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Climate change could help open up more farmland

As global warming intensifies droughts and floods, causing crop failures in many parts of the world, Canada may see something different: a farming expansion.

Rising temperatures could open millions of once frigid acres to the plow, officials, farmers and scientists predict.

This story is part of our special report Rising Heat: A warming planet braces for a sweltering future. For the full story, click here.

October 1, 2017  By Reuters


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