Samia El Marsafawy, vice president of Soil, Water and Environment Research Institute (SWERI
), previously told Daily News Egypt that an adaptation study they conducted last year succeeded in decreasing the loss in the corn harvest from 21 percent to 1 percent by changing a factor inside the plant, making the crop yield in May instead of June
3 quoted Mullah Omar Sweri
, a Sunni Kurdish religious imam, as saying: "Kurds are religious people, but they have never been extremists - God does not need extremists.
"The increasing temperature will in turn increase the dry substance in the plants leading to a decrease in the amount of crops and increased consumption of water," Samia El Marsafawy, vice president of Soil, Water and Environment Research Institute (SWERI
) affiliated with Agricultural Research Center (ARC) told Daily News Egypt.