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2012

"CLIA-Certified Next-Generation Sequencing Analysis in the Cloud"

Ying Zhang, Jesse Erdmann, John Chilton, Getiria Onsongo, Matthew Bower, Kenny Beckman, Bharat Thyagarajan, Kevin Silverstein, Anne-Francoise Lamblin and the Whole Galaxy Team at MSI

BMC Proceedings 6 (Supplement 6) (2012): P54

CLIA-Certified Next-Generation Sequencing Analysis in the Cloud
The Political Economy of Agricultural Incentives and Public Expenditures, with Special Reference to Africa

"The Political Economy of Agricultural Incentives and Public Expenditures, with Special Reference to Africa"

Samuel Benin and Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize

Conference Working Paper 20, Prepared for the ASTI-IFPRI/FARA Conference, Accra Ghana, December 5-7, 2001,  Washington, DC and Accra, Ghana: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), 2012

The Political Economy of Agricultural Incentives and Public Expenditures, with Special Reference to Africa
Collective Action and Property Rights for Poverty Reduction

Collective Action and Property Rights for Poverty Reduction: Insights from Africa and Asia

Ester Mwangi, Helen Markelova and Ruth Meinzen-Dick (eds.)

Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press for the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), 2012

Summary published as IFPRI Issue Brief 71, Washington, DC: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), November 2012

Abstract
IFPRI Issue Brief 71
Cover International Journal of Forestry Research

"Aboveground Forest Biomass Estimation with Landsat and LiDAR Data and Uncertainty Analysis of the Estimates"

Dengsheng Lu,Qi Chen, Guangxing Wang, Emilio Moran, Mateus Batistella, Maozhen Zhang, Gaia Vaglio Laurin and David Saah

International Journal of Forestry Research 2012 (2012): 436537

Aboveground Forest Biomass Estimation with Landsat and LiDAR Data and Uncertainty Analysis of the Estimates
Cover Statement Graff

Statement on Data and Materials Sharing and Intellectual Property in Pluripotent Stem Cell Science in Japan and China

Sarah Chan, Gregory Graff, Kazuto Kato, Debra J.H. Mathews, Alan Regenberg, Douglas Sipp and David Winickoff

The Hinxton Group, 2012

Statement on Data and Materials Sharing and Intellectual Property in Pluripotent Stem Cell Science in Japan and China
Cover CWE Working Paper 1204

"The Costs of Pierce's Disease in the California Winegrape Industry"

Kabir P. Tumber, Julian M. Alston, and Kate B. Fuller

CWE Working Paper 1204, Davis, CA: Robert Mondavi Institute, Center for Wine Economics, 2012

The Costs of Pierce's Disease in the California Winegrape Industry
Cover SPSS 2012 Conference Brochure

"All for One or One for All: Motivations to Volunteer in a Community-Based Context"

Allison Williams, Emily Fisher, Eugene Borgida, David Andow, Terry Hurley and Susan Solarz

Selected Poster presented at Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP) 2012, 13th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, January 26-28, 2012

Abstract (on p. 182)
2011

"The Medicago Genome Provides Insight into the Evolution of Rhizobial Symbioses"

Nevin D. Young, Frédéric Debellé, Giles E.D. Oldroyd, Rene Geurts, Steven B. Cannon, Michael K. Udvardi, Vagner A. Benedito, Klaus F.X. Mayer, Jérôme Gouzy, Heiko Schoof, Yves Van de Peer, Sebastian Proost, Douglas R. Cook, Blake C. Meyers, Manuel Spannagl, Foo Cheung, Stéphane De Mita, Vivek Krishnakumar, Heidrun Gundlach, Shiguo Zhou, Joann Mudge, Arvind K. Bharti, Jeremy D. Murray, Marina A. Naoumkina, Benjamin Rosen, Kevin A.T. Silverstein, Haibao Tang, Stephane Rombauts, Patrick X. Zhao, Peng Zhou, Valérie Barbe, Philippe Bardou, Michael Bechner, Arnaud Bellec, Anne Berger, Hélène Bergès, Shelby Bidwell, Ton Bisseling, Nathalie Choisne, Arnaud Couloux, Roxanne Denny, Shweta Deshpande, Xinbin Dai, Jeff J. Doyle, Anne-Marie Dudez, Andrew D. Farmer, Stéphanie Fouteau, Carolien Franken, Chrystel Gibelin, John Gish, Steven Goldstein, Alvaro J. González, Pamela J. Green, Asis Hallab, Marijke Hartog, Axin Hua, Sean J. Humphray, Dong-Hoon Jeong, Yi Jing, Anika Jöcker, Steve M. Kenton, Dong-Jin Kim, Kathrin Klee, Hongshing Lai, Chunting Lang, Shaoping Lin, Simone L. Macmil, Ghislaine Magdelenat, Lucy Matthews, Jamison McCorrison, Erin L. Monaghan, Jeong-Hwan Mun, Fares Z. Najar, Christine Nicholson, Céline Noirot, Majesta O’Bleness, Charles R. Paule, Julie Poulain, Florent Prion, Baifang Qin, Chunmei Qu, Ernest F. Retzel, Claire Riddle, Erika Sallet, Sylvie Samain, Nicolas Samson, Iryna Sanders, Olivier Saurat, Claude Scarpelli, Thomas Schiex, Béatrice Segurens, Andrew J. Severin, D. Janine Sherrier, Ruihua Shi, Sarah Sims, Susan R. Singer, Senjuti Sinharoy, Lieven Sterck, Agnès Viollet, Bing-Bing Wang, Keqin Wang, Mingyi Wang, Xiaohong Wang, Jens Warfsmann, Jean Weissenbach, Doug D. White, Jim D. White, Graham B. Wiley, Patrick Wincker, Yanbo Xing, Limei Yang, Ziyun Yao, Fu Ying, Jixian Zhai, Liping Zhou, Antoine Zuber, Jean Dénarié, Richard A. Dixon, Gregory D. May, David C. Schwartz, Jane Rogers, Francis Quétier, Christopher D. Town and Bruce A. Roe

