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Professor Mariana Rufino

Professor of Agricultural Systems

  1. 2019
  2. Forthcoming

    Intensification of dairy production can increase the GHG mitigation potential of the land use sector in East Africa

    Brandt, P., Yesuf, G., Herold, M. & Rufino, M., 8/10/2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Global Change Biology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  3. E-pub ahead of print

    Citizen science in hydrological monitoring and ecosystem services management: State of the art and future prospects

    Njue, N., Kroese, J. S., Gräf, J., Jacobs, S. R., Weeser, B., Breuer, L. & Rufino, M. C., 22/07/2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 693, 16 p., 133531.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  4. Published

    The value of manure - Manure as co-product in life cycle assessment

    Leip, A., Ledgard, S., Uwizeye, A., Palhares, J. C. P., Aller, M. F., Amon, B., Binder, M., Cordovil, C. M. D. S., De Camillis, C., Dong, H., Fusi, A., Helin, J., Hörtenhuber, S., Hristov, A. N., Koelsch, R., Liu, C., Masso, C., Nkongolo, N. V., Patra, A. K., Redding, M. R. & 5 others, Rufino, M. C., Sakrabani, R., Thoma, G., Vertès, F. & Wang, Y., 1/07/2019, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 241, p. 293-304 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  5. Published

    Temporal and spatial variability in the nutritive value of pasture vegetation and supplement feedstuffs for domestic ruminants in Western Kenya

    Onyango, A. A., Dickhoefer, U., Rufino, M. C., Butterbach-Bahl, K. & Goopy, J. P., 1/05/2019, In : Asian-Australasian Journal of Animal Sciences. 32, 5

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  6. Published

    Agroforestry as a climate change mitigation practice in smallholder farming: evidence from Kenya

    De Giusti, G., Kristjanson, P. & Rufino, M. C., 1/04/2019, In : Climatic Change. 153, 3, p. 379–394 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  7. Published

    Soil carbon dioxide and methane fluxes from forests and other land use types in an African tropical montane region

    Wanyama, I., Pelster, D. E., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Verchot, L. V., Martius, C. & Rufino, M. C., 1/03/2019, In : Biogeochemistry. 143, 2, p. 171-190 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  8. 2018
  9. Published

    Sustainable intensification of dairy production can reduce forest disturbance in Kenyan montane forests

    Brandt, P., Hamunyela, E., Herold, M., de Bruin, S., Verbesselt, J. & Rufino, M. C., 1/10/2018, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 265, p. 307-319 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  10. Published

    Assessment of hydrological pathways in East African montane catchments under different land use

    Jacobs, S. R., Timbe, E., Weeser, B., Rufino, M. C., Butterbach-Bahl, K. & Breuer, L., 27/09/2018, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 22, 9, p. 4981-5000 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  11. Published

    Citizen science pioneers in Kenya – A crowdsourced approach for hydrological monitoring

    Weeser, B., Stenfert Kroese, J., Jacobs, S. R., Njue, N., Kemboi, Z., Ran, A., Rufino, M. C. & Breuer, L., 1/08/2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 631-632, p. 1590-1599 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  12. Published

    Management intensity controls soil N2O fluxes in an Afromontane ecosystem

    Wanyama, I., Pelster, D. E., Arias-Navarro, C., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Verchot, L. V. & Rufino, M. C., 15/05/2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 624, p. 769-780 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  13. Published

    Using High-Resolution Data to Assess Land Use Impact on Nitrate Dynamics in East African Tropical Montane Catchments

    Jacobs, S. R., Weeser, B., Guzha, A. C., Rufino, M. C., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Windhorst, D. & Breuer, L., 1/03/2018, In : Water Resources Research. 54, 3, p. 1812-1830 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  14. Published

    Conversion of natural forest results in a significant degradation of soil hydraulic properties in the highlands of Kenya

    Owuor, S. O., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Guzha, A. C., Jacobs, S., Merbold, L., Rufino, M. C., Pelster, D. E., Díaz-Pinés, E. & Breuer, L., 03/2018, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 176, p. 36-44 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  15. Published

    Land Use, Land Use History, and Soil Type Affect Soil Greenhouse Gas Fluxes From Agricultural Landscapes of the East African Highlands

    Wanyama, I., Rufino, M. C., Pelster, D. E., Wanyama, G., Atzberger, C., van Asten, P., Verchot, L. V. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 03/2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 123, 3, p. 976-990 15 p.

