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Agricultural Reviews, volume 38 issue 1 (march 2017) : 67-71

Climate change : Impact, adaptation and mitigation: A review

Mahendra Singh*, Mahesh Kumar Poonia, Bheru Lal Kumhar
1<p>Krishi Vighan Kendra,&nbsp;Agriculture University, Borkhera, Kota, India.</p>
Cite article:- Singh* Mahendra, Poonia Kumar Mahesh, Kumhar Lal Bheru (2017). Climate change : Impact, adaptation and mitigation: A review . Agricultural Reviews. 38(1): 67-71. doi: 10.18805/ag.v0iOF.7309.

Climate and agriculture are intensely interrelated global processes and therefore a change in climate affects agricultural production. One such change is global warming which is projected to have significant impacts on environment affecting agriculture, including higher carbon dioxide emission, rise in atmospheric temperature, higher glacial run-off, changed precipitation and the interaction of these elements. These conditions determine the carrying capacity of the biosphere to produce enough food for the human population and domesticated animals. The present paper might help to anticipate and adapt farming to maximize agricultural production.

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