Tropentag 2018:

Global food security and food safety: The role of universities

September 17 - 19, 2018,
organised by
Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium


Scientific contributions
oral presentations and poster presentations


Thematic Groups:

Plenary
Keynotes day 1
Keynotes day 3

Plants and crops
Cropping systems
Abiotic and biotic challenges in crop production
Crop biotic stresses (DPG Session)
Ethnobotany, resource use and biodiversity conservation I
Ethnobotany, resource use and biodiversity conservation II

Animal production
Enhancing ruminant production I
Enhancing ruminant production II
Non-ruminant livestock and aquaculture
Pastoral systems

Climate change

Agroforestry and soil quality
Agroforestry and tree crops I
Agroforestry and tree crops II
Soil and soil fertility I
Soil and soil fertility II
Soil (bio)fertilisation I
Soil (bio)fertilisation II
Land degradation and livelihoods for the Sahel

Food and technology
Local food systems and human nutrition I
Local food systems and human nutrition II
Nutrition, food safety and -security
Food quality and processing I
Food quality and processing II
Food, nutrition and gender aspects at the HH level

Socio-economics
Adoption versus dis-adoption of innovations
Markets and value chains
Universities, networks and training
Towards sustainable livelihoods I
Towards sustainable livelihoods II

Institutions
GIZ session
A4NH - Leveraging agriculture for nutrition and health outcomes
BMEL session
UGent Research in Africa


Plenary

Keynotes day 1

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Patrick Van Damme, Ghent University, Dept. of Plant Production - Lab. for Tropical Agronomy, Belgium
Date and Time: Monday, September 17th, 13:30 - 16:10
Location: Oehoe

Lead paper

13:30 - 13:30
RAMON ESPINEL:
Smallholder's Agriculture, Biodiversity and Food Security
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13:30 - 13:30
BERNHARD FREYER:
The Myth about Organic Farming in Africa and What it Could Be
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13:30 - 13:30
NAMUKOLO COVIC:
Agriculture Can Improve Nutrition: How Can Countries Leverage Agriculture, Linking with Other Sectors, to Improve Nutrition
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13:30 - 13:30
STINEKE OENEMA:
Food and Nutrition Security: The Need for Science Based Coherent Policies and Actions
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Oral presentations


Postersession: Keynotes day 1

Chair: , ,
Date and Time: , -
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

0 Posters

Keynotes day 3

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Patrick Van Damme, Ghent University, Dept. of Plant Production - Lab. for Tropical Agronomy, Belgium
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 12:15 - 13:30
Location: Oehoe

Lead paper

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EMILE FRISON:
Towards Sustainable Food Systems for the 21st Century: The Potential of Diversified Agroecological Systems
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FRANCOIS STEPMAN:
What Is Going Wrong with Agricultural Research in Africa?
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Oral presentations


Postersession: Keynotes day 3

Chair: , ,
Date and Time: , -
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

0 Posters

Plants and crops

Cropping systems

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Bernhard Freyer, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Div. of Organic Farming, Austria
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E1

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
JULIUS KWESIGA, DANIEL NEUHOFF, GEOFREY GABIRI, KRISTINA GROTELüSCHEN, KALIMUTHU SENTHILKUMAR, ULRICH KöPKE, MATHIAS BECKER:
Grain Yield and Yield Variability of Rainfed Lowland Rice with 'Good Agriculture Practices' in the Kilombero Floodplain of Tanzania
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10:45 - 11:00
KALIMUTHU SENTHILKUMAR, ATSUKO TANAKA, ELKE VANDAMME, IBNOU DIENG, JEAN-MARTIAL JOHNSON, FITTA SILAS SILLO, KAZUKI SAITO:
Enhancing Rice Yield through Good Agricultural Practices in Sub-Saharan Africa
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11:00 - 11:15
ADIREK PUNYALUE, JEDSADA JONGJAIDEE, THANYAPHISIT CHAIKHAENG:
Nutrient Balance of Rainfed Highland Rice - Legume Crop Rotation in Northern of Thailand
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11:15 - 11:30
MAURICIO EFREN SOTELO CABRERA, NELSON JOSé VIVAS QUILA, JESúS GERARDO GALINDEZ, ROLANDO BARAHONA, SANDRA MORALES VELASCO, NOE ALBAN LOPEZ, JACOBO ARANGO, MICHAEL PETERS:
Multi-Locational Agronomic Evaluation of Four Forage Legumes Adapted to Degraded Soils of the Patía Valley in Cauca, Colombia
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11:30 - 11:45
ARNDT FEUERBACHER, ARUN RAI, KLAS SANDER, HARALD GRETHE:
Linking Rural Households to Wood Product Value Chains – a Viable Forest Policy for Rural Development in Bhutan?
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Postersession: Cropping systems

Chair: Bernhard Freyer, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU), Div. of Organic Farming, Austria
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

ALEXANDER HOLLAUS, GAREN JENGAN, RAINER WEISSHAIDINGER:
Findings of an Upland Rice Farming Study Using a Participatory Mapping Approach in Sarawak (Malaysia)
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ARISOA RAJAONA, KALIMUTHU SENTHILKUMAR, KAZUKI SAITO:
Characterizing Lowland Rice-Based Farming Systems to Identify Intensification and Diversification Options in Central Highlands of Madagascar
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PIERRE ELLSSEL, BERNHARD FREYER, GEROLD RAHMANN:
A Farming Systems Analysis in Ethiopia's Wheat Belt – Challenges and Perspectives for more Sustainable Agricultural Systems
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OSMIRA FATIMA DA SILVA, ALCIDO ELENOR WANDER, FLAVIA APARECIDA DE ALCANTARA:
Agroeconomic Evaluation of Food Production in Conversion Systems to Organic Farming in Orizona, Goias State, Brazil
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PAUL FALAKEZA FATCH, CHARLES MASANGANO, IRMGARD JORDAN, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU:
Status and Constraints of Agricultural Diversity Practice in Malawi: Case of Lilongwe District Smallholder Farmers
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MUHAMMAD BILAL, JAN BARKMANN:
Determinants of Adoption of Sustainable Intensification-Enhancing Technologies: Evidence from Cotton-Wheat Zone, Pakistan
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ZAHRA KHOSHNAM, MAHDIYEH AMIRINEJAD, AHMAD AEIN, BAHAREH PARSA MOTLAGH:
Investigation of Indigo (Indigofera tinctoria L.) and Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.) Intercropping Effect on Weed Density
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LAURA KUONEN, INGRID FROMM, FRANZ MIRALLES:
Analysis of Smallholder Vegetable Production Systems in the Bolivian Highlands
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ERIC KOOMSON, TARIRAI MUONI, CARSTEN MAROHN, GENEROSE NZIGUHEBA, ALAN DUNCAN, INGRID ÖBORN, GEORG CADISCH:
Modelling Catchment–scale Erosion Mitigation Potential of Legume–led Crop Rotations under Varying Slope Lengths
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AMIT KUMAR SRIVASTAVA, THOMAS GAISER, FRANK EWERT:
Options for Sustainable Intensification of Maize Production in Nigeria
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RABE YAHAYA, EPHREM TADESSE, WALTER MUPANGWA:
Appropriate Agricultural Mechanisation for Increased Crop Productivity and Income Generation in Rural Ethiopia
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JHON FREDDY GUTIERREZ SOLIS, NELSON JOSé VIVAS QUILA, MICHAEL PETERS, SANDRA MORALES VELASCO, BELISARIO HINCAPIE:
Agronomic Evaluation of a Collection of Cenchrus ciliaris under Tropical Dry Forest Conditions
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ALEXANDRE ANTUNES BRUM, ALINE NEUTZLING BRUM:
Biological Efficiency (BE) of Pleurotus ostreatus on Corn Straw and Supplemented Sawdust in Pelotas - Brazil
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13 Posters

Abiotic and biotic challenges in crop production

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Geert Haesaert, Ghent University, Dept. of Plants and Crops, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 14:00 - 15:30
Location: AUD E1

Lead paper

14:00 - 14:30
SUCHIT SHRESTHA, PASHUPATI CHAUDHARY, KRISHNA DEV JOSHI, BHABA PRASAD TRIPATHI, FOLKARD ASCH:
Adaptation Study at Altitudinal Gradients Hints Plant Response to Climate Stressors
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Oral presentations

14:30 - 14:45
TIL FEIKE, RONJA STRAUCH, MARYAM TAHMASEBI:
Exploring Potentials for Narrowing Farmers' Wheat Yield Gaps in Golestan Province, Iran
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14:45 - 15:00
SARAH SCHNEIDER, LORENZ BACHMANN:
Agroecology as a Pathway to Build up Sustainable Food Systems - Experiences from the Semiarid Regions in Brazil, India and Senegal
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15:00 - 15:15
ALECK KONDWAKWENDA, JULIA SIBIYA:
Screening of Provitamin A Maize Inbred Lines for Drought Tolerance Using Morpho-Pysiological and Biochemical Traits
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Postersession: Abiotic and biotic challenges in crop production

Chair: Geert Haesaert, Ghent University, Dept. of Plants and Crops, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 17:45 - 19:15
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

HARUKI ISHIKAWA, KOHTARO ISEKI:
Nitrogen Distribution Analysis for All Seeds of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata) Using Single-Seed near Infrared Spectroscopy
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CLAUDINE RAZANABOAHIRANA, MARTINA KYALLO, MOUSSA SIE, YAO NASSER:
Genetic Diversity and Population Structure of Red Pericarp Rice from Madagascar and Togo Using SSR Markers
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KRISTIAN JOHNSON, SABINE STüRZ, MARC SCHMIERER, FOLKARD ASCH:
Effects of Day and Night Temperature on Rice Photosynthesis
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AYE AYE THANT, MARIE KALOUSOVá, BOHDAN LOJKA, RAKESH KUMAR SINGH:
On-Farm Rice Diversity and Farmers' Preferences to Varietal Attributes in Ayeyarwady Delta, Myanmar
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ELENA LUYCKX, ANDO LALAINA RAZAFINDRAZAKA, ARISOA RAJAONA, FOLKARD ASCH:
Assessing Seed Germination and Seedling Vigour in Rice under Different Thermal Regimes
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THI HUYEN TRANG DAM, AMJATH BABU, PETER ZANDER:
Quantifying Impacts of Raising Seawater Levels and Resulting Saline Water Intrusion on Sustainability of Paddy Production: A Vietnamese Case
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BAYUH BELAY ABERA, MARC COTTER, KALIMUTHU SENTHILKUMAR, ARISOA RAJAONA, FOLKARD ASCH:
Transplanting Instead of Direct Seeding as an Option to Mitigate Abiotic Stress Conditions in Rainfed Lowland Rice in High Altitude Rice Systems of Ethiopia
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STACY DENISE HAMMOND HAMMOND, BART PANIS, IVA VIEHMANNOVá, JIRI ZAMECNIK:
Development of a PVS2 Droplet Vitrification Method for Yacon (Smallanthus sonchifolius) Cryopreservation
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JOSIAH CHIVEU, ELKE PAWELZIK, MARCEL NAUMANN:
Salinity Tolerance of Guava (Psidium Guajava L.) and the Implications for its Adaptation into Saline Environments
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RAúL C. LóPEZ SáNCHEZ, ERNESTO JAVIER GóMEZ PADILLA, ROELAND SAMSON, PATRICK VAN DAMME, MIAJIL BULLAIN GALARDIS, JUAN ANTONIO TORRES RODRIGUEZ, AMADOU BA, LUDOVIC PRUNEAU, BETTINA EICHLER-LOEBERMANN:
Morphological and Physiological Responses of Seagrape (Coccoloba uvifera L.) Seedlings of Different Provenances to Salt Stress
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SAMUEL OLUWAFEMI OJO, STEFAN HAUSER, REBECCA ENESI, LINDSEY NORGROVE:
Canopy Dynamics of two "Climate-Smart" Cassava Varieties under Drought in SW Nigeria
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MARC SCHMIERER, OLIVER KNOPF, FOLKARD ASCH:
Analysis of Yield Components and Photosynthetic Limitations of a Dwarf Rice Variety in Response to Shade
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12 Posters

Crop biotic stresses (DPG Session)

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Stephan Winter, Leibniz-Institute, German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures GmbH, Plant Virus Department, Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 16:00 - 17:30
Location: AUD E1

Lead paper

Oral presentations

16:00 - 16:15
PASCAL MITAMBO KAGOMBE, HENRI BISIMWA MUZIGERA, STEPHAN WINTER:
Evaluation of Control Options to Reduce the Impact of the Fall Armyworm, Spodoptera frugiperda, on Maize in Smallholder Cultivation on the "plaine de La Ruzizi", DR Congo
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16:15 - 16:30
JACQUELINE NAMUSALISI, HUGO DE GROOTE, ANANI BRUCE, CATHERINE KUNYANGA, JOHN M WAGACHA:
Evaluation of Hermetic Technologies in Controlling Insect-Pests, Mould Infestation and Aflatoxin Contamination of Stored Maize
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16:30 - 16:45
SAMAR SHEAT, BETTINA FüRHOLZNER, BEATE STEIN, STEPHAN WINTER:
Control of the African Cassava Brown Streak Disease with Virus Resistant Cassava Germplasm from South America
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16:45 - 17:00
VIVIANE UMULISA, BARBARA REICHERT, DANIEL KALISA:
Practices and Perceptions of Pesticide Use in Tropical Wetlands: An Assessment from the Nyabarongo Lower Catchment in Kigali, Rwanda
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Postersession: Crop biotic stresses (DPG Session)

Chair: Stephan Winter, Leibniz-Institute, German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures GmbH, Plant Virus Department, Germany
Date and Time: Monday, September 17th, 17:30 - 18:30
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

