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Climate change and its impact on agriculture anupama mahato in the long run, the climatic change could affect agriculture in several ways such as quantity and quality of crops in terms of productivity predicted effects of climate change on agriculture over. This page discusses the projected climate change impacts on us ecosystems. [ agricultural threats ] [ climate change & agriculture ] [ change in habitats ] [ change in species ] [ basic conservation measures ] [ gmo's ] the greenhouse effect. Impacts of climate change on agriculture pierre crosson, senior fellow and resident consultant, resources for the future introduction broad scientific agreement now exists that continued accumulation of heat-trapping greenhouse. Agriculture and climate change: impacts, mitigation and adaptation background note published for the oecd agriculture ministerial meeting, paris, 25-26 february 2010.
Climate change: likely impacts on new zealand agriculture a report prepared for the ministry for the environment as part of the new zealand climate change programme.
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