Livestock Innovation Lab Archive: Refereed Publications

Chhetri Challinor AJ, Watson J, Lobell D, Howden M, Smith D, and Chhetri N. A meta-analysis of crop yield under climate change and adaptation. Nature Climate Change 2014; 4:287-291. PDF
Chhetri Chhetri N, Chaudhary P, Tiwari P, Yadaw R. Institutional and Technological Innovation: Understanding Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change in Nepal. Applied Geography 2011; 33:142-150. PDF
Chhetri Chhetri N, Subedi M, and Ghimire S. Niche-based responses in addressing the climatic constraints to farm production: Analogues to climate-change adaptation in Nepal. Climate and Development 2013; 5:174-181. PDF
Chhetri Rodima-Taylor D, Olwig M, Chhetri N. Adaptation as Innovation, Innovation as Adaptation: An Institutional Approach to Climate Change. Applied Geography 2011; 33:107-111. PDF
Coppock Coppock L, Solomon D. Collective Action, Innovation, and Wealth Generation among Settled Pastoral Women in Northern Kenya. Rangeland Ecology & Management 2013; 66:95-103. PDF
Gillies Gillies R, Wang S. Influence of the Pacific Quasi-Decadal Oscillation on the Monsoon Precipitation in Nepal. International Journal of Climatology 2013; 40:95-107. PDF
Gillies Gillies R, Wang S, Sun Y, and Chung O. Supportive Empirical Modeling for the Forecast of Monsoon Precipitation in Nepal. International Journal of Climatology 2013; 33:3047-3054. PDF
Joshi Davkota D, Devkota NR, Joshi NP. Gender role and buffalo rearing decisions in Nepal. Nepalese J Ag Sci 2015; 13:176-193. PDF
Joshi Devkota NR, Upreti CR, Paudel LN, Joshi NP. Production potentials of promising oat (Avena sativa) varieties in combination with legumes at farmers' field condition. Nepalese J Ag Sci 2015; 13:142-150. PDF
Joshi Devkota NR, Pokharel P, Paudel LN, Upreti CR, Joshi NP. Performance of teosinte (Euchlaena mexicana) as a promising summer-forage crop with respect to location and sowing dates considering the scenario of possible climate change in Nepal. Nepalese J Ag Sci 2015; 13:131-141. PDF
Krakauer Krakauer N, Pradhanang S, Lakhankar T, and Jha A. Evaluating Satelite Products for Precipitation Estimation in Mountain Regions: A Case Study for Nepal. Remote Sensing. 2014; 5:4107-4123. PDF
Krakauer Krakauer N, Pradhanang S, Panthi J, Lakhankar T, and Jha A. Probabilistic Precipitation Estimation with a Satellite Product. Climate. 2015; 3:329-348. PDF
Krakauer Panthi J, Dahal P, Shrestha ML, Aryal S, Krakauer NY, Pradhanang SM, Lakhankar T, Jha AK, Sharma M, and Karki R. Spatial and Temporal Variability of Rainfall in the Gandaki River Basin of Nepal Himalaya. Climate. 2015; 3:210-226. PDF
Krakauer Pradhanang UB, Pradhanang SM, Sthapit A, Krakauer NY, Jha A, and Lakhankar T. National Livestock Policy of Nepal: Needs and Opportunities. Agriculture. 2015; 5:103-131. PDF
Krakauer Dahal P, Shrestha NS, Shrestha ML, Krakauer NY, Panthi J, Pradhanang SM, Jha A, Lakhankar T. Drought risk assessment in central Nepal: Temporal and spatial analysis. Natural Hazards 2015; DOI 10.1007/s11069-015-2055-5. PDF
Little Little PD, Tiki W, and Debsu DN. Formal or Informal, Legal or Illegal: The Ambiguous Nature of Cross-border Livestock Trade in the Horn of Africa. Journal of Borderlands Studies 2015. PDF
Mazet Gustafson CR, VanWormer E, Kazwala R, Makweta A, Paul G, Smith W, and Mazet J. Educating pastoralists and extension officers on diverse livestock diseases in a changing environment in Tanzania. Pastoralism. 2015; 5:1. PDF
