Dr. Lindsey Norgrove

Profil

Dr. Lindsey Norgrove Dozentin für trop. Pflanzenbau

  • Adresse Berner Fachhochschule
    Haute école des sciences agronomiques, forestières et alimentaires
    Abteilung Masterstudien
    Länggasse 85
    3052 Zollikofen

Activités

  • HAFL representative for the Swiss Forum on International Agricultural Research (SFIAR)

  • HAFL alternate representative for Agrinatura

  • Research coordination

Recherche

  • agroecology, soil science, invasive species, soil fauna, agroforestry, shifting cultivation, tropical forestry,

Projets

  • Valuation of non-Timber Forest Products in tropical production: a systematic review of existing research (with Jürgen Blaser, HAFL). Precious Forests Foundation, CH.

  • Canopy dynamics of two „climate-smart“ cassava varieties under drought in SW Nigeria (MSc work, S Ojo). Part of African Cassava Agronomy Initiative at IITA, a 5 year Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation funded project in 5 countries in Africa (Nigeria, Tanzania, DRC, Ghana and Kenya) aiming to increase the availability of appropriate and affordable technologies to sustainably improve short and long-term agricultural productivity in cassava in the target countries. http://acai-project.org/, iita.org

  • Taking stock of carbon along a land-use gradient in the Javanese Highlands (MSc J van der Poel) .In collaboration with L Probst, BOKU Vienna, Austria and Arini, Yogyakarta University, Indonesia, MSc thesis HAFL. In English. Erasmus+ project Food Security and Climate Change, coordinated by BOKU Austria and UGM Indonesia

  • Optimising nutrient management in Bolivian horticultural systems. MSc L Kuonen

  • Edge effects on natural enemies of insect pests in vineyards in California and Switzerland. (MSc R C Phelps)

  • How shade and nutrient management treatments interact and affect pest and disease dynamics in Ecuadorian coffee systems (MSc K Piato)

  • A longitudinal study on farmer management and yields of cacao agroforests in Cameroon from 2001-2018. Blomme S - KUL with B Muys

  • Reassessing the role of remnant trees in shifting cultivation systems in the tropics. MSc A Davatgar.

Publications

Travaux supervisés

  • Canet M

    2005 Effets du substrat (sol ou excréta) et de sa gestion sur la croissance et la germination de laitue et piment. ENSHAP, Angers, France

    2005

  • Pavese A

    Agroforesterie au sud-Cameroun. Ecole Forestière de Meymec, France. 51 pp

    2006

  • Yonghachea P F

    Farmers’ perceptions of Imperata cylindrica and Chromolaena odorata fallows in the North West, South West and Littoral Provinces of Cameroon. Universitaet Hohenheim, Germany. with R Schultze-Kraft

    2005

  • Dux J

    Impact of Leaf Residues of Imperata cylindrica, Chromolaena odorata and Phyllanthus discoideus on Soil Enzyme Activity 86 pp. Co-supervised with J Zeitz, B Wick. Humboldt University, Germany

    2005

  • Tieche B

    Estimations de biomasse d’ Inga edulis par l’allometrie. DEA, Université de Yaoundé I, Cameroun.

    2005

  • Ndzana T

    Effet des facteurs abiotiques sur la croissance des arbres en zone de contact foret-savane au Cameroun. Dschang University, Cameroon. J-P Donjang (co-supervisor)

    2005

  • Gounes J

    Impact de quelques facteurs mesologiques sur la dynamique des peuplements de Terminalia spp en zone de contact foret-savane au Cameroun. Dschang University, Cameroon. J-P Donjang (co-supervisor)

    2006

  • Gorim L Y

    Preliminary evaluation of legumes for their potential to suppress Imperata cylindrica. Universitaet Hohenheim, Germany. cosupervised with R Schultze-Kraft

    2006

  • Coenen H

    Plant development and allometry of the biofuel crop Jatropha curcas along an ecological gradient in Mexico. KULeuven. cosupervised with B Muys

    2011

  • Minguely C

    Phyllocoptes gracilis, the eriophyoid mite: its intraplant distribution on Rubus idaeus and testing of potential fungal biocontrol agents in the laboratory. BFH.. Cosupervised with C Baroffio

    2018

  • Ojo S

    Canopy dynamics of two „climate-smart“ cassava varieties under drought in SW Nigeria. (BFH)

    in progress

  • Van der Poel J

    Taking stock of carbon along a land-use gradient in the Javanese Highlands. (BFH). With L Probst (BOKU), Arini (U Yogyakarta)

    in progress

  • Davatgar A

    Reassessing the role of remnant trees in shifting cultivation systems in the tropics (BFH)

    in progress

  • Phelps R C

    Edge effects on natural enemies of insect pests in vineyards in California (BFH)

    in progress

  • Kuonen L

    Optimising nutrient management in Bolivian horticultural systems (BFH)

    inprogress

  • Piato K

    Optimising shade and nutrient management in Ecuadorian coffee systems in the Amazon. (BFH) With C Subia (INIAP)

    in progress

  • Blomme S

    A longitudinal study on farmer management and yields of cacao agroforests in Cameroon from 2001-2018. KUL with B Muys

    in progress

  • Tueche J R (PhD thesis)

    Relationship between soil physical properties and crop yields in different cropping systems in southern Cameroon. cosupervised with G Cadisch, S Hauser.

    2014

Connaissances linguistiques et connaissances de pays

  • Anglais - Locuteur bilingue ou de langue maternelle
  • Français - Compétence professionelle générale