TRUNG DUNG NGUYEN:
Implementation of IPM-Programme for Clean and Safe Rice in Mekong River Delta (Vietnam)
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JOSEPHINE KARANJA, HANS-MICHAEL POEHLING:
Comparison of Neem Soil and Foliar Treatments for Controlling the Whiteflies Aleyrodes proletella and Trialeurodes vaporariorum
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BEHNOSH HOSSEINI, ABBAS EL-HASAN, RALF T. VOEGELE:
Morphological and Molecular Characterisation of European Species of the Diaporthe/Phomopsis Complex Associated with Soybean Seed Decay
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SHEILLAH CHEROTICH, JANE NJUGUNA, ALICE MUCHUGI, AGNES GACHUIRI, JAPHET MUTHAMIA:
Fungal Flora Associated with Canker and Dieback Disease in Adansonia digitata and Sclerrocarya birrea under Domestication in Eastern Kenya
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MARCIEL J. STADNIK, FELIPE M. DE QUADROS, MATEUS B. DE FREITAS, MARLON C. DE BORBA:
Resistance Evaluation of Black Bean Germplasm to the Fusarium Wilt Disease
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BRENDA RASOWO, INUSA AJENE, FATHIYA KHAMIS, SAMIRA MOHAMED, SUNDAY EKESI, CHRISTIAN BORGEMEISTER:
Citrus Greening Disease, East African Situation: Incidence, Severity and Patterns of Distribution
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MOHAMED FATHI ABDALLAH, MARTHE DE BOEVRE, SOFIE LANDSCHOOT, KRIS AUDENAERT, GEERT HAESAERT, SARAH DE SAEGER:
Biological Control of Mycotoxigenic Fungi in Cereals: A Successful Step to Food Safety
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ZAHRA SADAT HOSSEINI, MAJID MAJIDIAN, TAHEREH HASANLOO, MOZHGAN KOWSARI:
Effects of Different Trichoderma harzianum Strains on Growth and Production of Secondary Metabolites in Trigonella foenum-graecum
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8 Posters

Ethnobotany, resource use and biodiversity conservation I

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Kaat Verzelen, Ghent University, Dept. of Plant and Crops, Belgium
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD A2

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
BRUNO LOKONON, ESSOMANDA TCHANDAO MANGAMANA, ISIDORE GNONLONFOUN, JEAN DIDIER AKPONA, ACHILLE ASSOGBADJO, ROMAIN GLèLè KAKAï, BRICE A. SINSIN:
Knowledge, Use Diversity and Prioritisation of 46 Multipurpose Species for Conservation in Ouémé Catchment in Bénin
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10:45 - 11:00
ZAFARANI UWINGABIRE, NICOLA GALLAI, CHARILAOS KEPHALIACOS:
Incidence of Pollinators Decline on the International Trade: Social Welfare and Food Security Analysis
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11:00 - 11:15
PERIS NJURU, JOHN MBURU, PATRICK IRUNGU:
Certification Programs and their Role in Small-Scale Farmers Livelihoods: Case of Rainforest and Café Practices
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11:15 - 11:30
ERASMUS ZU ERMGASSEN, PATRICK MEYFROIDT, BEN AYRE, TOBY GARDNER, CHRIS WEST, JAVIER GODAR, JONATHON GREEN:
High-Resolution Mapping of the Trade in Tropical Commodities: Estimating Impacts of Corporate Zero-Deforestation Commitments
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11:30 - 11:45
NAJI SULAIMAN, LAMA ISMAIEL, LUKAS PAWERA, HIBA ALDARF, MARAH SULIMAN, HATEM NAHMA, ZBYNEK POLESNY:
Ethnobotanical Study of Medicinal Plants Used for Making Herbal Teas in Coastal Syria
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Postersession: Ethnobotany, resource use and biodiversity conservation I

Chair: Kaat Verzelen, Ghent University, Dept. of Plant and Crops, Belgium
Date and Time: Monday, September 17th, 17:30 - 18:30
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

EDUARDO ALBERTO LARA REIMERS, ELOY FERNáNDEZ CUSIMAMANI, PETRA CHALOUPKOVA, DAVID JONATHAN LARA REIMERS, FERNANDO DE JESúS MONTAñO-LóPEZ, JUAN CARLOS GALAN ROBLES, JUAN MANUEL ZEPEDA DEL VALLE:
Ethnobotanical Study of Medicinal Plants Used in Papantla, Veracruz
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STEFAN KEPPLER, THOMAS HILGER, NELITON SILVA:
Ecological Wastewater Treatment by Tree-Root-Filter - Sustainable Sanitation-Solution for the Tropics
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HUNG NGUYEN TRONG, MARTIN KAPPAS:
The Impacts of Forest Landscape Changes on Ecosystem Provisioning Services in the North Central Mountainous Areas, Vietnam
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MAJID ROSTAMI, HODA MOHAMMADI:
Effect of Plant Density and Spring Planting Dates on Yield and Morpho-Physiological Traits of Garlic (Allium sativum L.)
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VAN CAM NGO, VAN BINH LE:
Effects of Auxin Treatments and Cutting Types on Rooting of an Endangered Species (Glyptostrobus pensilis K.Koch)
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DANIELA LIMACHE DE LA FUENTE:
Current and Potential Spatial Distribution of Pollinators in Bolivia Influenced by Land-Use and Climate Change
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KLáRA CERMáKOVá, JAN SMíD, BOHDAN LOJKA:
Genetic Variability of Myrciaria dubia in Peruvian Amazon
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TABEA ALLEN, LINDSEY NORGROVE:
Shifts in the Swiddens with Intensification: What Evidence Exists for the Trenbath Model?
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8 Posters

Ethnobotany, resource use and biodiversity conservation II

Oral presentations session:

Chair: , ,
Date and Time: , -
Location:

Lead paper

Oral presentations


Postersession: Ethnobotany, resource use and biodiversity conservation II

Chair: Kaat Verzelen, Ghent University, Dept. of Plant and Crops, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

MUHAMMAD ARSLAN NAWAZ, MARTIN WIEHLE, KONSTANTIN V. KRUTOVSKY, ASIF ALI KHAN, ANDREAS BUERKERT:
Biodiversity of Sea Buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides L.) in the Karakorum Mountains of Northern Pakistan
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KIM JACOBSEN, KOEN HUFKENS, HANS BEECKMAN, FILIP VANDELOOK, PIET STOFFELEN, JAN VAN DEN BULCKE, SOFIE MEEUS, MICHAEL AMARA, HANS VERBEECK:
Historical Forestry Research from the Belgian Colonial Period in the Democratic Republic of Congo
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OPEYEMI ANTHONY AMUSAN, KONSTANTIN DINKLER, JUENGEN PETERSEIM:
Renewable Energy Recovery Generation for Security and Safety in Global Agriculture and Production: Justification and Outlook
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KONOUTAN KAFOUTCHONI, ACHILLE ASSOGBADJO:
Richness, Cultural Importance and Conservation of the Wild Spices in the Sudano-Guinean Zone of Benin
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ALFONCE LEONARD, FATHIYA KHAMIS, SAMUEL KYAMANYWA, SUNDAY EKESI, KOMI FIABOE, JAMES P EGONYU, SUBRAMANIAN SEVGAN:
Molecular Analysis of Gut Contents to Establish Host Range of Edible Grasshoppers in East Africa
Abstract (ID 442 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

THOMAS BRINGHENTI, MUNIR HOFFMANN, KINGSLEY K. AYISI, WIEBKE BEUSHAUSEN, MARIAN KOCH, REIMUND P. RöTTER:
Understanding Variations in Plant Species Diversity in Homegardens of Smallholder Farms in Limpopo, South Africa
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XUEQING HE, YUHUI QIAO, LENE SIGSGAARD, XUNJIANG WU, DEHONG ZHANG:
The Spider Biodiversity in Long-Term Organic Rice Paddy Field in Subtropical China
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ANNA PORCUNA FERRER, RONNIE VERNOOY, JACOB VAN ETTEN, BERNHARD FREYER, LORENZ PROBST:
Do Community Seed Banks Contribute to the Socio-Ecological Resilience of Communities? A Case-Study from Western Guatemala
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KAI HOLLäNDER, MICHAEL RADEMACHER, AIMABLE NSANZURWIMO, CLEMENS WOLLNY:
Impact of Potato Crop Cultivation to Local Biodiversity in Musanze Province, Rwanda
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9 Posters

Animal production

Enhancing ruminant production I

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Veerle Fievez, Ghent University, Animal Sciences and Aquatic Ecology (Lanupro), Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E3

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
CHRISTIAN BATEKI ADJOGO, SUZANNE VAN DIJK, ANDREAS WILKES, UTA DICKHOEFER, ROBIN WHITE:
Efficacy of Dairy Management Strategies to Increase Milk Yield of East African Dairy Cattle Smallholders
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10:45 - 11:00
BWIHANGANE BIRINDWA, GEORGE GITAO, BEBORA LILLY:
Developing Innovative and Sustainable Approaches to Prevent the Spread of Goat Plague Disease in Democratic Republic of Congo
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11:00 - 11:15
ANA PINTO GARCIA, TONG YIN, MARION REICHENBACH, RAGHAVENDRA BHATTA, EVA SCHLECHT, SVEN KöNIG:
Phenotypic Dairy Cattle Trait Expressions in Dependency on Rural-Urban Gradients
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Postersession: Enhancing ruminant production I

Chair: Veerle Fievez, Ghent University, Animal Sciences and Aquatic Ecology (Lanupro), Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 17:45 - 19:15
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

TAIMOUR TANHA, MOKHTAR FATHI, ALI HADAVIZADEH:
The Effects of Nano Selenium on Performance and Immune System of Suckling Holstein Dairy Calves
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OLUSOLA OLORUNNISOMO, ADEDOYIN SAUDAT ADEWUMI:
Feed and Management Interventions for Increased Milk Production in Zebu Cattle at Ibadan
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DANIEL BRAIN AKAKPO, SIMON OOSTING, SAMUEL ADJEI-NSIAH, ALAN DUNCAN, KEN GILLER, IMKE DE BOER:
Evaluating the Traditional Feed Storage Systems of Grain Legume Fodders in Northern Ghana
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SIHAM A. RAHMATALLA, DANNY ARENDS, AMMAR SAID AHMED, MONIKA REISSMANN, GUDRUN A. BROCKMANN:
Genetic Variability of β-Lactoglobulin Gene in Sudanese Goat Breeds
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MOHAMMAD MOHI UDDIN, MST. NADIRA SULTANA, MD. SALAUDDIN PALASH:
Alternative Feeding System Effect on Productivity and Profitability of the Dairy Farming System in Bangladesh
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BOCKLINE BEBE, GODFREY NYANG'ORI, JAN VAN DER LEE:
Milk Yield Gaps and their Determinants in Smallholder Farms in a Semi-Arid Ecosystem of Kenya
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PEDRO ALAN SAINZ-SANCHEZ, GUSTAVO ROJAS, JOAQUíN CASTRO-MONTOYA, CARLOS A. GOMEZ, UTA DICKHOEFER:
Effects of Type of Concentrate Feed and Timing of Supplementation on Performance of Lactating Dairy Cows Grazing an Alfalfa-Rye-Grass Sward in the Peruvian Highlands
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ALEMAYEHU TADESSE, YAYNESHET TESFAY, VEERLE FIEVEZ:
Particle Size Distribution Is an Indication of Wheat Bran Quality Attributes for Dairy Farmers in Tigray Region, Northern Ethiopia
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GLADNESS MWANGA, DENIS F.N. MUJIBI, ZAIPUNA YONAH, MIZECK CHAGUNDA:
Factors Influencing Breeding Decisions by Smallholder Dairy Farmers Across Four Countries in Sub-Saharan Africa
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ENDY TRIYANNANTO, SITI MUYASAROH, WISNU WIDIARTO:
Correlation of Age and Slaughter Weight on Carcass and Non-Carcass Female Sheep During Iedul Adha
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ADEJOKE MAKO, VICTOR AKINWANDE, OBIOMA G. ANYIMUKWU:
In vitro Gas Fermentation Assessment of Persea Americana Leaf and Acceptability by West African Dwarf Sheep
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OLUWANIKE ABIOLA-OLAGUNJU, VICTOR AKINWANDE, ADEJOKE MAKO, GBENGA A. ADEDOKUN:
Applying in vitro Gas Production Technique to Assess the Nutritive Value of Gmelina arborea Leaves
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12 Posters

Enhancing ruminant production II

Oral presentations session:

Chair: N.N., N.N., Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location:

Lead paper

Oral presentations


Postersession: Enhancing ruminant production II

Chair: Uta Dickhoefer, University of Hohenheim, Animal Nutrition and Rangeland Management in the Tropics and Subtropics, Germany
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

MARION REICHENBACH, ANA PINTO GARCIA, SVEN KöNIG, RAGHAVENDRA BHATTA, EVA SCHLECHT:
Characteristics of Dairy Farms along the Rural-Urban Interface of the Emerging Megacity of Bangalore, India
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ZEWDIE ADANE MARIAMI, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU, BERHANU GEBREMEDHIN, AZAGE TEGEGNE:
The Role of Crossbreed Cow Adoption on Farm Productivity and Technical Efficiency in Ethiopia
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CARMELA LOVITO, B. DUMBIA, AHMED BEZEID O. EL MAMY, MOHAMMED O. ENDIDI, B. YAHYA, K. ISSELMOU, MARGHERITA GOMARASCA, GIORGIA ANGELONI, SARA DI LELLO, GIULIANA TERRACCIANO, MARTA CARMINATI:
First Serosurvey of Peste des Petits Ruminants, Rift Valley Fever and Brucellosis in Tiris-Zemmour Region, Mauritania
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RISMA RIZKIA NURDIANTI, JOAQUíN CASTRO-MONTOYA, UTA DICKHOEFER:
Effects of Tropical Legume Hays on Intake and Average Daily Gain of Ruminants: A Quantitative Review
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KHATERINE SALAZAR-CUBILLAS, UTA DICKHOEFER:
Estimation of CNCPS Protein Fractions from Proximate Nutrient and Fiber Concentrations in Tropical Ruminant Forages
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MARIANA PEREIRA, SARAH GLATZLE, VALéRIA A.C. SANTOS, FABIANA V. ALVES, ROBERTO G. ALMEIDA, MARIA DA GRAçA MORAIS:
Beef Cattle Production in Brazilian Integrated Systems
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STEFANIE KUNZ, EVA SCHLECHT:
Animal Husbandry as a Strategy for Income Diversification of Small Vanilla Producers in the Sava Region of Madagascar
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AHMED MUSA, MOHAMED KHAIR ABDALLA AHMED, NAHID IDAM, IBRAHIM A. ISHAG:
Evaluation of some Economics Traits in Eastern Sudan Cattle Ecotypes
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AN NOTENBAERT, JOHN MUTUA, SOLOMON W. MWENDIA, JESSICA MUKIRI:
Mapping the Suitability of Tropical Forages – Now and in the Future
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KAREN ENCISO, ANDRéS CHARRY, STEFAN BURKART:
Ex-Ante Evaluation of the Economic Impact of Adopting Improved Forages in the Colombian Eastern Plains
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MANUEL DIAZ, DANIEL VERGARA, VALHERIA CASTIBLANCO, STEFAN BURKART:
Colombian Cattle Producers' Preferences for Improved Forage Technologies: Chances for Forage Breeding and Selection
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11 Posters

