
Farming practice, crop selection, technical, crop breeding
Studies track impact of higher temperatures on plant, animal species

Cattle vaccine trial delayed by drought , E. coli, research,

Direct, low moisture levels
Pests

Low water levels, irrigation, low moisture levels
Killed by frost, disaster relief, unpredictable weather, starvation, global warming, food security, decreased yields
Import Grain, decreased yield
Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation, Claims taking toll on company, pests, insurance, increased premiums
Pests, low moisture levels, policy, food safety, increased prices


Optimism, forecasts, ocean temperature differentials

Research, funding,
Unpredictable weather
Forecasts, El Nino, low moisture levels, erosion,
            Decreased production, disease, high moisture levels, increased prices, decreased revenue, El Nino,

            Decreased exports, free trade, decreased production
            Promotion of large-scale black currant production, Rust infection with cool, wet weather, Research to help growers choose suita

            Damaged apple crop, Impact of frost and drought, lower prices, globalization, business change,

             Farming practice, diversification
             Farming practice, pasture management, grazing management
             Indirect, price increases, low yield
             Decreased production, decrease in exports,
mentation Of The Kyoto Protocol
             Direct, low yield, good quality, government assistance
             Direct, low moisture
             Pollution, water evaporation, increase ghg, human induced

            Financial, trust fund, assistance, stress, mental health
            Kyoto, policy, ghg emissions,
            Lack of government programs, disaster insurance
            Low water levels, irrigation, low moisture levels, resource management
            Low soil moisture, low yield
            Low yield, selling out, low moisture levels,

            Disaster Relief,



            Alternative sources of income, increased outmigration, decreased yields, starvation, disaster relief,
            Low water levels, transportation issues,

            Management Practices, environmental regulations

            Oxidative stress, crop breeding,
            Human impacts, research discrepancies, carbon sinks, management practices,
            Indirect, pests, grasshoppers,
            Technical, crop breeding, research
            Disaster Relief,
            Increased prices,


            Low water levels, irrigation, alternative crops
            Irrigation, Government programs
            Livelihoods, low water levels, pests, resource management, wildfires,
            Skeptic, research
            Government programs, disaster relief
            Disaster Relief,
            W4909 and W4910; crop breeding, salt tolerant
            Livelihoods, receivership, alternative sources of income, Hutterites,
            Irrigation, alternative crops, resouce management, disaster relief, low yields,
            Irrigation, low water levels, water resource management
            Crop breeding, famine
            Livelihoods, receivership, alternative sources of income, Hutterites,
            Ocean temperatures, low water levels, ghg emissions,
            El Nino predictions, discrepencies, business mangement practices,
            Ocean temperatures, low water levels, ghg emissions,
            Ocean temperatures, low water levels, ghg emissions,
            Indirect, forest fires, killed by heat
            Pests, Optimism



            El Nino predictions, disaster relief,
            Indirect, pests, leafhoppers, research, pesticides, crop breeding

e Gas Emissions
            government programs, disaster relief, lobbying, crop insurance programs
            Bitou bush, Weed biocontrol, Tortrix moth, pests
            Nursery and landscaping industries, Job losses, Water restrictions
            Selling out, alternative income, livelihoods,
            Increased slaughter


            Low moisture levels, moisture stress
            Micro irrigation, overhead irrigation, trickle irrigation, water resources, wetting pattern,
            Reducing cattle herds, management decisions

            Low water levels, drilling wells, water quality

            Research report, Climate trends significantly affect corn and soybean yields
            Direct, low moisture levels, low yields, proper stocking rates, Farming practice, extending feeding periods, selling early, selling o
            Direct, widespread impacts, livelihoods, revenue insurance program
            Low water levels, killed by heat, disaster relief, government programs, La Nina



            Depression, increased financial stress, farm crisis hot line, financial assistance, mental health counseling, low commodity price
            Rural communitites, livelihoods, public hearings
            New method for forecasting monsoon-season weather in Bangladesh, water management, crop production, green revolution, in
            Alternative crops, low yield, irrigation, tilling, low soil moisture, increased sorghum prices, increased demand,


            Direct, winter damage
            Direct, low moisture levels
            Technical, preserving animal genetics, cloning
            Low yield, exports, livelihoods
            Low yield, exports, livelihoods
            Low water levels, irrigation, surface water users, water resource management, augmentation


            Disaster Relief, decreased revenue, livelihoods, crop insurance, exports
            Increasing feed prices, decreasing cattle herds, imported feed, water shortage
            Technical, irrigation,

