Abiotic Stress Management for Resilient Agriculture

  • Paramjit Singh Minhas
  • Jagadish Rane
  • Ratna Kumar Pasala

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Advances and Prospects for Understanding Stress Environments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Paramjit Singh Minhas, Jagadish Rane, Ratna Kumar Pasala
      Pages 3-8
    3. Santanu Kumar Bal, Paramjit Singh Minhas
      Pages 9-50
    4. Jagadish Rane, Paramjit Singh Minhas
      Pages 51-72
  3. Adaptation and Mitigation Options

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 95-95
    2. S. S. Kukal, G. Ravindra Chary, S. M. Virmani
      Pages 97-119
    3. Ch. Srinivasarao, Arun K. Shanker, K. A. Gopinath
      Pages 121-151
    4. Arvind K. Shukla, Kulasekaran Ramesh, Ritu Nagdev, Saumya Srivastava
      Pages 153-176
    5. Parbodh C. Sharma, Arvind Kumar, T. V. Vineeth
      Pages 177-220
    6. Kiruba Shankari Arun-Chinnappa, Lanka Ranawake, Saman Seneweera
      Pages 221-233
    7. Ratna Kumar Pasala, Paramjit Singh Minhas, Goraksha C. Wakchaure
      Pages 235-259
  4. Crop Based Mitigation Strategies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
    2. V. Tiwari, H. M. Mamrutha, S. Sareen, S. Sheoran, R. Tiwari, P. Sharma et al.
      Pages 313-337
    3. Vishnu V. Nachimuthu, Robin Sabariappan, Raveendran Muthurajan, Arvind Kumar
      Pages 339-361
    4. A. S. Kharub, Jogendra Singh, Chuni Lal, Vishnu Kumar
      Pages 363-374
    5. A. K. Shrivastava, A. D. Pathak, Varucha Misra, Sangeeta Srivastava, M. Swapna, S. P. Shukla
      Pages 375-397
    6. R. H. Laxman, R. M. Bhatt
      Pages 399-412
    7. Prakash S. Naik, Major Singh, J. K. Ranjan
      Pages 413-428
  5. Mitigation Options in Animal Husbandry

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 429-429
    2. N. P. Kurade, B. Sajjanar, A. V. Nirmale, S. S. Pawar, K. T. Sampath
      Pages 431-441
    3. Raghavendra Bhatta, P. K. Malik
      Pages 443-454
    4. S. M. K. Naqvi, Kalyan De, Davendra Kumar, A. Sahoo
      Pages 455-474
    5. K. Palanisami, T. Mohanasundari, Krishna Reddy Kakumanu
      Pages 475-491
    6. Paramjit Singh Minhas, Jagadish Rane, Ratna Kumar Pasala
      Pages 493-512
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 513-517

About this book


This book offers a state-of-the-art overview of on abiotic stresses in terms of the challenges; scope and opportunities; copping strategies for adaptation and mitigation using novel tools for building resilience in agricultural crops and livestock; as well as for policy implementation. Divided into four major parts: advances and prospects for understanding stress environments; adaptation and mitigation options; crop-based mitigation strategies; and mitigation options in animal husbandry, the book focuses on problem-solving approaches and techniques that are essential for the medium to long-term sustainability of agricultural production systems The synthesis and integration of knowledge and experiences of specialists from different disciplines offers new perspectives in the versatile field of abiotic stress management, and as such is useful for various stakeholders, including agricultural students, scientists, environmentalists, policymakers, and social scientists.


Natural resource management Climate change Abiotic stress tolerance Drought Options for mitigations

Editors and affiliations

  • Paramjit Singh Minhas
    • 1
  • Jagadish Rane
    • 2
  • Ratna Kumar Pasala
    • 3
  1. 1.National Institute of Abiotic Stress ManagementIndian Council for Agricultural ResearchBaramatiIndia
  2. 2.National Institute of Abiotic Stress Management Indian Council for Agricultural ResearchBaramatiIndia
  3. 3.Indian Council for Agricultural ResearchNational Institute of Abiotic Stress ManagementBaramatiIndia

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