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  16. Published

    The contribution of sectoral climate change mitigation options to national targets: a quantitative assessment of dairy production in Kenya

    Brandt, P., Herold, M. & Rufino, M. C., 23/02/2018, In : Environmental Research Letters. 13, 3, 14 p., 034016.

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  17. Published

    Impacts of land use and land cover change on surface runoff, discharge and low flows: Evidence from East Africa

    Guzha, A. C., Rufino, M. C., Okoth, S., Jacobs, S. & Nóbrega, R. L. B., 1/02/2018, In : Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies. 15, p. 49-67 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  18. Published

    Agriculture-driven deforestation in the tropics from 1990-2015: emissions, trends and uncertainties

    Carter, S., Herold, M., Avitabile, V., de Bruin, S., De Sy, V., Kooistra, L. & Rufino, M. C., 01/2018, In : Environmental Research Letters. 13, 1, 13 p., 014002.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  19. Published

    Climate-smart land use requires local solutions, transdisciplinary research, policy coherence and transparency

    Carter, S., Arts, B., E. Giller, K., Soto Golcher, C., Kok, K., de Koning, J., van Noordwijk, M., Reisdma, P., Rufino, M. C., Salvini, G., Verchot, L., Wollenberg, E. & Herold, M., 2018, In : Carbon Management. 9, 3, p. 291-301 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  20. 2017
  21. Published

    Land use affects total dissolved nitrogen and nitrate concentrations in tropical montane streams in Kenya

    Jacobs, S. R., Breuer, L., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Pelster, D. E. & Rufino, M., 15/12/2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 603-604, p. 519-532 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  22. Published

    Quantifying the contribution of land use to N2O, NO and CO2 fluxes in a montane forest ecosystem of Kenya

    Arias-Navarro, C., Diaz-Pines, E., Zuazo, P., Rufino, M. C., Verchot, L. V. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 07/2017, In : Biogeochemistry. 134, 1-2, p. 95-114 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  23. Published

    To mulch or to munch? big modelling of big data

    Rodriguez, D., de Voil, P., Rufino, M. C., Odendo, M. & van Wijk, M. T., 05/2017, In : Agricultural Systems. 153, p. 32-42 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  24. Published

    Spatial variability of soil N2O and CO2 fluxes in different topographic positions in a tropical montane forest in Kenya

    Arias-Navarro, C., Daz-Pines, E., Klatt, S., Brandt, P., Rufino, M. C., Butterbach-Bahl, K. & Verchot, L. V., 03/2017, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 122, 3, p. 514-527 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  25. Published

    Is production intensification likely to make farm households food-adequate? A simple food availability analysis across smallholder farming systems from East and West Africa

    Ritzema, R. S., Frelat, R., Douxchamps, S., Silvestri, S., Rufino, M. C., Herrero, M., Giller, K. E., López-Ridaura, S., Teufel, N., Paul, B. K. & van Wijk, M. T., 1/02/2017, In : Food Security. 9, 1, p. 115-131 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  26. Published

    How to target climate-smart agriculture? concept and application of the consensus-driven decision support framework "targetCSA"

    Brandt, P., Kvakić, M., Butterbach-Bahl, K. & Rufino, M. C., 02/2017, In : Agricultural Systems. 151, p. 234-245 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  27. Published

    Smallholder farms in eastern African tropical highlands have low soil greenhouse gas fluxes

    Pelster, D., Rufino, M., Rosenstock, T., Mango, J., Saiz, G., Diaz-Pines, E., Baldi, G. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 12/01/2017, In : Biogeosciences. 14, 1, p. 187-202 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  28. 2016
  29. Published

    Adaptation of agriculture to climate change in semi-arid Borena, Ethiopia

    Ng’ang’a, S. K., Van Wijk, M. T., Rufino, M. C. & Giller, K. E., 12/2016, In : Regional Environmental Change. 16, 8, p. 2317-2330 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  30. Published

