publication . Article . 2019

To what extent is climate change adaptation a novel challenge for agricultural modellers?

Kipling, R.P.; Topp, C.F.E.; Bannink, A.; Bartley, D.J.; Blanco-Penedo, I.; Cortignani, R.; del Prado, A.; Dono, G.; Faverdin, P.; Graux, A.-I.; ...
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  • Published: 29 Jul 2019
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
Modelling is key to adapting agriculture to climate change (CC), facilitating evaluation of the impacts and efficacy of adaptation measures, and the design of optimal strategies. Although there are many challenges to modelling agricultural CC adaptation, it is unclear whether these are novel or, whether adaptation merely adds new motivations to old challenges. Here, qualitative analysis of modellers’ views revealed three categories of challenge: Content, Use, and Capacity. Triangulation of findings with reviews of agricultural modelling and Climate Change Risk Assessment was then used to highlight challenges specific to modelling adaptation. These were refined t...
free text keywords: global change, modelling, numerical models, Research challenges, Adaptation, Agricultural modelling, Climate change, changement climatique, modèle, modélisation, agriculture, front de recherche, [SDV.SA]Life Sciences [q-bio]/Agricultural sciences, Article, Agricultural Science, Adaptation, Agricultural modelling, Climate change, Research challenges, 636, Agricultrual modelling, VDP::Landbruks- og Fiskerifag: 900, Ecological Modelling, Environmental Engineering, Software, Sciences agricoles, Agricultural sciences, Adaptation;Agricultural modelling;Climate change;Research challenges, 636, Technology and Engineering, Earth and Environmental Sciences, GREENHOUSE-GAS EMISSIONS, FARM-LEVEL ADAPTATION, LAND-USE, FOOD SECURITY, ADAPTING AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION, DECISION-MAKING, CHANGE IMPACTS, DAIRY FARMS, CROP, Greenhouse gas, Economics, Agriculture, business.industry, business, Risk assessment, Environmental planning, Climate change adaptation, Land use, Climate change, Food security, Peer review
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