New USDA plant hardiness list reflects warming climate

Another governmental agency, the Department of Agriculture, has put climate change front and center before Americans’ eyes. This time it’s the plant zone map that one sees on the back of seed packets. Will Congress act? Are you kidding? Of course not. It’s too busy counting the dollars handed to it by campaign contributors and yapping with lobbyists from Big Oil and Big Coal. Tehe American way. And then some.

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