    Reducing emissions from agriculture to meet the 2 °C target

    Wollenberg, E., Richards, M., Smith, P., Havlík, P., Obersteiner, M., Tubiello, F. N., Herold, M., Gerber, P., Carter, S., Reisinger, A., van Vuuren, D. P., Dickie, A., Neufeldt, H., Sander, B. O., Wassmann, R., Sommer, R., Amonette, J. E., Falcucci, A., Herrero, M., Opio, C. & 14 others, Roman-Cuesta, R. M., Stehfest, E., Westhoek, H., Ortiz-Monasterio, I., Sapkota, T., Rufino, M. C., Thornton, P. K., Verchot, L., West, P. C., Soussana, J-F., Baedeker, T., Sadler, M., Vermeulen, S. & Campbell, B. M., 14/11/2016, In : Global Change Biology. 22, 12, p. 3859-3864 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  31. Published

    Multi-gas and multi-source comparisons of six land use emission datasets and AFOLU estimates in the Fifth Assessment Report, for the tropics for 2000-2005

    Roman-Cuesta, R. M., Herold, M., Rufino, M. C., Rosenstock, T. S., Houghton, R. A., Rossi, S., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Ogle, S., Poulter, B., Verchot, L., Martius, C. & De Bruin, S., 24/10/2016, In : Biogeosciences. 13, 20, p. 5799-5819 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  32. Published

    Methane and nitrous oxide emissions from cattle excreta on an East African grassland

    Pelster, D. E., Gisore, B., Koske, J. K., Goopy, J., Korir, D., Rufino, M. C. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 16/09/2016, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 45, 5, p. 1531-1539 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  33. Published

    Targeting landscapes to identify mitigation options in smallholder agriculture

    Rufino, M. C., Atzberger, C., Baldi, G., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Rosenstock, T. S. & Stern, D., 09/2016, Methods for Measuring Greenhouse Gas Balances and Evaluating Mitigation Options in Smallholder Agriculture. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 15-36 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  34. Published

    Migration and self-protection against climate change: a case study of Samburu County, Kenya

    Ng'ang'a, S. K., Bulte, E. H., Giller, K. E., Mcintire, J. M. & Rufino, M. C., 08/2016, In : World Development. 84, p. 55-68 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  35. Published

    Hotspots of gross emissions from the land use sector: patterns, uncertainties, and leading emission sources for the period 2000-2005 in the tropics

    Roman-Cuesta, R. M., Rufino, M. C., Herold, M., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Rosenstock, T. S., Herrero, M., Ogle, S., Li, C., Poulter, B., Verchot, L., Martius, C., Stuiver, J. & de Bruin, S., 29/07/2016, In : Biogeosciences. 13, 14, p. 4253-4269 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  36. Published

    Long-term assessment of soil and water conservation measures (Fanya-juu terraces) on soil organic matter in South Eastern Kenya

    Saiz, G., Wandera, F. M., Pelster, D. E., Ngetich, W., Okalebo, J. R., Rufino, M. C. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 15/07/2016, In : Geoderma. 274, p. 1-9 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  37. Published

    Livestock wealth and social capital as insurance against climate risk: a case study of Samburu County in Kenya

    Ng'ang'a, S. K., Bulte, E. H., Giller, K. E., Ndiwa, N. N., Kifugo, S. C., McIntire, J. M., Herrero, M. & Rufino, M. C., 07/2016, In : Agricultural Systems. 146, p. 44-54 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  38. Published

    Greenhouse gas fluxes from agricultural soils of Kenya and Tanzania

    Rosenstock, T. S., Mpanda, M., Pelster, D. E., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Rufino, M. C., Thiong'o, M., Mutuo, P., Abwanda, S., Rioux, J., Kimaro, A. A. & Neufeldt, H., 06/2016, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 121, 6, p. 1568-1580 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  39. Published

    Linking agricultural adaptation strategies, food security and vulnerability: evidence from West Africa

    Douxchamps, S., Van Wijk, M. T., Silvestri, S., Moussa, A. S., Quiros, C., Ndour, N. Y. B., Buah, S., Some, L., Herrero, M., Kristjanson, P., Ouedraogo, M., Thornton, P. K., Van Asten, P., Zougmore, R. & Rufino, M. C., 06/2016, In : Regional Environmental Change. 16, 5, p. 1305-1317 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  40. Published

    Introduction to the SAMPLES approach

    Rosenstock, T. S., Sander, B. O., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Rufino, M. C., Hickman, J., Stirling, C., Richards, M. & Wollenberg, E., 1/01/2016, Methods for Measuring Greenhouse Gas Balances and Evaluating Mitigation Options in Smallholder Agriculture. Springer International Publishing AG, p. 1-13 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  41. Published

    Methods for Measuring Greenhouse Gas Balances and Evaluating Mitigation Options in Smallholder Agriculture

    Rosenstock, T. S., Rufino, M. C., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Wollenberg, E. & Richards, M., 1/01/2016, Springer International Publishing AG. 203 p.

