Recorded on June 2014

Climate Impacts on Corn & Chardonnay


"One of the advantages that we have in studying impacts on agriculture is that a lot of people have been paying really close attention to how climate affects agriculture for a long time," said Noah Diffenbaugh, Associate Earth Sciences Professor at Stanford University.  Some crops, such as corn and grapes, are very sensitive to severe heat, and severe heat has already increased in many parts of the world.

Speakers at this Event

CEO, As You Sow

Senior Vice President, Verisk Climate

Kara J. Foundation Professor and Kimmelman Family Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, Stanford University

Lisa Goldberg, Director of Research, Aperio Group

Senior Portfolio Manager, Morgan Stanley

Associate Vice President and Lead Scientist, Environmental Defense Fund