Regional Outlook, Global Perspective

INDIA-WHY FARMS OF EVERY TYPE AND SIZE HAVE TO BE CLIMATE SMART

INDIA-WHY FARMS OF EVERY TYPE AND SIZE HAVE TO BE CLIMATE SMART
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The Hindustan Times-Nov 19

This climate impact on agriculture is a cause for worry: the sector accounts for a large share in gross domestic product (16%) and employment (49%). Poor agricultural performance can lead to high inflation, rural distress, and political restiveness, as recent rural agitations and farmer suicides have shown.

Read more at: https://www.hindustantimes.com/editorials/why-farms-of-every-type-and-size-have-to-be-climate-smart/story-8KgIg0caOTP0acZswrMhXP.html

First published in: The Hindustan Times

 

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