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Activities aimed to ensure access to and availability of adequate food supplies and the preservation of agricultural livelihoods under the pressures of climate change and natural hazards.

India's next weapon against climate change? The heat-tolerant dwarf cow

29 Jun 2015, TRF

With India facing growing heat and drought threats, Kerala's dwarf cows is offering an alternative. 'The characteristics of the seasons have been altered by the disastrous impacts of climate change, so our lifestyle needs to adapt to using our indigenous flora and fauna. The dwarf cow is a great weapon against climate change' said K. Ramankutty, a dairy farmer in Palakkad...



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