Associate Professor Daniel Rodriguez

Principal Research Fellow

Centre for Plant Science
Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation
d.rodriguez@uq.edu.au
+61 7 54601 153

Overview

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Wageningen University
  • Master of Science in Crop Science, Wageningen University

Publications

  • Li, Jing, Rodriguez, Daniel and Tang, Xueyu (2017) Effects of land lease policy on changes in land use, mechanization and agricultural pollution. Land Use Policy, 64 405-413. doi:10.1016/j.landusepol.2017.03.008

  • Rodriguez, D., de Voil, P., Rufino, M. C., Odendo, M. and van Wijk, M. T. (2017) To mulch or to munch? Big modelling of big data. Agricultural Systems, 153 32-42. doi:10.1016/j.agsy.2017.01.010

  • Rodriguez, Daniel, de Voil, Peter and Power, B. (2017). Modelling dryland agricultural systems. In Muhammad Farooq and Kadambot H. M. Siddique (Ed.), Innovations in dryland agriculture (pp. 239-256) Cham, Switzerland: Springer . doi:10.1007/978-3-319-47928-6_9

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Rodriguez, Daniel, de Voil, Peter and Power, B. (2017). Modelling dryland agricultural systems. In Muhammad Farooq and Kadambot H. M. Siddique (Ed.), Innovations in dryland agriculture (pp. 239-256) Cham, Switzerland: Springer . doi:10.1007/978-3-319-47928-6_9

  • Dimes, John, Rodriguez, Daniel and Potgieter, Andries (2015). Raising productivity of maize-based cropping systems in eastern and southern Africa: Step-wise intensification options. In Sadras, Victor O and Calderini, Daniel F (Ed.), Crop Physiology Applications for Genetic Improvement and Agronomy 2nd ed. (pp. 93-110) United States of America: Elsevier : Academic Press. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-417104-6.00005-4

  • Rodriguez, Daniel, Robson, Andrew J. and Belford, Robert (2009). Dynamic and functional monitoring technologies for applications in crop management.. In Victor Sadras and Daniel Calderini (Ed.), Crop physiology: Applications for genetic improvement and agronomy (pp. 489-584) Burlington, U.S.A.: Elsevier Academic Press. doi:10.1016/B978-0-12-374431-9.00019-0

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • George-Jaeggli, Barbara, Brider, Jason, Broad, Ian, Chenu, Karine, Eyre, Joseph, Ferrante, Ariel, McLean, Greg, McLean, James, Skerman, Andrew and Rodriguez, Daniel (2015). Adapting rain-fed sorghum agronomy to breeding progress - cropping system model parameterisation. In: Building Productive, Diverse and Sustainable Landscapes: Proceedings of the Australian Society of Agronomy Inc.’s 17th Australian Agronomy Conference. Australian Agronomy Conference, Hobart, TAS, Australia, (). 21-24 September 2015.

  • Ferrante, Ariel, Eyre, Joseph, George-Jaeggli, Barbara, McLean, James, Chenu, Karine, deVoil, Peter, McLean, Greg and Rodriguez, Daniel (2015). High yielding wheat in the northern region: impact of nitrogen fertilisation on grain yield and quality in modern cultivars. In: Building Productive, Diverse and Sustainable Landscapes: Proceedings of the Australian Society of Agronomy Inc.’s 17th Australian Agronomy Conference. Australian Agronomy Conference, Hobart, TAS, Australia, (). 21-24 September 2015.

  • Ferrante, Ariel, Eyre, Joe, George-Jaeggli, Barbara, McLean, James, Chenu, Karine, deVoil, Peter, McLean, Greg and Rodriguez, Daniel (2015). Maize yield determination in the Northern Region: hybrid by environment by management interactions. In: Building Productive, Diverse and Sustainable Landscapes: Proceedings of the Australian Society of Agronomy Inc.’s 17th Australian Agronomy Conference. Australian Agronomy Conference, Hobart, TAS, Australia, (). 21-24 September 2015.

