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As a 5th-generation farmer, Matt Russel intimately understands the climate and seasonal weather patterns that affect his crops. Atypical weather, like the excessive rain fall last year, is a danger to his livelihood.
Prehistoric human civilizations in northern Europe may have enjoyed their food with a spicy kick, using a garlic-mustard-type seasoning to flavor their dishes thousands of years before the height of the prolific global spice trade, a new study finds.