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Climate Change and Rice Production in India: A Way Forward

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Part of the India Studies in Business and Economics book series (ISBE)

Abstract

It is expected that climate change and its variability could have serious impact on agriculture and water sectors and eventually on the food security and livelihoods of a large section of the rural population in developing countries (IPCC AR4 2007; IPCC 2018). The climate change, in the long run, may lead to new combinations of changes with regard to atmospheric constituents, temperature, solar radiation and pests, diseases and weeds.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Emeritus ScientistInternational Water Management InstituteNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Centre for Natural Resource Management (CNRM)National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj (NIRDPR)HyderabadIndia
  3. 3.Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy ResearchÅs, AkershusNorway
  4. 4.Department of ComputingCoimbatore Institute of TechnologyCoimbatoreIndia

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