Q.3 The agriculture sector is one of the significant contributors to greenhouse gas emissions. This underscores the importance of carbon policy for agriculture in India. In this context, suggest the steps needed to be taken under such policy. (10 Marks)

Mentor’s comment- https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/india-needs-a-carbon-policy-for-agriculture-climate-change-7564364/ In the intro, mention agric sector’s contribution to greenhouse gas emissions. In the body, mention the suggestion of carbon policy such as developing carbon credit system, focus on livestock and better feeding practices, switching area from rice to maize, efficient fertiliser use and incentives and subsidies. Conclude by mentioning implementation of carbon … Continue reading Q.3 The agriculture sector is one of the significant contributors to greenhouse gas emissions. This underscores the importance of carbon policy for agriculture in India. In this context, suggest the steps needed to be taken under such policy. (10 Marks)