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A mailing list for DSSAT users and others interested in crop model development, crop model applications and decision support systems has been established at the University of Georgia and is being mirrored at Google Groups. Please feel free to share general questions, concerns, successes, messages and thoughts related to DSSAT and its application to the DSSAT Listserv.  We currently have more than 20,200 unique e-mail addresses on the DSSAT listserver for people who are interested in crop modeling and decision support systems. For specific DSSAT problems and errors, please use “Contact Us” to avoid unnecessary e-mail clutter.

Recent Messages

  • Open Classroom Online Lecture Series in Atmospheric and Climate Sciences
    by Lakshmi Kumar TV on January 26, 2023 at 4:20 am

    Dear Sir / Madam,South Asian Meteorological Association (SAMA) in collaboration with SRM Institute of Science & Technology will be organizing a series of weekly online lectures on the fundamentals of Meteorology/ Atmospheric Sciences for capacity building by experts in the field. The lecture modules are targeted to the non-meteorological background who are interested in learning the subject of weather and climate sciences for research and operations. The lecture series commenced on 7th January 2023. The 1st series of this module will contain a set of 16 lectures including initial 4 lectures for orientation of the students having non-Meteorological background [...]

  • AG2PI Field Day: Mitigating Methane Emissions in Cattle, The Need for Improved Forages
    by Scott, Nicole M [AGRON] on January 23, 2023 at 5:20 pm

    Dear DSSAT community members,The next Agricultural Genome to Phenome Initiative (AG2PI) Field Day will be "Mitigating Methane Emissions in Dairy Cattle Through Genetics and Nutrition: The Need for Improved Forages" and will be on Wednesday, February 8 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM (CST, UTC-6). In this field day, we will first hear from Dr. Francisco Penagaricano regarding how omics tools can be used to mitigate enteric methane emissions from dairy cattle. Then, Dr. Ermias Kebreab will detail various strategies currently being pursued for enteric methane abatement. [...]

  • PhD scholarship: “AI and big-data analytics for the sustainability of production systems”
    by Piero Toscano on January 13, 2023 at 10:09 am

    Dear DSSAT community,We have an open PhD position at University of Pisa, on “AI and big-dataanalytics for the sustainability of production systems”.The position is funded by Agritech project-Spoke3 “Enabling Technologiesand sustainable strategies for the smart management of agriculturalsystem and their environmental impact”, on the subject “AI and big-dataanalytics for the sustainability of production systems”. [...]

  • EcoFoodSystems project seeking PostDoctoral Researcher for interdisciplinary research on climate-smart transitions of city regional food systems - Deadline 11th January 2023
    by Spillane, Charles on December 19, 2022 at 10:26 pm

    Dear DSSAT members,If you could circulate the following (& attached) PostDoctoral Researcher position to any potential candidates it would be much appreciated.-----EcoFoodSystems project seeking PostDoctoral Researcher for interdisciplinary research on climate-smart transitions of city regional food systems - Deadline 11th January 2023https://ecofoodsystems.org/vacancies/Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for a full-time fixed-term position as a PostDoctoral Researcher for the EU/IFAD-funded EcoFoodSystems project in the research group of Prof. Charles Spillane at the Agriculture & Bioeconomy Research Centre, Ryan Institute at the National University of Ireland Galway (University of Galway). This position is funded by the [...]

  • EcoFoodSystems project seeking four talented PhD students for interdisciplinary research on climate-resilient transitions of city regional food systems - Deadline 11th January 2023
    by Spillane, Charles on December 19, 2022 at 10:07 pm

    Dear DSSAT members,If you could circulate the following (& attached) 4x PhD positions to any potential candidates it would be much appreciated.-----EcoFoodSystems project seeking four talented PhD students for interdisciplinary research on climate-resilient agroecological transitions of city regional food systemshttps://ecofoodsystems.org/vacancies/Food systems encompass all actors and interlinked value-adding activities involved in the production, aggregation, processing, distribution, consumption and disposal of food products that originate from agriculture, forestry or fisheries, and components of the broader economic, societal and natural environments in which they are embedded. Most available data for food-systems decision making remains at the national scale, [...]

  • open position: Data Project Manager - Agricultural Sciences
    by Asseng, Senthold on December 15, 2022 at 12:51 pm

    Open position for a Data Project Manager - Agricultural Sciences.https://portal.mytum.de/jobs/wissenschaftler/NewsArticle_20221114_154658/newsarticle_view?set_language=enSenthold AssengTU Munich

  • PhD scholarship opportunity Crop Modeling and AI in plant breeding
    by Messina,Carlos D on December 10, 2022 at 4:36 pm

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  • Job offer in Envirotyping
    by PERSONNE, Manuel on December 9, 2022 at 2:04 pm

    Dear DSSAT community,Here is a job announcement from Limagrain seed company. We are hiring a scientist to develop our Envirotyping activities.This position is opened to either MSc or PhD candidates. It offers the opportunity to use ecophysiology and modelling into genotype-by-environment studies, with strong interactions with plant breeders.This 12-months short-term contract is located in France, near Clermont-Ferrand. French or English-speakers can apply. Here is the link towards the detailed job description and application form:https://talent.limagrain.com/Pages/Offre/detailoffre.aspx?idOffre=7916&idOrigine=2676&LCID=1036&offerReference=2022-7916 [...]

  • Post doc position in Italy on SOC MRV
    by Andrea Ferrarini on December 6, 2022 at 2:49 pm

    Dear Colleagues,Please find attached below a vacancy for a 2-yrs post-doc position on *CarbonFarming and SOC MRV* in Italy (Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore,Piacenza)The postdoc project title is: “*Developing and testing a scalable protocolto monitor, report and verify changes in SOC stocks in arable soils*”.Contact for info and interview andrea.ferrarini@unicatt.it [...]

  • Graduate Student Position in Climate-Water-Agriculture-Energy Interactions at Dartmouth College
    by Jonathan M. Winter on December 2, 2022 at 5:08 pm

    The Applied Hydroclimatology Group (https://ahcg.github.io/) at Dartmouth is recruiting an M.S. or Ph.D. student to explore the current and future sustainability of agriculture in the United States. The successful applicant will use regional climate and crop models to advance projections of US climate, water supply, and irrigated agricultural production, as well as assess tradeoffs between energy and food production. A background in agricultural science, atmospheric science, or hydrology and experience with programming are preferred but not required. [...]


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Other Crop Modeling Mailing Lists

AgMIP

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  • To join, fill the Subscription Request form with your contact information.
  • Further information can be found here.
  • Archived messages (since March 2011) can be found here.

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  • Posts messages about questions and discussion relating to APSIM (Agricultural Production Systems sIMulator). It also contains some training material as well as FAQs and general information about APSIM related issues.
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  • Archived messages (since April 2009) can be found here.