Nature 480 (7378) (December 22, 2011): 520-524

The Medicago Genome Provides Insight into the Evolution of Rhizobial Symbioses

"BecA Hub Research, Facilities, and Capacity Building"

Jagger Harvey, Appolinaire Djikeng and Rob Skilton

Presented at BecA Hub Donor Consultation, Nairobi, Kenya, 13 December 2011

BecA Hub Research, Facilities, and Capacity Building
Cover Conference Working Paper 7

"Measuring the Effectiveness of Agricultural R&D in Sub-Saharan Africa from the Perspectives of Varietal Output and Adoption: Initial Results from the Diffusion of Improved Varieties in Africa Project"

Arega Alene, Yigezu Yigezu, Jupiter Ndjeunga, Ricardo Labarta, Robert Andrade, Aliou Diagne, Rachel Muthoni, Franklin Simtowe and Tom Walker

Conference Working Paper 7, Washington, DC and Accra, Ghana: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), 2011

Prepared for the ASTI/IFPRI-FARA Conference, Accra, Ghana, December 5-7, 2011

Measuring the Effectiveness of Agricultural R&D in Sub-Saharan Africa from the Perspectives of Varietal Output and Adoption
Cover Staff Aging and Turnover

"Staff Aging and Turnover in African Agricultural Research: A Case Study on the Agricultural Research Council and Faculties of Natural and Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Sciences of the University of Pretoria"

Frikie Liebenberg

Background Paper prepared for the ASTI/IFPRI-FARA Conference, Agricultural R&D: Investing in Africa's Future, Analyzing Trends, Challenges and Opportunities, Accra, Ghana, December 5-7, 2011

Staff Aging and Turnover in African Agricultural Research
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"The Growing Opportunities for African Agricultural Development"

Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize, Derek Byerlee, Alex McCalla, Michael Morris and John Staatz

Conference Working Paper 16, Washington, DC and Accra, Ghana: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), 2011

Prepared for the ASTI/IFPRI-FARA Conference, Accra, Ghana, December 5-7, 2011

The Growing Opportunities for African Agricultural Development
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"Staff Aging and Turnover in African Agricultural Research: Lessons from Five National Agricultural Research Institutes"

Louis Sène, Frikkie Liebenberg, Mick Mwala, Festus Murithi, Séraphine S. Kaboré and Nienke Beintema

Conference Working Paper 17, Washington, DC and Accra, Ghana: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA), 2011

Also available in French: Vieillissement et Rotation des Personnels de R&D Agricole en Afrique: Enseignements Tirés de L’étude de Cinq Instituts Nationaux de Recherche Agricole

Prepared for the ASTI/IFPRI-FARA Conference, Accra, Ghana, December 5-7, 2011

Staff Aging and Turnover in African Agricultural Research: Lessons from Five National Agricultural Research Institutes
Vieillissement et Rotation des Personnels de R&D Agricole en Afrique

"Having Your Cake and Eating It: A Modelling Framework to Combine Process-Based Population Dynamics and Dispersal Simulation"

H.R. Parry, J-P Aurambout and D.J. Kriticos

Paper in Proceedings, MODSIM2011,19th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation; Sustaining Our Future: Understanding and Living with Uncertainty, Perth, Australia, 12–16 December 2011, eds. F. Chan, D. Marinova and R.S. Anderssen, (Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand, December 2011), pp. 2535-2541

Having Your Cake and Eating It: A Modelling Framework to Combine Process-Based Population Dynamics and Dispersal Simulation
Proceedings, MODSIM2011
World Development

"Farmer Participatory Research and Soil Conservation in Southeast Asian Cassava Systems"

Timothy J. Dalton, Nina K. Lilja, Nancy L. Johnson and Reinhardt Howeler

World Development 39 (12) (December 2011): 2176-2186

Abstract
Cover NIR News Dec 2011

"New NIR Diagnostics Platform for Agricultural Research in East and Central Africa"

Glen Fox, Jagger Harvey, G. J. Benoit Gnonlonfin and Larelle McMillan

NIR News 22 (8) (December 2011): 9-10

Abstract
Cover Earth Science Informatics Dec 2011

"DigitalOcean: Building a Platform for Scientific Collaboration and Social and Media Sharing on the Drupal Content Management System"

Bruce Caron, Dave Toole, Paul Wicks and Steve Miller

Earth Science Informatics 4 (4) (December 2011): 191-196

Abstract
Cover RMI-CWE Working Paper 1103

"The Economic Returns to Public Agricultural Research in Uruguay"

José E. Bervejillo, Julian M. Alston and Kabir P. Tumber

RMI-CWE Working Paper 1103. Davis, CA: Robert Mondavi Institute, Center for Wine Economics, December 2011

The Economic Returns to Public Agricultural Research in Uruguay
Cover Staff Paper 564

"Economic Assessment of the Benefits of Chloro-s-triazine Herbicides to U.S. Corn, Sorghum, and Sugarcane Producers"

Paul D. Mitchell

Staff Paper 564, Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, November 2011

