All pages with keywords: crop yield

The expansion of modern agriculture and global biodiversity decline: an integrated assessment

a working paper by Simon Dietz, Bruno Lanz, Tim Swanson 2 June, 2016

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 »


Global crop yield response to extreme heat stress under multiple climate change futures

Global crop yield response to extreme heat stress under multiple climate change futures

a research article by Delphine Deryng, Declan Conway 19 March, 2014

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 »


Simulating the effects of climate and land management practices on global crop yield

Simulating the effects of climate and land management practices on global crop yield

a research article by Delphine Deryng 20 May, 2011

Deryng, D., Sacks, W., Ramankutty, N., et al. (2011). Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 25(2).