ZEF theme: Land, water, food and energy

2020

Abebaw, D., Admassie, A., Kassa, H. and Padoch, C..  2020.  Can Rural Outmigration Improve Household Food Security? Empirical Evidence from Ethiopia.  World Development, 129 : 1-11 .
Akoto DS, Partey ST, Denich M, Kwaku M, Borgemeister C & Schmitt CB.  2020.  Towards bamboo agroforestry development in Ghana: evaluation of crop performance, soil properties and economic benefit.  Agroforestry Systems, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10457-020-00493-7 . (Open Access)  Download [PDF]
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Aye Mya Mon, Yinxian Shi, Xuefei Yang, Pyae Phyo Hein, Thaung Naing Oo, Cory W. Whitney, Yongping Yang.  2020.  The uses of fig (Ficus) by five ethnic minority communities in Southern Shan State, Myanmar.  16(5) : 14 . (Open Access)  Download [PDF | 1.81MB]
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Betancur B., J. C. Loaiza-Usuga, M. Denich and C. Borgemeister.  2020.  Changes of Technosol properties and vegetation structure along a chronosequence of dredged sediment deposition in areas with alluvial gold mining in Colombia.  Journal of Soils and Sediments, DOI: 10.1007/s11368-019-02551-9 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Biber-Freudenberger, L., C. Ergeneman, J.J. Förster, T. Dietz and J. Börner.  2020.  Bioeconomy futures: Expectation patterns of scientists and practitioners on the sustainability of bio‐based transformation.  Sustainable Development, https://doi.org/10.1002/sd.2072 : 1-16 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Bonuedi, I., Kamasa, K., & and Opoku, EEO..  2020.  Enabling trade across borders and food security in Africa.  Food Security, : 1-20 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Bukari K.N., S. Bukari, P. Sow and J. Scheffran.  2020.  Diversity and Multiple Drivers of Pastoral Fulani Migration to Ghana.  Nomadic Peoples, 24 (1) : 4-31 . Further Information
Callo-Concha, D., Jaenicke, H., Schmitt, C. and Denich, M..  2020.  Food and Non-Food Biomass Production, Processing and Use in sub-Saharan Africa: Towards a Regional Bioeconomy.  Sustainability, 12 (5) . (Open Access)  Further Information
FAO.  2020.  Second rapid assessment of food and nutrition security in the context of COVID-19 in Bangladesh: May – July 2020. https://doi.org/10.4060/cb1018en.  Further Information
FAO.  2020.  Rapid assessment of food and nutrition security in the context of COVID-19 in Bangladesh.  Further Information
Fernandez, Eduardo, Cory Whitney, and Eike Luedeling.  2020.  The Importance of Chill Model Selection — a Multi-Site Analysis.  European Journal of Agronomy, 119 : 126103 . Further Information
Guimapi, R.A., S.A. Mohamed, S. Ekesi, L. Biber-Freudenberger, C. Borgemeister, H. Tonnang.  2020.  Optimizing spatial positioning of traps in the context of integrated pest management.  Ecological Complexity, 41 .
Habel JC, Nzau JM, Apfelbeck B, Bendzko T, Fischer C, Kimatu JN, Mwakumanya MA, Maghenda M, Mulwa RK, Rieckmann M, Shauri H, Teucher M & Schmitt CB..  2020.  Land scarcity, communication gaps and institutional confusions influence the loss of biodiversity in south-eastern Kenya.  Biodiversity and Conservation, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10531-020-02043-0 : 1-7 . Further Information
Hoa Do, Eike Luedeling, and Cory Whitney.  2020.  Decision Analysis of Agroforestry Options Reveals Adoption Risks for Resource-Poor Farmers.  Agronomy for Sustainable Development, 40(3) . (Open Access)  Further Information
Jalil, A., Akhtar, F., Awan, U.K.  2020.  Evaluation of the AquaCrop model for winter wheat under different irrigation optimization strategies at the downstream Kabul River Basin of Afghanistan.  Agricultural Water Management, 240 . Further Information
Mango, N., C. Makate, L. Tamene, P. Mponela and G. Ndengu.  2020.  Impact of the adoption of conservation practices on cereal consumption in a maize-based farming system in the Chinyanja Triangle, Southern Africa.  Sustainable Futures , 2, DOI: 10.1016/j.sftr.2020.100014 . Further Information
Marius Ruett, Cory Whitney, Eike Luedeling.  2020.  Data and scripts: Model-based evaluation of management options in ornamental plant nurseries.  (Open Acess) Download [PDF]
Mensah, M., and Fosu-Mensah, B. Y.  2020.  Agriculture and gender roles in the semi-arid region of Ghana.  West African Journal of Applied Ecology, 28 .
Mponela P., Villamor G.B., Snapp S., Tamene L., Le Q.B., Borgemeister C..  2020.  The role of women empowerment and labour dependency on adoption of integrated soil fertility management in Malawi.  Soil Use and Management, DOI: 10.1111/sum.12627 . (Open Access)  Further Information
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Mwangi, V., Owuor, S., Kiteme, B., & Kirui, O.K.  2020.  Linking Household Food Security and Food Value Chains in North West Mt. Kenya..  Sustainability, 12 : 4999 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Nafi, E., H. Webber, I. Danso, J.B. Naab, M. Frei and T. Gaiser.  2020.  Can reduced tillage buffer the future climate warming effects on maize yield in different soil types of West Africa?.  Soil & Tillage Research, 205 . Further Information
Nafi, E., H. Webber, I. Danso, J.B. Naab, M. Frei, T. Gaiser.  2020.  Can reduced tillage buffer the future climate warming effects on maize yield in different soil types of West Africa?.  Soil and Tillage Research, 205 : DOI: 10.1016/j.still.2020.104767 . Further Information
Oliveira, J.B.; Quartucci, F..  2020.  Dinâmica horizontal do fósforo e potássio no solo em função da adubação mineral e organomineral. In: In: VIII Congresso Virtual de Agronomia. Conference Proceedings 2018. 
Pariyar, S., S. Dadshani, C.B. Oyiga, J. Leon, A.A. Dababat and F.M.W. Grundler.  2020.  Dissecting the genetic complexity of fusarium crown rot resistance in wheat.  Nature Research Scientific Reports 10, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-60190-4 .
Piñeiro, V., Arias, J. and Dürr, J. et al..  2020.  A scoping review on incentives for adoption of sustainable agricultural practices and their outcomes.  Nature Sustainability, 3 : 809-820 . (Open Access)  Review
Rosa Da Conceição H. and Börner J.  2020.  Understanding Adoption and Design of Incentive-Based Forest Conservation Policies: A Case Study of the SISA Program in Acre, Brazil.  In: Fuders F., Donoso P. (eds.): Ecological Economic and Socio Ecological Strategies for Forest Conservation. Springer, Cham. 
Ruett, M., C. Whitney and E. Luedeling.  2020.  Model-based evaluation of management options in ornamental plant nurseries.  Cleaner Production, . (Open Access)  Further Information
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Saiful Islam, AH, Md and M.R. Hasan.  2020.  Characterization of the aquafeed sub-sector in Kyrgyz Republic: A value chain analysis. Aquaculture.  Aquaculture, DOI: 10.1016/j.aquaculture.2020.735149 . Further Information
Shrestha, S., M. Becker, J.P.A. Lamers and M.A. Wimmer.  2020.  Diagnosis of Zinc and Boron availability in emerging vegetable‐based crop rotations in Nepal.  Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, https://doi.org/10.1002/jpln.202000020 . (Open Access)  Further Information
Shrestha, S., M. Becker, J.P.A. Lamers and M.A. Wimmer.  2020.  Boron and zinc fertilizer applications are essential in emerging vegetable‐based crop rotations in Nepal.  Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, doi/full/10.1002/jpln.202000151 . Further Information
Tigist Araya Gessesse, A. Khamzina. G. Gebresamuel and W. Amelung.  2020.  Terrestrial carbon stocks following 15 years of integrated watershed management intervention in semi-arid Ethiopia.  Catena, 190, DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2020.104543 . Further Information
Veridiano, R.K.; Schröder, J.M.; Come, R.; Baldos, A.; Günter, S.  2020.  Towards Forest Landscape Restoration Programs in the Philippines: Evidence from Logged Forests and Mixed-Species Plantations.  Environments, 7(3) : 22 . (Open Access)  Download [PDF]
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von Braun J..  2020.  Welternährung und Klimaschutz – was wir in Deutschland dafür tun sollten.  Die Politische Meinung, 560 : 91-95 .
Yingfeng Bi, Cory Whitney, Jianwen Li, Jingchao Yang, Xuefei Yang.  2020.  Spring Moisture Availability Is the Major Limitation for Pine Forest Productivity in Southwest China.  Forests, 11 : 446 . (Open Access)  Download [PDF | 920.03KB]

