Presentation on theme: "East Africa Tradeoff Analysis Workshop Bio-physical working group."— Presentation transcript:
East Africa Tradeoff Analysis Workshop Bio-physical working group
Workshop Program Program Monday Introduction to TOA approach Tuesday AM Conceptual framework Tuesday PM Introduction to TOA software Wednesday/ Thursday AM Disciplinary breakout groups Thursday PM TOA applications to Machakos system Friday Collaborating team work plans & presentations
Objectives 1.Get acquainted with the bio-physical datasets. 2.Learn how to set up data for the TOA model. 3.Backgrounds on Nutmon and DSSAT simulations. 4.Relevance of spatial variability. 5.Discuss the new advances to deal with data limitations and soil dynamics 6.Understand the process to run advanced scenarios.
Today’s program 8:30-9:00 General introduction 9:00-10:00 The NUTMON toolbox 10:00-10:30 Coffee 10:30-11:00 DSSAT 11:00-12:15 Discussion questions 12:30-13:30 Lunch 13:30-14:30 NUTMON exercises 14:30-15:00 DSSAT and inherent productivities 15:00-15:30 Coffee 15:30-17:00 Analysis of variance
Tomorrow’s program 8:30-9:00 General introduction 9:00-10:30 Climate change scenarios 10:30-11:00 Coffee 10:30-12:00 Drought resistant maize varieties 12:00-12:30 Discussion