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Volume 93, issue 1-3, 2007

Environmental impact and economic benefits of site-specific nutrient management (SSNM) in irrigated rice systems pp. 1-24 Downloads
M.F. Pampolino, .J. Manguiat, S. Ramanathan, H.C. Gines, P.S. Tan, T.T.N. Chi, R. Rajendran and R.J. Buresh
The value of climate information when farm programs matter pp. 25-42 Downloads
Victor E. Cabrera, David Letson and Guillermo Podesta
A conceptual framework for the improvement of crop water productivity at different spatial scales pp. 43-60 Downloads
B. A.M. Bouman
The potential impact of climate change on the Australian wool industry by 2030 pp. 61-89 Downloads
K.J. Harle, S.M. Howden, L.P. Hunt and M. Dunlop
The impact of water and agriculture policy scenarios on irrigated farming systems in Italy: An analysis based on farm level multi-attribute linear programming models pp. 90-114 Downloads
Fabio Bartolini, Guido Bazzani, V. Gallerani, Meri Raggi and Davide Viaggi
Time scales as a factor in decision-making by French farmers on weed management in annual crops pp. 115-142 Downloads
Karen Mace, Pierre Morlon, Nicolas Munier-Jolain and Lionel Quere
Segmenting farms for analysing agricultural trajectories: A case study of the Navarra region in Spain pp. 143-169 Downloads
Belen Iraizoz, Matthew Gorton and Sophia Davidova
Coordination in irrigation systems: An analysis of the Lansing-Kremer model of Bali pp. 170-190 Downloads
Marco A. Janssen
Climate change affects farm nitrogen loss - A Swiss case study with a dynamic farm model pp. 191-214 Downloads
S. Dueri, P.L. Calanca and J. Fuhrer
Boserup versus Malthus revisited: Evolution of farming systems in northern Cote d'Ivoire pp. 215-228 Downloads
Matty Demont, Philippe Jouve, Johan Stessens and Eric Tollens
Simulation and quantification of pasture condition and animal performance on boreal grasslands in Alberta pp. 229-251 Downloads
N.T. Donkor, R.J. Hudson and E.W. Bork
Evaluating warm-season grass production in temperate-region pastures: A simulation approach pp. 252-268 Downloads
Michael S. Corson, C. Alan Rotz and R. Howard Skinner

Volume 92, issue 1-3, 2007

Homegardens of Andaman and Nicobar, India pp. 1-22 Downloads
C.B. Pandey, R.B. Rai, Lalita Singh and A.K. Singh
Operational forecasting of South African sugarcane production: Part 1 - System description pp. 23-38 Downloads
C.N. Bezuidenhout and A. Singels
Operational forecasting of South African sugarcane production: Part 2 - System evaluation pp. 39-51 Downloads
C.N. Bezuidenhout and A. Singels
Evaluation of productive rural land patterns with joint regard to the size, shape and dispersion of plots pp. 52-62 Downloads
X.P. Gonzalez, M.F. Marey and C.J. Alvarez
Exploring long-term land improvements under land tenure insecurity pp. 63-75 Downloads
Sami Myyrä, Kyosti Pietola and Markku Yli-Halla
Yield uncertainty at the field scale evaluated with multi-year satellite data pp. 76-90 Downloads
David B. Lobell, J. Ivan Ortiz-Monasterio and Walter P. Falcon
Exploring options for water savings in lowland rice using a modelling approach pp. 91-114 Downloads
P. Belder, B. A.M. Bouman and J.H.J. Spiertz
Modelling the effect of groundwater depth on yield-increasing interventions in rainfed lowland rice in Central Java, Indonesia pp. 115-139 Downloads
A.A. Boling, B. A.M. Bouman, T.P. Tuong, M.V.R. Murty and S.Y. Jatmiko
An assessment of collective action for pond management in Zhanghe Irrigation System (ZIS), China pp. 140-156 Downloads
Shahbaz Mushtaq, David Dawe, Hong Lin and Piedad Moya
Community attitudes towards water management in the Moore Catchment, Western Australia pp. 157-178 Downloads
Michael Burton, Sally Marsh and Josie Patterson
Modelling community interactions and social capital dynamics: The case of regional and rural communities of Australia pp. 179-200 Downloads
Yiheyis T. Maru, Ryan McAllister and Mark Stafford Smith
Impact pathway evaluation of an integrated Striga hermonthica control project in Northern Nigeria pp. 201-222 Downloads
Boru Douthwaite, Steffen Schulz, Adetunji S. Olanrewaju and Jim Ellis-Jones
An optimization model for the management of a South African game ranch pp. 223-239 Downloads
J.W. Joubert, M.K. Luhandjula, O. Ncube, G. le Roux and F. de Wet
IMPACT: Generic household-level databases and diagnostics tools for integrated crop-livestock systems analysis pp. 240-265 Downloads
M. Herrero, E. Gonzalez-Estrada, P.K. Thornton, C. Quiros, M.M. Waithaka, R. Ruiz and G. Hoogenboom
Economics of alternative simulated manual asparagus harvesting strategies pp. 266-294 Downloads
Tiziano Cembali, Raymond J. Folwell, Ray G. Huffaker, Jill McCluskey and Philip Wandschneider
Relevance of rest periods in non-equilibrium rangeland systems - A modelling analysis pp. 295-317 Downloads
Birgit Muller, Karin Frank and Christian Wissel
Productivity and soil fertility relationships in rice production systems, Bangladesh pp. 318-333 Downloads
Sanzidur Rahman and R.J. Parkinson