McKune and Ryan McKune S, Borresen E, Young A, Ryley T, Russo S, Camara A, Coleman M, and Ryan E. Climate change through a gendered lens: Examining livestock holder food security. Global Food Security. 2015; 6:1-8. PDF
McPeak Brottem L, Turner MD, Butt B, and Singh A. Biophysical variability and pastoral rights to resources: West Africa transhumance revisited. Human Ecology 2014; 42:351-365. PDF
McPeak Butt B, Turner MD, Butt B, Brottem L, and Singh A. Use of MODIS NDVI to evaluate changing latitudinal gradients of rangeland phenology in Sudano-Sahelian West Africa. Remote sensing of Environment 2011; 115:3367-3376. PDF
McPeak Kitchell E, Turner M, and McPeak J. Mapping of pastoral corridors: practices and politics in eastern Senegal. Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2014; 4:17. PDF
McPeak Turner MD, McPeak J, and Ayantunde AA. The role of livestock mobility in the livelihood strategies of rural people in semi-arid West Africa. Human Ecology 2014; 42:231-247. PDF
Poudel Poudel DD. Factors associated with farm-level variation, and farmers’ perception and climate change adaptation in smallholder mixed-farming livestock production system in Nepal. Int. J. Environment and Sustainable Development 2015; 14:231-257. PDF
FELLOW Dhakal C, Regmi P, Dhakal I, Khanal B, Bhatta U. Livelihood Vulnerability to Climate Change based on Agro Ecological Regions of Nepal. Global Journal of Science Frontier Research Agriculture and Veterinary 2013; 13:47-53. PDF
FELLOW Dhakal C, Regmi P, Dhakal I, Khanal B, Bhatta U, Barsila S, Acharya B. Perception, Impact and Adaptation to Climate Change: An Analysis of Livestock System in Nepal. Journal of Animal Science Advances 2013; 3:462-471. PDF
SCHOLAR Berhe M and Hoag D. The livelihood effects of landless people through communal hillside conservation in Tigray Region, Ethiopia. Journal of Development and Agricultural Economics 2014; 6:309-317. PDF
SCHOLAR Dabasso B, Zerihun T, and Hoag D. Carbon stocks in Semi-Arid Pastoral ecosystems of Northern Kenya. Pastoralism: Research, Policy and Practice 2014; 4:5. PDF
SCHOLAR Gaire T, Karki S, Dhakal I, Khanal D, Joshi N, Sharma B, Bowen R. Cross-sectional serosurvey and associated factors of bluetongue virus antibodies presence in small ruminants of Nepal. BMC Research Notes 2014; 7:691. PDF
SCHOLAR Lengarite M, Getachew G , Adudabweni D, and Hoag D. Supplementary Feeding of Lactating Goats With Processed and Non-Processed Acacia Tortilis Pods and Local Grass in the Dry Season in Northern Kenya. Agricultural Sci Res J 2014; 4:63-71. PDF
SCHOLAR Nigussie A, Hoag D, and Alemu T. Women’s workload and role in livestock production in pastoral and agro-pastoral communities of Ethiopia: The case of Afar. African J Ag Econ Rural Develop 2014; 2:138-146. PDF
SCHOLAR Prajapati M, Breed A, Shrestha P, Shrestha DR, Wise E, Fooks A, Prajapati R, Bowen R. Screening for Nipah virus infection in pigs in Kathmandu valley and Chitwan district of Nepal. 3rd Ann Internat Conf Vet Sci Res 2015; doi: 10.5176/2382-5685_VETSCI15.24. PDF
SCHOLAR Syomiti M, Maranga EK, Obwoyere GO, Gebru G, and Dana H. Chemical Composition of Cactus (Opuntia ficus-indica) and Prosopis Species (Prosopis juliflora) as Drought-resilient Feed Resources in Kenya. Journal of Environment Natural Resources Management and Society 2014; 41-47. PDF
SCHOLAR Syomiti M, Gebru G, M Beatrice, and Dana H. Medicated Prosopis spp -based feed blocks- for antihelmintic efficacy and performance of weaner lambs. Livestock Research for Rural Development 2015; 27:3. PDF