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Agricultural Systems

1976 - 2015

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Volume 69, issue 3, 2001

Simulation of water harvesting potential in rainfed ricelands using water balance model pp. 165-182 Downloads
B. Panigrahi, S. N. Panda and R. Mull
Tailoring agricultural extension to different production contexts: a user-friendly farm-household model to improve decision-making for participatory research pp. 183-198 Downloads
T. Bernet, O. Ortiz, R. D. Estrada, R. Quiroz and Scott Swinton
Robust parameter settings of evolutionary algorithms for the optimisation of agricultural systems models pp. 199-213 Downloads
D. G. Mayer, J. A. Belward and K. Burrage
The use of EPIC model to study the agroecological change during 93 years of farming transformation in the Argentine pampas pp. 215-234 Downloads
J. N. Bernardos, E. F. Viglizzo, Pierre-André Jouvet, F. A. Lertora, A. J. Pordomingo and F. D. Cid
Continual learning for agroforestry system design: university, NGO and farmer partnership in Minas Gerais, Brazil pp. 235-257 Downloads
. M. Cardoso, . Guijt, F. S. Franco, A. F. Carvalho and P. S. Ferreira Neto

Volume 69, issue 1-2, 2001

Process-based research in sustainable agricultural development: integrating social, economic and ecological perspectives pp. 1-3 Downloads
F. L. Sinclair
Towards a natural resource management paradigm for international agriculture: the example of agroforestry research pp. 5-25 Downloads
A. -M. N. Izac and P. A. Sanchez
Institutional and professional obstacles to a more effective research process for smallholder agriculture pp. 27-36 Downloads
M. Collinson
Assessing the adoption potential of agroforestry practices in sub-Saharan Africa pp. 37-62 Downloads
S. Franzel, R. Coe, P. Cooper, Frank Place and S. J. Scherr
Micro and macro-level approaches to modelling decision making pp. 63-83 Downloads
M. J. McGregor, M. F. Rola-Rubzen and R. Murray-Prior
Integrating research results into decision making about natural resource management at a catchment scale pp. 85-98 Downloads
Daniel Walker, S. G. Cowell and A. K. L. Johnson
Assessing sustainability of low-external-input farm management systems with the nutrient monitoring approach: a case study in Kenya pp. 99-118 Downloads
A. De Jager, D. Onduru, M. S. van Wijk, J. Vlaming and G. N. Gachini
Identifying social, economic and technical determinants of silvopastoral practices in temperate uplands: results of a survey in the Massif Central region of France pp. 119-135 Downloads
H. Rapey, Robert Lifran and A. Valadier
Continued innovation in a Cambodian rice-based farming system: farmer testing and recombination of new elements pp. 137-149 Downloads
S. Mak
On-farm seed priming: using participatory methods to revive and refine a key technology pp. 151-164 Downloads
D. Harris, A. K. Pathan, P. Gothkar, A. Joshi, W. Chivasa and P. Nyamudeza

Volume 68, issue 3, 2001

A systems approach for the estimation of the effects of land consolidation projects (LCPs): a model and its application pp. 179-195 Downloads
J. Castro Coelho, P. Aguiar Pinto and L. Mira da Silva
Managing forest biodiversity: a zero-one goal programming approach pp. 197-213 Downloads
M. Bertomeu and C. Romero
Typology of cereal-sheep farming systems in Castile-La Mancha (south-central Spain) pp. 215-232 Downloads
Rafael Caballero
An inter-seasonal agricultural water allocation system (SAWAS) pp. 233-252 Downloads
A. Z. Salman, E. K. Al-Karablieh and F. M. Fisher
Impacts of cropping systems on soil nitrogen storage and loss pp. 253-268 Downloads
D. D. Poudel, W. R. Horwath, J. P. Mitchell and S. R. Temple

Volume 68, issue 2, 2001

Spatial validation of crop models for precision agriculture pp. 97-112 Downloads
B. Basso, J. T. Ritchie, F. J. Pierce, R. P. Braga and J. W. Jones
A field practical approach for assessing biophysical sustainability of alternative agricultural systems pp. 113-135 Downloads
T. B. Sulser, M. L. Duryea, L. M. Frolich and E. Guevara-Cuaspud
Evaluation of an algorithm for predicting albedo in heliotropic crops pp. 137-150 Downloads
A. Weiss, T. J. Arkebauer and E. A. Walter-Shea
Calibration and use of CROPGRO-soybean model for improving soybean management under rainfed conditions pp. 151-173 Downloads
B. Ruiz-Nogueira, K. J. Boote and F. Sau
Agricultural extension and rural development: breaking out of traditions pp. 175-176 Downloads
M. Waithaka
Animal Welfare by Colin Spedding pp. 176-177 Downloads
D. Kennedy