Economic Assessment of the Benefits of Chloro-s-triazine Herbicides to U.S. Corn, Sorghum, and Sugarcane Producers
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"Estimating Soil Erosion and Fuel Use Changes and Their Monetary Values with AGSIM: A Case Study for Triazine Herbicides"

Paul D. Mitchell

Staff Paper 563, Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, November 2011

Estimating Soil Erosion and Fuel Use Changes and Their Monetary Values with AGSIM: A Case Study for Triazine Herbicides
Cover ISPRS Jl of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

"Mapping Impervious Surfaces with the Integrated Use of Landsat Thematic Mapper and Radar Data: A Case Study in an Urban–Rural Landscape in the Brazilian Amazon"

Dengsheng Lu, Guiying Li, Emilio Moran, Mateus Batistella and Corina C. Freitas

ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 66 (6) (November 2011): 798-808

Abstract
G20: The Cannes Summit: A New Way Forward

"Agricultural Technologies to Feed Future Generations: Reasons to Revitalize"

Philip G. Pardey

In The G20 Cannes Summit 2011: A New Way Forward, eds. John Kirton and Madeline Koch (Newsdesk Media and G20 Research Group, November 2011), pp. 192-195

The G20 Cannes Summit: A New Way Forward
American Journal of Agricultural Economics

"The Economic Returns to U.S. Public Agricultural Research"

Julian M. Alston, Matthew A. Andersen, Jennifer S. James and Philip G. Pardey

American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93 (5) (October 2011): 1257-1277

Abstract
Crisis and Opportunity: Lessons of Australian Water Reform

"Emerging Food Security Challenges"

Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

Chapter 4.2 in Crisis and Opportunity: Lessons of Australian Water Reform, eds. John Langford, John Briscoe and Nathan Taylor, (Melbourne, Australia: Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA), November 2011), pp. 150-159

Crisis and Opportunity: Lessons of Australian Water Reform
African Agricultural Productivity Growth and R&D in a Global Setting

"African Agricultural Productivity Growth and R&D in a Global Setting"

Philip G. Pardey

Global Food Policy and Food Security Symposium Series Lecture Paper, Stanford, CA: Stanford University, Center on Food Security and the Environment (FSE), October 6, 2011

African Agricultural Productivity Growth and R&D in a Global Setting

"Análise Florística e Estrutural de Sistemas Silviagrícolas em Tomé-Açu, Pará (Floristic and Structural Analysis of Agroforestry Systems in Tomé-Açu, Pará, Brazil)"

Édson Luis Bolfe and Mateus Batistella

Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira 46 (10) (October 2011): 1139-1147

Análise Florística e Estrutural de Sistemas Silviagrícolas em Tomé-Açu, Pará
Cover Biological Invasions

"Incorporating Uncertainty and Social Values in Managing Invasive Alien Species: A Deliberative Multi-criteria Evaluation Approach"

Shuang Liu, Andy Sheppard, Darren Kriticos and David Cook

Biological Invasions 13 (10) (October 2011): 2323-2337

Abstract
Cover Weed Science

"Climate Change and the Potential Global Distribution of Serrated Tussock (Nassella trichotoma)"

Michael S. Watt, Darren J. Kriticos, Shona L. Lamoureaux and Graeme W Bourdôt

Weed Science 59 (4) (October-December 2011): 538-545

Abstract
Agrekon

"South African Agricultural R&D Investments: Sources, Structure, and Trends 1910-2007"

Frikkie Liebenberg, Philip G. Pardey and Michael Kahn

Agrekon 50 (2) (September 14, 2011): 1-26

Abstract
Cover Diversity and Distributions

"Modelling Horses for Novel Climate Courses: Insights from Projecting Potential Distributions of Native and Alien Australian Acacias with Correlative and Mechanistic Models"

Bruce L. Webber, Colin J. Yates, David C. Le Maitre, John K. Scott, Darren J. Kriticos, Noboru Ota, Asha McNeill, Johannes J. Le Roux and Guy F. Midgley

Diversity and Distributions 17 (5) (September 2011): 978-1000

Modelling Horses for Novel Climate Courses: Insights from Projecting Potential Distributions of Native and Alien Australian...

"Agricultural R&D, Productivity and Global Food Security"

Philip G. Pardey

PowerPoint presented at New Zealand Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (NZARES) Conference, Nelson, New Zealand, August 25-26, 2011

Agricultural R&D, Productivity and Global Food Security

"Informações Geoespaciais Para a Gestão dos Recursos Naturais do Corredor de Nacala - Moçambique"

Vanessa S. Pugliero, Édson Luis Bolfe, Mateus Batistella, Wilson A. Holler, Paulo R. Martinho, Sérgio G. Tôsto, Davi O. Custódio and Daniel C. Victoria

Paper presented at Congresso Interinstitucional de Iniciação Científica (CIIC), 5th, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, August 9-11, 2011

Informações Geoespaciais Para a Gestão dos Recursos Naturais do Corredor de Nacala - Moçambique

"Spatial Externalities and Vector-Borne Plant Diseases: Pierce’s Disease and the Blue-Green Sharpshooter in the Napa Valley"

Kate Fuller, Julian Alston and James Sanchirico

Selected Paper presented at Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) 2011 Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, July 24-26, 2011

Spatial Externalities and Vector-Borne Plant Diseases: Pierce’s Disease and the Blue-Green Sharpshooter in the Napa Valley

"Carbon Mapping of Agroforestry Systems in the Brazilian Amazon Through Satellite Images"

E.L. Bolfe and M. Batistella

Poster prepared for International Cartographic Conference, 25th, Paris, France, July 3-8, 2011

Carbon Mapping of Agroforestry Systems in the Brazilian Amazon Through Satellite Images
International Cartographic Conference, 25th, Proceedings
Cover Polarized Preferences 2011 AAEA SP 13314

"Polarized Preferences In Homegrown Value Auctions"

Terrance M. Hurley, Chengyan Yue and Neil O. Anderson

Selected Paper presented at Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, July 24-26, 2011

Polarized Preferences In Homegrown Value Auctions
Cover Can Conventional Crop Producers Also Benefit From Bt Technology?

