Gupta Raj, Benbi DK, Abrol IP, Ecological Significance of Residues Retention for Sustainability of Agriculture in the Semi-arid Tropics, Journal of Agronomy Research, Volume 3, Issue 4, 2021, Pages 9-30, ISSN 2639-3166, https://doi.org/10.14302/issn.2639-3166.jar-21-3822. (https://openaccesspub.orgjar/article/1640) Keywords: Aggregate stability; carbon sequestration; conservation agriculture; Crop residue; carbon sequestration; conservation agriculture; soil erosion; land degradation neutrality; straw burning; soil C pools; soil erosion