            Government programs, farm income programs, policy, research, ghg, organic farming
            Low water levels, emergency water supplies, water development program, pasture pipeline programs, co-op pipelines, alternati
 Ghg Mitigation
mate Change
mate Change
            Alternative water resources, better farming practices, water management
            Farming Practice, selling off, decrease in imports
            Financial, Corporate assistance
            Optimism, low yields
            Research, new crop varieties, new irrigation practices, safety net programs, increased insurance rates




            Decreased incomes, effects on primary agriculture sector, increased crop revenues, decreased government support
            New guide on soil nutrients "Fertiliser after the Drought", Helps farmers tailor fertiliser requirements to post-drought conditions


            effects of natural disasters, emergency preparedness, declining water quality, livelihoods
            Optimism
            Process to establish a Semi-Arid Tropics Virtual University (SAT-VU), ICT to provide drought info, support to farmers in India

            Dry conditions


            Farming practice, alternative breeds
            Increased prices, optimism
            Crop insurance, timely weather forecasting, pests, effects on tourism,
            Crop breeding, decreased yield, alternative crops
            Direct, livelihoods, decreased markets, declining net income
            Livelihoods, communities, pests, forest fires, research, operational changes, technology, irrigation, tilling procedures, crop bree
            Crop breeding, trangenic approach, increased yields, improved resilience
            Low soil moisture, decreased exports, food shortages, decreased milk supply
            Farming practice, herd size decisions, lower supply
            Optimism, reduced risk, farming practice, reduce tillage, alternative crops

            Crop insurance, timely weather forecasting, pests, effects on tourism, livelihoods
            Low supplies, increased prices
            Optimism
            Crop insurance, timely weather forecasting, pests, effects on tourism, livelihoods

            Low water levels, disease
            Soil moisture, crop water use

            Low moisture, optimism


            Optimism, fundraising, low yields, farming practice, alternative feed, Financial, aid money distribution
             Reducing cattle herds, disaster relief
             Value of water, water conservation, waste water services
             ghg, water resource management, alternative energy sources
             Food Aid, Starvation,

             Low moisture, optimism, uncertainty, erosion, low yields, pests,


             Wastewater, irrigation, crop breeding, alternative forms of resource management, supplemental irrigation, deficit irrigation,


             Lower price, low yield, late seeding

             Decreased grain volume, optimism

             Killed by heat, low moisture, high moisture, crop rot

            Alternative crops, drought management, tillage, optimism, crop breeding
            Killed by heat, increased prices, alternative crops
            predictions, fluctuating prices
ent And Energy
            Weed management, herbicides, soil moisture
            Direct, low yield, optimism
            Farming practice, selling off, alternative feed
            Optimism, pests, selling out, low soil moisture, crop disease, grasshoppers
            2003 growing season, Weed management, Herbicide applications


             Crop breeding, adapted to local conditions, innovation
             Direct, low yield, decrease in quality, farming practice
             Direct, adaptation
             Direct, Optimism, low moisture levels
             Assistance, livelihoods, proactive, disaster conditions, surplus stocks
             Drought monitoring, assistance resources, alternative feed, disaster assistance,
             Farming practice, feed alternatives,
             Crop breeding, Arabidopsis CBF, cold tolerance
             Shortage of hay, increased prices, crop insurance, policies
             Disaster relief, government programs, alternative crops
             Farming practice, herd size decisions
             Global climate change monitoring model, expanded growing season, pests, research
             Optimism
             Optimism
             Research, ghg emissions, management practices, awareness, carbon sequestrian, lack of understanding,
             Cattle Slaughter, reducing herds, declining quality
             Farming practice, crop selection
             Research, strobs
             Indirect, pests
             Technical, crop breeding, farming practice, crop selection
             High yield
Low water levels, low soil moisture, feed shortages, runoff conditions
Farming practice, diversification, off-farm income, optimism
Financial, crop insurance,
Price fluctuations
Crop breeding, abiotic stress, water tolerance and salinity
Optimism, increased yields, alternative crops, crop insurance
Indirect, rising feed costs

