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Climate Resilient Agriculture

Strategies and Perspectives

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The changing climatic scenario has affected crop production in the adverse ways, and the impact of it on agriculture is now emerging as a major priority among crop science researchers. Agriculture in this changing climatic scenario faces multiple diverse challenges due to a wide array of demands. Climate-resilient agriculture is the need of the hour in many parts of the world. Understanding the adverse effects of climatic change on crop growth and development and developing strategies to counter these effects are of paramount importance for a sustainable climate-resilient agriculture. This multiauthored edited book brings out sound climate-resilient agriculture strategies that have a strong basic research foundation. We have attempted to bridge information from various diverse agricultural disciplines, such as soil science, agronomy, plant breeding, and plant protection, which can be used to evolve a need-based technology to combat the climatic change in agriculture.

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Climate Resilient AgricultureStrategies and PerspectivesEdited by Arun Shanker

Published: March 14th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68382

ISBN: 978-953-51-3896-9

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3895-2

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1. Adaptation in Agriculture

By Panit Arunanondchai, Chengcheng Fei and Bruce A. McCarl

130

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2. Climate Adaptive Agricultural Innovation in Nepal: Prospects and Challenges

By Dhanej Thapa, Yuba Raj Subedi and Hemant Ojha

125

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3. Naturally Available Genetic Adaptation in Common Bean and Its Response to Climate Change

By Andrés J. Cortés and Matthew W. Blair

112

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4. Mitigation of the Negative Impact of Warming on the Coffee Crop: The Role of Increased Air [CO2] and Management Strategies

By Danielly Dubberstein, Weverton P. Rodrigues, José N. Semedo, Ana P. Rodrigues, Isabel P. Pais, António E. Leitão, Fábio L. Partelli, Eliemar Campostrini, Fernando Reboredo, Paula Scotti-Campos, Fernando C. Lidon, Ana I. Ribeiro-Barros, Fábio M. DaMatta and José C. Ramalho

145

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5. Agricultural Management Impact on Greenhouse Gas Emissions

By Upendra M. Sainju

114

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6. Low Carbon Technologies for Agriculture in Dryland: Brazilian Experience

By Vanderlise Giongo, Alessandra Monteiro Salviano, Francislene Angelotti, Tatiana Taura, Luiz Fernando Carvalho Leite and Tony Jarbas Ferreira Cunha

118

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7. Pepper Crop under Climate Change: Grafting as an Environmental Friendly Strategy

By Consuelo Penella and Angeles Calatayud

135

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8. Bringing Climate Smart Agriculture to Scale: Experiences from the Water Productivity Project in East and Central Africa

By Kizito Kwena, Fitih Ademe, Joseph Serge, Nezeghty Asmerom, Bernard Musana, Razaka Razakamiaramanana, Reuben Ruttoh, Hezron Mogaka, Assefa Dereje, Kifle Woldearegey, Anthony Esilaba and Rosemary Emongor

109

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9. Climate Control in Mediterranean Greenhouses

By A. Nafi Baytorun and Zeynep Zaimoglu

98

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