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Climate Change Shifting Wine Industry To Once Unsuitable Regions
2013-04-09 09:09:25

Climate change has undoubtedly left a negative impact on agriculture and the food industry. But now the wine-making industry may soon be forever altered because of rising temperatures and changes in rainfall patterns in grape-growing regions around the Mediterranean.


Word of the Day
gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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