Applications of yield gap assessment Applications of yield gap assessment

van Oort, P.A.J., Saito, K., Dieng, I., Grassini, P., Cassman, K.G., van Ittersum, M.K., 2017. Can yield gap analysis be used to inform R&D prioritisation? Global Food Security 12: 109–118;

Guilpart, N., P. Grassini, V.O. Sadras, J. Timsina, K.G. Cassman. 2017. Estimating yield gaps at the cropping system level. Field Crops Research. 206, 21-32.

Van Ittersum Martin K. , Lenny G. J. van Bussel, Joost Wolf, Patricio Grassini, Justin van Wart, Nicolas Guilpart, Lieven Claessens, Hugo de Groot, Keith Wiebe, Daniel Mason-D'Croz, Haishun Yang, Hendrik Boogaard, Pepijn A. J. van Oort, Marloes P. van Loon, Kazuki Saito, Ochieng Adimo, Samuel Adjei-Nsiah, Alhassane Agali, Abdullahi Bala, Regis Chikowo, Kayuki Kaizzi, Mamoutou Kouressy, Joachim H. J. R. Makoi, Korodjouma Ouattara, Kindie Tesfaye, and Kenneth G. Cassman. 2016. Can sub-Saharan Africa feed itself? Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 113 (52) 14964-14969

Timsina J., J. Wolf, N. Guilpart, L.G.J. van Bussel, P. Grassini, J. van Wart, A. Hossain, H. Rashid, S. Islam, M.K. van Ittersum. Can Bangladesh produce enough cereals to meet future demand? Agricultural Systems In press

Gobbet, D.L., Z. Hochman, H. Horan, J. Navarro Garcia, P. Grassini and K.G. Cassman. 2016. Yield gap analysis for rainfed wheat demonstrates local to global relevance. Journ. of Agricultural Science In press

Espe, M.B., K.G. Cassman, H. Yang, N. Guilpart, P. Grassini, P., J. van Wart, M. Anders, D. Beighley, D. Harrell, S. Linscombe, K. McKenzie, R. Mutters, L.T. Wilson and B.A. Linquist. 2016. Yield gap analysis of US rice production systems show opportunities for improvement. Field Crops Research. In press

Hochman, Z., D.L. Gobbet, H. Horan and J. Navarro Garcia. 2016. Data rich yield gap analysis of wheat in Australia. Field Crops Research. In press

Marin, F.R., G. B. Martha Jr., K. G. Cassman and P. Grassini. 2016. Prospects for Increasing Sugarcane and Bioethanol Production on Existing Crop Area in Brazil. BioScience 66 (4), 307-316

Aramburu Merlosa, F., J.P. Monzon, J.L. Mercau, M. Taboada, F.H. Andrade, A.J. Hall, E. Jobbagy, K.G. Cassman, P. Grassini. 2015. Potential for crop production increase in Argentina through closure of existing yield gaps. Field Crops Research. 184, 145-154.

Van Oort, P.A.J., Saito, K., Tanaka, A., Amovin-Assagba, E., Van Bussel, L.G.J., Van Wart, J., de Groot, H., van Ittersum, M.K., Cassman, K.G., Wopereis, M.C.S., 2015. Assessment of rice self-sufficiency in 2025 in eight African countries. Global Food Security. 5, 39-49

Methodology Methodology

De Groot, H., O. Adimo, L. Claessens, J. Van Wart, L.G.J. van Bussel, P. Grassini, J. Wolf, N. Guilpart, H. Boogaard, P.A.J. van Oort, H.S. Yang, M.K. van Ittersum, K.G. Cassman. 2017. Kenya public weather processed by the Global Yield Gap Atlas project. Open Data Journal for Agricultural Research. 3, 1-3

Van Bussel, L.G.J., P. Grassini, J. van Wart, J. Wolf, L. Claessens, H. Yang, H. Boogaard, H. de Groot, K. Saito, K.G. Cassman and M.K. van Ittersum. 2015. From field to atlas: Upscaling of location-specific yield gap estimates. Field Crops Research. 177, 98-108.

Grassini, P., L.G.J. Van Bussel, J. van Wart, J. Wolf, L. Claessens, H. Yang, H. Boogaard, H. de Groot, M.K. van Ittersum and K.G. Cassman. 2015. How good is good enough? Data requirements for reliable crop yield simulations and yield-gap analysis. Field Crops Research. 177, 49-63

Van Ittersum, M., Cassman K.G., Grassini, P., Wolf, J. Tittonell, P., Hochman, Z.  2013.  Yield gap analysis with local to global relevance—A Review. Field Crops Research. 143, 4-17

Van Wart, J., Grassini, P., Yang, H.S., Claessens, L., Jarvis, A., Cassman, K.G. 2015. Creating long-term weather data from the thin air for crop simulation modelling. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 208, 49-58.

Wolf, J., Oattara, K., Supit, I. 2015. Sowing rules for estimating rainfed yield potential of sorghum and maize in Burkina Faso. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 214-215, 208-218.

Van Wart J, van Bussel LGJ, Wolf J, Licker R, Grassini P, Nelson A, Boogaard H,  Gerber J, Mueller ND, Claessens L, van Ittersum MK,  KG Cassman. 2013a. Use of agro-climatic zones to upscale simulated crop yield potential. Field Crops Research. 143, 44-55

Van Wart, J., Kersebaum, C.K., Peng, S., Milner, M., Cassman, K.G. 2013b. Estimating crop yield potential at regional to national scales. Field Crops Research. 143, 34-43