    Research output: Book/Report/ProceedingsBook

  42. Published

    Scaling point and plot measurements of greenhouse gas fluxes, balances, and intensities to whole farms and landscapes

    Rosenstock, T. S., Rufino, M. C., Chirinda, N., Van Bussel, L., Reidsma, P. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 1/01/2016, Methods for Measuring Greenhouse Gas Balances and Evaluating Mitigation Options in Smallholder Agriculture. Cham: Springer International Publishing AG, p. 175-188 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  43. 2015
  44. Published

    Maize crop residue uses and trade-offs on smallholder crop-livestock farms in Zimbabwe: economic implications of intensification

    Rusinamhodzi, L., van Wijk, M. T., Corbeels, M., Rufino, M. C. & Giller, K. E., 27/12/2015, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 214, p. 31-45 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  45. Published

    Households and food security: Lessons from food secure households in East Africa

    Silvestri, S., Sabine, D., Patti, K., Wiebke, F., Maren, R., Ianetta, M., Carlos, Q. F., Mario, H., Anthony, N., Nicolas, N., Joash, M., Lieven, C. & Rufino, M. C., 4/12/2015, In : Agriculture and Food Security. 4, 1, 23.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  46. Published

    Climate variability and change in Southern Mali: learning from farmer perceptions and on-farm trials

    Traore, B., Van Wijk, M. T., Descheemaeker, K., Corbeels, M., Rufino, M. C. & Giller, K. E., 10/2015, In : Experimental Agriculture. 51, 4, p. 615-634 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  47. Published

    Mitigation of agricultural emissions in the tropics: Comparing forest land-sparing options at the national level

    Carter, S., Herold, M., Rufino, M. C., Neumann, K., Kooistra, L. & Verchot, L., 10/08/2015, In : Biogeosciences. 12, 15, p. 4809-4825 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  48. Published

    Milk: the new white gold? Milk production options for smallholder farmers in Southern Mali

    de Ridder, N., Sanogo, O. M., Rufino, M. C., van Keulen, H. & Giller, K. E., 07/2015, In : Animal Biology. 9, 7, p. 1221-1229 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  49. Published

    Feeding, crop residue and manure management for integrated soil fertility management: a case study from Kenya

    Castellanos-Navarrete, A., Tittonell, P., Rufino, M. C. & Giller, K. E., 03/2015, In : Agricultural Systems. 134, p. 24-35 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  50. 2014
  51. Published

    Reducing uncertainty in nitrogen budgets for African livestock systems

    Rufino, M. C., Brandt, P., Herrero, M. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 13/10/2014, In : Environmental Research Letters. 9, 10, 14 p., 105008.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  52. Published

    Regional nitrogen budget of the Lake Victoria Basin, East Africa: syntheses, uncertainties and perspectives

    Zhou, M., Brandt, P., Pelster, D., Rufino, M. C., Robinson, T. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 13/10/2014, In : Environmental Research Letters. 9, 10, 10 p., 105009.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  53. Published

    Farm household models to analyse food security in a changing climate: A review

    van Wijk, M. T., Rufino, M. C., Enahoro, D., Parsons, D., Silvestri, S., Valdivia, R. O. & Herrero, M., 1/07/2014, In : Global Food Security. 3, 2, p. 77-84 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  54. Published

    Farm household models to analyse food security in a changing climate: a review

    van Wijk, M. T., Rufino, M. C., Enahoro, D., Parsons, D., Silvestri, S., Valdivia, R. O. & Herrero, M., 07/2014, In : Global Food Security. 3, 2, p. 77-84 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  55. Published

