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18 May 2018
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Estimating sowing and harvest dates based on the Asian summer monsoon

Camilla Mathison, Chetan Deva, Pete Falloon, and Andrew J. Challinor

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Sowing and harvest dates are a significant source of uncertainty within crop models. South Asia is one region with a large uncertainty. We aim to provide more accurate sowing and harvest dates than currently available and that are relevant for climate impact assessments. This method reproduces the present day sowing and harvest dates for most parts of India and when applied to two future periods provides a useful way of modelling potential growing season adaptations to changes in future climate.
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