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Among the innovations :

  • A new function to compute the humus mineralization (Clivot and al., on 2017), activated by default, and able to be modified within the file param_newform.xml,
  • The possibility to simulate a layer of snow (Jego and al, on 2014), able to be modified within the file param_gen.xml,
  • The inclusion of the mixture and redistribution of the water and the mineral nitrogen within the ploughing layer during a soil tillage,
  • New plant files :
    • Timothy (Jégo and al, on 2013, Korhonen et al., 2018), calibrated on Canadian conditions
    • Covercrops (species grown as covercrops)  (Tribouillois and al., 2016a, b; 2018a, b)
    • Rice (Irfan K., 2013, Bregaglio S. et al, 2017) and Turmeric (Buvaneshwari S., 2018)
    • An improved input files’ format, for an easier management, as well as to prepare the next version release.
    • The explicit identification for the user of the parameterized options thanks to the « 999 » code as parameter value
    • And of course … Some bug corrections, we do not escape them!,
    • An evaluation of the version 9 quality, for some crops on the usms of the « IDEStics » dataset (for test and evaluation) in the docs / evaluation repository.


You can, as usual, use your own user directory with this version, here some informations before


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New members in Stics Team

Fabien Ferchaud UR AgroImpact Laon
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Florent Lavavasseur

new menbers in the Stics Team

Florent Levavasseur UMR ECOSYS Thiverval-Grignon
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the STICSevalR package

distribution of an R package for Stics evaluation by comparison with observations

STICSevalR package
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A new article

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Lauriers Inra 2018

Dominique Ripoche, Innovation Inra Awards 2018
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New publication

Analyzing ecosystem services in apple orchards using the STICS model. Demestihas et al. (2018). European Journal of Agrnomy
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New publication

A dynamic model for water management at the farm level integrating strategic, tactical and operational decisions, Robert et al. (2018). Environmental...
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New publication

How does STICS crop model simulate crop growth and productivity under shade conditions? Artru et al. (2018). Field Crops Research.
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New publication

Analysis and modeling of cover crop emergence: Accuracy of a static model and the dynamic STICS soil-crop model. Tribouillois et al. (2018). European...
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New publication

Jing, Q., Huffman, T., Shang, J., Liu, J., Pattey, E., Morrison, M., Jego, G., Qian, B., (2017). Modelling soybean yield responses to seeding date...
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