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This summer’s prematurely intense heat has ruined watermelon season in Georgia

The right amount of heat is needed to raise good watermelons. But there’s been too much, too soon in Georgia this summer. That’s why farmers like Christy Smith in Georgia face major challenges as the planet continues to rapidly warm. Crop yields are low, causing farmers — and agricultural towns — to lose money as […]