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Crop–climate models need an overhaul

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Estimates of how much food we can grow in a warmer world are out of date. Researchers need to switch to more rigorous multi-model ensembles.

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  1. MTT Agrifood Research Finland, Lönnrotinkatu 5, FI-50100 Mikkeli, Finland

    • Reimund P. Rötter
  2. Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), Box 140, FI-00251 Helsinki, Finland

    • Timothy R. Carter
  3. Aarhus University, Blichers Allé 20, Box 50, DK-8830 Tjele, Denmark

    • Jørgen E. Olesen
  4. University of Copenhagen, Hoejbakkegaard Alle 9, DK-2630 Taastrup, Denmark

    • John R. Porter

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