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Food Security in Hindukush Himalaya

The people of the Hindukush Himalayas have given up their traditional environment-friendly agricultural practices in favour of market-oriented cash crops. As a result, while population has grown, agricultural productivity has not increased and resources have been degraded. Food availability has declined. A way out is to commercially use the biophysical features unique to the areas while protecting the environment.

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