This section contains those outputs produced by the project that are in the public domain. Most of them will be available as .pdf files - if you cannot read them you can access a free reader from the link below. You are free to use any of them for your own research or information, but please acknowledge the source.
The list is classified by the type of output, and includes both formal project deliverables and other documents and presentations.
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This section contains the contracted project deliverables
Further deliverables will include:
- performance and acceptability of genotypes
- an analysis of farmer preferences
This section will contain the academic papers produced by the project, subject to copyright restrictions.
Buergelt, D; von Oppen, M & Yadavendra, JP (2009) Hedonic price analysis to guide breeding for upgrading an orphan crop in India and Nepal.
International Conference of Agricultural Economists, Beijing, August 2009
Buergelt, D; von Oppen, M & Mueller, RAE (2008) Contribution from economics towards the improvement of an underutilised pulse in Nepal and India.
Proc. Int. Sci. Conf. "Agri-Food Business: Global challenges, innovative solutions. Halle, Germany, 2008
Mueller, RAE, Buergelt, D & Seidel-Lass, L (2007) Supply chains and social network analysis.
1st Int Eur Forum Innovation and System Dynamics in Food Networks. Feb 15-17, 2007, Innsbruck-Igls, Austria
Joshi, KD, Bhandari, B, Gautam, R, Bajracharya, J and Hollington, PA (2007) Ricebean: a multipurpose underutilised legume
5th Int Symp on New Crops and Uses: their role in a rapidly changing world. 3-4 September 2007, Southampton University, UK
The actual presentations given, in .pdf format
Presentations from the Final Workshop in Nagarkot, Nepal, February 2010
Joshi, KD, Khadka, K, Shrestha, R, Bajracharya, J, Acharya, BD, Harris, D, Witcombe, JR & Hollington, PA (2010) Behaviour of ricebean landraces in post rainy season: potential for crop intensification in dry areas
Buergelt, D & von Oppen, M (2009) Reveal quality and price determinants of an orphan crop in India and Nepal.
Tropentag, Hamburg University, October 2009
Andersen, P (2009) Doing away with biodiversity: farmers' preferences in cultivation of ricebean in Asia.
Annual Meeting of the American Association of Geographers, Las Vegas, March 2009
Buergelt, D; von Oppen, M & Yadavendra, JP (2009) Quality parameters in relation to consumer's preference in ricebean.
International Conference on Grain Legumes: Quality Improvement, Value Addition and Trade held at IIPR, Kanpur, India, February 14-16, 2009
. Conservation and commercialisation prospects of rice bean landraces in Ramechhap district of Nepal. Indar Hari Paudel: Institute of Agricultural and Animal Science, Rampur, Nepal, July 2008
. Cultivation and use of ricebean: a case study of Dang District, Nepal. Bipin Kumar Acharya: Universitet Bergen, June 2008
. Climate change and agriculture in Nepal: Ricebean as an alternative crop for adaptation, a case of Western Development Region. Jimmy Jammary Otim, Bangor University, 2009
Presentations from the kick-off meeting in Kathmandu, November 2006
Project annual reports
This section contains edited versions of the project annual progress reports
Final report Final report
Other dissemination and publications
General information brochure about ricebean, the project and the consortium
Cultivation practices of ricebean.
LI-BIRD's booklet on ricebean cultivation in Nepal