Computer Models and Tools

CropSyst is a simulation model jointly supported and developed by Claudio Stöckle (Project Leader), Roger Nelson, and Armen Kemanian.

Cycles simulates the response of vegetation to nutrients and atmospheric forcings. The picure shows a canola canopy. Photo credit S. Mazzilli.

The model Cycles simulates the productivity and the water, carbon and nitrogen balance of soil-crop systems subject to climate conditions and a large array of management constraints.