Research Output 1994 2020

2020

Balancing indicators for sustainable intensification of crop production at field and river basin levels

Chukalla, A. D., Reidsma, P., van Vliet, M. T. H., Silva, J. V., van Ittersum, M. K., Jomaa, S., Rode, M., Merbach, I. & van Oel, P. R., 25 Feb 2020, In : Science of the Total Environment. 705, 135925.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

crop production
Catchments
Crops
river basin
Rivers

Correction to: Unravelling the variability and causes of smallholder maize yield gaps in Ethiopia

Assefa, B. T., Chamberlin, J., Reidsma, P., Silva, J. V. & van Ittersum, M. K., 4 Jan 2020, In : Food Security.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/Letter to the editorAcademic

Open Access
Ethiopia
smallholder
Zea mays
university teacher
maize

Crop-livestock integration to enhance ecosystem services in sustainable food systems

Homann-Kee Tui, S., Valdivia, R. O., Descheemaeker, K., Senda, T., Masikati, P., Makumbe, M. T. & van Rooyen, A. F., 2020, The Role of Ecosystem Services in Sustainable Food Systems. Rusinamhodzi, L. (ed.). Academic Press, p. 141-169

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

mixed farming
ecosystem service
food
farming system
smallholder
3 Citations (Scopus)

Multinationals and Modernisation of Domestic Value Chains in Africa: Case Studies from Ethiopia

Tefera, D. A., Bijman, J. & Slingerland, M. A., 2020, In : Journal of Development Studies. 56, 3, p. 596-612

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
value chain
Ethiopia
modernization
barley
food

N2Africa Podcaster no. 58: Putting nitrogen fixation to work for smallholder farmers in Africa: January 2020

Schilt-van Ettekoven, C. (ed.), Giller, K. E. (ed.), Ton, G., Glover, D. B. A., Bodnar, F., Thuijsman, E. C., Bebeley, J. & Simbine, M., 16 Jan 2020, Wageningen: N2Africa project. 7 p. (N2Africa Podcaster; no. 58)

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access
farmer
student
1 Citation (Scopus)

Plant communities on nitrogen-rich soil are less sensitive to soil moisture than plant communities on nitrogen-poor soil

Shovon, T. A., Rozendaal, D. M. A., Gagnon, D., Gendron, F., Vetter, M. & Vanderwel, M. C., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Ecology. 108, 1, p. 133-144

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

soil nitrogen
plant community
plant communities
soil moisture
soil water

Spatial quantification to examine the effectiveness of payments for ecosystem services: A case study of Costa Rica's Pago de Servicios Ambientales

Havinga, I., Hein, L., Vega-Araya, M. & Languillaume, A., 1 Jan 2020, In : Ecological Indicators. 108, 105766.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

ecosystem service
Costa Rica
ecosystem services
case studies
carbon sequestration
Open Access
Conservation of Natural Resources
Nutrition
Agriculture
sustainable development
nutrition
2019

Addressing equity in community forestry: Lessons from 20 years of implementation in Cameroon

Essougong, U. P. K., Foundjem-Tita, D. & Minang, P. A., 2019, In : Ecology and Society. 24, 1, 9.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
community forestry
equity
forest resource
transparency
forest management
4 Citations (Scopus)

A framework to assess the resilience of farming systems

Meuwissen, M. P. M., Feindt, P. H., Spiegel, A., Termeer, C. J. A. M., Mathijs, E., de Mey, Y., Finger, R., Balmann, A., Wauters, E., Urquhart, J., Vigani, M., Zawalińska, K., Herrera, H., Nicholas-Davies, P., Hansson, H., Paas, W., Slijper, T., Coopmans, I., Vroege, W., Ciechomska, A. & 12 others, Accatino, F., Kopainsky, B., Poortvliet, M. P., Candel, J. J. L., Maye, D., Severini, S., Senni, S., Soriano, B., Lagerkvist, C. J., Peneva, M., Gavrilescu, C. & Reidsma, P., 1 Nov 2019, In : Agricultural Systems. 176, 102656.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
farming systems
farms
supply chain
households
farmers