  • Nhantumbo, N., Dias, J., Mortlock, M., Nyagumbo, I., Dimes, J. and Rodriguez, D. (2014). Best-fit residue allocation: A gate for legume intensification in nitrogen constrained cropping systems of Central Mozambique. In: A. C. T. Network, Conservation Agriculture: Building entrepreneurship and resilient farming systems - Book of Condensed Papers Of the First Africa Congress on Conservation Agriculture. 1st African Congress on Conservation Agriculture, Lusaka, Zambia, (33-35). 18 - 21 March 2014.

  • Potgieter, A. B., Rodriguez, D., Power, B., Mclean, J. and Davis, P. (2014). Seeing is believing I: the use of thermal sensing from satellite imagery to predict crop yield. In: Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium of Digital Earth (8th ISDE) 2013. ISDE 2013: The 8th International Symposium On Digital Earth, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, (012118.1-012118.8). 26-28 August 2013. doi:10.1088/1755-1315/18/1/012118

  • Potgieter, Andries, Hammer, Graeme, Rodriguez, David, Doherty, Alastair, Davis, Peter, Power, Brendan and Book, Peter (2013). Forecasting the major crops for Australia and crop yield insurance: an integrated climate, biophysical and remote sensing approach. In: René Gommes and François Kayitakire, The Challenges of Index-Based Insurance for Food Security in Developing Countries: Proceedings of a technical workshop organised by the EC Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI, Earth Institute, Columbia University). The Challenges of Index-Based Insurance for Food Security in Developing Countries: A Technical Workshop organised by JRC & IRI, Ispra Varese, Italy, (101-110). 2-3 May, 2012. doi:10.2788/713

  • Potgieter, Andries, Rodriguez, Daniel, Davis, Peter and Dimes, John (2013). From information to actionable knowledge: hotspots of food insecurity in Eastern Africa. In: René Gommes and François Kayitakire, The Challenges of Index-Based Insurance for Food Security in Developing Countries: Proceedings of a technical workshop organised by the EC Joint Research Centre (JRC) and the International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI, Earth Institute, Columbia University). The Challenges of Index-Based Insurance for Food Security in Developing Countries: A Technical Workshop organised by JRC & IRI, Ispra Varese, Italy, (120-127). 2-3 May 2012. doi:10.2788/713

  • Everingham, J., Collins, N., Rifkin, W., Rodriguez, D., Baumgartl, T., Cavaye, J. and Vink, S. (2013). How farmers, graziers, miners, and gas industry personnel see their potential for co-existence in rural Queensland. In: 2013 Unconventional Resources Conference and Exhibition-Asia Pacific: Proceedings. SPE 13URCE: Unconventional Resources Conference and Exhibition-Asia Pacific 2013, South Bank, QLD, Australia, (1-10). 11-13 November, 2013. doi:10.2118/167016-MS

  • Rodriguez, D., deVoil, P., Power, B. and Cox, H. (2011). Adapting to change: More realistic quantification of impacts and better informed adaptation alternatives. In: Proceedings of the 5th World Congress of Conservation Agriculture. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-5). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Fekybelu, S., Zeppa, A., Chauhan, Y. and Rodriguez, D. (2011). Breeding better maize germplasm for drier and hotter production environments. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-4). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Brown, P., Bridle, K., Toms-Morgan, R. and Rodriguez, D. (2011). Capacity for broadacre mixed farmers to adapt to climate change in Queensland. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-4). 26-27 September 2011.

  • Micheni, A. N., Kanampiou, F. and Rodriguez, D. (2011). Characterization of soil nutrient levels in smallholder farms in Eastern Kenya. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-3). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Mesfin, T., Moeller, C., Rodriguez, D. and Temesgen, M. (2011). Conservation Agriculture in dryland agro-ecosystems of Ethiopia. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-4). 26-29 Septmber 2011.

