Variety-based climate-smart intervention helps smallholder farmers cope with floods in the lowlands of Odisha

Natural calamities, primarily floods, of varying intensity adversely affect the standing crop leading to poor harvests. Such untoward climatic shocks invariably hit almost all blocks of Puri District in Odisha.  The variety-based climate-smart intervention proved to be a potential response in the flood-prone rice areas. This can be replicated and scaled up in other blocks … Continue reading Variety-based climate-smart intervention helps smallholder farmers cope with floods in the lowlands of Odisha