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Low-cost quantification of greenhouse gas emissions in smallholder agro-ecoxystem: a comparative analysis of methods
(Transstellar Journal Publications and Research Consultancy, 2015)
Climate change adaptation, greenhouse gas mitigation and economic profitability of conservation agriculture: some examples from cereal systems of Indo-Gangetic plains
Achieving sustainability of the cereal system in the Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP) of India under progressive climate change and variability necessitates adoption of practices and technologies that increase food production, ...
Farmers, food and climate change: ensuring community-based adaptation is mainstreamed into agricultural programmes
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
Climate change creates widespread risks for food production. As climate impacts are often locally specific, it is imperative that large-scale initiatives to support smallholder farmers consider local priorities and integrate ...
Climate smart agriculture, farm household typologies and food security An ex-ante assessment from Eastern India
One of the great challenges in agricultural development and sustainable intensification is the assurance of social equity in food security oriented interventions. Development practitioners, researchers, and policy makers ...
Newsletter / Bulletin
Agricultural policies and investment priorities for managing natural resources, climate change and air pollution: policy brief
(TAAS; CIMMYT; ICAR; CCAFS; World Bank Group, 2018)
Agriculture is an engine of inclusive economic growth as a major source of livelihood for millions of smallholder farmers and other rural residents in India. Having made significant strides in food production, through the ...
Proceedings of the Regional Consultation on improving wheat productivity in Asia; Bangkok (Thailand); 26-27 Apr 2012
(FAO; APAARI; CIMMYT; ICARDA; JIRCAS, 2013)
Wheat is the second largest food security crop in Asia. Recent estimates indicate that world will need around 1090 million tons of wheat by 2050 from its current production level of 680 million tons. To meet this demand, ...