Journal Articles

Godde, C., Dizyee, K., Ash, A., Thornton, P., Sloat, L., Roura, E, Henderson, B., Herrero, M., 2019. Climate change and variability impacts on grazing herds: Insights from a system dynamics approach for semi-arid Australian rangelands. Global Change Biology.

Herrero, M., Mason-D’Croz, D., Godde, C.M., Palmer, J., Thornton, P.K., Gill, M., 2018. Livestock, land and the environmental limits of animal-sourced food consumption. CGIAR Science Forum 2018.

Sloat, L.L., Gerber, J.S., Samberg, L.H., Smith, W.K., Herrero, M., Ferreira, L.G., Godde, C.M., West, P.C., 2018. Increasing importance of precipitation variability on global livestock grazing lands. Nature Climate Change.

Godde, C., Garnett, T., Thornton, P., Ash, A., Herrero, M., 2017. Grazing systems expansion and intensification: drivers, dynamics, and trade-offs. Global Food Security.

Ripple, W.J., Wolf, C., Galetti, M., Newsome, T.M., Alamgir, M., Crist, E., Mahmoud, M.I., Laurance, W.F., 15,364 scientist signatories from 184 countries, 2017. World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice. Bioscience 67(1), 1026–1028.

Mayberry, D., Ash, A., Prestwidge, D., Godde, C., Henderson, B., Duncan, A., Blummel, M., Reddy, Y.R., Herrero, M. (2017). Yield gap analyses to estimate attainable bovine milk yields and evaluate options to increase production in Ethiopia and India . Agric. Syst.

Henderson, B., Golub, A., Pambudi, D., Hertel, T., Godde, C., Herrero, M., Cacho, O., Gerber, P., 2017. The power and pain of market-based carbon policies : a global application to greenhouse gases from ruminant livestock production. Mitig. Adapt. Strateg. Glob. Chang.

Godde, C.M., Thorburn, P.J., Biggs, J.S., Meier, E.A., 2016. Understanding the Impacts of Soil, Climate, and Farming Practices on Soil Organic Carbon Sequestration : A Simulation Study in Australia. Front. Plant Sci. 7, 1–15.

Henderson, B., Godde, C., Medina-Hidalgo, D., van Wijk, M., Silvestri, S., Douxchamps, S., Stephenson, E., Power, B., Rigolot, C., Cacho, O., Herrero, M., 2015. Closing system-wide yield gaps to increase food production and mitigate GHGs among mixed crop-livestock smallholders in Sub-Saharan Africa. Agric. Syst. 143, 106–113.

Conference Proceedings

Godde, C.M., Herrero, M., Rodriguez, D., Ash, A., 2016. A framework for studying the drivers of grazing systems intensification in the tropics, in: Iwaasa, A., Lardner, H.A. (Bart), Schellenberg, M., Willms, W., Larson, K. (Eds.), The Future Management of Grazing and Wild Lands in a High-Tech World: Proceedings 10th International Rangeland Congress. Saskatoon, Canada, pp. 1–2.

Mayberry, D., Prestwidge, D., Godde, C., Ash, A., Blummel, M., Ramana Reddy, Y., Herrero, M., 2016. Quantifying the scale of livestock yield gaps in India and identifying opportunities for investment, in: The Australian Society of Animal Production. Adelaide, Australia, p. 1.


Garnett, T.*, Godde, C.*, Muller, A., Röös, E., Smith, P., Boer, I. De, Ermgassen, E., Herrero, M., Middelaar, C. Van, Schader, C., Zanten, H. Van, 2017. Grazed and confused? Ruminating on cattle, grazing systems, methane, nitrous oxide, the soil carbon sequestration question – and what it all means for greenhouse gas emissions. Oxford, UK. *lead-authors

Herrero, M., Mayberry, D., van de Steeg, J., Phelan, D., Ash, A., Robinson, T., Henderson, B., Gilbert, M., van Wijk, M., Godde, C., Blummel, M., Prestwidge, D., Stephenson, E., Power, B., Parsons, D., 2015. Understanding Livestock Yield Gaps for Poverty Alleviation, Food Security and the Environment. CSIRO, Brisbane, Queensland.


Non-academic children book: Godde, C., 2016. Farmers of the world. Ginger Press, Brisbane.

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