Non-ruminant livestock and aquaculture

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Gilbert Van Stappen, Ghent University, Dept. of Animal Sciences and Aquatic Ecology, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 14:00 - 15:30
Location: AUD E3

Lead paper

Oral presentations

14:00 - 14:15
BADRUN NESSA AHMED, HERMANN WAIBEL:
Does the Loss of Homestead Fish Ponds in Bangladesh Increase Food and Nutrition Insecurity of Poor Consumers?
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14:15 - 14:30
BERND UEBERSCHäR, MARINA GEBERT, DAUD KASSAM, HASSIB SAINAN, APATSA PEARSON CHELEWANI, PEACE CHEMIS MNELEMBA, MARTHA ALUFEYO:
Implementation of New Hatchery Technologies to Improve the Supply of Chambo (Oreochromis karongae) Fingerlings for Rural Farmers in Malawi
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14:30 - 14:45
CELIA CHAIBAN, TIMOTHY P. ROBINSON, ERIC FèVRE, MARIUS GILBERT, SOPHIE O. VANWAMBEKE:
Characterisation of Small-Scale Commercial Poultry Sector in Western Kenya
Abstract (ID 429 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   


Postersession: Non-ruminant livestock and aquaculture

Chair: Gilbert Van Stappen, Ghent University, Dept. of Animal Sciences and Aquatic Ecology, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

HARRIET MBUNWEN FOLENG NDOFOR, ANSELM ONYIMONYI, KENECHI UMEZINWA, MARVIN EGOM, OGOICHUKWU GENEVIVE ILOGHALU, KENNEATH ODO:
Feeding Response of African Giant Land Snail Fed Varying Levels of Ripe Eggplant Fruits Based Diets
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TAOFEEK ADESOJI ADEOSUN, OKHIOMAH ABU:
Influence of Crop Residues as Major Fibre Sources in Diets on Growth Indices of Rabbits
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THIERRY METRE, ANTHELME B. MUGISHO, FIDèLE K. KABABALIRE, BRIGITTE L. MAASS, BENJAMIN WIMBA, CHRISTIAN AMBOYA:
Cavy Between Food Security and Conservation in Kahuzi Biega National Park, Sud-kivu, Dr Congo
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DAMIAN AGOM, NSIMA IDIONG, EDDY ATTE ENYENIHI:
Village Chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus) Intensification and Production in South-South Nigeria for Food Security: The Role of Research
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CHRISTIAN LüCKSTäDT, ANANT DESHPANDE:
Impact of an Organic Acid Blend on Feed Efficiency and Mortality of Broilers in Southern India – A Performance Analysis
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EUNICE AMAKA AKURU, NKIRU PATIENCE UBERU, ARINZE GILBERT EZEKWE:
Growth Performance, Carcass Characteristics, Haematological Indices and Apparent Nutrient Retention of Broiler Birds Fed Enzyme-Supplemented High Fibrous Diets
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ADEKOYEJO OYEGUNWA, ADEBISI AGBOOLA, EMMANUEL EWUOLA, EUSTACE IYAYI:
Assessment of the Efficacy of Bentonite-Montmorillonite Binder as Biosystemic Sequestering Agent at High Dietary Aflatoxin Load in Turkey Poults
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BILLY OKEMER IPARA, DAVID OTIENO, ROSE NYIKAL, NABWILE STELLAH MAKOKHA:
Awareness of Farmers and Traders on Newcastle Disease in Kenya
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TRAN BA TUAN, TONG YIN, NGUYEN CONG TIEP, SVEN KöNIG:
Identification of Management and Production Practices in Indigenous Pig Farms in North-West Vietnam via Multivariate Analyses
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CARLOS QUEMBO, FERRAN JORI, LIVIO HEATH, WILNA VOSLOO:
Genetic Heterogeneity of African Swine Fever Virus within the Sylvatic Cycle in Central Mozambique
Abstract (ID 128 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

OLASIMBO MOTUNRAYO APATA, SUNDAY ADEWOLE-AYODEJI:
Assessment of Adaptation Strategies to Climate Change and Fish Farmers Production in South-West Nigeria
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NILS NöLLE, HANS KONRAD BIESALSKI:
Evaluation on the Influence of Size on the Nutrient Density of Zambian Fish Species
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SUWANNA PRANEETVATAKUL, PIYATAT PANANURAK, KAMPANAT VIJITSRIKAMOL:
Farm to Food Security: An Impact Evaluation of Tilapia Researches under Thailand Research Fund
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DUMKA BENSON:
Vertical Integration in Fish Culture Business in Rivers State, Nigeria: Panacea for Food Security
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14 Posters

Pastoral systems

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Ann Waters-Bayer, Agrecol Association, Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 16:00 - 17:30
Location: AUD E3

Lead paper

16:00 - 16:30
MICHAEL OCHIENG ODHIAMBO:
Pastoralism in Eastern Africa: Policy and Institutional Challenges, Opportunities and Responses
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Oral presentations

16:30 - 16:45
ERICK OMOLLO, OLIVER WASONGA, YAZAN ELHADI, WILLIAM MNENE:
Is Fodder Production in the Drylands Profitable? Analysis of Fodder Value Chain in Southern Kenya
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16:45 - 17:00
MARIA VICTORIA LARRATEGUY, ANTONIA BRAUS, ANGELA R. SCHUG, KASSIM YOUSSF ABDALLA, ABDIKAREEN ESSA, MAURICE KIBOYE:
One Health Approach: Key Function in Project Activities in Food Security and Safety in Somaliland
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17:00 - 17:15
GUYO ROBA, MARGARETA LELEA, BRIGITTE KAUFMANN:
Linking Pastoralists to Markets - Understanding the Role and Working Conditions of Local Traders in Northern Kenya
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17:15 - 17:30
BENJAMIN WARTH, CARSTEN MAROHN, FOLKARD ASCH:
Grassland Functions Improve a Mechanistic Crop Model to Assess Savannah Crop Encroachment and Overstocking Impacts
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Postersession: Pastoral systems

Chair: Ann Waters-Bayer, Agrecol Association, Germany
Date and Time: Monday, September 17th, 17:30 - 18:30
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

KATE KUNTU-BLANKSON, ROLF SOMMER, RONALD F. KüHNE, ILONA GLUECKS, SYLVIA NYAWIRA, JOHANNES ISSELSTEIN:
Model-Based Assessment of Grazing Impact on Soil Carbon Stocks and Dynamics of a Kenyan Rangeland
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ANN WATERS-BAYER, WOLFGANG BAYER, MARGARETA LELEA, KOEN VAN TROOS, KEN OTIENO:
Pastoral Dairy Development for Food Security and Food Safety in Eastern Africa: Challenges and Potentials
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AMIT KUMAR BASUKALA, MICHAEL BOLLIG, CLEMENS GREINER, HAUKE PETER VEHRS, FRANK THONFELD:
Spatio-Temporal Analysis of Land Use Land Cover Change in East Pokot, Kenya
Abstract (ID 354 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

LUC HIPPOLYTE DOSSA, RODRIGUE V. CAO DIOGO, KERSTIN BRüGEMANN, KATJA BRINKMANN, ANDREAS BUERKERT, EVA SCHLECHT:
Analysing Pastoral Resources Use and Regional Livestock Mobility in West Africa for Improved Livelihoods: An Interdisciplinary Study of African and German Universities
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DITMAR BERNARDO KURTZ, MARCUS GIESE, FOLKARD ASCH, UTA DICKHOEFER:
High Impact Grazing Enhances Grass Forage Quality in Northern Argentina
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5 Posters

Climate change

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Jan Baetens, Ghent University, Dept. of Data analysis and mathematical modelling, Belgium
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E3

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
ABERRA MELESSE, HERBERT STEINGASS, MARKUS RODEHUTSCORD:
Screening of Livestock Feed Resources Owning Low Enteric Methane Emissions for Sustainable Food Security in Sub-Sahara Africa
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10:45 - 11:00
BABACAR FAYE, HEIDI WEBBER, JESSE B. NAAB, DILYS S MACCARTHY, MYRIAM ADAM, FRANK EWERT, JOHN LAMERS, CARL-FRIEDRICH SCHLEUSSNER, ALEX RUANE, URSULA GESSNER, GERRIT HOOGENBOOM, KEN BOOTE, VAKHTANG SHELIA, FAHAD SAEED, DOMINIK WISSER, SOFIA HADIR, PATRICK LAUX, THOMAS GAISER:
Effect of Intensification of Crop Management on Cereal Crop Yields under 1.5°C and 2.0°C Global Warming in the West African Sudan Savannah
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11:00 - 11:15
XUEQING YANG, MART-JAN SCHELHAAS, SERGEY BLAGODATSKIY, HONGXI LIU, CARSTEN MAROHN, JIANCHU XU, GEORG CADISCH:
Modelling Long-Term Impacts of Climate Change on Rubber Plantations and Options for Adaptive Forest Management
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11:15 - 11:30
KEVIN THELLMANN, REZA GOLBON, MARC COTTER, GEORG CADISCH, FOLKARD ASCH:
Assessing Hydrological Ecosystem Services under Land Use and Climate Change Scenarios in a Mountainous Watershed
Abstract (ID 301 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

11:30 - 11:45
PIA SCHNEIDER, NHA VAN DUONG, FOLKARD ASCH:
Developing a Multi-Scale Model for Sustainable Water Management in Vietnam's Mekong Delta
Abstract (ID 372 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   


Postersession: Model-based assessment of climate change impacts

Chair: Til Feike, Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI), Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants, Inst. for Strategies and Technology Assessment, Germany
Date and Time: Monday, September 17th, 17:30 - 18:30
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

TIL FEIKE, NAN HA:
The Carbon Footprint of Cotton Production in Xinjiang, China
Abstract (ID 764 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

ALICE ONYANGO, UTA DICKHOEFER, KLAUS BUTTERBACH-BAHL, JOHN GOOPY:
Estimation of Enteric Methane Emission Factors and Intensities in Smallholder Cattle Systems in Western Kenya
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EMEKA OGBONNA JOHN, GABRIELE HöRSTGEN-SCHWARK:
Modelling the Vulnerability of Fisheries and Aquaculture to Climate Change Impact
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JESSE OWINO, DAVID PELSTER, KLAUS BUTTERBACH-BAHL, OGHAIKI ASAAH NDAMBI, SHEM WANDIGA, DANIEL OLAGO, MARIANA RUFINO, LUTZ MERBOLD:
Improved Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Nutrient Losses Estimates from Manure of Kenyan Smallholder Dairy Farmers
Abstract (ID 114 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

PAOLO MORI, VOLKER WULFMEYER:
Seasonal Forecasts for the Horn of Africa: Evaluation of the Skill of Convection-Permitting Simulations
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SUPRIYA DAYANANDA, THOMAS MöCKEL, MICHAEL WACHENDORF:
Multi-Temporal Biomass Estimation of Vegetable Crops Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
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6 Posters

Agroforestry and soil quality

Agroforestry and tree crops I

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Wouter Vanhove, Ghent University, Dept. of Plant and Crops - Lab. for Tropical Agronomy, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E4

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
SITHIDECH ROYGRONG, SUMANEE KUNTAWEE, ISAREE PUNJAN, CHAIWAT CHUMPUN, PONGSAK ANGKASITH:
Arabica Coffee in Mixed Cropping Systems – A Contribution to Sustainable Highland Agriculture and Food Safety
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10:45 - 11:00
FLORIS DALEMANS, BART MUYS, MIET MAERTENS:
Profitability of Agroforestry-Based Biofuel Value Chains in India
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11:00 - 11:15
AGNES GACHUIRI, ANA MARIA PAEZ-VALENCIA, MARLENE ELIAS, SAMMY CARSAN, STEPHA MCMULLIN:
Gendered Knowledge and Preferences of Food Trees for Addressing Food Security and Nutrition Needs of Communities in Uganda
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11:15 - 11:30
THOMAS HILGER, JOHANNES MöSSINGER, TALITA OLIVEIRA DE ARAúJO, ERIC DOLCH, ISABELLA KREMER, CATHERINE MEYER, DANIELA HAUPENTHAL, SéRGIO MOTOIKE, GEORG CADISCH:
Macaw Palm (Acrocomia aculeata) – A Minor Crop of the Neotropics with High Bioeconomic Potential
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11:30 - 11:45
SIMONE KATHRIN KRIESEMER, GUDRUN B. KEDING:
Leafy Vegetables under Shade? Performance of Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.) in a Multistorey Coffee Forest in Southwest Ethiopia
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Postersession: Agroforestry and tree crops I

Chair: Wouter Vanhove, Ghent University, Dept. of Plant and Crops - Lab. for Tropical Agronomy, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 17:45 - 19:15
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

SHEM KUYAH, EIKE LUEDELING:
Assessing Tradeoffs among Selected Regulating Ecosystem Services and Crop Yield in Sub-saharan African Agroforestry Systems
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HOA DO, CORY WHITNEY, EIKE LUEDELING:
Agroforestry Options in Northwest Vietnam
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DINESH BASTAKOTI, EIKE LUEDELING, IAN NUBERG:
Testing Relationship in an Impact Pathway Model of Intervention for Agroforestry
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BENDICTO KABIITO, JENS GEBAUER, ROLF BECKER, DIETRICH DARR:
On the Contribution of Planting and Use of Underutilised Local Food Tree Resources for Food Security and Biodiversity Conservation in Uganda
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ACHILLE ASSOGBADJO:
Could Ecological Importance Value of Wild Edible Fruit Trees Predict their Ethnobotanical Use Value in Protected Areas?
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HANS-PETER SCHMIDT, CLAUDIA KAMMANN, JOHANNES MEYER ZU DREWER:
Multiplying Forest Garden Systems Financed by CO2-Subscription Schemes
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NIELS THEVS, ALINA JOANA GOMBERT, KUMARBEK ALIEV, ROLAND LLESHI, ARZYGUL ALMAZBEKOVA, YRYS ABDIEVA:
Water Productivity of Tree Wind Break Systems in Central Asia – Example Bazarkorgon, Kyrgyzstan
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RAGHEB MOHAMMAD, BOHDAN LOJKA, HARDY AWLA:
Farmers' Use and Preferences of Trees in Kurdistan Region of Iraq
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DAVLET MAMADJANOV, KLARA DZHAKYPBEKOVA, JYLDYZ SHIGAEVA, DIETRICH DARR:
Research and Development in the Kyrgyz Walnut-Fruit Forests: Achievements and Lessons Learned for the Future
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SABRINA MEISEN, ELAINE PERL, ALINA GRäTZ, KEVIN WOLK, JAMILA SMANALIEVA, ZHYLDYZ OSKONBAEVA, DIETRICH DARR, FLORIAN WICHERN:
Quality Parameters of Walnut (Juglans regia) Fruits from Kyrgyzstan as Affected by Abiotic Properties and Intraspecific Variability
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DIETRICH DARR, KATHRIN MEINHOLD, WILLIS OMONDI OWINO:
Access to Genetic Resources and Fair Benefit Sharing under the Nagoya Protocol – Experiences of the BAOFOOD Research Project in Kenya
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MARIE KALOUSOVá, ANNA MANOUROVA, BENSON AGYEPONG:
Genetic Diversity of Garcinia kola (Heckel) in Southwest Cameroon
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ANNA CHLáDOVá, BOHDAN LOJKA, MUNEER ELYAS SIDDIG, JENS GEBAUER, KATJA KEHLENBECK:
Morphological Characterisation of Baobab Fruits from North and West Kordofan Provinces, Sudan
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13 Posters

