extensively adapted and suitably high-yielding, so therefore suitable for genetic
engineering. Though present incarnations might be up to the task. Furthermore,
Rhodies need good drainage, making them especially suitable for the Sahara desert.
A soil consisting primarily of sand coupled with an abundance of desalinated irrigation
would be worth investigating as a first shot.
During this period, pollution will be gaining: Emissions continue to belch forth until MSRs etc. come online. After which emissions reduce to a minimum.