ZEF theme: Agriculture, land use, climate change


Aidoo, O.W., C.M. Tanga, F.M. Khamis, B.A. Rasowo, S.A. Mohamed, B.K. Badii, D.Salifu, S. Eksi and C. Borgemeister.  2018.  Host suitability and feeding preference of the African citrus triozid Trioza erytreae Del Guercio (Hemiptera: Triozidae), natural vector of “Candidatus Liberibacter africanus”.  J. Appl. Ent., : 1-9   . Further Information
Akhtar F., U.K. Awan, B. Tischbein and U.W. Liaqat.  2018.  Assessment of Irrigation Performance in Large River Basins under Data Scarce Environment—A Case of Kabul River Basin, Afghanistan.  Remote Sensing, 6(10)   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Akoto Sarfo D., Denich M., Partey ST, Frith O., Kwaku M, Mensah AA, Borgemeister C..  2018.  Socioeconomic indicators of bamboo use for agroforestry development in the dry semideciduous forest zone of Ghana.  Sustainability, 10, 2324   : doi:10.3390/su10072324   .
Amouzou, K.A., J.B. Naab, J.P.A. Lamers and M. Becker.  2018.  Productivity and nutrient use efficiency of maize, sorghum, and cotton in the West African Dry Savanna.  J. Plant Nutr. Soil Sci., 2018, 000   : 1–14   . Further Information
Anteneh, Y., T. Stellmacher, G. Zeleke, W. Mekuria, E. Gebremariam.  2018.  Dynamics of land change: insights from a three-level intensity analysis of the Legedadie-Dire catchments, Ethiopia.  Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. Springer, 190   : 308-330   .
Basu, A.K., U. Grote, R. Hicks, and T. Stellmacher.  2018.  Multiple Certifications and Consumer Purchase Decisions: a Case Study of Willingness to Pay for Coffee in Germany.  In: Priyanka Parvathi, Ulrike Grote, Hermann Waibel (eds.): Fair Trade and Organic Agriculture: A Winning Combination?. CAB International, Wallingford, UK.   61-67. 
Bekchanov M., Djanibekov N., J. Lamers.  2018.  Water in Central Asia: a cross-cutting management issue.  In: Squires V., L. Qi (eds.): Sustainable Land Management in Greater Central Asia: An Integrated and Regional Perspective. Routledge.   211-236.  Further Information
Benefoh, D.T., G.B. Villamor, M. van Noordwijk, C. Borgemeister, W. Asamte and K.O. Asubonteng.  2018.  Assessing land-use typologies and change intensities in a structurally complex Ghanaian cocoa landscap.  Applied Geography, 99   .
Bruckner, M., Giljum, S., Fischer, G., Tramberend, S. and J. Börner.  2018.  The global cropland footprint of the non-food bioeconomy. ZEF Discussion Paper 253.  Further Information
Cantoni R., A. Lis, and A. Stasik.  2018.  Creating and debating energy citizenship: the case of Poland’s shale gas.  In: Anna Szolucha (eds.): Energy, Resource Extraction and Society. Impacts and Contested Futures. Routledge.   53-69. 
Cantoni R., M.L. Klaes, S. Lackerbauer, C. Foltyn and R. Keller.  2018.  Shale tales: a comparative study of the shale gas promise in France and Poland.  The Extractive Industries and Society, 5 (4)   : TBD   . Further Information
Cantoni, R., and M. Musso (eds.).  2018.  L’énergie en Afrique : les faits et les chiffres.  Afrique contemporaine, 261-262   : 9-23   . Further Information
Cory W. Whitney.  2018.  Collecting Food, Cultivating People: Subsistence and Society in Central Africa. By Kathryn M. de Luna. 2016. Yale University Press, New Haven. 332 pp..  Ethnobiology Letters, 9(2)   : 321-322   . (Open Access)   Download [PDF]
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Djanibekov, U. and R. Finger.  2018.  Agricultural risks and farm land consolidation process in transition countries: The case of cotton production in Uzbekistan.  Agricultural Systems , 164   : DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2018.03.009   .
Ephraim Sekyi-Annan, Bernhard Tischbein, Bernd Diekkrüger, Asia Khamzina.  2018.  Performance evaluation of reservoir-based irrigation schemes in the Upper East region of Ghana.  Agricultural Water Management, 202   : 134-145   . Further Information
Ephraim Sekyi-Annan, Bernhard Tischbein, Bernd Diekkrüger, Asia Khamzina.  2018.  Year-round irrigation schedule for a tomato-maize rotation system in reservoir-based irrigation schemes in Ghana.  Water, 10   : 624   . (Open Access)  
Escobar N., S. Haddad, J. Börner und W.Britz.  2018.  Land use mediated GHG emissions and spillovers from increased consumption of bioplastic.  Environmental Research Letters, 13 (12)   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Escobar, N., Haddad, S., Börner, J., Britz, W..  2018.  Land use mediated GHG emissions and spillovers from increased consumption of bioplastics.  Environmental Research Letters, 13 (12)   : 125005   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Faye, B, Webber H., Naab J., MacCarthy D. S., Adam M, Ewert F., Lamers J.P.A. Schleussner C-F.,Ruane A., Gessner U., Hoogenboom G., Boote K., Shelia V., Saeed F., Wisser D., Hadir S., Laux P., Gaiser, T.  2018.  Impacts of 1.5 versus 2.0°C on cereal yields in the West African Sudan Savanna.  Environmental Research Letters, .
