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  1. New Damage Functions for the Agricultural Sector

    28 Nov 2017 | Posted by Frances Moore

    by Frances Moore, University of California Davis Last week I had a new paper come out with some fantastic co-authors (Delavane Diaz, Tom Hertel, and Uris Baldos) on new damage functions in the...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/glass/blog/2017/11/new-damage-functions-for-the-agricultural-sector

  2. LANDPARAM

    20 Jul 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Nelson Benjamin Villoria (contributor), Jing Liu

    A tool to aggregate cropland supply and land transformation elasticities

  3. AgMIP GEOSHARE Tool with iData Integration Demo

    06 Mar 2015 | | Contributor(s):: Nelson Benjamin Villoria, Jaewoo Shin, Joshua Elliott, Christoph Mí_ller, Christopher Panza, Lan Zhao

    Aggregate yield shocks provided by the AgMIP's Global Gridded Crop Modeling Initiative (Ag-GRID) from their original 30x30 min resolution to any user specified level

  4. Historical Irrigation Dataset (HID)

    27 Feb 2015 | Datasets | Contributor(s):

    By Stefan Siebert1, Matti Kummu2, Miina Porkka2, Petra Döll3, Navin Ramankutty4, Bridget R. Scanlon5

    1. Institute of Crop Science and Resource Conservation, University of Bonn, Germany 2. Water & Development Research Group, Aalto University, Finland 3. Institute of Physical Geography, University of Frankfurt (Main), Germany 4. Liu Institute for Global Issues and Institute for Resources, Environment, and Sustainability, University of British Columbia, Canada 5. Bureau of Economic Geology, Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas, Austin, USA

    Supplementary materials for the publication entitled “A global dataset of the extent of irrigated land from 1900 to 2005” by Siebert et al. (2015) in Hydrology and Earth System Sciences.

    https://mygeohub.org/publications/8/?v=2

  5. Season-wise irrigated and rainfed crop areas for India around year 2005

    14 Jan 2015 | Datasets | Contributor(s):

    By Gang Zhao1, Stefan Siebert1

    University of Bonn, Germany

    Crop growing area and irrigated fraction for 21 crops in Kharif, Rabi and Zaid seasons for India around year 2005 in 500 m spatial resolution.

    https://mygeohub.org/publications/11/?v=1

  6. Market-mediated environmental impacts of biofuels

    31 Jul 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Wallace E. Tyner, Tom Hertel

    This paper surveys the evidence on market-mediated environmental impacts of biofuels, with special attention to the indirect greenhouse gas emissions stemming from land cover change in the wake of increased demand for biofuel feedstocks. We find clear evidence that market mediated land use...

  7. Energy prices will play an important role in determining global land use in the twenty first century

    31 Jul 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Jevgenijs Steinbuks, Tom Hertel

    Global land use research to date has focused on quantifying uncertainty effects of three major drivers affecting competition for land: the uncertainty in energy and climate policies affecting competition between food and biofuels, the uncertainty of climate impacts on agriculture and forestry,...

  8. AgMIP Tool: A GEOSHARE tool for aggregating outputs from the AgMIP's Global Gridded Crop Modeling Initiative (Ag-GRID)

    09 Jul 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Lan Zhao, Nelson Benjamin Villoria, Jaewoo Shin, joshua elliott, Christoph Müller

    Aggregate the yield shocks provided by the AgMIP project from their original 30x30 min resolution to any user specified level.

  9. PEGASUS (Predicting Ecosystem Goods And Services Using Scenarios)

    14 Jul 2014 | | Contributor(s):: Rajesh Kalyanam, Navin Ramankutty, I Luk Kim, Delphine

    A GEOSHARE tool for conducting live simulations using PEGASUS (Predicting Ecosystem Goods And Services Using Scenarios)

  10. Journal Article -- Emerging consensus on desirable characteristics of tools to support farmers' management of climate risk in Australia

    31 Jan 2012 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    This article has some information that is relevant to U2U: Hochman, Z., & Carberry, P. S. (2011). Emerging consensus on desirable characteristics of tools to support farmers’ management of...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2012/01/journal-article----emerging-consensus-on-desirable-characteristics-of-tools-to-support-farmers

  11. Climate Change: How Farmers Are Responding (Gene Takle video interview)

    21 Nov 2011 | Posted by Melissa Widhalm

    In early Nov. 2011 the '''Agricultural Decision Making with a Water and Climate Change Perspective ''' regional conference was held in Nebraska City, NE. Aimed at Extension and education...

    https://mygeohub.org/groups/u2ugroup/blog/2011/11/climate-change-how-farmers-are-responding-gene-takle

  12. U2U Overview Presentation

    03 Aug 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Melissa Widhalm, Linda Prokopy

    This PowerPoint presentation provides an overview of the Useful to Usable (U2U) research project. Last updated Nov. 1, 2011.

  13. U2U Poster - July 2011

    22 Jul 2011 | | Contributor(s):: Melissa Widhalm, Linda Prokopy

    This poster provides a general overview of the Useful to Usable (U2U) project. Anyone on the U2U team is welcome to present this poster at conferences or other venues. This hi-resolution pdf is ready for priting a 3 ft. (H) by 4 ft. (W) poster.Thank you to our University of Wisconsin colleagues...