Journal of Agrometeorology (India)
All the activities, abstracts, presentations, recommondations, proceedings etc of the 4th National Seminar on Agrometeorology-Needs, Approaches and Linkages for Rural Development has also been made available ONLINE.
India's 4th National Seminar on Agrometeorology-Needs, Approaches and Linkages for Rural Development was organized a by Association of Agrometeorologists (Hisar Chapter) under the aeigis of Association of Agrometeorologists (India) at CCS HAU Hisarduring November 26-27, 2009 which was attended by a galaxy of agrometeorologists and allied experts in the field of agriculture. The presentations (oral/posters) made and discussions were held on various themes viz., i) Operational Agrometeorology for agricultural production, ii) Climatic variability and adaptation techniques in agriculture, iii) Weather forecasting for farming sector, iv) Extreme weather events and risk management in agriculture. v) Climatic risk assessment and management, vi) Dissemination of Agrometeorological Information and vii) Weather based crop insurance for farmers. Invited lead lectures from subject matter experts from India and Austria were arranged on the theme topics. All the activities, abstracts, presentations, recommondations, proceedings etc of the national seminar has also been made available ONLINE @ http://hau.ernet.in/coa/seminar09.htm for wider outreach to different users and stake holders. It is a 20 MB file.
Surender SinghCo Convener, National Seminar on Agrometeorology-2009, Dept of Agril Meteorology, CCS HAU Hisar-125 004, India