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The role of agriculture in carbon capture and climate change

Arvid Bjurstrom

The role of agriculture in carbon capture and climate change

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Hauppauge, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes -- United States,
  • Carbon sequestration -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementeditor: Arvid Bjurstrom.
    ContributionsBjurstrom, Arvid.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC903.2.U6 R65 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23861248M
    ISBN 109781607414452
    LC Control Number2009038420
    OCLC/WorldCa435421209

    Resilient Agriculture recognizes the critical role that sustainable agriculture will play in the coming decades and beyond. The latest science on climate risk, resilience and climate change adaptation is blended with the personal experience of farmers and ranchers to explore: The "strange changes" in weather recorded over the last decade. climate change and agriculture is discussed in a theoretical perspective. Chapter 3 as a prelude to the Indian context describes the highlights of India’s climate and India’s agriculture. Chapter 4 reviews the possible implication of climate change for Indian agriculture. Chapters 5 and 6 deal with the role of Indian agriculture in greenhouse. To Slow Down Climate Change, We Need To Take On Capitalism. As we head for the edge of a climate change cliff, neoliberal market capitalism is chewing up the biosphere and the lives of everyone in it. But it’s not too late to act.


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