Agroforestry and tree crops II

Oral presentations session:

Chair: N.N., N.N., Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location:

Lead paper

Oral presentations


Postersession: Agroforestry and tree crops II

Chair: Wouter Vanhove, Ghent University, Dept. of Plant and Crops - Lab. for Tropical Agronomy, Belgium
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

JUSTINE NYAMWEYA, JOHN BOSCO MUKUNDI, AGGREY ADIMO, FREDAH KARAMBU RIMBERIA, MONICA A. OMONDI, JENS GEBAUER, KATJA KEHLENBECK:
Assessment of Spatial Distribution and Population Health of Baobab (Adansonia digitata) in Kilifi and Kitui Counties, Kenya
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MONICA A. OMONDI, FREDAH KARAMBU RIMBERIA, PAUL KINOTI, CORNELIUS WAINAINA, JOHN BOSCO MUKUNDI, JUSTINE NYAMWEYA, JENS GEBAUER, KATJA KEHLENBECK:
Fruit Morphological Diversity and Productivity of Baobab (Adansonia Digitata L.) Trees from Kilifi County, Kenya
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XAVIER BONNEAU, REINOUT IMPENS, MAXWELL BUABENG, PATRICK VAN DAMME:
Optimum Oil Palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) Planting Density for West Africa
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OLIVIER DASSOU, LéIFI NODICHAO, HERVé AHOLOUKPè, DANSOU KOSSOU, YVES CAKPO, CHRISTOPHE JOURDAN:
Accuracy and Efficiency of Root Biomass Estimation Methods in Oil Palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) Plantations
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REINOUT IMPENS, PATRICK VAN DAMME, XAVIER BONNEAU:
Oil Palm Root System Characteristics in a 12 Year Old Density Trial in Nigeria
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CLAUS GREGOR, REINOUT IMPENS, XAVIER BONNEAU, PATRICK VAN DAMME:
Let There Be Light: Light Interception Method Update for Oil Palm (Elaeis Guineensis Jacq.) Canopies
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XAVIER BONNEAU, EMMANUEL WIAFE, CHARLES ACQUAH DANSO:
Impact of Topography on Oil Palm Yields in Marginal Conditions in Ghana
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XAVIER BONNEAU, REINOUT IMPENS, OLIVIER DASSOU, PATRICK VAN DAMME:
Optimal Fertilisation for Oil Palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) Plantations: Conclusions from a Long-Term Fertiliser Trial in Nigeria
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OLIVIER DASSOU, LéIFI NODICHAO, JEAN OLLIVIER, REINOUT IMPENS, BERNARD DUBOS, XAVIER BONNEAU, MARCEL DE RAïSSAC, TRISTAN DURAND-GASSELIN, BRICE A. SINSIN, PATRICK VAN DAMME:
Oil Palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) Leaf K and Mg Contents Differ with Progenies: Implications and Research Needs
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WIEBKE NIETHER, LAURA ARMENGOT, ULF SCHNEIDEWIND, MICHAEL TOBIAS FUCHS, MONIKA SCHNEIDER, GERHARD GEROLD:
Fine-Root Growth and Dynamic in Five Cocoa Production Systems Affect Biomass and Yield
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LISETTE T. PHELAN:
Sustainable Use of Resources: Soil and Water Management Practices on Cocoa Farms in Ecuador
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VALENTIN L.F. WOLF, ISSAKA ABDULAI, ESTHER FICHTLER, REIMUND P. RöTTER, CHRISTOPHE N. KOUAME:
Cocoa Agroforestry as Climate Change Adaptation Strategy in Ivory Coast: Scientist's versus Farmer's Perceptions
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12 Posters

Soil and soil fertility I

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Georg Cadisch, University of Hohenheim, Inst. of Agric. Sci. in the Tropics (Hans-Ruthenberg-Institute), Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 14:00 - 15:30
Location: AUD E4

Lead paper

Oral presentations

14:00 - 14:15
KRISTINA GROTELüSCHEN, MATTHIAS LANGENSIEPEN, SUSANNE ZIEGLER, JULIUS KWESIGA, BJöRN GLASNER, GEOFREY GABIRI, KALIMUTHU SENTHILKUMAR, MATHIAS BECKER:
Unlocking Rice Potentials in Contrasting Wetlands in East Africa
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14:15 - 14:30
PIETERJAN DE BAUW, ELKE VANDAMME, KALIMUTHU SENTHILKUMAR, ALLEN LUPEMBE, ROEL MERCKX:
Combined Phosphorus and Water Management Options Towards Sustainable Intensification of Rice Production in P-Deficient Lowlands of Sub-Saharan Africa
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14:30 - 14:45
RONG LANG, SERGEY BLAGODATSKIY, JIANCHU XU, GEORG CADISCH:
Land Use Change Impact on Soil Organic Carbon: Insights from Isotopic Signature in Soil Profiles
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14:45 - 15:00
KONRAD EGENOLF, JULIAN RUGGABER, PHILIPP SCHAD, SUPRIYA VERMA, JACOBO ARANGO, JONATHAN NúñEZ, GEORG CADISCH, FRANK RASCHE, ASHLY AREVALO, GüNTER NEUMANN:
Feeding the Competitors – The Role of Heterotrophic N Immobilisation in Regulating Soil Nitrifier Activity
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15:00 - 15:15
SAHRAH FISCHER, THOMAS HILGER, IRMGARD JORDAN, LYDIAH WASWA, JENINAH KARUNGI, GEORG CADISCH:
Do We Need More Drought for Better Nutrition? – Water-Stress Effects on Nutrient Content of Food
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Postersession: Soil and soil fertility I

Chair: Stefaan De Neve, Ghent University, Dept. of Environment, Belgium
Date and Time: Monday, September 17th, 17:30 - 18:30
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

RAFAELA FEOLA CONZ, ENGIL ISADORA PEREIRA, MARIA ISABEL ANDRADE, JOHAN SIX:
Towards Nutritional Security through Agroecological Practices in Orange-Fleshed Sweetpotato Systems in Mozambique
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MAXIMILIAN KIRSTEN, CORDULA VOGEL, ROBERT MIKUTTA, CARSTEN MüLLER, DIDAS KIMARO, KARL-HEINZ FEGER, KARSTEN KALBITZ:
Impacts of Land-use Change on Organic Carbon Storage in Highly Weathered Soils of Tropical Sub-sahara Africa
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BJöRN GLASNER, SUSANNE ZIEGLER, SABINE FIEDLER:
Development of Macronutrients in an Ugandan Inland Valley under Rice Production
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SALA ALANDA LAMEGA, KINGSLEY K. AYISI, SHILA DOLO, JUDE J.O. ODHIAMBO, JOHANNES ISSELSTEIN, MUNIR HOFFMANN:
Soil Fertility Gradients in the Smallholder Cropping Systems in Limpopo Province, South Africa
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CLAUDIA SCHEPP, BERND DIEKKRüGER, MATHIAS BECKER, CONSTANZE LEEMHUIS:
Linking Slopes to the Wetland: Water and Nutrient Fluxes in an Inland Valley in Uganda
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HéCTOR PABLO HERNáNDEZ ARBOLáEZ, EDITH AGUILA ALCANTARA, LANYER VALLADARES VILCHES, YANETSY RUIZ GONZáLEZ, STEFAAN DE NEVE:
Effect of Soil Management on Mite and Springtail Populations in Agroecosystems from Santa Clara, Cuba
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ATIQURRAHMAN JALIL, FAZLULLAH AKHTAR:
Performance Evaluation of the Irrigation System in Lower Kabul River Basin, Afghanistan
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LISA PATACZEK, THOMAS HILGER, ROLAND SCHAFLEITNER, GEORG CADISCH:
Residual Nitrogen Effect of Mungbean (Vigna Radiata): Affected by Regulated Deficit Irrigation?
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AWS PUSHPA KUMARA, FELIX THIEL, JAYANTHA WEERAKKODY, BANDULA RANAWEERA:
Soil Rehabilitation Potential of Co-Compost Pellets Made from Municipal Solid Waste and Dewatered Faecal Sludge as Feedstock
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9 Posters

Soil and soil fertility II

Oral presentations session:

Chair: N.N., N.N., Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 14:00 - 15:30
Location:

Lead paper

Oral presentations


Postersession: Soil and soil fertility II

Chair: Carsten Marohn, University of Hohenheim, Inst. of Agric. Sci. in the Tropics (Hans-Ruthenberg-Institute), Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

SUPRIYA VERMA, KONRAD EGENOLF, JOCHEN SCHöNE, SEBASTIAN MIRA, FRANK WALKER, GüNTER NEUMANN, GEORG CADISCH, FRANK RASCHE:
Determination of Brachialactone Release Mechanism in B. humidicola by Root Exudate Profiling under Different Elicitors
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ISAAC BALUME, SVEN MARHAN, GEORG CADISCH, MARY MUSYOKI, FRANK RASCHE:
How Residues of Differently Aged Calliandra Calothyrsus Shape the Abundance of Soil Nitrifying Prokaryotes
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AMSALU NEBIYU WOLDEKIRSTOS, AHMED MILKIYAS, ESKEDAR ASFAW, ESHETU BEKELE WONDEMAGEGNEHU:
Coffee Husk Biochar Application Improved Soil Chemical Properties and Yield of Soybean Grown in a Tropical Nitisol, Ethiopia
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FATIMAWALI S UMAR, BILLY KEPEL, WIDDHI BODHI, TRINA TALLEI:
Mercury-Resistant Bacteria Isolated from Mercury-Contaminated Site near Rice Field
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ROMAN SELIGER, DIETMAR SATTLER, JULIANA MARISA SANTOS, ANTONIO SOARES DA SILVA, JUERGEN HEINRICH, HELGA RESTUM HISSA:
Implementation, Monitoring and Management of a Pilot Rehabilitation Measure on Degraded Sloped Pastures in Brazil
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MOHAMMAD TAGHI ALEBRAHIM, MOHAMMAD MEHDIZADEH:
The Effect of Prometryn Soil Residue on Soil Microbial Biomass and Different Crops Biomass
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MORITZ LAUB, SERGEY BLAGODATSKIY, RONG LANG, XUEQING YANG, GEORG CADISCH:
A 3D Mixed Model for Soil Organic Carbon Mapping in Mountainous Subtropics
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REZA MIRZAEITALARPOSHTI, SCOTT DEMYAN, FRANK RASCHE, GEORG CADISCH, TORSTEN MüLLER:
Diffuse Reflectance Fourier Transform Mid-Infrared Spectroscopy Associated with Peak Area Integration to Predict Soil Carbonate
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LUKE ARIYOH, REINOUT IMPENS, JOSEPH CHOKOR:
The Effects of Soil Compaction on the Growth of Oil Palm (Elaeis Guineensis Jacq.) Seedlings
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9 Posters

Soil (bio)fertilisation I

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Geert Baert, Ghent University, Dept. of environment, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 16:00 - 17:30
Location: AUD E4

Lead paper

Oral presentations

16:00 - 16:15
GEORGE AYAGA, DAVID MBAKAYA, JOHN ACHIENG, GERRIT GERDES, FLORA AJWERA:
Fertiliser Recommendation Guidelines Based on Soil Tests: Solutions to Farmer Problems or a Tower of Babel?
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16:15 - 16:30
MAKSUD BEKCHANOV:
Nutrients from Organic Waste to Improve Soil Health and Enhance Food Security in Sri Lanka
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16:30 - 16:45
BELLO MUHAMMAD SHEHU, ROEL MERCKX, JIBRIN MOHAMMED JIBRIN, ALPHA YAYA KAMARA, JAIROS RURINDA, PETER CRAUFURD, BASSAM ABDULRAHMAN LAWAN:
Site-Specific Nutrient Requirement for two Different Maize Maturity Groups in Northern Nigerian Savannah Agro-Ecological Zone
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16:45 - 17:00
NIKOLA TEUTSCHEROVá, EDUARDO VAZQUEZ, JACOBO ARANGO, ASHLY AREVALO, MARTA BENITO, MIRJAM PULLEMAN:
Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi Increase the Abundance of Ammonia-Oxidising Bacteria, But Suppress N2O Emissions after Fertilisation
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17:00 - 17:15
JAN NYSSEN, ZBELO TESFAMARIAM, BIRHANU BIRUK, BIADGILGN DEMISSIE, TESFAALEM GHEBREYOHANNES, HAILEMARIAM MEAZA, JEAN POESEN, VEERLE VAN EETVELDE, AMANUEL ZENEBE, JOZEF DECKERS, MITIKU HAILE, AMAURY FRANKL:
Geographical Determinants of the Fertiliser Black Market in North Ethiopia
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Postersession: Soil (bio)fertilisation I

Chair: Geert Baert, Ghent University, Dept. of environment, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 17:45 - 19:15
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