    Comparative assessment of maize, finger millet and sorghum for household food security in the face of increasing climatic risk

    Rurinda, J., Mapfumo, P., van Wijk, M. T., Mtambanengwe, F., Rufino, M. C., Chikowo, R. & Giller, K. E., 04/2014, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 55, p. 29-41 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  56. Published

    Whole-farm nitrogen cycling and intensification of crop-livestock systems in the highlands of Madagascar: an application of network analysis

    Alvarez, S., Rufino, M. C., Vayssières, J., Salgado, P., Tittonell, P., Tillard, E. & Bocquier, F., 04/2014, In : Agricultural Systems. 126, p. 25-37 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  57. Published

    Evaluation of climate adaptation options for Sudano-Sahelian cropping systems

    Traore, B., Van Wijk, M. T., Descheemaeker, K., Corbeels, M., Rufino, M. C. & Giller, K. E., 1/02/2014, In : Field Crops Research. 156, p. 63-75 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  58. Published

    Exploring future changes in smallholder farming systems by linking socio-economic scenarios with regional and household models

    Herrero, M., Thornton, P. K., Bernués, A., Baltenweck, I., Vervoort, J., van de Steeg, J., Makokha, S., van Wijk, M. T., Karanja, S., Rufino, M. C. & Staal, S. J., 01/2014, In : Global Environmental Change. 24, p. 165-182 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  59. Published

    Climate change mitigation through livestock system transitions

    Havlík, P., Valin, H., Herrero, M., Obersteiner, M., Schmid, E., Rufino, M. C., Mosnier, A., Thornton, P. K., Böttcher, H., Conant, R. T., Frank, S., Fritz, S., Fuss, S., Kraxner, F. & Notenbaert, A., 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 111, 10, p. 3709-3714 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  60. Published

    Sources of vulnerability to a variable and changing climate among smallholder households in Zimbabwe: A participatory analysis

    Rurinda, J., Mapfumo, P., van Wijk, M. T., Mtambanengwe, F., Rufino, M. C., Chikowo, R. & Giller, K. E., 2014, In : Climate Risk Management. 3, p. 65-78 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  61. 2013
  62. Published

    Biomass use, production, feed efficiencies, and greenhouse gas emissions from global livestock systems

    Herrero, M., Havlík, P., Valin, H., Notenbaert, A., Rufino, M. C., Thornton, P. K., Blümmel, M., Weiss, F., Grace, D. & Obersteiner, M., 24/12/2013, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110, 52, p. 20888-20893 6 p.

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  63. Published

    Exploring global changes in nitrogen and phosphorus cycles in agriculture induced by livestock production over the 1900-2050 period

    Bouwman, L., Goldewijk, K. K., Van Der Hoek, K. W., Beusen, A. H. W., Van Vuuren, D. P., Willems, J., Rufino, M. C. & Stehfest, E., 24/12/2013, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 110, 52, p. 20882-20887 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  64. Published

    Accuracy and precision of photoacoustic spectroscopy not guaranteed

    Rosenstock, T. S., Diaz-Pines, E., Zuazo, P., Jordan, G., Predotova, M., Mutuo, P., Abwanda, S., Thiong'o, M., Buerkert, A., Rufino, M. C., Kiese, R., Neufeldt, H. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 12/2013, In : Global Change Biology. 19, 12, p. 3565-3567 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  65. Published

    Gas pooling: A sampling technique to overcome spatial heterogeneity of soil carbon dioxide and nitrous oxide fluxes

    Arias-Navarro, C., Díaz-Pinés, E., Kiese, R., Rosenstock, T. S., Rufino, M. C., Stern, D., Neufeldt, H., Verchot, L. V. & Butterbach-Bahl, K., 12/2013, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 67, p. 20-23 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  66. Published

    Managing soil fertility to adapt to rainfall variability in smallholder cropping systems in Zimbabwe

    Rurinda, J., Mapfumo, P., van Wijk, M. T., Mtambanengwe, F., Rufino, M. C., Chikowo, R. & Giller, K. E., 12/2013, In : Field Crops Research. 154, p. 211-225 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  67. Published

    Transitions in agro-pastoralist systems of East Africa: Impacts on food security and poverty

    Rufino, M. C., Thornton, P. K., Ng'ang'a, S. K., Mutie, I., Jones, P. G., van Wijk, M. T. & Herrero, M., 1/10/2013, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 179, p. 215-230 16 p.