Pests
Sporatic rain, low moisture levels
Planting delays, high soil moisture levels
Changing tilling procedures, soil moisture, irrigation, weed control, fertilizer management
Weed management, herbicide use
Irrigation, education, awareness, resource management, water levels, livelihood
Seed preparation, companion crops, irrigation
Relief, government aid, disaster relief
Low moisture levels, low yields,
Low moisture levels, low yields
Direct, low yield, low quality
Direct, livelihoods, decreased markets, declining net income, optimism, government programs, disaster assistance, financial, c
Optimism, better yields
Decreased yield, alternative varieties, low margins
Evaluating Damage, excess moisture, denitrification, disease
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers, Farming practice, crop selection, delayed seeding, tillage, alternative feed
Direct, low yields, farming practice, alternative uses for crops
Farming practice, packing, decrease in cultivation
Favourable soil conditions
Disease, applying nitrogen, seed placed phospherus, fertilizer burn
Decreased stock
Optimism
Evaluating Damage, management practices
Planting delays, high soil moisture levels, no-till
Farming practice, alternative feed, feed rationing
Decreased yield, crop breeding, food security
High soil moisture levels, killed by heat, crop insurance, wildlife damage
Alternative food sources, decreased yields, lack of nutrients
Decreased yields forecasted, forecasting models, food security, livelihoods, crop breeding
Direct, low stocks, increased imports
Livelihoods, government programs, urgent measures
Soil applied herbicides, diffusion, disease
Killed by storm, livelihood
Forecasting model, weather simlulator, decreased yields expected
Heat Unit Accumulation, management practices, planting depth
Crop breeding, increased yields, heat unit zones, farm operations
Soil moisture, crop heat units
Disease, delay in planting
Optimism, monsoon rain, decline in economic growth
Decreased production, food security, model estimates
Nitrogen loss, high soil moisture, disease
Pest, cutworm, disease, alternative varieties
Planting delays, irrigation, selling water rights, drought cycles, water management
Conservation tillage, water management, research, quality control
Weed management, herbicides, soil moisture
Crop breeding, WAX2, water loss prevention,
Farming practice, chemical program, herbicide rotation
Increasing prices, exports, optimism,
Optimism,
High soil moisture, disease
Conflicting prediction models,
Ghg, model estimates, holistic climate model
High moisture levels
Water, water treatment, environmental concerns, population migration, conservation
Farmers Benefit
Altered water usage, hot, dry temperatures, drought response plan
Optimism, farming practice, herbicide application
Direct, winterkill, depleted reserves
Direct, lack of water, low moisture levels
Direct, livelihoods, decreased markets, declining net income, optimism, government programs, disaster assistance, financial, c
Cool spring temperatures, effects on crop planting
Indirect, pests, grasshopper,
Crop breeding, cool temperatures
Crop stress
Indirect, delayed planting schedules, optimism
Direct, delayed growth, delayed planting
Indirect, disease, fusarium
Indirect, pests
Poor Planting conditions, high soil moisture
Killed by heat, risk of wildfires, flooded out
Killed by heat, flooded out, government programs- disaster relief
Disease, Virus, Cool spring temperatures
Killed by heat, grain company losses
Direct, low yield, low quality
Crickets
Wine industry, vineyard damage
Drought assistance, El Nino
Average Crop, Optimism
Increased production, Optimism
Increased CO2, increased nitrogen deposition, diversity effects
Technical, crop breeding
Direct, potential yeild loss
Indirect, disease, phomopsis
Farming practice, fertilizer application, in-season application
Livelihoods, impact on community
Hot temperatures, lack of rain
Mad cow, improved moisture conditions, killed by heat
Conflicting crop reports, mad cow, pests
Improved moisture conditions, killed by heat
Higher produce prices, modified farm practice, lack of nitrogen, pests
Global warming causes, report accuracy
Grasshoppers, government program - subsidy,
Global warming causes, report accuracy
financial - business change,
Grasshoppers, pests, government subsidies