LUZ ASIO, NEMESIO TAMAYO, NENITA DELA CRUZ:
Response of a Traditional Sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas [L]) Variety to Fertilisation in Leyte, Philippines
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NILNI SANDEEPANI, JAYANTHA WEERAKKODY, INDIKA KARUNARATHNE:
Use of Panicum Maximum as a Source of Biofertiliser and Biochar on Crop Response of Raphanus Sativus L. in Organic Cultivation
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DANIEL VAN VUGT, NIKHIL JONES, KEN GILLER, LINUS FRANKE:
Exploring Input Options for Crop Intensification and Diversification in Maize-based Farming Systems in Malawi
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MARYAM HABIBI, MAJID MAJIDIAN, MOHAMMAD RABIEE:
Canola Response to Zinc, Sulfur and Boron Fertilisation
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RICH KOFITUO, DANIEL SARPONG, GODFRED OFOSU-BUDU:
Adoption of Local Organic Resources for Soil Fertility Improvement in Crop Production: Ghana
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MICHEL OUYABE, HIDEHIKO KIKUNO, NAOTO TANAKA, PACHAKKIL BABIL, HIRONOBU SHIWACHI:
Diversity of Nitrogen-Fixing Bacteria Associated with Yams (Dioscorea spp.)
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EEUSHA NAFI, ISAAC DANSO, MICHAEL FREI, THOMAS GAISER:
Impact of Alternative Management Practice on Fertiliser Recovery by Cotton in Different Soil Types of West-africa
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AFSANEH YOUSEFI, REZA MIRZAEITALARPOSHTI, FATEMEH AGHAMIR, JAFAR NABATI, SAEID SOUFIZADEH:
Effect of Nitrogen Stabilizing and Potassium and Phosphorus Solubilising Bacteria on Mungbean (Vigna radiata) Yield
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HANNAH A. GRAEF, DENIS K. KIOBIA, PAUL SAIDIA, FREDERICK C. KAHIMBA, FRIEDER GRAEF, BETTINA EICHLER-LOEBERMANN:
Combined Tied Ridge, Fertiliser Microdosing and Biochar Effects on Maize Production under Contrasting Water Supply
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RYO MATSUMOTO, HARUKI ISHIKAWA, SAM KORIE, DAVID DE KOEYER:
Varietal Differences in Tuber Yield and Fertiliser Response in a F1 Mapping Population of Water Yam (Dioscorea Alata L.)
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10 Posters

Soil (bio)fertilisation II

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Geert Baert, Ghent University, Dept. of environment, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 0:00 - 0:00
Location:

Lead paper

Oral presentations


Postersession: Soil (bio)fertilisation II

Chair: Geert Baert, Ghent University, Dept. of environment, Belgium
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

ISAAC VINCENT, BOSHUWENDA ANDRE CHUMA, KALIMUTHU SENTHILKUMAR, ARISOA RAJAONA, FOLKARD ASCH:
Linking Leaf Color Charts and Crop N-status to Guide Fertiliser Application in Highland Rice Production Systems of Rwanda
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ELIAH MUNDA, MARIA ISABEL ANDRADE, GODWILL SIMBA MAKUNDE, JOHAN SIX, JACOBUS PIETERSE PIETERSE, ENGIL ISADORA PEREIRA:
Improving Sweetpotato Production through Sweetpotato- Legume Intercropping and Use of Phosphorus Fertilisers in Mozambique
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JULIAN RUGGABER, KONRAD EGENOLF, PHILIPP SCHAD, NIKOLA TEUTSCHEROVá, EDUARDO VAZQUEZ, ASHLY AREVALO, JACOBO ARANGO, FRANK RASCHE:
Do Mycorrhiza Play a Role in the BNI Performance of Brachiaria humidicola?
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HOANG KHANH NGUYEN, LE ANH HUNG, DANG NHAT QUYNH BAO, MICHAEL BöHME:
Effect of Liquid Digestate of a Biogas Plant Using Rice Straw, as Biofertiliser in Paddy Rice Cultivation in Comparison with Mineral Fertiliser in Tien Giang Province, Vietnam
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JUAN BARROSO, LISA PATACZEK, THOMAS HILGER, ZAHIR AHMAD ZAHIR, GEORG CADISCH:
Effect of PGPR and Rhizobium phaseoli on Nitrogen Fixation of Mungbean (Vigna radiata) under Dryland Conditions
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BOSHUWENDA ANDRE CHUMA, KALIMUTHU SENTHILKUMAR, ARISOA RAJAONA, KALISA ALAIN, MARC COTTER, FOLKARD ASCH:
Effect of Fertiliser Rates and Splits on Lowland Rice in two Temperature Environments in Rwanda - with a Special Focus on the Effectivity of Basal Applications
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GöTZ UCKERT, HANNAH A. GRAEF, MA HUA, FRIEDER GRAEF, YUSTO YUSTAS, VALERIAN SILAYO, STEFAN SIEBER, SONOKO DOROTHEA BELLINGRATH-KIMURA, HARRY HOFFMANN:
Effects of Biochar and the Use of TLUD"=Reactors in Rural Areas for Cooking and Soil
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FELIX HOLTKAMP, LIN-BO WU, MICHAEL FREI:
Confirmation and Functional Characterisation of Potassium Ion Channel Gene for Iron Toxicity Tolerance in Rice
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8 Posters

Land degradation and livelihoods for the Sahel

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Anthony Whitbread, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Innovation Systems for the Drylands, India
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E4

Lead paper

10:30 - 11:00
BARRON ORR:
Land Degradation Neutrality: Global Vision and Perspectives for Africa
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Oral presentations

11:00 - 11:15
PATRICE SAVADOGO, JULES BAYALA, SIBIRI JEAN OUéDRAOGO:
Restoration Pathways for Degraded Land in West African Sahel and Dry Savannah: A Review
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11:15 - 11:30
DOUGBEDJI FATONDJI, ALPHONSE SINGBO, RAMADJITA TABO, ANTHONY WHITBREAD:
Empowering Women Farmers and Providing Nutritional Benefits to Households through Degraded Landscapes Regeneration in Niger
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11:30 - 11:45
EMMANUEL OLATUNBOSUN BENJAMIN, OREOLUWA OLA, HANNES LANG, GERTRUD BUCHENRIEDER:
Public-Private Cooperation in Extension Services - Impact on Agricultural Development in Sub-Saharan Africa
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11:45 - 12:00
TOBIAS FELDT, LEON BESSERT, EVA SCHLECHT:
Rivalry for Urban Food Markets Between Farmers and Pastoralists in the Western Highlands of Cameroon
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Postersession: Land degradation and livelihoods for the Sahel

Chair: Anthony Whitbread, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Innovation Systems for the Drylands, India
Date and Time: Monday, September 17th, 17:30 - 18:30
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

PATRICE SAVADOGO, VICTORIA CARBONELL, GUSTAVO SAIZ, MARIANA RUFINO, B. ROBERT ZOUGMORE:
How Climate-smart Is Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration? Co-Benefits Leading to Food Security in Niger
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AMADOU MALé KOUYATE, ACHILLE ASSOGBADJO, AMADé OUéDRAOGO, TOUGIANI ABASSE, ANNE METTE LYKKE, PATRICK VAN DAMME:
Enhancing Nutritious Food Availability through Promotion of Native Edible Tree/ Shrub Species in Sub-Saharan Africa
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JULIANE DAO, KATHRIN STENCHLY, ARMEL NONGMA ZONGO, BERND MARSCHNER, ANDREAS BUERKERT:
Industrial Wastewater Irrigation Affects Soil Quality in Urban Vegetable Production of Burkina Faso
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JENNIFER PROVOST, HAMIDOU NANTOUMé, EVA SCHLECHT:
Dairy Markets and Distribution Channels in Bamako, Mali
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BIRHANU ZEMADIM, KALIFA TRAORE, MURALI KHRISHA GUMMA, FELIX BADOLO, ANTHONY WHITBREAD, RAMADJITA TABO:
Soil and Water Conservation Practices to Combat Impacts of Drought in the Semi-Arid Region of Mali
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ANNE METTE LYKKE, ELIE ANTOINE PADONOU, IMAEL HENRI NESTOR BASSOLé, AMADé OUéDRAOGO, AMADOU MALé KOUYATE:
Potentials of Traditional African Oil Trees for Improving Food Security
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PATRICE SAVADOGO, KY-DEMBELE CATHERINE, JULES BAYALA:
Planting Pit Size and Farmer's Management Practices Explained Survival and Growth of Planted Seedlings in Contrasting Land-use Systems in Mali
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7 Posters

Food and technology

Local food systems and human nutrition I

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Carl Lachat, Ghent University, Dep. of Food Technology, Safety and Health, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E5

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
SAM ULRICH BODJRENOU FIFALI, JULIA BOEDECKER, GINA KENNEDY, CéLINE TERMOTE:
Role of Biodiversity in Improving Dietary Diversity and Quality of Complementary Foods for Infants and Young Children in Southern Benin
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10:45 - 11:00
ANNE ASWANI MUSOTSI, MARY ABUKUTSA-ONYANGO:
African Indigenous Vegetables Contribution Towards Food Security and Safety in Kenya: A Meal Cultures Perspective
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11:00 - 11:15
MARWA SHUMO:
Development and Implementation of Insect-based Products to Enhance Food and Nutritional Security in Sub-saharan Africa
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11:15 - 11:30
BARBARA STADLMAYR, STEPHA MCMULLIN, ROELAND KINDT, RAMNI JAMNADASS:
How to Fill Harvest and Nutrient ´Gaps´ through Locally Available Tree Foods?
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11:30 - 11:45
JULIAN PHILIPP WALD, EMMANUEL ASARE, EMMANUEL KWEKU NAKUA, CHRISTINE LAMBERT, HANS KONRAD BIESALSKI, SIMON RIEDEL, UTE GOLA, DONATUS NOHR:
Real-Time Dietary Assessment Using a Validated IT-Based Approach within a Ghanaian Setting
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Postersession: Local food systems and human nutrition I

Chair: Carl Lachat, Ghent University, Dep. of Food Technology, Safety and Health, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

ILSE DE JAGER, KEN GILLER, INGE D. BROUWER:
Food and Nutrient Gaps of Smallholder Farming Households in Rural Northern Ghana
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DANIEL AYALEW MEKONNEN, AAFKE NIJHUIS, LAURA TRIJSBURG, ELISE TALSMA, TOMAS MORLEY, VINCENT LINDERHOF, THOM ACHTERBOSCH, INGE D. BROUWER:
Determinants of Nutrient and Dietary Gaps in the Changing Food Systems in Nigeria
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VICTORIA GOWELE, JOYCE KINABO, THERESIA JUMBE, NYAMIZI BUNDALA, LAILA ELERAKY, HADIJAH MBWANA, CONSTANCE RYBAK, STEFAN SIEBER, KHAMALDIN DAUD MUTABAZI, WOLFGANG STUETZ:
Micronutrient Adequacy in Diets Consumed by School Children from Farming Communities of Tanzania
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TSIGE-YOHANNES HABTE, MICHAEL KRAWINKEL, ESTHER EVANG:
Baobab as a Natural Micronutrient Dietary Complement for Nutrition Security: A Research Undertaking by the Baofood Project
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M. GRACIA GLAS, LYDIAH WASWA, ANNA RöHLIG, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU, MICHAEL KRAWINKEL, IRMGARD JORDAN:
Dietary Diversity and Consumption of Foods from Different Food Groups among Small Holder Women Farmers in Kenya, Malawi and Uganda
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ILSE DE JAGER, ABDUL-RAZAK ABIZARI, JACOB C. DOUMA, KEN GILLER, INGE D. BROUWER:
Grain Legume Cultivation and Children's Dietary Diversity in Smallholder Farming Households in Rural Ghana and Kenya
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LUNA SHRESTHA, PRATIMA GURUNG, BORIS KULIG, OLIVER HENSEL, BARBARA STURM:
Willingness and Knowledge of Nepalese Mothers to Improve Babies' Diet to Upgrade their Nutritional Status
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AGNES QUISUMBING, KATHRYN SPROULE, HAZEL MALAPIT, ELENA MARTINEZ:
What Dimensions of Women's Empowerment Matter for Nutritional Outcomes? Evidence from Africa and Asia
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TEMESGEN FITAMO BOCHER, SINDI KIRIMI, JAN LOW:
Does Gender-sensitive Agricultural Intervention Improve Food Security and Profit Efficiency?
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PETR PUDIL, ZBYNEK POLESNY:
Diversity, Use and Consumers' Acceptance of Local Banana Cultivars in Ucayali, Peru
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LUBANA AL-SAYED:
Psychological Food-related Well-being in a Diaspora Situation
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ELKHAN RICHARD SADIK-ZADA:
Devco Nutrition Commitments and its Discontents
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ROBERTO VILLALBA, REGINA BIRNER:
Sustainability Labels for Food Products: A Literature Review on Consumer's Behaviour, Challenges, and Opportunities
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13 Posters

Local food systems and human nutrition II

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Carl Lachat, Ghent University, Dep. of Food Technology, Safety and Health, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location:

Lead paper

Oral presentations


Postersession: Local food systems and human nutrition II

Chair: Carl Lachat, Ghent University, Dep. of Food Technology, Safety and Health, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 17:45 - 19:15
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

HADIJAH MBWANA, JOYCE KINABO, WOLFGANG STUETZ, CONSTANCE RYBAK, NYAMIZI BUNDALA, KHAMALDIN DAUD MUTABAZI, STEFAN SIEBER, HANS KONRAD BIESALSKI:
Consumption Intensity and Production Constraints of Indigenous Vegetables: A Step in African Food and Nutrition Security
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NANCY MUNYIVA LAIBUNI, TUROOP LOSENGE, SUSANNE NEUBERT, WOLFGANG BOKELMANN:
Can African Indigenous Vegetables Contribute to Nutrition Security in Kenya?
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JAMILA SMANALIEVA, JANYL ISKAKOVA, ZHYLDYZAI OZBEKOVA, ZHYLDYZ OSKONBAEVA, DIETRICH DARR:
Investigation of Physiochemical Characteristics of Wild Fruits and Berries from the Walnut-Fruit Forests of Southern Kyrgyzstan
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CAROLYNE KISAKA, OSCAR INGASIA AYUYA, GEORGE OWUOR:
Insects for Food! Factors Influencing Consumer Acceptance and Quantity Consumed of Edible Winged Termites
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NILS NöLLE, HANS KONRAD BIESALSKI:
Analysis of Nutritional Composition of Edible Insects to Enhance Nutritional Security in Sub-saharan Africa (EntoNutri)
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JAKOB HENI, SAHRAH FISCHER, DAMARIS ELISABETH BEITZE, THOMAS HILGER, VERONIKA SCHERBAUM, GEORG CADISCH:
Can a Smallholder Farm Sufficiently Feed the Family? A Case Study from Kapchorwa District, Uganda
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KERSTIN PASCHKO, NIKOLINA GRBIC, INA PINKER, MICHAEL BöHME:
Potential of Asian Herbaceous Plants as Source of Micronutrients
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MST. NADIRA SULTANA, MOHAMMAD MOHI UDDIN, BRAD RIDOUTT, TORSTEN HEMME, KURT-JOHANNES PETERS:
The Water Footprint of Milk in Comparison of Twelve International Farming Systems: An Implication for Global Food Security and Improved Food Nutrition
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OGHAIKI ASAAH NDAMBI, RUTH NJIRU, CAMEE VAN KNIPPENBERG, JAN VAN DER LEE, CATHERINE KILELU, MARGARET NGIGI:
Assessing the Costs and Benefits of Implementing a Quality Based Milk Payment System in Kenya
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CHRISTINE LAMBERT, LAILA ELERAKY, HADIJAH MBWANA, JOYCE KINABO, HANS KONRAD BIESALSKI, SIMON RIEDEL, UTE GOLA, WOLFGANG STUETZ:
Validation of a Food Group Based Nutrition Software to Assess Nutrient Intake in Tanzania
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10 Posters

