Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Climate Change and Agriculture

Edited by Saddam Hussain

University of Agriculture Faisalabad, Pakistan

Climate change is likely to have an extensive impact on agriculture around the world through changes in temperature, precipitation, and CO2 concentration. This book provides the most recent research on the interaction between climate change and the agriculture sector. With contributions from internationally recognized scientists, this volume contains 13 chapters covering the key topics related to climate change hazards, risk assessment, mitigation strategies, and climate-smart agriculture innovations. It offers a solid foundation for the discussion of climate resilience in agricultural systems and the requirements to keep improving agricultural production in the face of mounting climate challenge. All the agriculturists, environmentalists, climate change specialists, policy makers, and research scholars will find this remarkable volume a welcome addition to their collection.

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Climate Change and AgricultureEdited by Saddam Hussain

Published: November 6th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78427

ISBN: 978-1-78985-668-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-667-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-039-0

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

15211 Total Chapter Downloads

44 Crossref Citations

19 Web of Science Citations

79 Dimensions Citations


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1. Climate Stability and the Origin of Agriculture

By Joan Feynman and Alexander Ruzmaikin


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2. Climate Smart Interventions of Small-Holder Farming Systems

By Asmat Ullah, Ishfaq Ahmad, Habib-ur-Rehman, Umer Saeed, Ashfaq Ahmad, Abid Mahmood and Gerrit Hoogenboom


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3. Beitbridge Minority Farmer Communities and Climate Change: Prospects for Sustainability

By Mark Matsa and Beauty Dzawanda


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4. Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation Strategies for Agronomic Crops

By Ishfaq Ahmed, Asmat Ullah, M. Habib ur Rahman, Burhan Ahmad, Syed Aftab Wajid, Ashfaq Ahmad and Shakeel Ahmed


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5. Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation in Agricultural Sector: The Case of Local Responses in Punjab, Pakistan

By Muhammad Mumtaz, Jose Antonio Puppim de Oliveira and Saleem H. Ali


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6. Environment, Agriculture, and Land Use Pattern

By Saifullah Khan, Mehmood Ul Hassan and Aslam Khan


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7. Resiliency of Prairie Agriculture to Climate Change

By Surendra Kulshreshtha


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8. Sugarcane Production under Changing Climate: Effects of Environmental Vulnerabilities on Sugarcane Diseases, Insects and Weeds

By Sadam Hussain, Abdul Khaliq, Umer Mehmood, Tauqeer Qadir, Muhammad Saqib, Muhammad Amjed Iqbal and Saddam Hussain


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9. Methane Emission Assessment from Indian Livestock and Its Role in Climate Change Using Climate Metrics

By Shilpi Kumari, Moonmoon Hiloidhari, Satya Narayan Naik and Raj Pal Dahiya


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10. Climate Change and Uncharted Social Challenge in Existing Urban Setup in Bangladesh

By Reazul Ahsan


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11. Environmental Impact Evaluation of Rubber Cultivation and Industry in Malaysia

By Sumiani Yusoff, Zameri Mohamed and Aireen Zuriani Ahmad


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12. Salinity Stress in Arid and Semi-Arid Climates: Effects and Management in Field Crops

By Sajid Hussain, Muhammad Shaukat, Muhammad Ashraf, Chunquan Zhu, Qianyu Jin and Junhua Zhang


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13. Capacity Development for Scaling Up Climate-Smart Agriculture Innovations

By Elliot Mahlengule Zwane


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