Research, crop breeding
Killed by heat, public funds, drought relief
Lower quality crops, high soil moisture
Flexible government programs, carbon dioxide, awareness
Assistance - animal fodder
Reduced production - modified agricultural practices
El Nino, flooded out, killed by heat
Killed by heat, lower output
Acclimation, high temperatures
Killed by heat - lack of moisture - wet spring
Exports,
Killed by heat - pests
Lower crop yields - technical
Direct, low moisture, low yield, increased imports
Direct, low moisture, indirect, pests, grasshoppers
farming practice, weed management - hail damage
Lower crop yields - technical - crop breeding
water management
Insurance, crop damage
low crop yields
Government programs - financial assistance
Killed by heat - government programs - financial assistance
Pests - grasshoppers - government programs - disaster relief - subsidies
Pests, low crop yields, increased prices
Global climate changes, ghg, government programs, technical, disaster management
Global climate changes
Income relief, financial assistance
Late starts, pests, low moisture
Mad cow, water shortages, financial strain, federal price support program
Tools to determine impacts
Direct, low yield, low quality, low moisture levels
crop prediction, ghg,
Killed by heat, mad cow, grasshoppers, low moisture levels
Crop breeding
Killed by heat, Mad cow
Disease
Grasshoppers, pests
Livelihoods, impact on community, forest fires, decreased production,
Grasshoppers, pests, government subsidies
Modifying shipping practise
Government programs, disaster relief, direct, low yields
Low yield, killed by heat, good quality
Killed by heat, government programs
Changing yield potential, optimism
research discrepancies
Killed by heat, optimism, Technical, crop breeding
Technical, crop breeding, irrigation
Pests, Mad Cow, Financial Strain, Decreased crop forecasts, Killed by heat
Pests, Forest Fires, Killed by heat
Killed by heat, low yield
Price increase, direct, killed by heat
Low moisture levels, killed by heat
Direct, low yield, low quality, low moisture levels
Direct, low yield, low quality, low moisture levels
Killed by heat, animal welfare
Ecosystem impacts, decreasing food supply
Low moisture levels, low yields
Government programs - advanced payments, decreased yields,
Optimism
low yields predicted
Damaged Crops, Livelihoods
low yields predicted, increased imports
Proper storage of pesticides
low moisture levels, hauling water, low yields
Indirect, Crop disease
Moisture stress, impacts on weed controls, modifying herbicide activity
Farming practice - no till
Drought stressed crops
Low yield, good quality
Mad cow, pests, low moisture levels
Government programs, disaster relief, killed by heat, increased prices
Damaged Crops, Livelihoods
Production modification, promoting local produce
Increased prices,low production predicted
Direct, crop damage, low yield, low quality
Indirect, disease
Low yields, productivity shifts
Low yields, price increases, global warming
Crop damage, insurance
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers, moths, caterpillar,
Low yield, government programs
Government programs, disaster relief, increased prices, killed by heat
Direct, Killed by heat, farming practice, pasture management
Direct, low yield, high yield
Direct, hail damage, wind damage, optimism, high moisture levels
Government programs - resource management
Farming practice - alternate uses for alfalfa
Average yield
Killed by heat, increased prices, increased imports
Low yields, low moisture levels
Pests - grasshoppers, drought insurance
Direct, hail damage, financial, crop insurance
Farming practice, crop selection, increased yields, optimism
Technical, Forecast Models, crop breeding, Indirect, disease, fusarium
Direct, Yield projections, optimism
Killed by heat, low yield, crop breeding, free trade
Resource management, delays
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers, government programs, tax relief, low crop yields,
Jet Stream, unpredictable weather
Modifying machine, preventing losses, low yield, modifying drying system
Timely harvest, government resources
Killed by heat, alternative uses for crops, low yield, disaster relief, optimism, restrictions of water usage, livelihoods
Crop breeding
Low moisutre, farm practice, pasture management, indirect, grasshoppers, off farm income, selling off,
