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Global climate change and Indian agriculture

Global climate change and Indian agriculture

case studies from the ICAR network project

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Published by Indian Council of Agricultural Research in New Delhi .
Written in English


About the Edition

Contributed articles with reference to the research findings of National Network Project on Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability of Indian Agriculture to Climate Change in the country from 2004 to 2007.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementeditor P.K. Aggarwal.
ContributionsAggarwal, P. K., National Network Project on Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability of Indian Agriculture to Climate Change (India), Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 148 p. :
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24100159M
LC Control Number2010316586

Coping with the impact of climate change on agriculture will require careful management of resources like soil, water, and biodiversity. To cope with the impact of climate change on agriculture and food production, India will need to act at the global, regional, national, and local levels. It has long been concerned with how crop water use. Sri Lanka, an equatorial island of 65, square kilometres (25, sq mi), is a biodiversity has bird species (25 endemic) and amphibious species (88 endemic) (Lepage, D., ; Sri Lanka checklist, ). Climate change is a threat to the island's hyperdiversity, including its marine ecosystem and coastal coral reef environments.. Climate variability and sea-level rise.

Climate change—the increased frequency of extreme weather events such as droughts, floods and storms— is the most challenging issue of our age. A book detailing how climate change affects food systems says that severity of floods and storms over the past 30 years has put the agriculture sectors of many developing countries at the risk of. Climate Change and its Impact on Agriculture Anupama Mahato Junior Research Fellow, Guru GhasidasVishwavidyalaya, Koni, C.G, India Abstract- Global climate change is a change in the long-term weather patterns that characterize the regions of the world. The term "weather" refers to the short-term (daily) changes in.

  * Late or Early monsoon affect the agriculture. And if agriculture affected whole Indian economy is affected. It is the major demand generating sector. So, Low production will lead to shortage of food, inflation in food, change in interest rates. Climate change is the disruption in the long-term seasonal weather patterns. 1  It's caused by global warming. The average temperature has risen around 1 degree Celsius, or degrees Fahrenheit, since 2  That’s faster than at any other time in the Earth’s history. 3 .


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