Frey GP, West TAP, Hickler T, Rausch L, Gibbs HK, Börner J..  2018.  Simulated Impacts of Soy and Infrastructure Expansion in the Brazilian Amazon: A Maximum Entropy Approach.  Forests, 9(10): 600   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Gardner, T. A., M. Benzie, J. Börner, E. Dawkins, S. Fick, R. Garrett, J. Godar, A. Grimard, S. Lake, R.K. Larsen, N. Mardas, C.L. McDermott, P. Meyfroidt, M. Osbeck, M. Persson, T. Sembres, C. Suavet, B. Strassburg, A. Trevisan, C. West, P. Wolvekamp.  2018.  Transparency and sustainability in global commodity supply chains.  World Development, DOI: 10.1016/j.worlddev.2018.05.025   . Further Information
Gebremariam, G., and Tesfaye, W..  2018.  The heterogeneous effect of shocks on agricultural innovations adoption: Microeconometric evidence from rural Ethiopia.  Food Policy, 74   : 154-161   . Further Information
Gerber, N. and Mirzabaev, A..  2018.  Benefits of action and costs of inaction: Drought mitigation and preparedness – a literature review.  In: Donald A. Wilhite and Roger S. Pulwarty (eds.): Drought and Water Crisis – Integrating Science, Management, and Policy. CRC Press, Boca Raton.  
Gessesse T.A. and Khamzina A.  2018.  How reliable is the Walkley-Black method for analyzing carbon-poor, semi-arid soils in Ethiopia?.  Journal of Arid Environments, 153   : 98–101   . Further Information
Henry Kankwamba, Mariam Kadzamira, Karl Pauw.  2018.  How diversified is cropping in Malawi? Patterns, determinants and policy implications.  Food Security, 2(10)   : 1–16   . Further Information
Hill, J. and S. Singh.  2018.  Food insecure for 20 years.  In: Narain, S., Bhushan, C., et al. (eds.): State of India’s Environment 2018. Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), New Delhi.   96-99. 
Hill, J., Singh, S., Ranjan, P., Nishant.  2018.  Misuse of chemical pesticides in Jharkhand: What should be done?.  Ranchi, India.
Inkoom, J.N., S. Frank, K. Greve and C. Fürst.  2018.  A framework to assess landscape structural capacity to provide regulating ecosystem services in West Africa.  Journal of Environmental Management, 209   : 393-408   .
Islam, A.H.Md. S., J. von Braun, A.L.Thorne-Lyman and Ak.U. Ahmed.  2018.  Farm diversification and food and nutrition security in Bangladesh: empirical evidence from nationally representative household panel data.  Food Security, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12571-018-0806-3   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Jemal, O., Callo-Concha, D., van Noordwijk, M..  2018.  Local Agroforestry Practices for Food and Nutrition Security of Smallholder Farm Households in Southwestern Ethiopia.  Sustainability, 10   : 2722   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Kamau W., J., T. Stellmacher, L. Biber-Freudenberger ans C. Borgemeister.  2018.  Organic and conventional agriculture in Kenya: A typology of smallholder farms in Kajiado and Murang’a counties.  Journal for Rural Studies, 57   : 171-185   . Further Information
Kamau, J. W., Biber-Freudenberger, L., Lamers, J. P., Stellmacher, T., & Borgemeister, C.  2018.  Soil fertility and biodiversity on organic and conventional smallholder farms in Kenya.  Applied Soil Ecology, .
Kamau, J.W., T. Stellmacher, L. Biber-Freudenberger, and C. Borgemeister.  2018.  Organic and conventional agriculture in Kenya: A typology of smallholder farms in Kajiado and Murang’a counties.  Journal for Rural Studies. Elsevier, 57   : 171-185   .
Kambire, B., L. Tia., O. Ouattrara.  2018.  Exploitations aurifères artisanales et dégradation des écosystèmes naturels à Hiré, Ouest de la Côte d’Ivoire.  In: Oladokoun, W. (eds.): Espaces, sociétés et développement en Afrique subsaharienne. Presses Universitaires de Lomé.   54-77. 
Koo, H., Kleemann, J., Fürst, C.  2018.  Land use scenario modeling based on local knowledge for the provision of ecosystem services in northern Ghana.  Land, 7   : 59   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Kumar, N., Tischbein, B. & Beg, M.K..  2018.  Multiple trend analysis of rainfall and temperature for a monsoon-dominated catchment in India.  Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, : 1-15   . Further Information
Kumar, N., Velmurugan, A., Hamm, N.A.S. & Dadhwal, V.K..  2018.  Geospatial Mapping of Soil Organic Carbon Using Regression Kriging and Remote Sensing.  Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing , 46(5)   : 705–716   . Further Information
Kyalo, R., E. Abdel-Rahman, S. Mohamed, S. Ekesi, C. Borgemeister and T. Landmann.  2018.  Importance of Remotely-Sensed Vegetation Variables for Predicting the Spatial Distribution of African Citrus Triozid (Trioza erytreae) in Kenya.  ISPRS - International Journal of Geo-Information, (in press)   .
L Biber-Freudenberger, A Basukala, M Bruckner, J Börner.  2018.  Sustainability Performance of National Bio-Economies.  Sustainability, 10(8)   : 2705   . (Open Access)   Further Information
Loureiro, D.; Quartucci, F..  2018.  Influência da adubação de cobertura com ureia com inibidor de urease no desenvolvimento da alface. In: VI Congresso Virtual de Agronomia. Conference Proceedings 2018.