Agricultural land use change and associated driving forces over the past 180 years in two municipalities of the Brazilian Cerrado

de Arruda, M. R., Slingerland, M., Santos, J. Z. L. & Giller, K. E., Jun 2019, In : GeoJournal. 84, 3, p. 555-570 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

cerrado
land use change
municipality
pasture
land use

Agricultural systems need accurate assessments of nutrients in soil, manure and plant material

Schut, A. G. T. & van Ittersum, M. K., 17 Jun 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractAcademic

Open Access

Agronomic Efficiency and Nutrient Recovery from Fertilizers By Cassava on Fields with Low Soil Fertility in West Africa

Adiele, J., Schut, A. G. T., Ezui, K. S., Pypers, P., Egesi, C. N., Ano, A. & Giller, K. E., 11 Nov 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractAcademic

cassava
Western Africa
soil fertility
fertilizers
nutrients
Open Access
public sector
private sector
products and commodities
income
biodiversity

An assessment of soil organic matter thresholds for crop production in Europe

Hijbeek, R., Trombetti, M., de Vries, W. & Baritz, R., 2019, p. 26-27.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractAcademic

Open Access

An explorative study on a university’s outreach in the field of UN Sustainable Development Goal 2

Jetten, T. H., Veldhuizen, L. J. L., Siebert, M., van Ommen Kloeke, A. E. E. & Darroch, P. I., 2019, Wageningen: Wageningen University & Research. 22 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Open Access
UNO
sustainable development
news
social media
agriculture

A participatory assessment of the sustainability and resilience of EU farming systems

Paas, W. H., Accatino, F., Appel, F., Barbaji, I., Coopmans, I., Courtney, P., Gavrilescu, C., Heinrich, F., Krupin, V., Manevska-Tasevska, G., Peneva, M., Rommel, J., Severini, S., Soriano, B., Urquhart, J., Wauters, E., Zawalińska, K., Meuwissen, M. P. M. & Reidsma, P., Sep 2019. 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaperAcademicpeer-review

Applying the aboveground-belowground interaction concept in agriculture: Spatio-temporal scales matter

Veen, G. F., Jasper Wubs, E. R., Bardgett, R. D., Barrios, E., Bradford, M. A., Carvalho, S., De Deyn, G. B., de Vries, F. T., Giller, K. E., Kleijn, D., Landis, D. A., Rossing, W. A. H., Schrama, M., Six, J., Struik, P. C., van Gils, S., Wiskerke, J. S. C., van der Putten, W. H. & Vet, L. E. M., 14 Aug 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, AUG, 300.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
agriculture
organisms
pollinators
pollinator
soil-plant interactions

A protocol to develop Shared Socio-economic Pathways for European agriculture

Mitter, H., Techen, A. K., Sinabell, F., Helming, K., Kok, K., Priess, J. A., Schmid, E., Bodirsky, B. L., Holman, I., Lehtonen, H., Leip, A., Le Mouël, C., Mathijs, E., Mehdi, B., Michetti, M., Mittenzwei, K., Mora, O., Øygarden, L., Reidsma, P., Schaldach, R. & 1 others, Schönhart, M., 15 Dec 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 252, 109701.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Agriculture
farming system
agriculture
Economics
stakeholder
2 Citations (Scopus)

Are farmers searching for an African green revolution? Exploring the solution space for agricultural intensification in southern Mali

Ollenburger, M., Crane, T., Descheemaeker, K. & Giller, K. E., Apr 2019, In : Experimental Agriculture. 55, 2, p. 288-310

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Mali
households
farmers
poverty
sustainable agricultural intensification

A spatial framework for ex-ante impact assessment of agricultural technologies

Andrade, J. F., Rattalino Edreira, J. I., Farrow, A., van Loon, M. P., Craufurd, P. Q., Rurinda, J., Zingore, S., Chamberlin, J., Claessens, L., Adewopo, J., van Ittersum, M. K., Cassman, K. G. & Grassini, P., 1 Mar 2019, In : Global Food Security. 20, p. 72-81

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
agricultural technology
Biomedical Technology Assessment
Technology
innovation adoption
application coverage

Assessment of browsed plants in a sub-tropical forest frontier by means of fuzzy inference

Dechnik-Vázquez, Y. A., García-Barrios, L., Ramírez-Marcial, N., van Noordwijk, M. & Alayón-Gamboa, A., 15 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 236, p. 163-181 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Fuzzy inference
Ecosystems
tropical forest
Health
browsing

A study into outcomes of RSPO certification for independent smallholders: A science-for-policy brief by the SEnSOR programme

Suwarno, A., de Vos, R. E., Brouwer, R., Gunnewijk, B., Slingerland, M. A., van der Meer, P. J. & Lucey, J. M., 2019, 4 p. SENSOR.

