Climate and Agriculture in the Southeast

“The nation is immersed in its warmest period in recorded history”

Jason Samenow of the Washington Post‘s Capital Weather Gang posted a story this week about the record-setting warmth that we have been experiencing in recent years.  The story is based on statistical work done by Deke Arndt of NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information and looks at a number of different time scales.  It also discusses some of the impacts of this warm weather on agriculture.  You can read it here.