Tropical Plant Production and Agricultural Systems Modelling

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LUSci - Integrative Land Use Science for Sustainable Development:
University of Göttingen submits full proposals for four Clusters of Excellence
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Research Module 3: Integrated land use experiments at farm level
PIs: R. Rötter, J. Isselstein, K. Kis-Katos, C. Paul, E. Veldkamp

Field Crops Research Virtual Special Issue
Impacts of extreme weather on crop production: modelling and experimentation edited by Kurt-Christian Kersebaum and Reimund P. Rötter
See all Papers: FCR Virtual Special Issue

MACSUR in collaboration with AgMIP has produced a (virtual) Special Issue of Agricultural Systems, selected papers presented at iCROPM2016, Berlin.
Guest Editors are Claas Nendel (ZALF) and Reimund P. Rötter (University of Göttingen).
Please, check on papers at: SCIENCEDIRECT

Impacts World 2017 Conference: Download the Presentation (Plenary Session 1) by Prof. R. P. Rötter
"State of the art in crop modelling for climate-impact research"

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Upcoming events

Tropentag 2018TROPENTAG GHENT 2018

Annual interdisciplinary conference on Research in tropical and subtropical agriculture, Natural Resource Management and Rural Development

September 17-19, 2018
Ghent University
Ghent, Belgium

ICA2018 12th International Conference on Agrophysics: Soil, Plant & Climate

September 17-19 2018
Lublin, Poland

4th National Conference on Global Change
03 - 06 December 2018

The Department of Science and Technology and the National Research Foundation, in partnership with the University of Limpopo and the Limpopo Provincial Government, are organising a four‐day National Conference on Global Change.


Past events

News PBE2018Plant Biology Europe 2018

June 18-21

Guest Lecture: Dr. rer. hort. Dr. rer. nat. habil. K.-C. Kersebaum
Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF)

"Implementing pest and disease impacts in wheat growth models: Present status and roadmap for improvement."

6th June 2018
at 17:00

University of Goettingen
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Grisebachstraße 6
room 3.143

Opening ceremony of the "Lehr- und Versuchsstation Göttingen"

We will celebrate the foundation with an opening ceremony. Therefor, the Department for Crop Sciences invites everyone who`s interested.

30th May 2018
Starts at 2:00pm
Versuchsstation Reinshof


The 4th World Cocoa Conference
22-25 April 2018
Berlin, Germany

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24-26 April 2018
San José, Costa Rica

Guest lecture: Jun.-Prof. Dr. Michaela Dippold
Biogeochemistry of Agroecosystems, Department of Crop Sciences, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Georg-August-University Göttingen

"More Crop per Drop for Sub-Saharan Africa: Key Rhizosphere Traits to Overcome Multiple Resource Limitation"

1st February 2018
University of Göttingen, Germany
Faculty of Agricultural Sciences