Charles Sturt University
Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation

Focus on irrigation water productivity modelling of crops

Assoc Prof Xiaojun Shen with Drs Ketema Zeleke (CSU) and De Li Liu (NSW DPI)11 March 2016

Associate Professor Xiaojun Shen, Department of Crop-Water Interaction of Farmland Irrigation Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences will spend the coming 12 months working with Drs Ketema Zeleke (CSU) and De Li Liu (NSW DPI) in Wagga.

Associate Professor Shen has a keen interest in the theory and technology of water saving agriculture, and will work on irrigation water productivity modelling of wheat, corn and cotton during his stay in Australia. His travels are sponsored by the Farmland Irrigation Research Institute of Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences.