How Cotton Became a Headache in the Age of Climate Chaos 

“We took to cotton 10-12 years ago. We do it now because we have no other choice.” That’s what many people in Khaira, which is in Gunupur block, told us. Several farmers in the area said that as they shifted towards a capital-intensive cotton, they had progressively lost their own seeds and traditional methods of multi-cropping.

Source: How Cotton Became a Headache in the Age of Climate Chaos – CounterPunch.org

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