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Volume 138, issue C, 2015

Assessing the SIMDualKc model for estimating evapotranspiration of hot pepper grown in a solar greenhouse in Northwest China pp. 1-9 Downloads
Rangjian Qiu, Taisheng Du, Shaozhong Kang, Renqiang Chen and Laosheng Wu
Economics of nutrient management systems for compliance with phosphorus regulations: Method and case study pp. 10-17 Downloads
Janelle Mann and Charles Grant
Coordination of perishable crop production using auction mechanisms pp. 18-30 Downloads
A. Nicholas Mason and J. Rene Villalobos
Using a team survey to improve team communication for enhanced delivery of agro-climate decision support tools pp. 31-37 Downloads
Linda S. Prokopy, Chad Hart, Raymond Massey, Melissa Widhalm, Jenna Klink, Jeffrey Andresen, James Angel, Thomas Blewett, Otto C. Doering, Roger Elmore, Benjamin M. Gramig, Patrick Guinan, Beth L. Hall, Atul Jain, Cody L. Knutson, Maria Carmen Lemos, Lois Wright Morton, Dev Niyogi, Rebecca Power, Martha D. Shulski, Carol X. Song, Eugene S. Takle and Dennis Todey
Environmental impact of Agaricus bisporus mycelium production pp. 38-45 Downloads
F.J. Leiva, J.C. Saenz-Díez, E. Martínez, E. Jiménez and J. Blanco
Management opportunities for boosting productivity of cool-temperate dairy farms under climate change pp. 46-54 Downloads
David C. Phelan, Matthew T. Harrison, Ernst P. Kemmerer and David Parsons
Analysis of animal monitoring technologies in Germany from an innovation system perspective pp. 55-65 Downloads
M. Busse, W. Schwerdtner, R. Siebert, A. Doernberg, A. Kuntosch, B. König and W. Bokelmann
Modeling crop rotation in agricultural LCAs — Challenges and potential solutions pp. 66-76 Downloads
Gerhard Brankatschk and Matthias Finkbeiner
Economic feasibility of sugar and ethanol production in Brazil under alternative future prices outlook pp. 77-87 Downloads
Marcelo L. Rezende and James W. Richardson
Integrated manure management to reduce environmental impact: II. Environmental impact assessment of strategies pp. 88-99 Downloads
J.W. De Vries, C.M. Groenestein, J.J. Schröder, W.B. Hoogmoed, W. Sukkel, P.W.G. Groot Koerkamp and I.J.M. De Boer
Assessment of functional forms of crop yield loss models of invasive plant species applied in decision support tools and bioeconomic modelling pp. 100-115 Downloads
Bhubaneswor Dhakal and Joe Scanlan

