Obama’s climate action could protect food supply

Michael Hoffmann, director of the Cornell Institute for Climate Change & Agriculture, says President Obama’s plan to lower carbon dioxide is a step in the right direction to protect our abundant and diverse food supply. Hoffmann says: “I think that the actions taken by the President are very appropriate and critically important. If we continue […]

New Cornell resource helps farmers deal with climate variability

ITHACA, N.Y. – New York farmers coping with extreme weather and climate variability now have a new resource at their disposal: Cornell University’s Climate Smart Farming Extension Team. Organized by Cornell University’s Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture (CICCA), in cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE), the cross-state team will provide growers with assistance and […]

Leading Experts on Climate Change and Agriculture Offer New Resource to New York Farmers through Climate Smart Farming Extension Team

ITHACA, N.Y. – New York farmers coping with extreme weather and climate variability now have a new resource at their disposal: Cornell University’s Climate Smart Farming Extension Team. Organized by Cornell University’s Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture (CICCA), in cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE), the cross-state team will provide growers with assistance and […]