Research output: Other contributionPamphlet

Open Access

A sustainability assessment of bioethanol (EtOH) production: The case of cassava in Colombia

Pabon-Pereira, C., Slingerland, M., Hogervorst, S., van Lier, J. & Rabbinge, R., 22 Jul 2019, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 11, 14, 3968.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Bioethanol
cassava
Anaerobic digestion
Colombia
Sustainable development

Australian wheat beats the heat

Giller, K. E. & Ewert, F., 1 Mar 2019, In : Nature Climate Change. 9, 3, p. 189-190 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

field research
heat
farm
wheat
climate

Beyond intensification: landscapes and livelihoods in Mali’s Guinea Savannah

Ollenburger, M. H., 2019, Wageningen: Wageningen University. 130 p.

Research output: Thesisinternal PhD, WU

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Can yield variability be explained? Integrated assessment of maize yield gaps across smallholders in Ghana

van Loon, M. P., Adjei-Nsiah, S., Descheemaeker, K., Akotsen-Mensah, C., van Dijk, M., Morley, T., van Ittersum, M. K. & Reidsma, P., 15 Apr 2019, In : Field Crops Research. 236, p. 132-144 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Ghana
smallholder
maize
corn
household survey

Climbing bean x highland banana intercropping in the Ugandan highlands

Ronner, E., Thuijsman, E. C., Ebanyat, P. & Giller, K. E., 2019, 24 p. (N2Africa project report; no. 110)

Research output: Book/ReportReportAcademic

Open Access
intercropping
bananas
beans
highlands

Co-design of improved climbing bean production practices for smallholder farmers in the highlands of Uganda

Ronner, E., Descheemaeker, K., Almekinders, C., Ebanyat, P. & Giller, K. E., Oct 2019, In : Agricultural Systems. 175, p. 1-12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Uganda
beans
highlands
farmers
limited resource farmers

Co-learning cycles to support innovation and adoption of options of agro-ecological intensification in southern Mali

Dissa, A., Huet, E. K., Adam, M., Sanogo, O., Dembélé, O., Giller, K. E. & Descheemaeker, K. K. E., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractAcademic

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative assessment of biochar stability using multiple indicators

Jindo, K. & Sonoki, T., 21 May 2019, In : Agronomy. 9, 5, 9050254.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
biochar
Quercus serrata
rice
temperature
carbon

Correlating farmers' perception and sheep preference with the nutritional quality of grain legume fodders stored under different conditions

Akakpo, D., Oosting, S. J., Adjei-nsiah, S., Duncan, A., de Boer, I. J. M. & Giller, K. E., 18 Mar 2019, Trade-Offs in Science - Keeping the balance: Abstracts of the WIAS Science Day 2019. Wageningen University & Research, p. 20-20

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingAbstract

legumes
nutritive value
forage
farmers
sheep
Open Access
Linear Programming
Micronutrients
Fabaceae
Diet
Food

Developing protocol-based storylines of future European agriculture to inform integrated assessments (Eur-Agri-SSPs)

Mitter, H., Techen, A. K., Sinabell, F., Helming, K., Kok, K., Priess, J. A., Bodirsky, B., Holman, I., Kok, K., Lehtonen, H., Leip, A., Le Mouël, C., Lotze-Campen, H., Mathijs, E., Mehdi, B., Michetti, M., Mittenzwei, K., Mora, O., Øygarden, L., Priess, J. & 1 others, Reidsma, P., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractAcademic

stakeholder
agriculture
protocol
socioeconomics
transparency

Discourses mapped by Q-method show governance constraints motivate landscape approaches in Indonesia

