2012

Improving Soil Fertility Recommendations in Africa using the Decision Support System for Agrotechnology Transfer (DSSAT)

ISBN: 978-94-007-2959-9 (Print) 978-94-007-2960-5 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-7

    Building Capacity for Modeling in Africa

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    Pages 9-18

    Experiments and Data for Model Evaluation and Application

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    Pages 19-42

    Knowing the African Soils to Improve Fertilizer Recommendations

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    Pages 43-59

    Uncertainties in Simulating Crop Performance in Degraded Soils and Low Input Production Systems

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    Pages 61-75

    The Response of Maize to N Fertilization in a Sub-humid Region of Ghana: Understanding the Processes Using a Crop Simulation Model

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    Pages 77-100

    Water Use and Yield of Millet Under the Zai System: Understanding the Processes Using Simulation

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    Pages 101-117

    Effect of Integrated Soil Fertility Management Technologies on the Performance of Millet in Niger: Understanding the Processes Using Simulation

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    Pages 119-140

    Evaluation of the CSM-CROPGRO-Soybean Model for Dual-Purpose Soyabean in Kenya

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    Pages 141-155

    Simulation of Potential Yields of New Rice Varieties in the Senegal River Valley

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    Pages 157-168

    Modeling Maize Response to Mineral Fertilizer on Silty Clay Loam in the Northern Savanna Zone of Ghana Using DSSAT Model

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    Pages 169-184

    Beyond Biophysical Recommendations: Towards a New Paradigm

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 185-187