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Climate change poised to hurt food supplies

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FOOD PRODUCTION. A Filipino farmer sprays insecticide at a field in Taguig, Philippines, January 19, 2016. File photo by Francis R. Malasig/EPA
Global warming is threatening food production and may eventually lead to reduced consumption

PARIS, France (Mar. 3, 2016) — The effects of climate change on food production could cause 500,000 extra deaths by 2050 compared to a world without global warming, according to a study released Thursday, March 3.

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