"Can Conventional Crop Producers Also Benefit from Bt Technology?"

Zhe Dun and Paul D. Mitchell

Paper presented for Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) 2011 Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, July 24-26, 2011

Can Conventional Crop Producers Also Benefit from Bt Technology?
For Want of a Nail

For Want of a Nail: The Case for Increased Agricultural R&D Spending

Philip G. Pardey and Julian M. Alston

American Boondoggle: Fixing the 2012 Farm Bill series,  Washington, DC: American Enterprise Institute (AEI),  July 2011

For Want of a Nail: The Case for Increased Agricultural R&D Spending
American Boondoggle Series
Experimental Agriculture

"Analysis of Diffusion Strategies in Northeast Brazil for New Cassava Varieties with Improved Nutritional Quality"

Carolina Gonzalez, Salomon Perez, Carlos E. Cardoso, Robert Andrade and Nancy L. Johnson

Experimental Agriculture 47 (3) (July 2011): 539-552

Also presented as a Poster at the International Association of Agricultural Economists (IAAE) Triennial Conference, Foz do Iguaçu, Brazil, August 18-24 2012

Abstract
IAAE Poster
The Economic Returns to U.S. Public Agricultural Research

"The Economic Returns to U.S. Public Agricultural Research"

Julian M. Alston, Matthew A. Andersen, Jennifer S. James and Philip G. Pardey

Staff Paper P10-8 / InSTePP Paper 10-04, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), October 2010, revised July 2011

First published in 2010 with title: "Revisiting the Returns to U.S. Public Agricultural Research: New Measures, Models, Results, and Interpretation"

"The Economic Returns to U.S. Public Agricultural Research"
Cover Pratique 212459

Protocol for Mapping Endangered Areas Taking Climate, Climate Change, Biotic and Abiotic Factors, Land Use and Economic Impacts into Account Accessed Via a Hyperlink in a Project Web Page and Integrated into the Web-Based EPPO PRA Scheme

Richard Baker, Jan Benninga, Johan Bremmer, Sarah Brunel, Maxime Dupin, Dominic Eyre, Zhenya Ilieva, Vojtech Jarosik, Hella Kehlenbeck, Darren Kriticos, David Makowski, Jan Pergl, Philippe Reynaud, Christelle Robinet, Tarek Soliman, Wopke Van der Werf and Susan Worner

Pratique 212459, Deliverable Number 3.3, EU Framework 7, Enhancements of Pest Risk Analysis Techniques, June 23, 2011

Protocol for Mapping Endangered Areas Taking Climate, Climate Change, Biotic and Abiotic Factors, Land Use...
Cover Ecological Modelling June 2011

"Temporal Limits to Simulating the Future Spread Pattern of Invasive Species: Buddleja davidii in Europe and New Zealand"

Joel P.W. Pitt, Darren J. Kriticos and Michael B. Dodd

Ecological Modelling 222 (11) (June 10, 2011): 1880-1887

Abstract
Agrekon

"South African Agricultural R&D: Policies and Public Institutions, 1880-2007"

Frikkie Liebenberg and Philip G. Pardey

Agrekon 50 (1) (June 8, 2011): 1-15

** awarded 2011 Agricultural Economics Association of South Africa SJJ de Swardt Award for Best Article in Agrekon

Abstract
Czech Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding

"A Strategic Look at Global Wheat Production, Productivity and R&D Developments"

Philip G. Pardey

Czech Journal of Genetics and Plant Breeding 47 (Special Issue) (2011): S19

A Strategic Look at Global Wheat Production, Productivity and R&D Developments
Cover Environment and Development Economics June 2011

"Collective Action for Watershed Management: Field Experiments in Colombia and Kenya"

Juan C. Cardenas, Luz A. Rodriguez and Nancy L. Johnson

Environment and Development Economics, 16 (Special Issue 3) (June 2011): 275-303

Previously published as Documentos CEDE 26, Bogota, Colombia: Universidad de los Andes; Facultad de Economía, El Centro de Estudios sobre Desarrollo Económico (CEDE), November 2009

Abstract (Journal Article)
Documentos CEDE 26
Cover Australasian Plant Pathology

"Increased Risk of Pitch Canker to Australasia under Climate Change"

Rebecca J. Ganley, Michael S. Watt, Darren J. Kriticos, Anna J.M. Hopkins and Lucy K. Manning

Australasian Plant Pathology 40 (3) (May 2011): 228

Abstract
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"Base de Dados Geográficos do "Corredor de Nacala", Moçambique"

Édson Luis Bolfe, Mateus Batistella, Carlos Cesar Ronquim, Wilson Anderson Holler, Paulo Roberto Rodrigues Martinho, Clemente José Macia and Jacinto Mafalacusser

Paper in XV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 30 de Abril a 05 de Maio de 2011, Curitiba-PR, Anais, eds. José Carlos Neves Epiphanio and Lênio Soares Galvão, (São José dos Campos, Brazil: INPE, 2011), pp. 3995-4002

