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Climate change impact and adaptation in agricultural systems

This book contains 17 chapters focusing on the impacts of climate change on ecosystems, food security, water resources and economic stability. Strategies to develop sustainable systems that minimize impact on climate and/or mitigate the effects of human activity on climate change are also presented
Print Book, English, 2014
CABI, Oxfordshire, 2014
xii, 285 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
9781780642895, 178064289X
Climate projections for 2050 / Markku Rummukainen
Rainfed intensive crop systems / Jørgen E. Olesen
Climate sensitivity of intensive rice-wheat systems in tropical Asia: focus on the Indo-Gangetic plains / Anil Kumar Singh and Himanshu Pathak
Climate change challenges for low input cropping and grazing systems Australia / Steven Crimp, Mark Howden, Chris Stokes, Serena Schroeter and Brian Keating
Diversity in organic and agro-ecological farming systems for mitigation of climate change impact, with examples from Latin America / Walter A.H. Rossing, Pablo Modernel, Pablo A. Tittonell
UK fruit and vegetable production: impacts of climate change and opportunities for adaptation / Rosemary Collier and Mark A. Else
Intensive livestock systems for dairy cows / Robert J. Collier, Laun W. Hall, and John F. Smith
Climate change and integrated crop-livestock systems in temperate-humid regions of North and South America: mitigation and adaptation / Alan J. Franzluebbers
Land managed for multiple services / Richard Aspinall
Adaptation of mixed crop-livestock systems in Asia / Fujiang Hou
Enhancing climate resilience of cropping systems / Heidi Webber, Helena Kahiluoto, Reimund Rötter, Frank Ewert
Shaping sustainable intensive production systems: improved crops and cropping systems in the developing world / Clare Stirling, Jon Hellin, Jill Cairns, Elan Silverblatt-Buser, Tadele Tefera, Henry Ngugi, Sika Gbegbelegbe, Kindie Tesfaye, Uran Chung, Kai Sonder, Rachael A. Cox, Nele Verhulst, Bram Govaerts, Phillip Alderman and Matthew Reynolds
The role of modeling in adapting and building the climate resilience of cropping systems / Helena Kahiluoto, Reimund Rötter, Heidi Webber, Frank Ewert
Agroforestry solutions for buffering climate variability and adapting to change / Meine van Noordwijk, Jules Bayala, Kurniatun Hairiah, Betha Lusiana, Catherine Muthuri, Nimatul Khasanah and Rachmat Mulia
Channeling the future? The use of seasonal climate forecasts in climate adaptation / Lauren Rickards, Mark Howden, Steve Crimp
Agricultural adaptation to climate change: new approaches to knowledge and learning / Julie Ingram
What are the factors that dictate the choice of coping strategies to climate extreme events? The case of farmers in the Nile Basin of Ethiopia / Temesgen Tadesse Deressa