Volume 91, issue 3, 2006

Annual forecasting of the Australian macadamia crop - integrating tree census data with statistical climate-adjustment models pp. 159-170 Downloads
D.G. Mayer, R.A. Stephenson, K.H. Jones, K.J. Wilson, D.J.D. Bell, J. Wilkie, J.L. Lovatt and K.E. Delaney
Factors affecting soil quality changes in the North China Plain: A case study of Quzhou County pp. 171-188 Downloads
Jian Chen, Zhenrong Yu, Jinliang Ouyang and M.E.F. van Mensvoort
Exploring improved pesticide management in sub-tropical environments with GIS-supported fate modeling pp. 189-210 Downloads
Jorge O. Ares, Hector F. Del Valle and Jose A. Olinuck
Profit-maximizing seeding rates and replanting thresholds for soybean: Maturity group interactions in the Mid-South pp. 211-228 Downloads
Michael P. Popp, Jeffry T. Edwards, Larry C. Purcell and Patrick M. Manning
A note on the effect of farmer mental health on adoption: The case of agri-environment schemes pp. 229-241 Downloads
Barry Hounsome, Rhiannon T. Edwards and Gareth Edwards-Jones
P. Doelman, H.J.P. Eijsackers (Eds.), Vital Soil: Function, Value and Properties. Volume 29 of Developments in Soil Science, Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2004, 340 pp. Price: US$129.95 (hardback). ISBN 0-444-51772-3 pp. 242-244 Downloads
A.J. Franzluebbers
Corrigendum to: "Financial implications of recent declines in reproduction and survival of Holstein-Friesian cows in spring-calving Irish dairy herds" [Agricultural Systems 89 (2006) 165-183] pp. 245-246 Downloads
R.D. Evans, M. Wallace, L. Shalloo, D.J. Garrick and P. Dillon

Volume 91, issue 1-2, 2006

Multi-criteria policy scenario analysis for public regulation of irrigated agriculture pp. 1-28 Downloads
Laura Riesgo and Jose A. Gomez-Limon
Financial and economic suitability of agroforestry as an alternative to shifting cultivation: The case of the Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh pp. 29-50 Downloads
Golam Rasul and Gopal B. Thapa
The production efficiency of intercropping annual and perennial crops in southern Ethiopia: A comparison of distance functions and production frontiers pp. 51-70 Downloads
Arega D. Alene, Victor M. Manyong and James Gockowski
Exploring diversity of crop and soil management within smallholder African farms: A dynamic model for simulation of N balances and use efficiencies at field scale pp. 71-101 Downloads
P. Tittonell, P.A. Leffelaar, B. Vanlauwe, M.T. van Wijk and K.E. Giller
Economics of the impact of alternative rice cropping systems on subsistence farming: Whole-farm analysis in northern Ghana pp. 102-121 Downloads
Emmanuel K. Yiridoe, Augustine S. Langyintuo and Wilson Dogbe
Farm-level adoption of sorghum technologies in Tigray, Ethiopia pp. 122-134 Downloads
Nega Gebreselassie Wubeneh and J.H. Sanders
Evaluating the economic and environmental impact of environmental compensation payment policy under uniform and variable-rate nitrogen management pp. 135-153 Downloads
Johanna Link, Simone Graeff, William David Batchelor and Wilhelm Claupein
J.W. Kijne, R. Barker, D. Molden (Eds.). Water Productivity in Agriculture: Limits and Opportunities for Improvement, CAB International, Wallingford, UK, in association with the International Water Management Institute (IWMI), Sri Lanka, 2004, pp. 354, US$110 (hardback), ISBN 0-85199-669-8 pp. 154-155 Downloads
Wayne S. Meyer
Srinivas C. Rao and John Ryan, Challenges and Strategies of Dryland Agriculture, CSSA Special Publication 32, Crop Science Society of America - American Society of Agronomy, Madison, WI, USA (2004) ISBN 0-89118-554-2 pp. 434. Price: US$62.50 (paper back) pp. 155-157 Downloads
R. Louis Baumhardt