Volume 68, issue 1, 2001

Risk management in the design of a feeding ration: a portfolio theory approach pp. 1-20 Downloads
J. M. Torres-Rojo
Organic farming and the sustainability of agricultural systems pp. 21-40 Downloads
Dan Rigby and D. Caceres
Estimation of the infiltration rate of a paddy field in Yun-Lin, Taiwan pp. 41-54 Downloads
Chen-Wuing Liu, Shih-Kai Chen, Shew-Wen Jou and Sheng-Feng Kuo
A model of mammalian energetics and growth: model development pp. 55-68 Downloads
. Vetharaniam, D. G. MCall, P. F. Fennessy and D. J. Garrick
A model of mammalian energetics and growth: model testing (sheep) pp. 69-91 Downloads
. Vetharaniam, D. G. McCall, P. F. Fennessy and D. J. Garrick
Statistical Experiment Design and Interpretation, an introduction with agricultural examples: C. Collins and F. Seeney. Wiley, Chichester, 1998, 280 pp. Price [pound sign]65.00 (hardback). ISBN 0 471 96006 3 pp. 93-94 Downloads
Harry Booltink
Agriculture, Fertilizers and the Environment: M. Laegreid, O.C. Bockman and O. Kaarstad. CABI Publishing in association with Norsk Hydro ASA, 1999, 294 pp. Price: $22.50 or US$40.00 (paperback). ISBN 0-85199-358-3 pp. 94-96 Downloads
Peter Thorburn

Volume 67, issue 3, 2001

Relating household characteristics to urban sheep keeping in West Africa pp. 139-152 Downloads
M. Siegmund-Schultze and B. Rischkowsky
Characterising objective profiles of Costa Rican dairy farmers pp. 153-179 Downloads
C. Solano, H. Leon, E. Perez and M. Herrero
Who makes farming decisions? A study of Costa Rican dairy farmers pp. 181-199 Downloads
C. Solano, H. Leon, E. Perez and M. Herrero
A multi-objective programming approach to feed ration balancing and nutrient management pp. 201-215 Downloads
Peter Tozer and Jeffrey Stokes

Volume 67, issue 2, 2001

Application of simulation technique to activity-based costing of agricultural systems: a case study pp. 71-82 Downloads
Tzong-Ru Lee and Jui-Sheng Kao
On-farm assessment of regional and seasonal variation in sunflower yield in Argentina pp. 83-103 Downloads
J. L. Mercau, V. O. Sadras, E. H. Satorre, C. Messina, C. Balbi, M. Uribelarrea and A. J. Hall
Modeling cropping strategies to improve human nutrition in Uganda pp. 105-120 Downloads
B. D. McIntyre, D. R. Bouldin, G. H. Urey and F. Kizito
Effects of the measures envisaged in "Agenda 2000" on arable crop producers and beef and veal producers: an application of Positive Mathematical Programming to representative farms of a Spanish region pp. 121-138 Downloads
L. Judez, C. Chaya, S. Martinez and A. A. Gonzalez

Volume 67, issue 1, 2001

Logistic modelling to identify and monitor local land management systems pp. 1-20 Downloads
A. Gobin, P. Campling and J. Feyen
Recommendation for fertilizer application for soils via qualitative reasoning pp. 21-30 Downloads
L. A. M. Palhares de Melo, D. J. Bertioli, E. V. M. Cajueiro and R. C. Bastos
The origin and hazard of inputs to crop protection in organic farming systems: are they sustainable? pp. 31-47 Downloads
G. Edwards-Jones and O. Howells
Biophysical and economic tradeoffs of intercropping timber with food crops in the Philippine uplands pp. 49-69 Downloads
T. M. Nissen, D. J. Midmore and A. G. Keeler

Volume 66, issue 3, 2000

Index pp. IX-XI Downloads
Prioritizing greenhouse gas emission mitigation measures for agriculture pp. 145-166 Downloads
S. N. Kulshreshtha, B. Junkins and R. Desjardins
Quantifying the environmental impact of production in agriculture and horticulture in The Netherlands: which emissions do we need to consider? pp. 167-189 Downloads
J. C. Pluimers, C. Kroeze, E. J. Bakker, H. Challa and L. Hordijk
The farmer as service provider: the demand for agricultural commodities and equine services pp. 191-204 Downloads
Alastair Bailey, N. Williams, M. Palmer and R. Geering
Pillar of Sand. Can the Irrigation Miracle Last?: S. Postel; WW Norton & Company, New York, and World Watch Institute, 1999, 320 pages, paperback, ISBN 0-393-31937-7, $13.95 pp. 205-206 Downloads
R. Rabbinge

Volume 66, issue 2, 2000

Incorporating tillage effects into a soybean model pp. 69-98 Downloads
A. A. Andales, W. D. Batchelor, C. E. Anderson, D. E. Farnham and D. K. Whigham
Quantifying trade-offs between pest sampling time and precision in commercial IPM sampling programs pp. 99-113 Downloads
E. M. Cullen, F. G. Zalom, M. L. Flint and E. E. Zilbert
Effect of risk perspective on fertilizer choice by sharecroppers pp. 115-128 Downloads
Krishna Paudel, Luanne Lohr and N. R. Martin
Quantitative assessment of improved rice variety adoption: the farmer's perspective pp. 129-144 Downloads
S. Sall, D. Norman and Allen Featherstone

Volume 66, issue 1, 2000

Summing up dynamics: modelling biological processes in variable temperature scenarios pp. 1-15 Downloads
L. M. M. Tijskens and F. Verdenius
Risk and agricultural systems in northern Cote d'Ivoire pp. 17-32 Downloads
A. A. Adesina and A. D. Ouattara
Use of evolutionary methods for bioeconomic optimization models: an application to fisheries pp. 33-49 Downloads
S. Mardle and Sean Pascoe
Modeling changes in farming systems with the adoption of improved fallows in southern Mali pp. 51-68 Downloads
B. Kaya, P. E. Hildebrand and P. K. R. Nair
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