Langston, J. D., McIntyre, R., Falconer, K., Sunderland, T., Van Noordwijk, M. & Boedhihartono, A. K., 31 Jan 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 1, e0211221.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Indonesia
Climate Change
Social Responsibility
governance
Sustainable development

Dissemination approaches for scaling up improved legume technologies in Tanzania

Baars, E., Baijukya, F., Ganatra, D., Ampadu-Boakye, T. & Ronner, E., 19 Feb 2019, Wageningen: N2Africa. 57 p. (N2Africa project report; no. 109)

Research output: Book/ReportReportAcademic

Open Access
Tanzania
legumes

Doing development-oriented agronomy: Rethinking methods, concepts and direction

Andersson, J. A. & Giller, K. E., Apr 2019, In : Experimental Agriculture. 55, 2, p. 157-162

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
agronomy
methodology
research policy
development policy
environmental sustainability
1 Citation (Scopus)

Do open-pollinated maize varieties perform better than hybrids in agroforestry systems?

Ndoli, A., Baudron, F., Sida, T. S., Schut, A. G. T., van Heerwaarden, J. & Giller, K. E., Aug 2019, In : Experimental Agriculture. 55, 4, p. 649-661

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

agroforestry
corn
grain yield
Grevillea robusta
Acacia tortilis
2 Citations (Scopus)

Do wealthy farmers implement better agricultural practices? An assessment of implementation of Good Agricultural Practices among different types of independent oil palm smallholders in Riau, Indonesia

Jelsma, I., Woittiez, L. S., Ollivier, J. & Dharmawan, A. H., 1 Mar 2019, In : Agricultural Systems. 170, p. 63-76

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
good agricultural practices
Elaeis guineensis
Indonesia
farmers
palm oils
2 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of landscape complexity on pollinators are moderated by pollinators' association with mass-flowering crops

Fijen, T. P. M., Scheper, J. A., Boekelo, B., Raemakers, I. & Kleijn, D., 10 Apr 2019, In : Proceedings. Biological sciences. 286, 1900, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

pollinator
pollinators
Crops
flowering
Ecosystem
Open Access

Estimating aboveground net biomass change for tropical and subtropical forests: refinement of IPCC default rates using forest plot data

Requena Suarez, D., Rozendaal, D. M. A., De Sy, V., Phillips, O. L., Alvarez‐Dávila, E., Anderson‐teixeira, K., Araujo‐murakami, A., Arroyo, L., Baker, T. R., Bongers, F., Brienen, R. J. W., Carter, S., Cook‐Patton, S. C., Feldpausch, T. R., Griscom, B. W., Harris, N., Hérault, B., Honorio Coronado, E. N., Leavitt, S. M., Lewis, S. L. & 14 others, Marimon, B. S., Monteagudo Mendoza, A., N'dja, J. K., N'guessan, A. E., Poorter, L., Qie, L., Rutishauser, E., Sist, P., Sonké, B., Sullivan, M. J. P., Vilanova, E., Wang, M. M. H., Martius, C. & Herold, M., Nov 2019, In : Global Change Biology. 25, 11, p. 3609-3624

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Greenhouse gases
secondary forest
Biomass
biomass
Tropics

Exclosures as Primary Option for Reforestation in Dogu’a Tembien

Descheemaeker, K. K. E., Jacob, M. & Lanckriet, S., Jul 2019, Geo-trekking in Ethiopia’s Tropical Mountains: The Dogu’a Tembien District. Nyssen, J., Miro, A. & Frankl, A. (eds.). p. 251-259 (GeoGuide).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

reforestation
nontimber forest product
honey
soil conservation
livestock

Explaining the “Certification Gap” for Different Types of Oil Palm Smallholders in Riau Province, Indonesia

Hutabarat, S., Slingerland, M. & Dries, L., 25 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Environment and Development. 28, 3, p. 253-281

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

smallholder
certification
Indonesia
oil
social effects
Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Fertiliser application practices and nutrient deficiencies in smallholder oil palm plantations in Indonesia

Woittiez, L. S., Turhina, S., Deccy, D., Slingerland, M., van Noordwijk, M. & Giller, K. E., Aug 2019, In : Experimental Agriculture. 55, 4, p. 543-559

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Elaeis guineensis
nutrient deficiencies
Indonesia
fertilizer application
plantations
Open Access