951331 Cropping systems analysis

Lecture and seminar
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Bodner, Gernot , Manschadi, Ahmad M. , Kaul, Hans-Peter , Mehdi-Schulz, Bano
Offered in
Wintersemester 2020/21
Languages of instruction


Principles of experiments in crop production

Modelling crop production systems and their linking with agro-ecosystem models
- Methodological basics of systems and models
- Modelling potential crop growth and development
- Including soil physical elements and processes
- Using the agro-ecosystem model APSIM for cropping systems analysis
- Modelling at larger scales

Previous knowledge expected

Basic knowledge in agronomy and crop physiology

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Students gain in depth knowledge about analysis and optimization of crop production systems with emphasis on a quantifying systems approach
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.