Volume 90, issue 1-3, 2006

Performance of CERES-Rice and CERES-Wheat models in rice-wheat systems: A review pp. 5-31 Downloads
J. Timsina and E. Humphreys
Assessing the options for upland livestock systems under CAP reform: Developing and applying a livestock systems model within whole-farm systems analysis pp. 32-61 Downloads
K.B. Matthews, .A. Wright, K. Buchan, D.A. Davies and G. Schwarz
Peasant emigration and land-use change at the watershed level: A GIS-based approach in Central Mexico pp. 62-78 Downloads
Erna Lopez, Gerardo Bocco, Manuel Mendoza, Alejandro Velazquez and J. Rogelio Aguirre-Rivera
Quantification of GHG emissions from sucker-beef production in Ireland pp. 79-98 Downloads
J.W. Casey and N.M. Holden
A simulation model to predict body weight gain in growing steers grazing tropical pastures pp. 99-111 Downloads
Beatriz Tobias C., German D. Mendoza M., Emilio Aranda ., Sergio Gonzalez M., Enrique Arjona S., Fernando Plata P. and Luis Vargas V.
Individual-based models in the analysis of disease transmission in plant production chains: An application to potato brown rot pp. 112-131 Downloads
Annemarie Breukers, Dirk L. Kettenis, Monique Mourits, Wopke van der Werf and Alfons Oude Lansink
Intensification or extensification? Factors affecting technology use in peri-urban lowlands along an agro-ecological gradient in West Africa pp. 132-158 Downloads
Olaf Erenstein
Climate change impacts on wheat production in a Mediterranean environment in Western Australia pp. 159-179 Downloads
Fulco Ludwig and Senthold Asseng
A rule-based method for the development of crop management systems applied to grain sorghum in south-western France pp. 180-201 Downloads
Philippe Debaeke, Jean-Marie Nolot and Didier Raffaillac
Epistics: A dynamic model to generate nitrogen fertilisation and irrigation schedules in apple orchards, with special attention to qualitative evaluation of the model pp. 202-225 Downloads
Thomas Nesme, Nadine Brisson, Francoise Lescourret, Stephane Bellon, Xavier Crete, Daniel Plenet and Robert Habib
Towards sustainable farming systems: Effectiveness and deficiency of the French procedure of sustainable agriculture pp. 226-242 Downloads
Mohamed Gafsi, Bruno Legagneux, Genevieve Nguyen and Patrice Robin
Bio-economic evaluation of farmers' perceptions of viable farms in western Kenya pp. 243-271 Downloads
M.M. Waithaka, P.K. Thornton, M. Herrero and K.D. Shepherd
New technologies, marketing strategies and public policy for traditional food crops: Millet in Niger pp. 272-292 Downloads
Tahirou Abdoulaye and John H. Sanders
Demand management of groundwater with monsoon forecasting pp. 293-311 Downloads
Casey Brown, Peter Rogers and Upmanu Lall
Environmental and cost efficiency of pesticide use in transgenic and conventional cotton production pp. 312-328 Downloads
Ada Wossink and Zulal S. Denaux
An entropy approach to spatial disaggregation of agricultural production pp. 329-347 Downloads
Liangzhi You and Stanley Wood
Biological Confinement of Genetically Engineered Organisms, Committee on Biological Confinement of Genetically Engineered Organisms, on Agriculture and Natural Resources, National Academies Press, Washington, DC, USA, pp. 255. Price US$ 42.95 (hardback). ISBN 0-309-09085-7 pp. 348-349 Downloads
Michael Lauer
S. Liang, Quantitative Remote Sensing of Land Surfaces, Wiley & Sons, Hoboken, NJ, USA (2004) ISBN 0-471-28166-2 534 pp. plus CD-ROM. Price US$150.00 (hard back) pp. 349-350 Downloads
M. Susan Moran
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