2019

A. Reichhuber, N. Gerber, A. Mirzabaev, M. Svoboda, A. López Santos, V. Graw, R. Stefanski, J. Davies, A. Vuković, M.A. Fernández García, C. Fiati and X. Jia.  2019.  The Land-Drought Nexus: Enhancing the Role of Land-Based Interventions in Drought Mitigation and Risk Management. A Report of the Science-Policy Interface.  United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD). Bonn, Germany.
Aidoo, O.W., Tanga, C.M., Paris, T.M., Allan, S.A., Mohamed, S.A., Khamis, F.M., Sétamou, M., Borgemeister, C. and S. Ekesi.  2019.  Size and shape analysis of Trioza erytreae Del Guercio (Hemiptera: Triozidae), vector of citrus huanglongbing disease.  Pest. Manag. Sc., 75 : 760-771 . Review
Akhtar F. and U. Shah.  2019.  Emerging Water Scarcity Issues and Challenges in Afghanistan.  In: A. Ranjan (eds.): Water Issues in Himalayan South Asia: Internal Challenges, Disputes and Transboundary Tensions. Palgrave Macmillan, Singapore.  Further Information
Algieri B. and A. Leccadito.  2019.  Price volatility and speculative activities in futures commodity markets: A combination of combinations of p-values test.  Journal of Commodity Markets , 13 : 40-54 .
Algieri B. and M. Kalkuhl.  2019.  Efficiency and Forecast Performance of Commodity Futures Markets.  American Journal of Business and Administration, DOI: 10.3844/ajebasp.2019 . Further Information
Amondo E., F. Simtowe, D. B. Rahut and O. Erenstein.  2019.  Productivity and production risk effects of adopting drought-tolerant maize varieties in Zambia.  International Journal of Climate Change Strategies and Management, . (Open Access)  Further Information