Tropical Plant Production and Agricultural Systems Modelling

Research


Our goal is to conduct research and research-oriented training to further the understanding of the functioning of major tropical plant production systems in a changing environment



Analytical Framework -
Tropical Plant Production and Agricultural Systems Modelling (TROPAGS)

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Research foci:


  • Ex ante and ex post analysis of different technological innovations

  • Assessment of climate induced risks to crop production and food security

  • Adaptation to climate change and mitigation options

  • Experimentation, crop model improvement, evaluation and uncertentiy analysis

  • Integrated analysis of agricultural systems and food security from farm up to global scales