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The objective of SuReFood is to provide scientific evidence-based research to promote sustainable use of natural resources and the environment in agriculture and food provision in both China and other parts of the world.

SuReFood Interdisciplinary Forum

− Multi-scale modeling of nutrient pollution in rivers of China
Chen, X. Water Systems and Global Change, Wageningen University.
− Farmers’ perceptions on manure
management
Tan, M. Soil Biology, Wageningen University

Time: 12.00 – 13.00, Tuesday, February 28, 2020.
Place: Lumen 2, Wageningen campus

Upcoming Events

September 21, 2021. SURE+ Annual (Virtual) Conference
Challenges and solutions towards sustainable food production in China
In September 21 2021 SuReFood will have its annual conference in Nanjing Agricultural University,
China. The theme of the annual conference will focus on the current challenges and potential solutions for a sustainable food production in China and other countries. Taking the existing knowledge and foreseen the future challenges in China’s food production, the annual conference will       specifically focus.

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SuReFood Latest Publications

− Chen, Q., Li, F., Antonides, G., Heerink, N., Ma, X., Li, X. (2020). Effect of personality traits on smallholders’ land renting behavior: Theory and evidence from the North China Plain. China Economic Review. 62.

− Ma, X., Heerink, N., Ierland, E., Lang, H., and Shi, X. (2020). Decisions by  Chinese households regarding renting in arable land— The impact of tenure security perceptions and trust. China Economic Review 60.

− Wang, B., Li, F., Feng, S., and Shen, T. (2020). Transfer of development rights,  farmland preservation, and economic growth: A case study of Chongqing’s land quotas trading program. Land Use Policy 95.

− Ren, G., Zhu, X., Heerink, N., Feng, S., Ierland, E., (2019). Persistence of land reallocations in Chinese villages: The role of village democracy and households’ knowledge of policy. Journal of Rural Studies.

Recent Highlights

January 1, 2020. SURE+ Winter School
Impact assessment: Conducting Randomized Controlled Experiment in China
During January 2 – 8 2020, Wageningen University and Nanjing Agricultural University have jointly organized the first SURE+ winter school.

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January 1, 2020. SURE+ Winter School
Impact assessment: Conducting Randomized Controlled Experiment in China
During January 2 – 8 2020, Wageningen University and Nanjing Agricultural University have jointly organized the first SURE+ winter school.

Read more