South Asia perspectives on climate change and agriculture: adaptation options
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Aggarwal PK, Pathak H, Kumar SN, Sharma P. 2013. South Asia perspectives on climate change and agriculture: adaptation options. In: Hillel D, Rosenzweig C, eds. Handbook of climate change and agroecosystems: global and regional aspects and implications. ICP Series on Climate Change Impacts, Adaptation, and Mitigation: Volume 2. London, United Kingdom: Imperial College Press. p. 209-222
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The following sections are included: Introduction. Impacts of Climate Change on Agriculture in South Asia. Adaptation Strategies for Climate Change. Augmenting production. Developing climate-ready crops. Changes in land-use management. Resource conservation and use efficiency. Harnessing the local technical knowledge of farmers. Improved risk management though early warning system and crop insurance. Enabling institutional and policy support. Conclusion. References.