Punjab

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

Interest in farm machinery and crop diversification spike as farmers respond to COVID-19 labor shortages.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

New blog published by the Chicago Council on Global Affairs argues that balancing food security, rural livelihoods, water for agriculture and air quality need not be a zero-sum game.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

Policies and technologies key to sustainable development in India’s breadbasket.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Press releases

Later rice planting in Haryana and Punjab leads to concentrated agricultural burning in the late fall and 39% higher peak fire intensity, contributing to poor air quality.

Innovations
News

Joint team recognized for their work on rice residue management using the Super Straw Management System, or Super SMS.