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  68. Published

    Effects of climate variability and climate change on crop production in southern Mali

    Traore, B., Corbeels, M., van Wijk, M. T., Rufino, M. C. & Giller, K. E., 08/2013, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 49, p. 115-125 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  69. Published

    The roles of livestock in developing countries

    Herrero, M., Grace, D., Njuki, J., Johnson, N., Enahoro, D., Silvestri, S. & Rufino, M. C., 03/2013, In : Animal Biology. 7, SUPPL.1, p. 3-18 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  70. Published

    Livestock and greenhouse gas emissions: Mitigation options and trade-offs

    Herrero, M., Thornton, P. K., Havlík, P. & Rufino, M., 1/01/2013, Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture. Wollenberg, E., Tapio-Bistrom, M-L., Grieg-Gran, M. & Nihart, A. (eds.). London: Taylor and Francis, p. 316-332 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  71. Published

    Crop productivity and the global livestock sector: implications for land use change and greenhouse gas emissions

    Havlík, P., Valin, H., Mosnier, A., Obersteiner, M., Baker, J. S., Herrero, M., Rufino, M. C. & Schmid, E., 01/2013, In : American Journal of Agricultural Economics. 95, 2, p. 442-448 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  72. Published

    Increasing nutrient use efficiency through improved feeding and manure management in urban and peri-urban livestock units of a West African city: a scenario analysis

    Diogo, R. V. C., Schlecht, E., Buerkert, A., Rufino, M. C. & van Wijk, M. T., 01/2013, In : Agricultural Systems. 114, p. 64-72 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  73. Published

    The use of woodland products to cope with climate variability in communal areas in Zimbabwe

    Woittiez, L. S., Rufino, M. C., Giller, K. E. & Mapfumo, P., 2013, In : Ecology and Society. 18, 4, 24.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  74. Published

    Toward a protocol for quantifying the greenhouse gas balance and identifying mitigation options in smallholder farming systems

    Rosenstock, T. S., Rufino, M. C., Butterbach-Bahl, K. & Wollenberg, E., 2013, In : Environmental Research Letters. 8, 2, 5 p., 021003.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  75. 2012
  76. Published

    Conservation Agriculture in mixed crop-livestock systems: Scoping crop residue trade-offs in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia

    Valbuena, D., Erenstein, O., Homann-Kee Tui, S., Abdoulaye, T., Claessens, L., Duncan, A. J., Gérard, B., Rufino, M. C., Teufel, N., van Rooyen, A. & van Wijk, M. T., 14/06/2012, In : Field Crops Research. 132, p. 175-184 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  77. Published

    Managing nutrient cycles in crop and livestock systems with green technologies

    Vayssières, J. & Rufino, M. C., 1/01/2012, Green Technologies in Food Production and Processing. Springer, p. 151-182 32 p. (Food Engineering Series).

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/Proceedings - With ISBN/ISSNChapter

  78. 2011
  79. Published

    A meta-analysis of long-term effects of conservation agriculture on maize grain yield under rain-fed conditions

    Rusinamhodzi, L., Corbeels, M., Van Wijk, M. T., Rufino, M. C., Nyamangara, J. & Giller, K. E., 10/2011, In : Agronomy for Sustainable Development. 31, 4, p. 657-673 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  80. Published

    Comments to "Is an integrated farm more resilient against climate change? A micro-econometric analysis of portfolio diversification in African agriculture"

    Rufino, M. C., Reidsma, P. & Nillesen, E. E. M., 06/2011, In : Food Policy. 36, 3, p. 452-454 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

  81. Published

    Communicating complexity: Integrated assessment of trade-offs concerning soil fertility management within African farming systems to support innovation and development

    Giller, K. E., Tittonell, P., Rufino, M. C., van Wijk, M. T., Zingore, S., Mapfumo, P., Adjei-Nsiah, S., Herrero, M., Chikowo, R., Corbeels, M., Rowe, E. C., Baijukya, F., Mwijage, A., Smith, J., Yeboah, E., van der Burg, W. J., Sanogo, O. M., Misiko, M., de Ridder, N., Karanja, S. & 6 others, Kaizzi, C., K'ungu, J., Mwale, M., Nwaga, D., Pacini, C. & Vanlauwe, B., 02/2011, In : Agricultural Systems. 104, 2, p. 191-203 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  82. Published

