Short and long term weather prospects: recent breakthroughs in the understanding of climate patterns and climate change and their impacts on crop yields

Stone, Roger (2006) Short and long term weather prospects: recent breakthroughs in the understanding of climate patterns and climate change and their impacts on crop yields. In: 1st CropLife Australia Perspectives Conference 2006, 28 Nov 2006, Sydney.

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Abstract

Recap on what we have available now in climate science: includes world climate perspectives, forecast probability distributions; The importance of linking to management decisions; The importance of linking climate models to crop models; Regional commodity forecasting; Some additional applications (hail, frost, etc); A few words about climate change;Conclusions.


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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Non-refereed presentation. E2, not reportable. No evidence of copyright restrictions.
Depositing User: epEditor USQ
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Sciences - No Department
Date Deposited: 08 Dec 2011 02:05
Last Modified: 03 Jul 2013 00:55
Uncontrolled Keywords: wheat yields; Southern Oscillation Index; rainfall; weather forecasting
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences > 0701 Agriculture, Land and Farm Management > 070102 Agricultural Land Planning
04 Earth Sciences > 0401 Atmospheric Sciences > 040105 Climatology (excl.Climate Change Processes)
07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences > 0703 Crop and Pasture Production > 070301 Agro-ecosystem Functionand Prediction
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO2008): D Environment > 96 Environment > 9603 Climate and Climate Change > 960304 Climate Variability (excl. Social Impacts)
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/20227

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