Robert C. Pickett

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
Most areas of famine could be greatly reduced with proper planning. Improvements in food production in nearby relatively favorable areas could alleviate the present situation whereby a disastrous food shortage must become "newsworthy" throughout the world before the ponderous machinery of international assistance and very expensive intercontinental staple(More)
A simulator was developed to evaluate alternative agricultural practices for energy efficiency in Midwest crop production. It uses seven years of real weather data, including farmer observations of good working days which are used to simulate when field operations could be performed. Solar radiation, temperature, rainfall, and fertilizer inputs are used to(More)
  • 1