Agriculture and Climate Change

Agriculture and Climate Change
Special Issue Information: A special issue of Agriculture Studies
Agriculture contributes to climate change and is also affected by climate change. Climate change impacts griculture in a variety of ways, such as rainfall, sunshine, changes in atmospheric carbon dioxide, extreme climate change, average temperature, and etc. Conversely, agriculture affects climate change in multitude aspects including anthropogenic (man-made) greenhouse gas emissions, forestry to agricultural land transformation, fertilizer residue and poultry husbandry waste and etc.
The special issue is devoted to promoting the knowledge and understanding of the mutual effects between the agriculture and climate change. The special issue sincerely invites original scientific research articles related to the topics on agriculture and climate change.

The potential issues include but are not limited to the following:
•   Increased agricultural uncertainty
•   Plant diseases and climate change
•   Modelling and its application
   Abiotic stress
•   Effects of CO2 on plant growth
•   Crop development models
•   Erosion and fertility
   Plant-microbe interactions
•   Pest insects and climate change
   Glacier retreat and disappearance
•   New crops for a new climate
•   Innovative agronomic and breeding practices
Submission Guideline:
Authors should submit their original articles related to the focus of the Special Issue to

Special Issue Timetable:
Submission Deadline March 23th, 2018
Publication Date May 23th, 2018