Low yields
Technical, wind machines, direct, winter damage
Financial, Resource Management, government programs
Pests, disaster relief, low yield, low quality
Low yields, killed by heat, livelihoods, alternative sources of income
Government programs, disaster relief, crop insurance, loans, financial,
Lower crop production estimates, killed by heat, increased prices
Disease, vaccines
Mold, Modifying Storage Practise
Crop breeding, fungi
Drought stress, alternative uses
Indirect, disease
Increased prices, mad cow, optimism
Low yields, increased prices, killed by heat, water shortages,
Government programs, financial assistance,
Low moisture levels, low yield, good quality
Low moisture levels, low yield, killed by heat, off farm income
Direct, killed by heat
Management modification, vortex
Alternative sources of income, alternative feed sources, alternative crops
Optimism, high yield, technical, irrigation,
Low yields, crop breeding
Decreased crop production, alternative energy sources, pests, diseases
Research discrepancies, alternative energy sources
Increased winter precipitation
Decreased quality, pests, modified storage practise
Low yield, decreased quality
Low yield, decreased quality,
Indirect, Pests, Farming Practices, Modified Management Practises
Disease, modifying management practises
Direct, wind damage, corn lodging
Low yield, decreased quality,
Killed by frost, yield reduction
Insurance, crop damage
Crop breeding
Projected Losses, low yield, research discrepancies
Farming Practice, selling off
Research, drought stress
Drought stress, research
Modifying practices, ghg mitigation
Low moisture levels,
Farming practice, selling off, alternative market
Direct, killed by heat, crop damage
Land Use
Optimism, increased yield
Research,
Direct, killed by heat, crop damage
Government Programs, crop insurance
Water management, early blooming
Gene Modification
Crop insurance,
water management
Disaster relief, food security
Optimism, increased yield
Low moisture levels, dry conditions
Low moisture levels, dry conditions
Biodisel fuel, alternative uses for canola oil
Farming practice, diversification, indirect, eaten by pests, grasshoppers
Low soil moisture levels, alternative crops, drought tolerant crops, fertilzer decisions
Optimism
Technical, crop breeding
Increased insurance premiums, killed by heat
Technical, crop breeding
Weather futures markets, predictions, alternate source of income, energy companies
Killed by heat, irrigation, disaster relief, increased prices,
Modifying a system, policy, carbon sequestrian, using new tillage, alternative uses
Resource management, diversification, agroforestry, reducing climate impacts
Direct, low yield
Direct, killed by freeze
Direct, migration from heat
Direct, migration from heat
Direct, migration from heat
Technical, crop breeding
Direct, low yield, low soil moisture level
Direct, migration from heat
Diversification, dry conditions
Definitions of drought, low soil moisture, irrigation, reservoirs
Optimism, high soil moisture levels
Reducing energy use, preventative actions
Farming practice, drought management strategies, crop selection, low soil moisture levels
Technical, crop breeding
Indirect, disease, farming practice, machinery cleaning procedures
Industry decline, Corporate assistance
High soil moisture, indirect, disease, phythium, crop breeding
Direct, killed by heat, Financial, lower markets
Direct, killed by heat, government programs, disaster relief, malnutrition
Farming practice, pasture management
Direct, winter kill, technology, wind machines
Farming practice, delays in feed transport
Optimism, farming practice, new tillage
Direct, killed by heat, government programs, disaster relief, malnutrition
Awareness, Need for Adaptation
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers, diversification, pesticides
Low yield
Crop insurance
Indirect, crop disease, research
Technical, soil moisture prediction methods, models
Technical, crop breeding
Technical, crop breeding
Irrigation, diversification, technical, crop breeding
Diversification, dry conditions, irrigation
Great Depression, climate model
Indirect, forest fires, killed by heat, pests
Great Depression, climate model
Research, community based approaches
Technical, crop breeding
irrigation, soil sodicity, electromagnetic techniques