Base de Dados Geográficos do "Corredor de Nacala", Moçambique
XV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 30 de Abril a 05 de Maio de 2011, Curitiba-PR, Anais
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"Correlação Entre Carbono de Sistemas Agroflorestais e Indices de Vegetação"

Édson Luis Bolfe, Mateus Batistella and Marcos César Ferreira

Paper in XV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 30 de Abril a 05 de Maio de 2011, Curitiba-PR, Anais, eds. José Carlos Neves Epiphanio and Lênio Soares Galvão, (São José dos Campos, Brazil: INPE, 2011), pp. 1705-1712

Correlação Entre Carbono de Sistemas Agroflorestais e Indices de Vegetação
XV Simpósio Brasileiro de Sensoriamento Remoto (SBSR), 30 de Abril a 05 de Maio de 2011, Curitiba-PR, Anais
Cover Giannini Foundation Monograph 48

Demand for Food in the United States: A Review of Literature, Evaluation of Previous Estimates, and Presentation of New Estimates of Demand

Abigail M. Okrent and Julian M. Alston

Giannini Foundation Monograph 48, Berkeley, CA: University of California, Giannini Foundation of Agricultural Economics, April 2011

** awarded 2011 Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (AARES) Quality of Research Discovery Award

Demand for Food in the United States: A Review of Literature, Evaluation of Previous Estimates, and Presentation ...
Cover Policy Brief 22

Some International Successes in Crop Research Funding and the Pathways for Implementation in Canada

Richard Gray and Katarzyna Bolek

CAIRN Policy Brief No. 22, Saskatoon, Canada: University of Saskatchewan, Canadian Agricultural Innovation and Regulation Network (CAIRN), April 2011

Some International Successes in Crop Research Funding and the Pathways for Implementation in Canada
American Journal of Agricultural Economics

"Capital Services in U.S. Agriculture: Concepts, Comparisons, and the Treatment of Interest Rates"

Matthew A. Andersen, Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

American Journal of Agricultural Economics 93 (3) (April 2011): 718-738

Abstract
Cover Future Proofing Plantation Forests from Pests

Future Proofing Plantation Forests from Pests

M.S. Watt, R.J. Ganley, D.J. Kriticos, D.J. Palmer, L.K. Manning and E.G. Brockerhoff

MAF Technical Paper No: 2011/42, Wellington, NZ: Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, April 2011

Future Proofing Plantation Forests from Pests
Sustainable Land Management & Climate Change (SLMACC) Research Reports
Journal of Economic Entomology

"Seeds of Change: Corn Seed Mixtures for Resistance Management and Integrated Pest Management"

David W. Onstad, Paul D. Mitchell, Terrance M. Hurley, Jonathan G. Lundgren, R. Patrick Porter, Christian H. Krupke, Joseph L. Spencer, Christine D. DiFonzo, Tracey S. Baute, Richard L. Hellmich, Lawrent L. Buschman, William D. Hutchison and John F. Tooker

Journal of Economic Entomology 104 (2) (April 2011): 343-352

Abstract
Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

"The Economics of Grain Price Volatility"

Brian D. Wright

Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 33 (1) (Spring 2011): 32-58

Abstract
Cover Agricultural Economics

"Do Native and Invasive Labels Affect Consumer Willingness to Pay for Plants? Evidence from Experimental Auctions"

Chengyan Yue, Terrance M. Hurley and Neil Anderson

Agricultural Economics 42 (2) (March 2011): 195-205

Abstract
Science 331 (6018)

“Access to Stem Cells and Data: Persons, Property Rights, and Scientific Progress”

Debra Mathews, Gregory Graff, Krishanu Saha and David Winickoff

Science 331 (6018) (February 11, 2011): 725-727

Abstract

"Poster: Assessing the Content of Active Endogenous LINE1 Retrotransposons in Human Colorectal Cancer Samples Using High-Throughput Pyrosequencing"

Danhua Fan, Eric P. Rahrmann, Kevin A.T. Silverstein and David A. Largaespada

Poster prepared for IEEE 1st International Conference on Computational Advances in Bio and Medical Sciences (ICCABS), Orlando, Florida, February 3-5, 2011

Abstract
Cover Environment, Development and Sustainability 13-1

"Livelihood Strategies in Endemic Livestock Production Systems in Sub-Humid Zone of West Africa: Trends, Tradeoffs and Implications"

L. Zaibet, S. Traore, A. Ayantunde, K. Marshall, Nancy L. Johnson, and M. Siegmund-Schultze

Environment, Development and Sustainability 13 (1) (February 2011): 87-105

Abstract
Weed Research

"Managing Invasive Weeds under Climate Change: Considering the Current and Potential Future Distribution of Buddleja Davidii"

Darren J. Kriticos, Michael S. Watt, K.J.B. Potter, L.K. Manning, N.S. Alexander and N. Tallent-Halsell

Weed Research 51 (1) (February 2011): 85-96

Abstract
Cover Agricultural and Forest Entomology

"Risk Posed by the Invasive Defoliator Uraba lugens to New Zealand Native Flora"

Toni M. Withers, Karina J.B. Potter, Lisa A. Berndt, Shaun A. Forgie, Quentin E. Paynter and Darren J. Kriticos

Agricultural and Forest Entomology 13 (1) (February 2011): 99-110

Abstract
Cover Canadian Journal of Forest Research

"Dothistroma Needle Blight and Pitch Canker: The Current and Future Potential Distribution of Two Important Diseases of Pinus Species"

Michael S. Watt, Rebecca J. Ganley, Darren J. Kriticos and Lucy K. Manning

Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41 (2) (February 2011): 412-424