Volume 137, issue C, 2015

Optimizing ration formulation as a strategy for greenhouse gas mitigation in intensive dairy production systems pp. 1-11 Downloads
James Hawkins, Alfons Weersink, Claudia Wagner-Riddle and Glenn Fox
Modelling farmer decision-making to anticipate tradeoffs between provisioning ecosystem services and biodiversity pp. 12-23 Downloads
E.E. Guillem, D. Murray-Rust, D.T. Robinson, A. Barnes and M.D.A. Rounsevell
Production potential of Lentil (Lens culinaris Medik.) in East Africa pp. 24-38 Downloads
Michel Edmond Ghanem, Hélène Marrou, Chandrashekhar Biradar and Thomas R. Sinclair
Applying a transdisciplinary process to define a research agenda in a smallholder irrigated farming system in South Africa pp. 39-50 Downloads
Constansia Musvoto, Nathaniel Mason, Nebo Jovanovic, Jochen Froebrich, Jane Tshovhote, Mpho Nemakhavhani and Themba Khabe
Simulation study of the impact of changed cropping practices in conventional and GM maize on weeds and associated biodiversity pp. 51-63 Downloads
Jana Bürger, Henri Darmency, Sylvie Granger, Sébastien H.M. Guyot, Antoine Messéan and Nathalie Colbach
Quantification of greenhouse gas emissions for carbon neutral farming in the Southeastern USA pp. 64-75 Downloads
Carlos M.M. Eleto Torres, Marta M. Kohmann and Clyde W. Fraisse
A systematic approach for assessing spatially and temporally differentiated opportunity costs of biodiversity conservation measures in grasslands pp. 76-88 Downloads
Melanie Mewes, Martin Drechsler, Karin Johst, Astrid Sturm and Frank Wätzold
Higher energy concentration traits in perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) may increase profitability and improve energy conversion on dairy farms pp. 89-100 Downloads
C.I. Ludemann, R.J. Eckard, B.R. Cullen, J.L. Jacobs, B. Malcolm and K.F. Smith
Closing the technological gap of animal and crop production through technical assistance pp. 101-107 Downloads
Fernando Pacín and Martín Oesterheld
Farmer risk-aversion limits closure of yield and profit gaps: A study of nitrogen management in the southern Australian wheatbelt pp. 108-118 Downloads
M. Monjardino, T. McBeath, J. Ouzman, R. Llewellyn and B. Jones
The net contribution of dairy production to human food supply: The case of Austrian dairy farms pp. 119-125 Downloads
Paul Ertl, Hannes Klocker, Stefan Hörtenhuber, Wilhelm Knaus and Werner Zollitsch
Stochastic uncertainty and sensitivities of nitrogen flows on dairy farms in The Netherlands pp. 126-138 Downloads
Jouke Oenema, Saskia Burgers, Herman van Keulen and Martin van Ittersum
A comparison of farming practices and performance for wheat production in Haryana, India pp. 139-153 Downloads
D.R. Coventry, R.S. Poswal, Ashok Yadav, Amritbir Singh Riar, Yi Zhou, Anuj Kumar, Ramesh Chand, R.S. Chhokar, R.K. Sharma, V.K. Yadav, R.K. Gupta, Anil Mehta and J.A. Cummins
Motivations and attitudes influence farmers' willingness to participate in biodiversity conservation contracts pp. 154-165 Downloads
Romy Greiner
Improving crop production for food security and improved livelihoods on the East India Plateau. I. Rainfall-related risks with rice and opportunities for improved cropping systems pp. 166-179 Downloads
Peter S. Cornish, Dinabandhu Karmakar, Ashok Kumar, Sudipta Das and Barry Croke
Improving crop production for food security and improved livelihoods on the East India Plateau II. Crop options, alternative cropping systems and capacity building pp. 180-190 Downloads
Peter S. Cornish, Avijit Choudhury, Ashok Kumar, Sudipta Das, Kuntalika Kumbakhar, Shane Norrish and Shivendra Kumar
Quantifying crop water stress factors from soil water measurements in a limited irrigation experiment pp. 191-205 Downloads
S.A. Saseendran, T.J. Trout, L.R. Ahuja, L. Ma, G.S. McMaster, D.C. Nielsen, A.A. Andales, J.L. Chávez and J. Ham
Soil improvement and mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions for integrated crop–livestock systems: Case study assessment in the Pantanal savanna highland, Brazil pp. 206-219 Downloads
Luz Selene Buller, Ivan Bergier, Enrique Ortega, Anibal Moraes, Gustavo Bayma-Silva and Marilia Ribeiro Zanetti
Whole-farm economic and risk effects of conservation agriculture in a crop-livestock system in western China pp. 220-226 Downloads
Adam M. Komarek, LingLing Li and William D. Bellotti
Quantifying production losses due to drought and submergence of rainfed rice at the household level using remotely sensed MODIS data pp. 227-235 Downloads
Khondoker Mottaleb, Murali K. Gumma, Ashok Mishra and Samarendu Mohanty

Volume 136, issue C, 2015

Using agro-environmental models to design a sustainable benchmark for the sustainable value method pp. 1-13 Downloads
Paolo Merante, Steven Van Passel and Cesare Pacini
Possible implications of dietary changes on nutrient fluxes, environment and land use in Austria pp. 14-29 Downloads
S. Thaler, M. Zessner, M. Weigl, H. Rechberger, K. Schilling and H. Kroiss
Impacts of agricultural water interventions on farm income: An example from the Kothapally watershed, India pp. 30-38 Downloads
L. Karlberg, K.K. Garg, J. Barron and S.P. Wani
Organic agriculture values and practices in Portugal and Italy pp. 39-45 Downloads
Isabel Dinis, Livia Ortolani, Riccardo Bocci and Cláudia Brites
Eco-efficient production of spring barley in a changed climate: A Life Cycle Assessment including primary data from future climate scenarios pp. 46-60 Downloads
Monia Niero, Cathrine H. Ingvordsen, Pirjo Peltonen-Sainio, Marja Jalli, Michael F. Lyngkjær, Michael Z. Hauschild and Rikke B. Jørgensen
Organic versus conventional systems in viticulture: Comparative effects on spiders and carabids in vineyards and adjacent forests pp. 61-69 Downloads
Enrico Caprio, Beatrice Nervo, Marco Isaia, Gianni Allegro and Antonio Rolando
Increasing the cost-effectiveness of EU agri-environment policy measures through evaluation of farm and field-level environmental and economic performance pp. 70-78 Downloads
G. Cesare Pacini, Paolo Merante, Giulio Lazzerini and Steven Van Passel
Science for food, climate protection and welfare: An economic analysis of plant breeding research in Germany pp. 79-84 Downloads
Hermann Lotze-Campen, Harald von Witzke, Steffen Noleppa and Gerald Schwarz
The profitability of harvesting grass silages at early maturity stages: An analysis of dairy farming systems in Norway pp. 85-95 Downloads
O. Flaten, A.K. Bakken and Å.T. Randby
Toward sustainable coffee production in Vietnam: More coffee with less water pp. 96-105 Downloads
Upali A. Amarasinghe, Chu Thai Hoanh, D'haeze, Dave and Tran Quoc Hung
Substitution of corn silage with sorghum silages in lactating cow diets: In vivo methane emission and global warming potential of milk production pp. 106-113 Downloads
Stefania Colombini, Maddalena Zucali, Luca Rapetti, G. Matteo Crovetto, Anna Sandrucci and Luciana Bava
Dry sowing increases farm level wheat yields but not production risks in a Mediterranean environment pp. 114-124 Downloads
Andrew L. Fletcher, Michael J. Robertson, Doug G. Abrecht, Darshan L. Sharma and Dean P. Holzworth
Effects of technical interventions on flexibility of farming systems in Burkina Faso: Lessons for the design of innovations in West Africa pp. 125-137 Downloads
Nadine Andrieu, Katrien Descheemaeker, Thierry Sanou and Eduardo Chia
Improving greenhouse gas emissions intensities of subtropical and tropical beef farming systems using Leucaena leucocephala pp. 138-146 Downloads
Matthew T. Harrison, Chris McSweeney, Nigel W. Tomkins and Richard J. Eckard

