Knowledge for a sustainable world

Development Programme:
Sustainable Agricultural Intensification
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  • Arnold, S. E. J., Bridgemohan, P., Perry, G. B., Spinelli, G. R., Pierre, B., Murray, F., ... & Belmain, S. R. (2018). The significance of climate in the pollinator dynamics of a tropical agroforestry system. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 254, 1-9.
  • Büchi, Lucie, Marina Wendling, Camille Amossé, Magdalena Necpalova, Raphaël Charles (2018) Importance of cover crops in alleviating negative effects of reduced soil tillage and promoting soil fertility in a winter wheat cropping system. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment 256, 92-104. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2018.01.005
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  • Trejo, C., Else, M.A., Atkinson*, C.J. (2018). Responses of seminal wheat seedling roots to soil water deficits. Journal of Plant Physiology 223, 105-114, DOI: 10.1016/j.jplph.2018.03.002
  • Haggar J; Soto G; Casanoves F; de Melo Virginio E (2017) Environmental-economic trade-offs and benefits on sustainably certified coffee farms. Ecological Indicators 79: 330-337 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.04.023
  • Tippe D., Rodenburg J., van Ast A., Anten N.P.R., Dieng I., Kayeke J.M., Cissoko M., Bastiaans L. 2017. Delayed or early sowing: timing as parasitic weed control strategy in rice is species and ecosystem dependent. Field Crops Research 214, 14-24.
  • Schnabel F, Virginio Filho E d M., Xu S, Fisk I D, Roupsard O and Haggar J (2017) Shade trees: a determinant to the relative success of organic versus conventional coffee production. Agroforestry Systems DOI 10.1007/s10457-017-0100-y
  • Davies M.J., Harrison-Murray R., Atkinson C.J., Grant O.M. (2016). Application of deficit irrigation to container-grown hardy ornamental nursery stock via overhead irrigation compared to drip irrigation. Agricultural Water Management, 163, 244-254.
  • Labuschagne, L., Swanepoel, L.H., Taylor, P.J., Belmain, S.R. and Keith, M. (2016). Are avian predators effective biological control agents for rodent pest management in agricultural systems? Biological Control. 101: 94-102. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.biocontrol.2016.07.003
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