Lettuce vs. Climate Change

  • On February 21, 2019

In California fields, lettuce plants struggle in heat, a characteristic that could threaten production as the planet’s climate continues to change and grow warmer. But a wild lettuce variety found outside a California gas station might just be the key to develop lettuce capable of withstanding higher temperatures – thanks to researchers at UC Davis. Watch ASTA’s new video – the third in a series in collaboration with CropLife International – to learn more. Help us spread the word by sharing it online with #JustGrowIt.