Climate Impacts on Animal Production

logo for animal agriculture climate change which includes a weather vane with cow and topThe 1941 USDA Yearbook in Agriculture was titled “Climate and Man”. All 1,214 pages in the book focus on the interdependency of agriculture and humanity with weather and climate.  Even prior to the rise in global temperture seen in the latter half of the 20th century, it was understood that extreme weather events needed to be planned for and managed.…