Nutrition, food safety and -security

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Patrick Kolsteren, Ghent University, Dep. of Food Technology, Safety and Health, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 14:00 - 15:30
Location: AUD E5

Lead paper

Oral presentations

14:00 - 14:15
DANIEL AYALEW MEKONNEN, AAFKE NIJHUIS, LAURA TRIJSBURG, ELISE TALSMA, TOMAS MORLEY, VINCENT LINDERHOF, THOM ACHTERBOSCH, INGE D. BROUWER:
Dietary Gaps in Ethiopia and Nigeria
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14:15 - 14:30
EMMANUEL ALAMU, THERESE GONDWE, JULIET AKELLO, MWESHI MUKANGA, BUSIE MAZIYA-DIXON:
Relationship Between Dietary and Serum Aflatoxin Levels and Nutritional Status of Children of 6-24 Months
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14:30 - 14:45
LAURA TRIJSBURG, ELISE TALSMA, JEANNE DE VRIES, GINA KENNEDY, ANNELEEN KUIJSTEN, INGE D. BROUWER:
No Suitable Diet Quality Index for Food System Research in Low And Middle Income Countries?
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14:45 - 15:00
JULIET JABATY, KERSTIN FISCHER, ALIMOU CAMARA, SANDRA DIEDERICH, THOMAS HOENEN, ANNE BALKEMA-BUSCHMANN, ANDREAS MüLLER, ROLAND SULUKU, KRISTINA MARIA SCHMIDT, CéCILE TROUPIN, BASHIRU KOROMA, FELIXTINA JONSYN-ELLIS, NOEL TORDO, THOMAS C. METTENLEITER, JOSEPH KARGBO, MARTIN H. GROSCHUP:
Ebola Foresight: the Role of Livestock and Wildlife in the Biology of Ebolaviruses
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15:00 - 15:15
TILL LUDWIG:
The Effect of Individual Preferences on Food and Nutrition Security. Evidence How Risk Preference, Future Discounting and Altruism Affect Food Consumption of Individuals and Households
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15:15 - 15:30
JOHANNA BERGMAN LODIN, JEN FOLEY, BHO MUDYAHOTO, ELIAB SIMPUNGWE, EDWARD CHIBWE:
Biofortified Food Choice in Zambia. Farmers' Views on Vitamin A Maize in two Rural Communities
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Postersession: Nutrition, food safety and -security

Chair: Patrick Kolsteren, Ghent University, Dep. of Food Technology, Safety and Health, Belgium
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

FRANCISCA EICHIE, EUSTACE IYAYI:
Feed Safety and its Impact on Food Safety through the Concept of One Health
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R.M. ISHARA JACKSON, DANIEL N. SILA, GLASTON M. KENJI:
Edible Mushrooms: Novel Food Fortification Approach Towards Food Security
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CORY WHITNEY, KEITH SHEPHERD, MICHAEL KRAWINKEL, DENIS LANZANOVA, EIKE LUEDELING:
Decision Analysis Tools Reveal Benefits of Fruit Trees for Enhanced Nutrition Security in Kenya
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BEZAWIT ADUGNA BAHRU, CHRISTINE BOSCH, MANFRED ZELLER:
Pathways through which Climatic Shocks Affect Child Undernutrition: A Structural Equation Modelling
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SIMON NDUNGU NYOKABI, SIMON OOSTING, BOCKLINE BEBE, BERNARD BETT, JOHANNA LINDAHL, IMKE DE BOER:
Improving Milk Quality in Smallholder Dairy Systems: Towards Realising Food Safety and Food Security in Kenya
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LAURENSI SASUBE, ALDIAN HEIN LUNTUNGAN:
The Impact of Nutrition Training on Mothers' Knowledge and Behaviour in Gangga Island, Indonesia
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LUCY KARIUKI, PATRICK MAUNDU, HANS KONRAD BIESALSKI:
Assessment of Mineral Content of Different Soil Types Consumed by Pregnant Women in Western Kenya
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SAMWEL MBUGUA, ELIZABETH MBUTHIA, IRMGARD JORDAN, ANN MWANGI, JULIUS KHAEMBA, LYDIAH WASWA, THOMAS HILGER, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU:
Nutrition Education and Kitchen Garden Intervention Improves Dietary Diversity among 6-59 Months-old Children in Kenya
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JEFFERSON ANDRONIO RAMUNDO STADUTO, ANA CECíLIA KRETER, VALDIR ANTôNIO GALANTE:
Exposure to Agrochemical and Health Symptoms: An Analysis of Soybean Production in Brazil
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FRED UNGER, PHUC PHAM DUC, VAN HUNG PHAM, VANNAPHONE PUTTHANA, SINH DANG-XUAN, HANH TRAN THI TUYET, HUNG NGUYEN, AURELIE BINOT, NARNON LACKSIVY, DELIA GRACE:
Food Safety Challenges in Traditional Pork Value Chains and Policy Engagement in Vietnam and Laos
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AFFONFERE MARIUS, FLORA JOSIANE CHADARE, YANN EMéRIC MADODE:
A Dual Food-to-Food Fortification with Moringa Oleifera Leaf Powder and Adansonia Digitata Fruit Pulp
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AARON SCHEID, HARRY HOFFMANN, JOHANNES HAFNER, GöTZ UCKERT, STEFAN SIEBER, ANTHONY KIMARO:
Raising the Burden: Healthy Food and Cooking Energy Scarcity
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ARNAU VIDAL, MARTHE DE BOEVRE, SARAH DE SAEGER:
Patulin Exposure among Tunisia Population
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13 Posters

Food quality and processing I

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Steffen Schock, University of Hohenheim, Inst. of Agric. Sci. in the Tropics (Hans-Ruthenberg-Institute), Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 16:00 - 17:30
Location: AUD E5

Lead paper

Oral presentations

16:00 - 16:15
GEOFFREY SSEPUUYA, RUBEN SMETS, DOROTHY NAKIMBUGWE, JOHAN CLAES, MIK VAN DER BORGHT:
The Effects of Harvesting Conditions and Processing on the Nutritional Profile of Ruspolia differens
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16:15 - 16:30
SHEHADEH KASKOUS:
Sources of Contamination of Raw Camel Milk with Microorganisms
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16:30 - 16:45
SIRAWDINK FIKREYESUS FORSIDO, NEJAT KIYAK TSEGAYE, TEFERA BELACHEW, OLIVER HENSEL:
Complementary Foods in Southwest Ethiopia: Diversity, Composition and Nutrient Adequacy
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16:45 - 17:00
OLUWATOYIN AYETIGBO, SAJID LATIF, ADEBAYO ABASS, JOACHIM MüLLER:
Optimisation of Cassava Foaming for Foam-Mat Drying, and Use in Cream-Based Foods
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Postersession: Food quality and processing I

Chair: Steffen Schock, University of Hohenheim, Inst. of Agric. Sci. in the Tropics (Hans-Ruthenberg-Institute), Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 17:45 - 19:15
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

MUHAMMAD TARIQ, ADIL FAROOQ, EVA SCHLECHT:
Status of Clean Milk Production in Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan
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BOCKLINE BEBE:
Milk Vending Machine Innovation for Retailing Milk: Operational Costs, Consumer Perceived Risks and Milk Quality
Abstract (ID 433 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

IRENE KAGERA, FLORENCE MUTUA, DELIA GRACE, JOHANNA LINDAHL, PETER KAHENYA:
Status of Aflatoxin Contamination in Marketed and Farm Gate Milk in Nairobi County of Kenya
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BUKOLA ADEBAYO-TAYO, OLASUMBO ESAN:
Mycobiota, Total Aflatoxin Levels and Quality Assessment of Smoked Dried Juvenile Fish (Clarias gariepinus (Lori Amala)) from some Major Markets in Ibadan Metropolis, Oyo State, Nigeria
Abstract (ID 173 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

TEREZA SLáMOVá, ADELA FRANKOVA, JAN BANOUT:
Screening of PAHS Concentrations in Traditionally Smoked Freshwater Fish Products from Tonle Sap in Cambodia
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FELIX MEUTCHIEYE, DJOUKENG HENRI GRISSEUR, NGOUYAMSA YOUSSOUF JAMILOU:
Traditional Smoking of Freshwater Fish in the Western Region, Cameroon
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BRIANNE A. ALTMANN, CARMEN NEUMANN, SUSANNE VELTEN, FRANK LIEBERT, DANIEL MöRLEIN:
Alga and Insect Meal and their Effect on Monogastric Animal Meat Quality
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INNEKE FENNY MELKE RUMENGAN, PIPIH SUPTIJAH, STENLY WULLUR, ALDIAN HEIN LUNTUNGAN, FALEN BILLY SANDANA, NETTY SALINDEHO:
Potential Application of Chitosan Nanoparticles Derived from Marine Fish Scales as Preservatives for Fishery Products
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OLIVER CHANZU, GRACE WERIKHE, CATHERINE KUNYANGA, JASPER IMUNGI:
Current Status of Pre-Slaughter, Slaughtering and Post-Slaughter Handling Practices Affecting the Quality of Fresh Meat in Pastoral Areas of Kenya
Abstract (ID 49 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

SUZAN EL-AKAAD, MONA ALI MOHAMED, NATALIA BELOGLAZOVA, SARAH DE SAEGER:
Intelligently Designed Electrochemical Platform for the Detection of Food Contaminants
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INSA FLACHSBARTH, NINA GRASSNICK, BERNHARD BRüMMER:
The Uneven Spread of Private Food Quality Standards Over Space and Time
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11 Posters

Food quality and processing II

Oral presentations session:

Chair: N.N., N.N., Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 16:00 - 17:30
Location:

Lead paper

Oral presentations


Postersession: Food quality and processing II

Chair: Steffen Schock, University of Hohenheim, Inst. of Agric. Sci. in the Tropics (Hans-Ruthenberg-Institute), Germany
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

BASTIAN LANGE, SHARVARI RAUT, BRENDAN W. RICE, OLIVER HENSEL, BARBARA STURM:
Small-Scale Post-Harvest Processing of Underutilised Fruits and Vegetables - A Framework for Assessing Economic Viability
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FLORA JOSIANE CHADARE, CASTRO RODRIGUE GBèDOMON, UMEZURUIKE LINUS OPARA, ANITA LINNEMANN:
Postharvest Handling Factors Affecting Antioxidant Content of Horticultural Plants: A Review
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ROSALIZAN MD SALEH, NURUL AFZA KARIM, OLIVER HENSEL, BARBARA STURM:
Quality Changes of Different Varieties of Sweetpotato under Curing Condition
Abstract (ID 237 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

ADDISU FEKADU ANDETA, DRIES VANDEWEYER, FASSIL TEFFERA, KAREN VANCAMPENHOUT, LEEN VAN CAMPENHOUT:
Metagenetic Analysis of the Bacterial Community Composition and Dynamics in Fermenting Enset (Ensete ventricosum)
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SAWITTREE CHAI-AREEKITWAT, SAJID LATIF, BUSARAKORN MAHAYOTHEE, MARCUS NAGLE, JOACHIM MüLLER:
Influence of Cultivar and Plant Age on Cyanide and Protein Contents in Thai Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz) Leaves
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JOSé VILLACIS-CHIRIBOGA, K. ELST, M. UYTTEBROEK, S. VOORSPOELS, JOHN VAN CAMP, E. VERA, J. RUALES:
Assessment on Carotenoids Profile Extracted from Mango Peel via Accelerated Solvent Extraction and Ultrasound Assisted Extraction
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ESTHER EKELEDO, BUNMI OLASANMI, ADEBAYO ABASS, SAJID LATIF, JOACHIM MüLLER:
Total Phenol and Antioxidant Potentials of Provitamin A Cassava Peels and Stem Extracts
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TOLULOPE AYEYEMI, JUSTINA ODOGWU, MARY KEMI IDOWU:
Assessment of Iron and Copper Composition of Selected Underutilised Vegetables of South Western Nigeria
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JAN STAS, KITIYA VONGKAMJAN, JAN BANOUT:
Antimicrobial Efficacy of Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus) and Fingerroot (Boesenbergia pandurata) Essential Oils against Foodborne Pathogens
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JANVIER NTWALI, STEFFEN SCHOCK, SEBASTIAN ROMULI, JOACHIM MüLLER:
Performance Evaluation of an Inflatable Solar Dryer for Maize and the Effect on Product Quality Compared with Traditional Sun Drying
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ADNAN MUKHTAR, SAJID LATIF, JOACHIM MüLLER:
Quality Evaluation of Hot Air-Dried Mangoes through Heat-Sensitive Enzymes
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CHEMEDA ABEDETA GARBABA, OLIVER HENSEL:
Actors' Post-Harvest Maize Handling Practices and Allied Mycoflora Epidemiology in Southwestern Ethiopia: Potential for Mycotoxin Producing Fungi Management
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12 Posters

Food, nutrition and gender aspects at the HH level

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Vladimir Verner, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Fac. Tropical AgriSciences, Czech Republic
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E5

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
CORINNA NIELAND, SAHRAH FISCHER, THOMAS HILGER, REGINA BIRNER, GEORG CADISCH:
The Importance of Informal Seed Systems for Food and Nutrition Security in Kenya and Uganda
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10:45 - 11:00
MICHEL TCHèGOUN ATCHIKPA, SHéRIF SIDY KANE, JUSTICE A. TAMBO, TAHIROU ABDOULAYE, AHMADOU ALY NBAYE, AFOUDA JACOB YABI:
The Impact of Drought Tolerant Maize (DTM) Varieties Adoption on Household Productivity, Food and Nutritional Security in Benin
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11:00 - 11:15
PAIGE MILLER, KAI MAUSCH:
African Gender Yield Gaps: Things We Should and Shouldn't Change and the Evidence to Differentiate
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11:15 - 11:30
MARíA VICTORIA ROJAS PORRAS, SARA DEL CASTILLO MATAMOROS, LUIS RAMíREZ CAMARGO:
Challenges and Opportunities for Food Security and Food Sovereignty in the Peace Agreement between the Colombian National Goverment and the FARC-EP Guerrilla
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11:30 - 11:45
KATHLEEN BRüSSOW, CHRISTOPH GORNOTT, ANJA FAßE, ULRIKE GROTE:
Smallholders' Perception of and Responses to Climate Change – Evidence from Tanzania
Abstract (ID 535 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   


