Title: Symposium--Advances in Crop Modeling Applications to Secure Food and Environmental Sustainability
Lead Community Sponsor: Agroclimatology and Agronomic Modeling Community
Cosponsor: ASA Section: Climatology and Modeling
Community Cosponsor: Agroclimatology and Agronomic Modeling Community
Format: Oral Symposium
Keywords: crop models, environmental impact, food security and sustainability
Session Description: Crop models play an important role in understanding the effects of soil, weather, genetics and management interactions in securing food and improving environmental sustainability. This session presents different applications of crop models, illustrating the state of the art, advances, limitations and critical future improvements.