Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Cherry-Farmer-in-India-27MZIFLQ36XU.htmlConceptually similarApple and Cherry Farmer in IndiaGP01VI4Completed★★★★Cherry Farmer in IndiaGP01VI2Completed★★★★Apple Farmer in IndiaGP01VI0Completed★★★★Apple Orchard in IndiaGP01VHRCompleted★★★★Apple Farmer in IndiaGP01VHYCompleted★★★★Protection Net on Apple Tree in IndiaGP01VHQCompleted★★★★Apple Tree in IndiaGP01XY7Completed★★★★Apple Farmer in IndiaGP01XY5Completed★★★★Apple Farmer in IndiaGP01VHPCompleted★★★★View AllGP01VHZCherry Farmer in IndiaBasant Lal is a cherry farmer and explains: "Cherries are not very dark in color due to climate change and erratic weather. Now we have to cover our cherry trees with nets in order to protect them from hailstorm."Locations:Asia-Himachal Pradesh-IndiaDate:23 May, 2009Credit:© Greenpeace / Peter CatonMaximum size:4872px X 6496pxKeywords:Agriculture-Cherries-Cherry (Tree)-Climate (campaign title)-Climate change impacts-Farmers-KWCI (GPI)-Local population-Low angle view-Men-One person-Protective equipment-Rural scenes-Traditional clothingShoot:Climate Voices from Farmers in IndiaAmong many others in India and elsewhere, apple farmers are being heavily affected by climate change impacts. Due to global warming, erratic weather patterns have decimated the apple production affecting the local economy. New hail phenomena is destroying the harvests and the farmers are increasingly having to use protection nets over their trees.