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AgMIP Multiple Crop Model Training in India

AgMIP Multiple Crop Model Training in India (March 2013)

AgMIP Multiple Crop Model Training in India (March 2013)


With partial support of DFID/UKaidICRISAT/CCAFS, and CIMMYT/CSISA, AgMIP conducted a training course in India to enable researchers to utilize multiple crop models and AgMIP software tools to conduct Regional Integrated Assessments of crop production and food security.

With a focus on experienced crop modelers who are advancing AgMIP protocol-driven research in South Asia, the training helped 48 modelers to expand knowledge base to include DSSAT or APSIM.

  • Date: March 25-29, 2013
  • Place: ICRISAT, Patancheru, AP, India.
  • Resource Persons
    • DSSAT: Ken Boote (University of Florida), Gerrit Hoogenboom (Washington State University)
    • APSIM: John Hargreaves (CSIRO)
    • IT: Cheryl Porter (University of Florida)

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About Jawoo Koo

Research Fellow at International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington, DC. Working on the meso-scale crop systems modeling applicaitons for Sub-Saharan Africa region.

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