Insect bites and warmer climate means double-trouble for plants

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Scientists think that current models are incomplete and that we may be underestimating crop losses. A new study shows that infested tomato plants, in their efforts to fight off caterpillars, don’t adapt well to rising temperatures. This double-edged sword worsens their productivity.

This full article appears on <a href="https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/01/200121133319.htm">Science Daily</a>

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