Farmers fear climate crisis will have greater impact on their business than coronavirus

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Syngenta plans to invest $2bn in sustainable agriculture innovations
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Syngenta plans to invest $2bn in sustainable agriculture innovations

To coincide with new sustainability strategy agri-business giant Syngenta releases poll showing growing concern worldwide about impact of climate change on crop yields and farmers

More than 70 per cent of large-scale farmers in the US, France, China, Brazil, India and across much of Africa harbour significant concerns about the impact of climate change on their crops and business...

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