Abstract
PLoS One

"An Antiviral Defense Role of AGO2 in Plants"

Jagger J.W. Harvey, Mathew G. Lewsey, Kanu Patel, Jack Westwood, Susanne Heimstädt, John P. Carr and David C. Baulcombe

PLoS ONE 6 (1) (January 2011): e14639

"An Antiviral Defense Role of AGO2 in Plants"
Cover Psyche

"Application of General Circulation Models to Assess the Potential Impact of Climate Change on Potential Distribution and Relative Abundance of Melanoplus sanguinipes (Fabricius) (Orthoptera: Acrididae) in North America"

O. Olfert, R.M. Weiss and Darren Kriticos

Psyche 2011 (2011): 980372

"Application of General Circulation Models to Assess the Potential Impact of Climate Change
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Policies, Rights, and Institutions for Sustainable Management of Land and Water Resources

Hans P. Binswanger-Mkhize, Ruth Meinzen-Dick and Claudia Ringler

SOLAW Background Thematic Report TR09, Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), 2011

Policies, Rights, and Institutions for Sustainable Management of Land and Water Resources
Health Economics

"Measurement of QALYs and the Welfare Implications of Survivor Consumption and Leisure Forgone"

John A. Nyman

Health Economics 20 (1) (January 2011): 56-67

Abstract
First Page Batistella Geotechnologias

"Geotecnologias e Gestão Territorial da Bovinocultura no Brasil (Geotechnologies and Territorial Management of Brazilian Cattle)"

Mateus Batistella, Ricardo Guimarães Andrade, Édson Luis Bolfe, Daniel de Castro Victoria and Gustavo Bayma Siqueira da Silva

Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia 40 (Special Supplement) (2011): 251-260

Geotecnologias e Gestão Territorial da Bovinocultura no Brasil
Cover FSSA Journal 2011

"An Overview of Productivity and Research in South African Agriculture"

Frikkie Liebenberg

FSSA Journal (2011): 13-27

Cover Documentos 87

WebGis Moçambique: Organização das Bases de Dados Espaciais Para a Plataforma GeoServer

Édson Luis Bolfe, Mateus Batistella, Davi de Oliveira Custódio, Orlando Inácio Jalane and Vanessa Silva Pugliero

Documentos 87, Campinas, Brazil: Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuaria (Embrapa) Monitoramento por Satélite, 2011

WebGis Moçambique: Organização das Bases de Dados Espaciais Para a Plataforma GeoServer
Cover Accelerating Energy Innovation: Insights from Multiple Sectors

“Agricultural Innovation”

Tiffany Shih and Brian Wright

Chapter 2 in Accelerating Innovation in Energy: Lessons from Multiple Sectors, eds. Rebecca M. Henderson and Richard G. Newell, (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press for National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 2011), pp. 49-85

Agricultural Innovation (Preview)
Accelerating Innovation in Energy: Lessons from Multiple Sectors (Preview)
Cover International Journal of Remote Sensing

"Fractional Forest Cover Mapping in the Brazilian Amazon with a Combination of MODIS and TM Images"

Dengsheng Lu, Mateus Batistella, Emilio Moran, Scott Hetrick, Diogenes Alves and Eduardo Brondizio

Internatonal Journal of Remote Sensing 32 (22) (2011): 7131-7149

Abstract

"Supply Response and Investment in Agriculture in Andhra Pradesh"

Lalmani Pandy, P. Parthasarathy Rao, P.S. Birthal, Cynthia Bantilan and Hans P. Binswanger

Asian Journal of Agriculture and Development 9 (2) (2011)

Supply Response and Investment in Agriculture in Andhra Pradesh
Cover 2011 BGRI Proceedings

"Highly Expressed RPG1 Protein in a Five-Copy Rpg1-Transgenic Barley Line Results in Susceptibility to Stem Rust"

Y. Chai, B. Steffenson, J. Nirmala and A. Kleinhofs

In Proceedings, Borlaug Global Rust Initiative 2011 Technical Workshop, June 13-16, Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A., ed. Robert McIntosh, (Borlaug Global Rust Initiative, 2011), pp. 127-131

Proceedings, Borlaug Global Rust Initiative 2011 Technical Workshop, June 13-16, Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A.

"Alterações Ocorridas Pelo Manejo em Latossolo, Rondônia, Amazônia Brasileira (Changes Promoted by Management in Oxisol, Rondônia, Brazilian Amazon)"

Gustavo Souza Valladares; Mateus Batistella and Marcos Gervasio Pereira

Bragantia 70 (3 Campinas) (2011): 631-637

Alterações Ocorridas Pelo Manejo em Latossolo, Rondônia, Amazônia Brasileira
Cover Chai thesis

"Investigations on Stem Rust Resistance Genes in Barley"

Yuan Chai

Master's Thesis, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, January 2011

Investigations on Stem Rust Resistance Genes in Barley
Cover GIScience and Remote Sensing

"A Comparison of Multisensor Integration Methods for Land Cover Classification in the Brazilian Amazon"

Dengsheng Lu, Guiying Li, Emilio Moran, Luciano Dutra and Mateus Batistella

GIScience and Remote Sensing 48 (3) (2011): 345-370

A Comparison of Multisensor Integration Methods for Land Cover Classification in the Brazilian Amazon
Cover State of the World 2011

"Improving Food Production from Livestock"

Mario Herrero with Susan MacMillan, Nancy L. Johnson, Polly Ericksen, Alan Duncan, Delia Grace and Philip K. Thornton

