2001 ACGA Corn Producers Survey
Wind Energy & Climate Change
FIG 1: Global Climate Change
GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE
All respondents were asked, “Given the debate over global warming and greenhouse gas emissions, which of the following descriptions best describes your views on the issue of global climate change?”
Twenty-one percent of respondents when asked concerning the issues of global warming and greenhouse gases, stated that this is a real problem. Significant figures were noted in Indiana and Minnesota.
Over half (52%) of respondents stated that this issue is overblown. Significantly increased response rates were noted in Illinois.
Only 12% of respondents stated that this is a serious problem. On the other hand, 11% of respondents stated that this is an imaginary problem.
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