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Selected Publications
Recent Reports or publications

Marchildon, Arnold, Holysh, Gerber (2016). Multi-Model Custodianship: Needs, Development and Challenges. (July 13, 2016).International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software. Paper 101. Affiliations: Mason Marchildon: Oak Ridges Moraine Groundwater Program; Thorsten Arnold, Grey Bruce Centre for Agroecology; Steve Holysh and Rick Gerber: Oak Ridges Moraine Groundwater Program Download paper

Thorsten Arnold (2016). Modelling for reproducibility, transparency, and continuous learning: Revisiting Jakeman’s 10 steps (July 13, 2016).International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software, Vol 4, pages 854ff. Download paper


Boyd, Freeman (2015), Components of a Biodiversity Enhancement Plan: A Discussion of Best Management Practices (BMPs) for Pasture Operations with a Focus on Species at Risk. Technical Report, Grey Bruce Centre for Agroecology, March 2015.
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Arnold, Thorsten and Jenny Meyer. Collaborative Regional Alliances for Farmer Training: Lessons Learned from C.R.A.F.T. in North America. Grey Bruce Centre for Agroecology, Ontario, February 2015.
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Towards more organics in Europe and worldwide - A contribution to the discourse on ecological or "Organic Agriculture 3.0". English translation of an article presented by Bio Austria, Bioland, Naturland (Germany), Bio Suisse, FiBL at BioFach in Feb 2015. Authors: Urs Niggli, Jan Plagge, Steffen Reese, Otto Schmid, Urs Brändli, Daniel Bärtschi, Thomas Fertl, Gregor Pöpsel, Manfred Siller, Robert Hermanowski, Andreas Kranzler, Gerhard Zoubek, Rudi Vierbauch, Hans Hohenester
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Newsletters

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Academic Publications

Arnold, R. T., C.Troost, and T.Berger (2014), Quantifying the economic importance of irrigation water reuse in a Chilean watershed using an integrated agent-based model, Water Resour. Res., 50, doi:10.1002/2014WR015382 ( link)

Arnold, R. T. (2015) A Screening Method for Making the Source Water Event-Based Approach Operational. Accepted for the Water Quality Research Journal of Canada. doi:10.2166/wqrjc.2015.017

2013. Arnold, Thorsten. Procedural knowledge for integrated modelling. Thematic issue on the future of integrated modelling science and technology. Environm. Modelling & Software 39:135-148, Jan 2013, doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.04.015

2012. Hammel, K., & Arnold, T. Understanding the loss of traditional agricultural systems: A case study of orchard meadows in Germany. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development. Advance online publication.
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2012. Arnold, Thorsten. Model Lifecycle Management for watershed practitioners: A case study in Ontario. pp.2786-2793. In: R. Seppelt, A.A. Voinov, S. Lange, D. Bankamp (Eds.) (2012): International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs) 2012 Biennial Meeting, Leipzig, Germany. ISBN: 978-88-9035-742-8

2010. Arnold, Thorsten, H. Uribe, C. Troost, T. Berger. Irrigation Management In Chile: Access To Water. International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs) 2010 International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software. Fifth Biennial Meeting, Ottawa, Canada. David A. Swayne, Wanhong Yang, A. A. Voinov, A. Rizzoli, T. Filatova (Eds.)

2008. Boyd, Freeman. The Search for an Agricultural Ethic: Agrarian Philosophy in the 21st Century. VDM Verlag, Saarbrucken, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-639-01527-0

1994. Boyd, Freeman. Humane Slaughter of Poultry: The Case Against the Use of Electrical Stunning Devices. Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics, 7(2).

Reports


Boyd, Freeman (2015), Components of a Biodiversity Enhancement Plan: A Discussion of Best Management Practices (BMPs) for Pasture Operations with a Focus on Species at Risk. Technical Report, Grey Bruce Centre for Agroecology, March 2015.
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Arnold, Thorsten and Jeri Parrent (2014). Native pollinator observation and monitoring - A pilot project. Technical report, Grey Bruce Centre for Agroecology
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2012. Thorsten Ar nold, Kr istine Hammel, Brenda Hsueh, Sabine Robart, Laurie Thomson. Fresh City Impacts Project: Environmental, economic and social impacts of local food. Grey Bruce Centre for Agroecology Report.
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2010. Arnold, T. Delineation and Threats Assessment in wellhead protection areas E for wells under the direct influence of surface water (GUDI). Drinking Water Source Protection, Saugeen, Grey Sauble, Northern Bruce Peninsula Source Protection Region.

2008. Hammel, K. and Arnold T. Report on the effects of water quality on the acquisition and maintenance of organic and GLOBALGAP certification in the Maule Basin of Chile. Project Report Integrating Governance and Modelling, Universität Hohenheim.

Conference Presentations

2014. Hammel, Kristine, T. Arnold, J. Parrent, A. Venturelli. Agroecology – An Ecosystem Approach to Farm Production. Latornell Conservation Symposium, Nov 19 2014.
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2012. Hammel, K. and Arnold, T. Formalizing conceptual modeling: An application to Orchard Meadows in Baden-Württemberg. International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs) 2012, 6th Biennial Meeting, Leipzig, Germany. R. Seppelt, A.A. Voinov, S. Lange, D. Bankamp (Eds.)
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2011. Hammel, Kristine. On-farm fruit and vegetable storage, small-scale start-up ideas. Guelph Organic Conference.

2011. Arnold, T. Numerical Models for Adaptive Watershed Management: Visualization as Knowledge Management Tool. A. D. Latornell Conservation Symposium, Nov. 2011, Aliston, Ontario

2010. Boyd, Freeman. A Growing Role for Ontario Municipalities in the Local food System. Association of Municipalities of Ontario Annual Conference, Aug 15-19, Windsor, 2010.

1999. Boyd, Freeman. Comparing Food Safety Risks in Regional and Global Food Systems. 4th Biennial Meeting for the North American Chapter of the International Farming Systems Association Conference: Sustaining Agriculture in the 21st Century: Thinking Outside the Box. University of Guelph, Oct 20-23, 1999.

1997. Boyd, Freeman. Do We Need an Environmental Ethic for Agriculture? Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society, Annual Conference, Madison, Wis., June 5-8, 1997.

Popular media

2012 (February 20). Hsueh, Brenda. My birthday gift to myself? A little black sheep. The Globe and Mail, Facts & Arguments

2011. Hammel, Kristine. Managing Phosphorous. Canadian Organic Grower.

2011. Hammel, Kristine. Multifarm CSAs. Canadian Organic Grower.

2010. Hammel, Kristine. Organic farming...organic food systems? Canadian Organic Grower.

2010. Hammel, Kristine. Organic Plant Breeding. Canadian Organic Grower.

2010. Hammel, Kristine. Interlake Forage Seeds Ltd. Canadian Organic Grower.

2009. Hammel, Kristine. Working Together: A Tale of Two Co-ops. Canadian Organic Grower.
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