In State of the World 2011: Innovations that Nourish the Planet, World Watch Institute, (New York, NY: W.W. Norton and Company, January 2011), pp. 155-163

Improving Food Production from Livestock
State of the World 2011: Innovations that Nourish the Planet
Cover Documentos 90

A Evolução Histórica dos Sistemas de Informações Geográficas

Édson Luis Bolfe, Luiz Eduardo Vicente, Ricardo Guimarães Andrade, Daniel de Castro Victoria and Mateus Batistella

Documentos 90, Campinas, Brazil: Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuaria (Embrapa) Monitoramento por Satélite, 2011

A Evolução Histórica dos Sistemas de Informações Geográficas
2010
Cover Plant Science 179-6

“The Commercialization of Biotechnology Traits”

Gregory Graff, David Zilberman and Alan Bennett

Plant Science 179 (6) (December 2010): 635-644

Abstract
EuroChoices

"Food Commodity Prices in the Long Run: The Crucial Role of Agricultural Research and Productivity"

Julian M. Alston, Jason M. Beddow and Philip G. Pardey

EuroChoices 9 (3) (December 2010): 36-42

Alternate titles: Les Prix à Long Terme des Produits Alimentaires Primaires: Le Rôle Décisif de la Recherche et de la Productivité Agricoles;
Langfristige Preisentwicklung von Nahrungsmitteln: Die Entscheidende Rolle der Agrarforschung und Landwirtschaftlicher Produktivität

Abstract
Cover Climate Futures for Tasmania

Climate Futures for Tasmania: Impacts on Agriculture

G.K. Holz, M.R. Grose, J.C. Bennett, S.P. Corney, C.J. White, D. Phelan, K. Potter, D. Kriticos, R. Rawnsley, D. Parsons, S. Lisson, S.M. Gaynor and N.L. Bindoff

Technical Report, Hobart, Tasmania: Antarctic Climate and Ecosystems Cooperative Research Centre (ACE  CRC), December 2010

Climate Futures for Tasmania: Impacts on Agriculture
Cover Country Note

South Africa: Recent Developments in Public Agricultural Research

Kathleen Flaherty, Frikkie Liebenberg and Johann Kirsten

Country Note, Rome, Italy and Washington DC: Agricultural Science and Technology Indicators (ASTI) Initiative and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), December 2010

South Africa: Recent Developments in Public Agricultural Research
Cover Alston OECD 2010

"Agricultural Research, Innovation, Productivity, and Poverty"

Julian M. Alston

PowerPoint presented at OECD Global Forum on Agriculture, November 29-30, 2010

Agricultural Research, Innovation, Productivity, and Poverty
Cover Ecological Modelling Nov 2010

"Modelling Pheromone Anemotaxis for Biosecurity Surveillance: Moth Movement Patterns Reveal a Downwind Component of Anemotaxis"

S.Guichard, D.J.Kriticos, J.M.Kean and S.P.Worner

Ecological Modelling 221 (23) (November 24, 2010): 2801-2807

Abstract

"Detection and Management of Aflatoxin Contamination in Kenyan Smallholder Maize"

Vincent Were, Samuel Mutiga, Jagger Harvey, Vivian Hoffman, Rebecca Nelson and Michael Milgroom

Poster prepared for the BecA Opening, Nairobi, Kenya, November 5, 2010

Detection and Management of Aflatoxin Contamination in Kenyan Smallholder Maize

Identification of Cowpea Aphid Borne Mosaic Virus in Diseased Passionfruit (Passiflora edulis Sims) and Diagnostic Test Development

Dora Kilalo, Elijah Ateka, Hann Pappu, Rob Skilton and Jagger Harvey

Poster presented at BecA Launch, Nairobi, Kenya, November 5, 2010

Identification of Cowpea Aphid Borne Mosaic Virus in Diseased Passionfruit (Passiflora edulis Sims) and Diagnostic Test Developm

"Genetic Diversity of Napier Grass (Pennisetum purpureum Schumacher) Germplasm Based on Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism"

Bramwel W. Wanjala, A. Muchugi, M. Mulaa, M. Obonyo, Jagger Harvey, R. Skilton, J. Proud, and J. Hanson

Poster presented at BecA Launch, Nairobi, Kenya, November 5, 2010

Genetic Diversity of Napier Grass (Pennisetum purpureum Schumacher) Germplasm Based on Amplified Fragment Length Polymorphism
Cover Ecological Modelling

"Estimating the Spatio-Temporal Risk of Disease Epidemics Using a Bioclimatic Niche Model"

E.A. Pinkard, D.J. Kriticos, T.J. Wardlaw, A.J. Carnegie and Agathe Leriche

Ecological Modelling 221 (23) (November 2010): 2828-2838

Abstract
Cover Biological Invasions

"Using Species Niche Models to Inform Strategic Management of Weeds in a Changing Climate"

Michael S. Watt, Darren J. Kriticos, Karina J.B. Potter, Lucy K. Manning, Nita Tallent-Halsell and Graeme W. Bourdôt

Biological Invasions 12 (11) (November 2010): 3711-3725

Abstract

"Insect-Pathogen-Crop Dynamics and Their Importance to Plant Biosecurity under Future Climates: Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus and Wheat – A Case Study"

Wendy Griffiths, Jean-Philippe Aurambout, Hazel Parry, Piotr Trebicki, Darren Kriticos, Garry O’Leary, Kyla Finlay, Paul De Barro and Jo Luck

Paper in Food Security from Sustainable Agriculture, Proceedings of the 15th Agronomy Conference 2010, Lincoln, New Zealand, November 15-18, 2010, eds. Hugh Dove and Richard Culvenor, (Gosford, Australia, The Regional Institute Ltd., 2010)