Postersession: Food, nutrition and gender aspects at the HH level

Chair: Vladimir Verner, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Fac. Tropical AgriSciences, Czech Republic
Date and Time: Monday, September 17th, 17:30 - 18:30
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

WIEBKE BEUSHAUSEN, MUNIR HOFFMANN, KINGSLEY K. AYISI, THOMAS BRINGHENTI, REIMUND P. RöTTER:
Homegarden Food Production and Diet Composition in Rural Limpopo Province, South Africa
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LUIS POLANCO, ATHENA BIRKENBERG:
The Phenomenon of Seasonal Hunger among Coffee Farmers: A Case-Study on Smallholders in Caranavi, Bolivia
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MICHELLE BONATTI, STEFAN SIEBER, CONSTANCE RYBAK, NYAMIZI BUNDALA, KLAUS MüLLER, JULIANO BORBA:
Contextual Factors of Food Insecurity in Rural Communities in Tanzania: Developing Social Learning for Community-based Innovations
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GREG SEYMOUR, HAZEL MALAPIT, ELENA MARTINEZ, RUTH MEINZEN-DICK, AGNES QUISUMBING, JESSICA HECKERT:
Development of the Project-level Women's Empowerment in Agriculture Index (pro-WEAI)
Abstract (ID 480 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

KINDAH IBRAHIM, TEREZA PILAROVA, MIROSLAVA BAVOROVA:
The Impact of Household Head's Gender on Food Security in Syria
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AMBAR PERTIWININGRUM, AGUNG SETIANTO, SUPRIADI, ALI AGUS, YUDISTIRA SOEHERMAN, RAMDHAN DWI NUGROHO:
Mapping of Resources and Potential Development for Food-Secure Region in East Seram, Maluku Province
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LUCY OWENS, FRANCESCO FACCHINI, ADRIAN STALLKNECHT:
Gender Perspectives on Food Security in Sarawak, Malaysia: A Case Study of the Outcomes of Migration on Agriculture
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UBALDUS J. TUMAINI, JOHN M. MSUYA:
Household Assets and Food Access Security in and Around Medium-Sized Towns in Tanzania
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LING YEE KHOR:
Behaviour in Information Sharing and Perceived Food Security Status in Guatemala
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SINDU KEBEDE:
Food Security and Production Shocks: Panel Data Analysis among Indigenous Vegetable Producers in Kenya
Abstract (ID 553 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

DEEPAK CHAULAGAIN, PARSHU RAM RIMAL:
Local Adaptation Mechanisms to Address Climate Led Food Insecurity in Far-Western Nepal: The Case of Badimalika Municipality
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11 Posters

Socio-economics

Adoption versus dis-adoption of innovations

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Vladimir Verner, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Fac. Tropical AgriSciences, Czech Republic
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E2

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
THOMAS DAUM, REGINA BIRNER, HANNES BUCHWALD, ANSGAR GERLICHER:
Using a Smartphone App to Collect Data on Smallholder Farming Systems in Zambia
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10:45 - 11:00
GREGOR MAGER, ULRIKE GROTE, ANJA FAßE:
The Impact of Upgrading Strategies on Income Inequality in Rural Communities: Evidence from Tanzania
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11:00 - 11:15
IRINA SOLOVYEVA, PHILIPP LöW, IRMGARD JORDAN, M. GRACIA GLAS, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU:
Factors Influencing Implementation of Buffer Strips by Smallholder Farmers in Teso, Rural Kenya
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11:15 - 11:30
KEHINDE AKINKUNMI ODENIYI, ELIZABETH J. Z. ROBINSON, CHITTUR S. SRINIVASAN:
Agricultural Technology Disadoption: Why Rural Farmers Abandon Improved Rice Varieties
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11:30 - 11:45
RAINER ZACHMANN, GIACOMO RAMBALDI:
Training on Participatory Spatial Information Management and Communication
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Postersession: Adoption versus dis-adoption of innovations

Chair: Vladimir Verner, Czech University of Life Sciences Prague, Fac. Tropical AgriSciences, Czech Republic
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

THOMAS DAUM:
Of Bulls and Bulbs. Using Drawing Exercises to Explore the Aspirations of Rural Zambian Youth
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GABRIELA KUBATOVA, VLADIMIR VERNER:
Undergraduates' Perception and Attitude Towards Traditional and Complementary Medicine: A University-Based Survey in Indonesia
Abstract (ID 733 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

CINTHIA PáRRAGA LEMA, PATRICK VAN DAMME:
Exploring Meaning and Values of Urban and Peri-Urban Agriculture through an Ontological Approach
Abstract (ID 483 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

JONATHAN STEINKE, BERTA ORTIZ CRESPO, CARLOS QUIROS, JACOB VAN ETTEN:
Can Modern ICT Engage Farmers' Experiential Knowledge in Agricultural Advisory Services?
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IRINA SOLOVYEVA, LYDIAH WASWA, IRMGARD JORDAN, PHILIPP LöW, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU:
Information Transfer for Agricultural Innovation: Lessons Learned from an Agricultural Intervention in Teso, Rural Kenya
Abstract (ID 475 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

ARIE HAVELAAR, SILVIA ALONSO, KEBEDE AMENU, DELIA GRACE, DIRK MAIER, DEON VAN DER MERWE, JEAN-BAPTISTE NDAHETUYE, EMILY OUMA, KESHAV SAH, JESSIE VIPHAM, YACOB ZEREYESUS, SASKIA HENDRICKX, MARJATTA EILITTä, ADEGBOLA ADESOGAN:
Food Safety Research in the Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Livestock Systems
Abstract (ID 286 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

KHONDOKAR HUMAYUN KABIR, ANDREA KNIERIM, ATAHARUL CHOWDHURY:
What Matters for the Job Performance of Field Level Advisors: A Case of Madhupur Sal Forest Bangladesh
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MUZEE L. KAZAMWALI, JOHN ILUKOR, IRENE NAKAMATTE, DEOGRACIOUS OPOLOT:
Varietal Choice and Adoption of Improved Cassava Varieties under Subjective and Objective Analyses. A Case of Malawi
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MARTHA SWAMILA, DAMAS PHILIP, ADAM MESHACK AKYOO, ANTHONY KIMARO, STEFAN SIEBER:
Adoption Potential of Gliricidia Agroforestry Based Technologies in Dryland Areas of Dodoma Region, Tanzania
Abstract (ID 668 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

CINDYBELL GAMBOA BARRAZA, GOEDELE VAN DEN BROECK, MIET MAERTENS:
Adoption of Improved Quinoa Varieties among Smallholder Farmers in the Peruvian Andes
Abstract (ID 279 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

FRANZISKA STEINHüBEL, NATHALIE LUCK, MICHAEL GRIMM:
Do Indonesian Consumers Value Organic Rice? Evidence from a Willingness-to-Pay Experiment with Randomised Pricing
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EXATUL EXALIEN, JULIEN DéROY, ILSE ROELS, JOHAN SLIMBROUCK:
Local Application of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) in the Mosquito River Watershed with Focus on Vegetable Production
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12 Posters

Markets and value chains

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Stijn Speelman, Ghent University, Department of Agricultural Economics, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 14:00 - 15:30
Location: AUD E2

Lead paper

Oral presentations

14:00 - 14:15
ZEWDIE ADANE MARIAMI, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU, BERHANU GEBREMEDHIN, AZAGE TEGEGNE:
Cooperation Versus Competition: Institutional Analysis of Raw Milk Marketing in Ethiopia
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14:15 - 14:30
DIANA LLACSAHUANGA, MIET MAERTENS:
Does Double Certification Add to the Productivity and Welfare of Smallholder Cocoa Farmers? Evidence from the Northern Peruvian Amazon
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14:30 - 14:45
KAREN ENCISO, AURA BRAVO, STEFAN BURKART:
Identification of Bottlenecks and Opportunities for the Beef Value Chain of Córdoba, Colombia
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14:45 - 15:00
ANDRéS CHARRY, MATTHIAS JäGER, LIZETTE DIAZ, MIRYAN GARCíA, JHON JAIRO HURTADO:
Risks and Opportunities of Transitioning to Export Crops. the Cases of Pineapple and Avocado in Colombia
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15:00 - 15:15
EMILY MYERS, JESSICA HECKERT, ALESSANDRA GALIè, NELLY NIJRU:
Accessing and Granting Credit among Informal Milk Traders in Peri-urban Nairobi
Abstract (ID 559 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   


Postersession: Markets and value chains

Chair: Eline D'Haene, Ghent University, Department of Agricultural Economics, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

TIM K. LOOS, SVEN BERGAU, MANFRED ZELLER:
The Impact of On-Farm / Off-Farm Diversification and Market Access on Household Food and Nutrition Security in Ethiopia
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GABRIEL ROSERO, TINOUSH JAMALI JAGHDANI, BERNHARD BRüMMER:
Drivers of Price Volatility in Brazilian Pork Market, Internal and External Effects – Dcc Garch Approach
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ERIC BETT, DAVID MICHAEL AYIEKO:
"Green Village Hubs" and Smallholder Marketing Preference: A Discrete Choice Modelling Approach
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ANYWAY KATANHA, DANNY SIMATELE:
Actor Network Theory and Ziziphus mauritiana: Building the Resilience of Communities in Muzarabani District, Zimbabwe
Abstract (ID 555 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

CLAUDIA VOGEL, MARIA GEITZENAUER, SYNDHIA MATHé, HYCENTH TIM NDAH, STEFAN SIEBER:
Investigating Future Pathways for the Cameroonian Cocoa Sector That Lead to a Higher Cocoa Quality and Sustainability, Improving the Livelihood of Farming Households
Abstract (ID 463 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

PONNIAH SIVARAJAH:
Rural-Urban Linkages- A 'mirage' or a 'myth': Evidence from Rural markets in Eastern Sri Lanka
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DENNIS OLUMEH, DAVID OTIENO, WILLIS OLUOCH-KOSURA, RAHMA ADAM:
Achieving Food and Nutritional Security through Commercialized Agriculture: The Role of Transitional Systems in Kenya
Abstract (ID 154 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   full paper (pdf) pdf document   —   poster (pdf) pdf document

CHARLES PETER MGENI, STEFAN SIEBER, KLAUS MüLLER:
Enhancing Sunflower Value Chain for Rural Economy in Tanzania: A Village Computable General Equilibrium-CGE Approach
Abstract (ID 346 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)   

IGNACIO DIAZ, INGRID FROMM:
The Rebirth of Natural Fibers? Analysis of Market Potential for Fique (Furcraea andina) Production in Santander, Colombia
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RICARDO VARGAS-CARPINTERO, JOHANNES MöSSINGER, REGINA BIRNER:
The Potential of Acrocomia Value Webs for Rural Development and Bioeconomy in Paraguay
Abstract (ID 885 ):  Print Version (pdf) pdf.gif:  Web-Version (html)       —   poster (pdf) pdf document

NINA GRASSNICK, BERNHARD BRüMMER:
Rainforest Alliance Certification and its Global Trade Effects in the Cocoa Sector
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BICKSON GANGATA, KATHRIN MEINHOLD, MUNTHALI CHIMULEKE, DIETRICH DARR:
The Baobab Processing Sector in Malawi: Strategy, Business Models and Performance
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12 Posters

Universities, networks and training

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Veerle Devriendt, Ghent University, Research Coordination Office, Belgium
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 16:00 - 17:30
Location: AUD E2

Lead paper

Oral presentations

16:00 - 16:15
ARNAU VIDAL, MARTHE DE BOEVRE, SARAH DE SAEGER:
MYTOX-SOUTH: an Intercontinental Partnership to Improve Food Security and Food Safety in Developing Countries
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16:15 - 16:30
KRISTINA ROESEL, DELIA GRACE:
Pains and Gains of International Research Collaboration with Academia - Perspectives from an Extramural Research Institute
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16:30 - 16:45
CATHERINE KUNYANGA, MICHAEL HESSE, JASPER IMUNGI:
Promoting Nutrition and Food Security in Africa: Role of University Research, Technology and Innovation
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16:45 - 17:00
ISABEL JAISLI, TOM BISCHOF, ENNIO MARIANI, RAHEL MEIER, LORENZ RIEGER:
Educating for Sustainable Food Value Chains: Insights from an Open Online Course
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17:00 - 17:15
CAMILLA ADELLE:
'Making Sense Together'? The Role of Academics in the Co-production of Knowledge for Local Food Governance in South Africa
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Postersession: Universities, networks and training

Chair: Annelies Verdoolaege, Ghent University, Directie Onderwijsaangelegenheden – Afdeling Internationalisering, Belgium
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