  • Dimes, J., Achien, J., Mesfin, T., Abeya, T., Makoko, B., Nhantumbo, N. and Rodriguez, D. (2011). Evaluation of APSIM to simulate maize-bean cropping systems in eastern and southern Africa: an alternative approach. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-4). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Bashir, M., Mmbaga, T., Kanampiou, F. and Rodriguez, D. (2011). Initial results on the response of maize and pigeonpeas to conservation agriculture at Karatu-Tanzania. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Austalia, (1-4). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Eyre, J. X., Routley, R., Rodriguez, D. and Dimes, J. (2011). Intercropping maize and mungbean to intensify summer cropping systems in Queensland, Australia. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-3). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Cox, H., Rodriguez, D., deVoil, P. and Power, B. (2011). Modelling adaptation options for a Western Queensland mixed grain and graze farm – evaluating enterprise options under climate change. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-4). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Achien, J., Kanampiu, F., Chauhan, Y. and Rodriguez, D. (2011). Sustainable intensification of maize-bean production among smallholder farmers in western Kenya. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-4). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Power, B., Rodriguez, D., Perkin, J. and Hawksworth, C. (2011). The expected value of seasonal stream-flow forecasts to a grain-cotton irrigator in the Condamine-Balonne catchment. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-4). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Mulugetta, M., Dimes, J, Dixon, J., Potgieter, A., Prasanna, B., Rodriguez, D., Shiferaw, B. and Wall, P. (2011). The sustainable intensification of maize-legume farming systems in eastern and southern Africa (SIMLESA) program. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-5). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Araujo, L. C., Santos, P. M., Rodriguez, D., Pezzopane, J. R. M., Cruz, P. G. and Oliveira, P. P. A. (2011). Using agro-climatic models to estimate the guineagrass potential production in Brazilian tropical Savanna. In: World Congress on Conservation Agriculture 2011 Papers. 5th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture and Farming Systems Design, Brisbane, Australia, (1-6). 26-29 September 2011.

  • Doherty, Alistair, Rodriguez, Daniel, Andries Potgieter and Sadras, Victor (2008). A national benchmark for the Australian wheat industry: accounting for overlooked climate drivers. In: Murray Unkovich, Global Issues, Paddock Action: Proceedings of the 14th Agronomy Conference 2008. 2008 14th ASA: The 14th Australian Society of Agronomy Conference, Adelaide, SA, Australia, (). 21-25 September, 2008.

  • Potgieter, Andries, Doherty, Alistair, Crimp, Steven, Rodriguez, Daniel, Hammer, Graeme L., Meinke, Holger and Fearweather, H. (2008). Shire scale impacts and adaptation options for Australian cereal crops affected by climate change. In: Murray Unkovich, Global Issues, Paddock Action: Proceedings of the 14th Agronomy Conference 2008. 2008 14th ASA: The 14th Australian Society of Agronomy Conference, Adelaide, SA, Australia, (). 21-25 September, 2008.

  • Tilling, Adam K., O'Leary, Garry J., Ferwerda, Jelle G., Jones, Simon D., Fitzgerald, Glenn J., Rodriguez, Daniel and Belford, Robert (2007). Remote sensing of nitrogen and water stress in wheat. In: Field Crops Research. 13th Biennial Conference of the Australian Society of Agronomy, Perth, Australia, (77-85). 10-14 September 2006. doi:10.1016/j.fcr.2007.03.023

  • Fitzgerald, G. J., Rodriguez, D., Christensen, L. K., Belford, R., Sadras, V. O. and Clarke, T. R. (2006). Spectral and thermal sensing for nitrogen and water status in rainfed and irrigated wheat environments. In: Precision Agriculture. 5th European Conference on Implementation of Precision Agriculture, Uppsala, Sweden, (233-248). 9-12 June 2005. doi:10.1007/s11119-006-9011-z

  • Christensen, L. K., Rodriguez, D., Belford, R., Sadras, V., Rampant, P. and Fisher, P. (2005). Temporal prediction of nitrogen status in wheat under the influence of water deficiency using spectral and thermal information. In: Precision Agriculture 05. 5th European Conference on Precision Agriculture/2nd European Conference Precision Livestock Farming, Uppsala, Sweden, (209-215). 9-12 June 2005.

  • Rodriguez, D., Goudriaan, J. and Keltjens, W. G. (1998). Understanding leaf area expansion in sunflower and wheat grown under low-phosphorus conditions. In: Phosphorus in plant biology : Regulatory roles in molecular, cellular, organismic, and ecosystem processes. 12th Annual Penn State Symposium in Plant Physiology, University Park, PA, United States, (354-356). 28-30 May 1998.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

Completed Supervision