Volume 135, issue C, 2015

Managing greenhouse gas emissions in two major dairy regions of New Zealand: A system-level evaluation pp. 1-9 Downloads
Alfredo A. Adler, Graeme J. Doole, Alvaro J. Romera and Pierre C. Beukes
Dynamic changes in spatial competition for the nitrogen fertilizer industry in the United States pp. 10-19 Downloads
William Wilson, Sumadhur Shakya and Bruce Dahl
An analysis of the socio-economic factors influencing the adoption of conservation agriculture as a climate change mitigation activity in Australian dryland grain production pp. 20-30 Downloads
Jean-Francois Rochecouste, Paul Dargusch, Donald Cameron and Carl Smith
Parameter and uncertainty estimation for maize, peanut and cotton using the SALUS crop model pp. 31-47 Downloads
K.A. Dzotsi, B. Basso and J.W. Jones
When do I want to know and why? Different demands on sugarcane yield predictions pp. 48-56 Downloads
Felipe Ferreira Bocca, Luiz Henrique Antunes Rodrigues and Nilson Antonio Modesto Arraes
The financial implications of converting farmland to state-supported environmental plantings in the Darling Downs region, Queensland pp. 57-65 Downloads
Tek Narayan Maraseni and Geoff Cockfield
Leverages for on-farm innovation from farm typologies? An illustration for family-based dairy farms in north-west Michoacán, Mexico pp. 66-76 Downloads
José Cortez-Arriola, Walter A.H. Rossing, Ricardo D. Améndola Massiotti, Johannes M.S. Scholberg, Jeroen C.J. Groot and Pablo Tittonell
Resource use assessment of an agricultural system from a life cycle perspective – a dairy farm as case study pp. 77-89 Downloads
Sophie Huysveld, Veerle Van linden, Steven De Meester, Nico Peiren, Hilde Muylle, Ludwig Lauwers and Jo Dewulf
Evaluation of the DSSAT-CSM for simulating yield and soil organic C and N of a long-term maize and wheat rotation experiment in the Loess Plateau of Northwestern China pp. 90-104 Downloads
Zhuo Ting Li, J.Y. Yang, C.F. Drury and G. Hoogenboom
Long-term reduction of nitrogen fertilizer use through knowledge training in rice production in China pp. 105-111 Downloads
Jikun Huang, Zhurong Huang, Xiangping Jia, Ruifa Hu and Cheng Xiang
Application of partial order ranking to identify enhancement potentials for the provision of selected ecosystem services by different land use strategies pp. 112-121 Downloads
Penka Tsonkova, Christian Böhm, Ansgar Quinkenstein and Dirk Freese
Information networks that generate economic value: A study on clusters of adopters of new or improved technologies and practices among oil palm growers in Mexico pp. 122-132 Downloads
Norman Aguilar-Gallegos, Manrrubio Muñoz-Rodríguez, Horacio Santoyo-Cortés, Jorge Aguilar-Ávila and Laurens Klerkx
Sustainable intensification in drylands: What resilience and vulnerability can tell us pp. 133-140 Downloads
Lance W. Robinson, Polly J. Ericksen, Sabrina Chesterman and Jeffrey S. Worden
A conceptual study of value chain analysis as a tool for assessing a veterinary surveillance system for poultry in Great Britain pp. 143-158 Downloads
Richard M. Irvine
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