SILKE STöBER, M. KHAIS PRAYOGA, KUSTIWA ADINATA, NENI ROSTINI, MIEKE SETIAWATI, TANDU RAMBA, HARI ISWOYO, KAIMUDDIN MOLE, RAHMANSYAH DERMAWAN, AMIR YASSI, TUALAR SIMARMATA:
Farmer Researcher Networks as Instrument to Develop smallholders' Adaptive Capacity
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BRIGITTE L. MAASS, JUAN MORENO BELMAR, PABLO OLMENO, BARBARA MASSLER:
South-South Learning to Advance Cavy Culture in Sub-Saharan Africa
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FLORENT OKRY, PAUL VAN MELE, LATIFOU IDRISSOU, CLAUDIA KPOSSILANDé, AGBANGLA ALCIDE:
Training Videos to Strengthen the Contribution of Agricultural Professional Training Centres to Food Security and Safety: Case of the Songhai Center in Benin Republic
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ANNE BOGDANSKI, AMY LOGAN, DAVID KERKHOFS:
Advantages and Opportunities for Collaborative Research Between Universities and NGOs to Strengthen Food Security
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SYLVIE DE BUCK, MARC HEIJDE, SILVIA TRAVELLA, VANESSA DE BAUW, DULCE DE OLIVEIRA, GODELIEVE GHEYSEN, MARC VAN MONTAGU:
Technology Transfer and Capacity Building in Biotechnology and Biosafety for a Sustainable and Intensified Agriculture in Africa
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DIRK LANDMANN, SABRINA KIMMIG, CARL JOHAN LAGERKVIST:
Relationship between Trainers' Qualification, Learning Success and Satisfaction for Agricultural Capacity Development in Bihar, India
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HEINRICH HAGEL, MEMUNA KADIE SAWI, TAMBA STEVEN SONDA, FRIEDERIKE BELLIN-SESAY, NICOLE SCHOENLEBER, JENNY KOPSCH-XHEMA:
Empowering Young Scientists on Food and Nutrition Security and Right to Food in Sierra Leone
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TERESA MOSQUERA, HUGO MELGAR QUIñONEZ, SARA DEL CASTILLO, YESID ARANDA, ÁLVARO PARRADO, LUZ PATRICIA RESTREPO, EUCARIS OLAYA, CARLOS NARVáEZ, MARíA VICTORIA DAZA, DAVID CUéLLAR:
The Academy Generates Solutions for Food and Nutrition Security in Colombia
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GIRMA KELBORO, CHRISTINE SCHMITT, KWADWO AMANKWAH, MANFRED DENICH:
Science-policy-practice Interfaces in Agricultural Innovations in Africa: Moving Beyond the Traditional Boundaries of Doing Science
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ROSANA KRAL, AXEL MENTLER, SEBASTIAN POSTL, CLAUDIO SIXPENCE, SABINE HOMANN-KEE TUI:
Fostering Multi-Stakeholder Co-Learning for More Sustainable Resource Use and Improved Livelihoods in Mozambique
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IRMGARD JORDAN, THOMAS HILGER, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU:
Maize Is Not the Only Food – What Can Universities Do about This?
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LORENZ PROBST, LISA BARDACH, DAPHINE KAMUSINGIZE, NOEL TEMPLER, HUDSON OGWALI, AMOS OWAMANI, LUKMAN MULUMBA, RICHARD NDEMO ONWONGA, BERIHUN TEFERA ADUGNA:
Integrating Research Instruments for the Assessment of Transformative Sustainability Learning
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SAMUEL KAYONGO NJUKI, AGNES AMONGIN, CHRISTINE ILEMUT, STEPHEN WALYAULA:
Production and Genetic Conservation of Quality Protein Maize (QPM) Seeds by Smallholder Farmers in Karamoja Sub-Region, Uganda
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LORENZ PROBST, LISA BARDACH, DAPHINE KAMUSINGIZE, NOEL TEMPLER, HUDSON OGWALI, AMOS OWAMANI, LUKMAN MULUMBA, RICHARD NDEMO ONWONGA, BERIHUN TEFERA ADUGNA:
Effects of a Transformative University Learning Experience on Sustainability Agency, Skills and Pro-environmental Attitudes
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AMOS OWAMANI, ANNE SABLOTNY, TUMAINI MATUTU:
Exploring the Power of Innovative Learning with Farmers for Sustainable & Remunerable Agriculture
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15 Posters

Towards sustainable livelihoods I

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Eva Schlecht, University of Kassel / Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Animal Husbandry in the Tropics and Subtropics, Germany
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E2

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
ARCHANA RAGHAVAN SATHYAN, CHRISTOPH FUNK, THOMAS AENIS, PETER WINKER, LUTZ BREUER:
Changing Climate - Changing Livelihood: Farmer's Perceptions and Adaptation Strategies, Indian Watershed Context
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10:45 - 11:00
HENNING KRAUSE, ANJA FAßE, ULRIKE GROTE:
Multiplier Effects and Food Security Outcomes of an Increased African Indigenous Vegetable Demand in Kenya
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11:00 - 11:15
EMMA OKETCH, RUTH GITHIGA, ANNE KINGIRI:
Women's Indigenous Knowledge and its Contribution to Sustainable Livelihoods: The Case of African Indigenous Vegetables in Kenya
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11:15 - 11:30
KAAT VAN HOYWEGHEN, GOEDELE VAN DEN BROECK, MIET MAERTENS:
Understanding the Importance of Wage Employment for Rural Development: Evidence from Senegal
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11:30 - 11:45
CHOMPHUNUT KANTABUSSABONG, SABINE LIEBENEHM, HERMANN WAIBEL:
Why Do Rural Households in Northeast Thailand Invest Less? Consequences for the Development
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Postersession: Towards sustainable livelihoods I

Chair: Wiebke Niether, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Dept. of Physical Geography - Unit Landscape Ecology, Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 17:45 - 19:15
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

ORKHAN SARIYEV, TIM K. LOOS, MANFRED ZELLER:
Exploring the Linkage Between Women's Status and Household Food Security in Bhutan
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CHARLOTTE JANSSENS, GOEDELE VAN DEN BROECK, MIET MAERTENS, ISABEL LAMBRECHT:
Mothers' Non-Farm Entrepreneurship and Child Secondary Education in Rural Ghana
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ANNAPIA DEBARRY, SARAH NISCHALKE, TINA BEUCHELT:
Translation of Gender Awareness into Practice: Experiences from a Nutrition-sensitive Agriculture Project in Yayu, Southwestern Ethiopia
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EMILY MUTOTA, STEPHANIE DOMPTAIL, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU:
How Does the Commercialisation of Nature Influence Relational Values and Food Security in North-Eastern Namibia?
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HéLèNE MBAIDIDJE BIANGUIRALA, SABRINA DE JONG CINI, PABLO CISNEROS ARAUJO, ESBEN THODE SCHULTZ, STEPHANIE HOPE BARKER BRANICK, YASER MEARI:
Park-People Relationships and the Importance of Forest Products in the Livelihood Strategies in Rural Thailand
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PRADIP KUMAR SARKER, MD SAIFUR RAHMAN, SOHAG MIAH, LUKAS GIESSEN:
Protected Area Co-Management Initiatives and Policy Change through Foreign Donor in Bangladesh
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THI THAM LA, JüRGEN PRETZSCH, DIETRICH DARR:
Acacia Wood Production and Commercialisation Systems for Smallholder Livelihood Development in Central Vietnam
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KLARA DZHAKYPBEKOVA, ZHAMILIA SULAIMANOVA, CHOLPONAI NURDOOLOT KYZY, JYLDYZ SHIGAEVA, DIETRICH DARR, HEINZ-PETER WOLFF:
The Contribution of the Underutilised Species in the Walnut-Fruit Forests to the Local Livelihoods in Kyrgyzstan
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ASIF HAMEED, MUHAMMAD TARIQ, EVA SCHLECHT:
The Role of Yak for the Livelihood of the People of Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
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JACQUELYN ESCARCHA:
Shifting from Crops to Livestock: Smallholders' Livelihood Adaptation Dynamics in Nueva Ecija, Philippines
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10 Posters

Towards sustainable livelihoods II

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Eva Schlecht, University of Kassel / Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Animal Husbandry in the Tropics and Subtropics, Germany
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location:

Lead paper

Oral presentations


Postersession: Towards sustainable livelihoods II

Chair: Eva Schlecht, University of Kassel / Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Animal Husbandry in the Tropics and Subtropics, Germany
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 8:30 - 10:00
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

ANTONIA HERM-STAPELBERG, GAëL DE CERTAINES, AUDREY FANCHONE:
Co-Design of Future Farming Systems in Guadeloupe: Techno-Economic Referencing of Agroecological Practices in Crop-Livestock Systems
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NGA PHAM THI THANH, ARCHANA RAGHAVAN SATHYAN, MATTHIAS GARSCHAGEN, JAKOB RHYNER:
Adaptation to Flash Floods and Landslides of Rural Households in the Northern Vietnam: An Insight into the Key Drivers
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ANNA SOFIE STARUP ANDERSEN, MONICA QUEVEDO CASCANTE, CHRISTINA SCHWöPPE, EMIL BORELLO SKJøDT, MORTEN HøRKILD STEN, LOUISE STRANGE:
Beyond the Green Revolution: Thailand's Attempt to Guide Path Dependent Farmers Towards More Sustainable Practices
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VIRGINIA RODRIGUEZ GARCIA, PATRICK MEYFROIDT, FRéDéRIC GASPART, THOMAS KASTNER:
Agricultural Intensification and Land Use Change: Testing the Induced Intensification, Land Sparing and Rebound-Effect Hypotheses with Cointegration
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HUONG NGUYEN THI LAN, HERMANN WAIBEL, SABINE LIEBENEHM:
Land Use Change and Agricultural Growth in Rural Viet Nam
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DAVID WILDER, SABINE LIEBENEHM, HERMANN WAIBEL:
Investments in Agriculture But Trapped in Poverty: Evidence Based on Panel Data Analysis from Vietnam
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MOSES KAKUNGULU, MOSES ISABIRYE, LIESBET VRANKEN, JEAN POESEN, SEPPE DECKERS, MIET MAERTENS:
Who Should Diversify? Income Portfolios and Household Welfare in Rural Uganda
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CHINEDU OBI, MARIJKE D'HAESE:
Does International Migration and Remittance Lead Agricultural Household to Non-Agricultural Investment? Evidence from a Household Study in Nigeria
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HAOWEN ZHUANG, SHAOZE JIN, HERMANN WAIBEL:
Dynamics of Livelihood Strategies of Smallholder Rubber Farmers in Southwest, China
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FANG LI, SHUYI FENG, HUALIANG LU, MARIJKE D'HAESE:
Expanding Chinese Farms: A Spatial Panel Data Analysis to Explore the Large-Scale Production Units
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FEDES VAN RIJN, CHRISTINE PLAISIER:
Towards a Sustainable Sugarcane Industry in India; Improving Water Use, Crop Production and Profits for Indian Sugarcane
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RAHEL DERIBE BEKELE:
Institutions for Irrigation Water Management, Irrigation Technologies And their Impact on Irrigation Performance in Ethiopia
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INGRID HøGH RASMUSSEN, MIGUEL RAMIREZ LOPEZ, HELENE FRIIS JOHANSEN, JEPPE ALBREKTSEN, WAFA BARTAWI:
Compromises, Risks and Obligations: Perception of Agrochemicals, Ideology and Health in Huai Phrom, Thailand
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JULIUS TWINAMASIKO, JOHNNY MUGISHA, FREDRICK BAGAMBA, JOHN ILUKOR, IRMGARD JORDAN, ERNST-AUGUST NUPPENAU:
Characterizing the Diversity of Smallholder Farmers for Informed Agricultural Interventions: an Application of Multivariate Analyses in Kapchorwa District, Uganda
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MAGDALENA WANAWAN, VIRGINIA TAPAT:
Participatory Needs and Opportunities Assessment as Springboard for Integrated Research and Extension Interventions
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15 Posters

Institutions

GIZ session

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Holger Kirscht, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Advisory Service on Agricultural Research for Development (BEAF), Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD A2

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:50
JOHN MCDERMOTT:
Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition Outcomes – How Research Can Better Support Development Actions
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10:50 - 11:10
ELENA MARTINEZ:
Measuring Women's Empowerment in Nutrition-Sensitive Agricultural Development Projects
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11:10 - 11:40
CéLINE TERMOTE, JULIA BOEDECKER, FRANCIS ODOUR ODHIAMBO, AKANSHA MISHRA, JACOB SARFO, LAURA BENDER, GINA KENNEDY:
Context-Adapted Dietary Assessment and Nutrition Education Tools for Turkana County, Kenya
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11:40 - 12:00
STEFFEN SCHULZ, SAM GAMEDA, SUSANNE NEIRO, HAILE DERESSA, GABRIELE SCHULZ:
Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture: Agronomic Biofortification for Improved Food Quality and Crop Yields - An Example from Ethiopia
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Postersession: GIZ session

Chair: N.N., N.N., Germany
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 20th, 17:00 - 18:30
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

0 Posters

A4NH - Leveraging agriculture for nutrition and health outcomes

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Namukolo Covic, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Poverty Health and Nutrition Div., Ethiopia
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 14:00 - 15:30
Location: AUD A2

Lead paper

Oral presentations

14:00 - 14:00
JOHN MCDERMOTT:
A4NH Session: Leveraging Agriculture for Nutrition and Health Outcomes
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14:00 - 14:25
JOHN MCDERMOTT:
Improving Nutrition through Agriculture – What Have We Learned and How Can We Support SDG Outcomes
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14:25 - 15:30
NAMUKOLO COVIC, INGE D. BROUWER, JEFF LEROY, ERICK BOY, KRISTINA ROESEL, FRED UNGER, ERASTUS KANG'ETHE:
Pathways and Theories of Change for Nutrition and Health Outcomes from Agriculture, Examples Across Food Systems, Biofortification, Food Safety and Integrated Programs and Policies
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Postersession: A4NH - Leveraging agriculture for nutrition and health outcomes

Chair: N.N., N.N., Germany
Date and Time: , -
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

0 Posters

BMEL session

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Silvia Dietz, Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL), Head of Division Research and Innovation, Germany
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 18th, 16:00 - 17:30
Location: AUD A2

Lead paper

Oral presentations

16:00 - 16:10
SILVIA DIETZ:
Panel discussion: Does Diversified Agricultural Production Automatically Lead to Improved Nutrition? Research projects supported by the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture, BMEL
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16:10 - 16:30
MATIN QAIM:
Keynote to the Panel Discussion: Does Diversified Agricultural Production Automatically Lead to Improved Nutrition?
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Postersession: BMEL session

Chair: N.N., N.N., Germany
Date and Time: , -
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

0 Posters

UGent Research in Africa

Oral presentations session:

Chair: Eline D'Haene, Ghent University, Department of Agricultural Economics, Belgium
Date and Time: Wednesday, September 19th, 10:30 - 12:00
Location: AUD E1

Lead paper

Oral presentations

10:30 - 10:45
JAN NYSSEN, AMAURY FRANKL, MITIKU HAILE:
Land Restoration in Tigray (North Ethiopia) - A Result of Science and Policy Interactions
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10:45 - 11:00
FATEMEH TAHERI, HOSSEIN AZADI, MARIJKE D'HAESE:
Cooperatives and Food Security: Trade-offs in Ethiopian Multipurpose Cooperatives
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11:00 - 11:15
ELINE D'HAENE, MARIJKE D'HAESE:
Knowing Your Allies: Profiling Urban Dairy Farmers in Ethiopia
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11:15 - 11:30
SARAH GABRIëL, TINE DE COSTER, FOR THE CYSTISTOP GROUP:
Taenia solium, the Most Important Foodborne Zoonotic Parasite: Is Elimination Possible? An Example from Zambia
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11:30 - 11:45
OLUWATOYIN AFOLABI, JOHN ONWUGHALU, OLUMOYE OYETUNJI, ADERONKE OLUDARE, KAAT PEETERS, AYONI OGUNBAYO, FEYISARA ONI, MONICA HöFTE:
Rice Sheath Rot Complex in Mali and Nigeria – A Contrasting Tale of two Different Worlds
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Postersession: UGent Research in Africa

Chair: N.N., N.N., Germany
Date and Time: , -
Location: will be mentioned in the programme booklet

Posters

0 Posters

Overall 414 Contributions: 9 Keynotes, 105 Papers, 300 Posters
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