Climate change: Punjab’s corn, cotton yields will decline by 2050

Climate change: Punjab’s corn, cotton yields will decline by 2050

Climate change is projected to reduce maize and cotton yields in Punjab by 13% and 11% respectively by 2050, according to a new study by agricultural economists and scientists at Punjab Agricultural University (PAU). The study published in the Mausam journal of the India Meteorological Department earlier this month used rainfall and temperature data collected … Read more