Damaged crops, Farming practice, pasture management, grazing management, crop selection
Direct, high moisture levels, winterkill,
Outmigration, low soil moisture
Prediction Model
Technical, water desalination plant
Technical, crop breeding
Diversification, Prediction models
Government programs, policy, preparedness
Low moisture levels, crop breeding, diversification, increased prices, pests, grasshoppers
Crop breeding
Crop breeding
Low moisture levels, crop damage, farming practise, new tillage, increased market prices
Farming practice, diversification, alternative crops,
Low moisture levels
Technical, crop breeding
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers, pesticides, government programs,
Farming practice, no-till
Farm practice, planting decisions
Low soil moisture, fire season
Farming practice, crop selection, herd reduction, low yield
Direct, building destruction
Diversification
Farming practice, no till
Low yields, low soil moisture
Optimism, Indirect, grasshoppers, farming practice, alternative feed
Optimism, ahead of schedule
Low moisture levels, pests, beetles, wildfires
Technology, insurance, photo images, crop damage
Diversification, low market prices
Low soil moisture, dry conditions
Low soil moisture
Diversification, alternative crops, awareness, government policies,
Herbicides
Government programs, drought emergency, Direct, pests, grasshoppers
Low moisture, farming practice, tillage
Farming Practice, waffle plan, storing snowmelt
Low moisture levels,
Low soil moisture, water preservation
Direct, lack of moisture, low water levels, policy, disaster relief, resource management
Farming practice, crop placement, low yield
Direct, winterkill, low yield, crop selection
Government programs, disaster relief
Low moisture levels, farm management, alternative crops, technical, crop breeding
Direct, forest fires
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers
Farming practice, diversification, alternative crops, Technical, irrigation, low soil moisture levels
Water Security, livelihoods, irrigation, Technical, crop breeding, global research program
Low soil moisture levels, forest fires
Low soil moisture levels, forest fires
Government programs, Financial, crop insurance, disaster designation, indirect, pests, grasshoppers, research
Farming Practice, delays in seeding, rotting
Farming practice, selling off herds, water restrictions, government programs, disaster relief
Technical, Prediction Efforts
Farming Practice, pasture management
Farming practice, drought management plan, alternative crops
Technical, Irrigation, crop breeding
Technical, irrigation, increased yields
Technical, genomic technologies, research
Direct, low yield
Farming practice, diversification, alternative crops,
Indirect, pests, grasshoppers
Direct, winterkill, Farming practice, alternative crops
Direct, early crop, lack of workers
Direct, yield loss, low quality, Farming Practice, wind machines
Direct, killed by heat, government programs, financial assistance
Direct, low yield
Farming Practice, pasture management, government programs, financial assistance
Technical, Water Security , irrigation, reservoirs
Farming practice, diversification, alternative crops, Technical, water-saving devices, water cutbacks, low yields, selling out
Soil moisture levels
Livelihoods
Indirect, delayed planting schedules, adaptation, crop selection, indirect, disease, fusarium
Indirect, delayed planting schedules, Farming practice, crop selection, variety selection
Farm practice, herbicide selection, weed control
Indirect, delayed planting schedules,
Low moisture levels, farm practice, rotational grazing, pasture management, overgrazing, winterkill
Direct, delays in seeding, high moisture levels, rotted seeds, crop insurance
Direct, low prices, low yield
Low yield, low moisture levels
Increased prices,
Optimism, Technical, irrigation, resource management, farming practice, planting decisions
Direct, decreased water supply, low moisture levels
Rising ocean levels, land retention
Direct, low moisture levels, Technical, forecasting, models
Direct, stunted growth
Technical, crop breeding, high moisture levels
Carbon sequestrian, farming practice, fertilizer application
Direct, low yield, Optimism,
Destroyed by hail and wind,
Optimism
Optimism, Farming practice, seeding methods,
Optimism, slow crop development
Farming practice, crop selection, resource management, diaster relief
Optimism,
Irrigation, high moisture levels
Soil moisture levels, optimism
Optimism, decreased risk of pests
Resource management, farming practice, conservation tillage, crop selection,
Optimism
Destroyed by heat, destroyed by hail
            Delayed schedules, low soil moisture
            Delayed schedules, low soil moisture
            Government programs, disaster relief
            Government programs, disaster relief
            Decreased revenue, livelihoods
            Low moisture levels
            Poisonous pasture
            Delayed schedules, crop selection
            Direct, flooded out,
            Direct, delayed development, pests, flooded out
            Direct, damaged by drought, alternative markets
            Indirect, pests, optimism, farming practice, insecticide application
            Decreased water resources, Farming practice, broad acre cropping
            Indirect, pests, locusts, technical, new spraying equipment, response team,
            Low moisture levels
            Technical, crop breeding
            Mixed results, indirect, disease, low quality, decreased quality
            Direct, Optimism, damaged by hail
            Indirect, disease, farm practice, fungicide application
            Direct, low yeild, decreased quality
            Low moisture levels, optimism
            Delayed schedules, soil compaction, root rot,
            Direct
            Delayed schedules,
            Direct, low quality, high soil moisture,
            Indirects, pests, moths, adaptation
            Direct, delayed crop schedules, indirect, disease, fusarium
            Direct, quality and yield risks
            Risk
            Optimism
            Indirect, pests, locusts
            Direct, low quality, low yield, frost damage
            Direct, low quality, low yield, frost damage
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            Direct, low yield
            Indirect, delayed schedules, optimism
            Direct, damaged by frost, increased prices
            Direct, low quality, alternative uses for crops, diversification, government programs, policies
            Selling farmland, low yield, low quality,
            Farming Practice, windbreaks, Direct, delayed maturation
            Financial, crop insurance, farming practice, crop selection
            Direct, killed by frost, low yield, crop damage
            Optimism, direct, low quality, indirect, disease
            Kyoto
            Direct, Crop damage, low quality, delay, financial, crop insurance
            Direct, decreased revenue
            Direct, optimism
            Direct, low yield, low quality
            Direct, crop damage, uprooted by wind
            Direct, crop damage
            Direct, high moisture levels, delayed harvesting, crop damage
            Direct, crop damage, financial, crop damage
Direct, delayed harvesting, low yield
Direct, delayed harvesting, low yield
Combine fires, safety precautions
Farming practice, crop management, water stress management, resource economics
Direct, delayed seeding, delayed harvesting, financial, crop insurance
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