When someone mentions the word "extinction," dinosaurs and dodo birds likely come to mind
Many of those plants are used to make the food that billions of people depend on for the bulk of their daily caloric intake
In other cases, the endangered plants are used to make foods that are not as crucial but just as hard to imagine never smelling, touching, or tasting ever again
Bananas, avocados, and other beloved foods that may go extinct soon
"More extreme weather events and an increased unpredictability of weather patterns have already made an impact on agriculture and food security
Because of that, as well as some issues not directly related to climate change,
As the global agriculture industry feels the heat of a changing planet, it will have to adapt to a world that is far less hospitable to the food currently on the market.