Insect-Pathogen-Crop Dynamics and Their Importance to Plant Biosecurity under Future Climates: Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus and Whe
Food Security from Sustainable Agriculture, Proceedings of the 15th Agronomy Conference 2010
Journal of International Development

"Understanding Poverty Dynamics in Kenya"

Patti Kristjanson, Nelson Mango, Anirudh Krishna, Maren Radeny and Nancy L. Johnson

Journal of International Development 22 (7) (October 2010): 978-996

Abstract
Cover Science October 8 2010

"Areawide Suppression of European Corn Borer with Bt Maize Reaps Savings to Non-Bt Maize Growers"

W.D. Hutchison, E.C. Burkness, P.D. Mitchell, R.D. Moon, T.W. Leslie, S.J. Fleischer, M. Abrahamson, K.L. Hamilton, K.L. Steffey, M.E.Gray, R.L. Hellmich, L.V. Kaster, T.E.Hunt, R.J. Wright, K. Pecinovsky, T.L. Rabaey, B.R. Flood and E.S. Raun.

Science 330 (6001) (October 8, 2010): 222-225

Abstract
Cover Biological Control

"Interactions Between a Leafhopper and Rust Fungus on the Invasive Plant Asparagus asparagoides in Australia: A Case of Two Agents Being Better Than One for Biological Control"

Peter J.Turner, Louise Morin, David G.Williams and Darren J. Kriticos

Biological Control  54 (3) (September 2010): 322-330

Abstract
 Cover Managing University Intellectural Property

“Legal Context of University Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer”

Sean O'Connor, Gregory Graff and David Winickoff

Commissioned Paper prepared for Managing University Intellectural Property in the Public Interest, (Washington, DC: National Academies of Science, Science Technology Economics and Policy (STEP) Board, September 2010)

“Legal Context of University Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer”
Commissioned Papers
Cover RPR

"Collective Action for Smallholder Market Access: Evidence and Implications for Africa"

Helen Markelova and Esther Mwangi

Review of Policy Research 27 (5) (September 2010): 621-640

Abstract

"Current and Potential Distributions of Nassella neesiana (Chilean Needle Grass) in Australia and New Zealand"

Graeme W. Bourdôt, Shona L. Lamoureaux, Darren J. Kriticos, Michael S. Watt and Matthew Brown

In 17th Australasian Weeds Conference Proceedings: New Frontiers in New Zealand: Together We Can Beat the Weeds, Christchurch, New Zealand, September 26-30, 2010, (New Zealand Plant Protection Society (NZPPS), 2010), pp. 424-427

Current and Potential Distributions of Nassella neesiana (Chilean Needle Grass) in Australia and New Zealand
17th Australasian Weeds Conference Proceedings
Cover Pest Management Science

"The Western Corn Rootworm, A New Threat to European Agriculture: Opportunities for Biotechnology?"

Koen Dillen, Paul D. Mitchell, Tinne Van Looy and Eric Tollens

Pest Management Science 66 (9) (September 2010): 956-966

Abstract
Potential Global Crop Pest Distributions Using CLIMEX

"Potential Global Crop Pest Distributions Using CLIMEX: HarvestChoice Applications"

Jason M. Beddow, Darren Kriticos, Philip G. Pardey and Robert W. Sutherst

HarvestChoice Working Paper, St. Paul, MN and Washington, DC: HarvestChoice, 2010

Potential Global Crop Pest Distributions Using CLIMEX: HarvestChoice Applications
Capital Use Intensity and Productivity Biases

"Capital Use Intensity and Productivity Biases"

Matthew A. Andersen, Julian M. Alston and Philip G. Pardey

Staff Paper P10-7 / InSTePP Paper 10-03, St. Paul, MN: University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics and International Science and Technology Practice and Policy (InSTePP), August 2010

"Capital Use Intensity and Productivity Biases"
Experiencias en el Manejo Integrado de Recursos Naturales en la Subcuenca del Rio Chimbo, Ecuador

"Cambios en Politicas y su Impacto en el Nivel del Bienestar de los Hogares Rurales de la Subcuenca del rio Chimbo"

Robert Andrade, Jeffrey Alwang, and Victor Barrera

Chapter in Experiencias de Manejo Integrado de Recursos Naturales en la Subcuenca del Rio Chimbo, Ecuador, eds. Victor Hugo Barrera, Jeffrey Alwang and Elena Cruz, (Quito, Ecuador and Blacksburg, VA: Instituto Nacional Autonomo de Investigaciones Agropecuarias Estacion Experimental Santa Catalina (INIAP) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resource Management Collaborative Research Support Program (SANREM CRSP), August 2010), pp. 105-135

Experiencias de Manejo Integrado de Recursos Naturales en la Subcuenca del Rio Chimbo, Ecuador
Cover Valuing Monitoring Networks for Invasive Species

"Valuing Monitoring Networks for Invasive Species: The Case of Soybean Rust"

Stephen Aultman, Terrance M. Hurley, Frances R. Homans and Robert G. Haight

Selected Paper presented at Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, July 25-27, 2010

"Valuing Monitoring Networks for Invasive Species: The Case of Soybean Rust"
Cover Agricultural R&D Lags from a Dual Perspective

"Agricultural R&D Lags from a Dual Perspective"

Xiaojia Yao and Matthew A. Andersen

Paper presented at the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association (AAEA) Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, July 25-27, 2010

Agricultural R&D Lags from a Dual Perspective

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