Understanding Options for Agricultural Production

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ISBN: 978-90-481-4940-7 (Print) 978-94-017-3624-4 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-7

    Overview of IBSNAT

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    Pages 9-39

    Data for model operation, calibration, and evaluation

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    Pages 41-54

    Soil water balance and plant water stress

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    Pages 55-77

    Nitrogen balance and crop response to nitrogen in upland and lowland cropping systems

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    Pages 79-98

    Cereal growth, development and yield

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    Pages 99-128

    The CROPGRO model for grain legumes

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    Pages 129-156

    Modeling growth and development of root and tuber crops

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    Pages 157-177

    Decision support system for agrotechnology transfer: DSSAT v3

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    Pages 179-188

    Modeling and crop improvement

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    Pages 189-204

    Simulation as a tool for improving nitrogen management

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    Pages 205-220

    The use of a crop simulation model for planning wheat irrigation in Zimbabwe

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    Pages 221-266

    Simulation of pest effects on crops using coupled pest-crop models: the potential for decision support

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    Pages 267-292

    The use of crop models for international climate change impact assessment

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    Pages 293-311

    Evaluation of land resources using crop models and a GIS

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    Pages 313-327

    The simulation of cropping sequences using DSSAT

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    Pages 329-345

    Risk assessment and food security

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    Pages 347-365

    Incorporating farm household decision-making within whole farm models

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    Pages 367-381

    Network management and information dissemination for agrotechnology transfer

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    Pages 383-388

    Crop simulation models as an educational tool

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    Pages 389-392

    Synthesis

  22. Back Matter

    Pages 393-400