The APSIM Initiative in conjunction with the Agronomy for Sustainable Development (2020 Impact Factor of 5.83) are pleased to announce a Virtual Issue focussing on recent advances in technologies and applications of APSIM relative to agricultural production.

In particular, the Virtual Issue will focus on these areas:

–   Software and science development in APSIM, and related tools

–   Cropping systems, pasture management, agroforestry and farming systems

–   Environmental, agronomic and socio-economic risk and impact assessments

–   Genotype x Environment x Management adaptation

–   Linking APSIM with new technologies

–   Modelling Soil-Plant-Atmosphere interactions

–   Mitigation and adaptation to climate change

Contributions including inter- and trans-disciplinary approaches are welcome.

Important dates

Submission start: 1 July 2021

Submission deadline: 31 April 2022

The call for papers is now live on the journal website: https://www.springer.com/journal/13593/updates/19338586.

Although you are able to submit directly, the guest associate editors would welcome a tentative title, the co-authorship, and a couple of sentences outlining potential contributions by the 15th of August, 2021. If you are interested please email these details or any question you may have to Karine.chenu@uq.edu.au or apsim@csiro.au.