    Competing use of organic resources, village-level interactions between farm types and climate variability in a communal area of NE Zimbabwe

    Rufino, M. C., Dury, J., Tittonell, P., van Wijk, M. T., Herrero, M., Zingore, S., Mapfumo, P. & Giller, K. E., 02/2011, In : Agricultural Systems. 104, 2, p. 175-190 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  83. 2010
  84. Published

    Carbon and nutrient losses during manure storage under traditional and improved practices in smallholder crop-livestock systems-evidence from Kenya

    Tittonell, P., Rufino, M. C., Janssen, B. H. & Giller, K. E., 02/2010, In : Plant and Soil. 328, 1, p. 253-269 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  85. 2009
  86. Published

    Identifying key entry-points for strategic management of smallholder farming systems in sub-Saharan Africa using the dynamic farm-scale simulation model NUANCES-FARMSIM

    van Wijk, M. T., Tittonell, P., Rufino, M. C., Herrero, M., Pacini, C., Ridder, N. D. & Giller, K. E., 10/2009, In : Agricultural Systems. 102, 1-3, p. 89-101 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  87. Published

    Network analysis of N flows and food self-sufficiency-a comparative study of crop-livestock systems of the highlands of East and southern Africa

    Rufino, M. C., Tittonell, P., Reidsma, P., López-Ridaura, S., Hengsdijk, H., Giller, K. E. & Verhagen, A., 10/2009, In : Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 85, 2, p. 169-186 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  88. Published

    Analysing integration and diversity in agro-ecosystems by using indicators of network analysis

    Rufino, M. C., Hengsdijk, H. & Verhagen, A., 07/2009, In : Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 84, 3, p. 229-247 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  89. Published

    Lifetime productivity of dairy cows in smallholder farming systems of the central highlands of Kenya

    Rufino, M. C., Herrero, M., Van Wijk, M. T., Hemerik, L., De Ridder, N. & Giller, K. E., 07/2009, In : Animal Biology. 3, 7, p. 1044-1056 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  90. Published

    Beyond resource constraints - Exploring the biophysical feasibility of options for the intensification of smallholder crop-livestock systems in Vihiga district, Kenya

    Tittonell, P., van Wijk, M. T., Herrero, M., Rufino, M. C., de Ridder, N. & Giller, K. E., 06/2009, In : Agricultural Systems. 101, 1-2, p. 1-19 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  91. 2008
  92. Published

    Low-cost economic and environmental performance assessment of farm households systems: Application to mixed crop-livestock systems in the Ethiopian highlands

    Rufino, M. C., Verhagen, A., Hengsdijk, H., Langeveld, J. W. A., Ruben, R., Dixon, J. M. & Giller, K. E., 15/10/2008, In : Journal of Sustainable Agriculture. 32, 4, p. 565-595 31 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  93. 2007
  94. Published

    Determinants of banana productivity and technical efficiency in Uganda

    Bagamba, F., Ruben, R. & Rufino, M., 1/12/2007, In : Research Report of the International Food Policy Research Institute. 155, p. 109-128 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  95. Published

    Analysing trade-offs in resource and labour allocation by smallholder farmers using inverse modelling techniques: A case-study from Kakamega district, western Kenya

    Tittonell, P., van Wijk, M. T., Rufino, M. C., Vrugt, J. A. & Giller, K. E., 12/2007, In : Agricultural Systems. 95, 1-3, p. 76-95 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  96. Published

    Manure as a key resource within smallholder farming systems: Analysing farm-scale nutrient cycling efficiencies with the NUANCES framework

    Rufino, M. C., Tittonell, P., van Wijk, M. T., Castellanos-Navarrete, A., Delve, R. J., de Ridder, N. & Giller, K. E., 12/2007, In : Livestock Science. 112, 3, p. 273-287 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  97. 2006
  98. Published

    Nitrogen cycling efficiencies through resource-poor African crop-livestock systems

    Rufino, M. C., Rowe, E. C., Delve, R. J. & Giller, K. E., 03/2006, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 112, 4, p. 261-282 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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