All pages with keywords: crop yield
Simulating the cascading effects of an extreme agricultural production shock: global implications of a contemporary US dust bowl event
Higher temperatures expected by midcentury increase the risk of shocks to crop production, while the interconnected nature of the current global food system functions to spread the impact of localized … read more »
This paper considers the macro-economic consequences of the continued expansion of particular forms of intensive, modern agriculture, with a focus on how the loss of biodiversity affects food production. Meeting … read more »
This study applies the global crop model PEGASUS to quantify, for the first time at the global scale, impacts of extreme heat stress on maize, spring wheat and soybean yields resulting from 72 climate change scenarios for the 21st century. read more »
Deryng, D., Sacks, W., Ramankutty, N., et al. (2011). Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 25(2).