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Managing plant stress in the era of climate change: Realising global sustainable development goals

1 month ago   |   By Global Engage

Dr Salme Timusk was the first to show that native soil bacteria have the ability to protect plants against drought conditions. Salme writes here about plant microbiome interaction studies: how they can facilitate plant health and contribute to solutions for climate change.
Climate change has resulted in significant changes in weather patterns, precipitation distribution, and temperature/moisture fluctuations. This automatically influences plant pathogens and more severe problems in forestry and agriculture are the results.
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