With EcoCrop you can look at broad-level crop adaptation by inspecting the niches where crops are climatically suitable.Source
Generation Challenge Program’s target crops, priority zones, constraints to production and socioeconomic characteristics.Source
The Seasonal Drought Index (SDI) is a compromise. It uses the well-tried tools of MarkSim and the failed seasons algorithm to build in a flexible approach to an overall crop drought susceptibility.Source
From Drought Timing for Agronomic Screening ( Characterisation activities focused on the geographic characterization of the sites, using tools for drought probability at a site)Source
Global Circulation Models (GCMs) are large-scale representations of the atmosphere and its processes. A GCM reproduces, with certain accuracy, mass and energy fluxes and storages that occur within the atmosphere, by using an analysis unit.Source
From 6 to 8 December, CCAFS theme 1 organized a workshop staged o...
Farmers get trained on interpreting and applying of seasonal rainfall forecasts. Photo: J. Hansen (CCAFS).
Guest blog by Ousmane Ndiaye…