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Your winters could be more rainy and less snowy thanks to climate change

Your winters could be more rainy and less snowy thanks to climate change | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Precipitation is increasingly likely to fall as rain rather than snow, according to new analysis.
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In the insecticide wars, GMOs have so far been a force for good | Grist

In the insecticide wars, GMOs have so far been a force for good | Grist | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
Plants engineered to produce their own bug-killing toxins really have helped farmers cut the use of nastier chemical insecticides.
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How buying in bulk actually wastes food | Grist

How buying in bulk actually wastes food | Grist | CALS in the News | Scoop.it
If you’re like me, you writhe in guilt-ridden anguish each time you forget to bring your canvas tote to the grocery store. But in the rare times we do remember our reusable bags, Americans tend not to think much about what we actually put inside them, according to a new survey. The takeaway: We waste a lot of extra food (and money) simply because we don’t shop often enough.
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