Publications

For copies of papers and reports, please contact Dr Paul Kristiansen, 02 6773 2962.

Kristiansen, P., Coleman, M., Fyfe, C. and Sindel, B. 2014. Weed Management for the Australian Vegetable Industry. Report to Horticulture Australia Limited. University of New England, Armidale.

Kramol, P., Villano, R., Kristiansen, P. and Fleming, E. 2013. Productivity differences between organic and other vegetable farming systems in Northern Thailand. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. online

Bajgai, Y., Kristiansen, P., Hulugalle, N. and McHenry, M. 2013. Comparison of organic and conventional managements on yields, nutrients and weeds in a corn-cabbage rotation. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. online

Nachimuthu, G., Kristiansen, P., Guppy, C., Lockwood, P. and King, K. 2012. Organic vegetable farms are not nutritionally disadvantaged compared with adjacent conventional or integrated vegetable farms in Eastern Australia. Scientia Horticulturae. 146: 164-168.

Bajgai, Y., Kristiansen, P., Hulugalle, N. and McHenry, M. 2011. A laboratory study of soil carbon dioxide emissions in a Vertisol and an Alfisol due to incorporating corn residues and simulating tillage. Journal of Organic Systems. 6(3): 20-26.

Ghosh, S., Lockwood, P., Daniel, H., Hulugalle, N., King, K. and Kristiansen, P. 2011. Changes in Vertisol properties as affected by organic amendments application rates. Soil Use and Management. 27(2): 195-204.

Kristiansen, P., 2011. Tale of two realities: aligning growth with support in the Australian organic movement. Journal of Organic Systems. 6(1): 1-2.

Ghosh, S., Lockwood, P., Hulugalle, N., Daniel, H., Kristiansen, P. and Dodd, K. 2010. Changes in properties of sodic Australian vertisols with application of organic waste products. Soil Science Society of America Journal. 74(1): 153-160.

Mitchell, A., Kristiansen, P., Bez, N. and Monk, A. 2010. Australian Organic Market Report 2010. BFA, Chermside.

Ghosh, S., Lockwood, P., Daniel, H., King, K., Hulugalle, N. and Kristiansen, P. 2010. Short-term effects of organic amendments on properties of a Vertisol. Waste Management and Research. 28: 1087-1095.

Kristiansen, P. 2009. Book review - Organic Farming: An International History. Agricultural History. 83(4): 559-560.

Nachimuthu, G., Guppy, C., Kristiansen, P. and Lockwood, P. 2009. Isotopic tracing of phosphorus uptake in corn from 33P labelled legume residues and 32P labelled fertilisers applied to a sandy loam soil. Plant and Soil. 314(1-2): 303-310.

Nachimuthu, G., Lockwood, P., Guppy, C. and Kristiansen, P. 2009. Phosphorus uptake in faba bean, field pea and corn cultivars from different sources: preliminary studies of two options for organic farmers. Crop and Pasture Science. 60(2): 183-189.

Singh, D.P., Backhouse, D. and Kristiansen, P. 2009. Interactions of temperature and water potential in displacement of Fusarium pseudograminearum from cereal residues by fungal antagonists. Biological Control. 48(2): 188-195.

Wilson, B.R., Ghosh, S., Barnes, P. and Kristiansen, P. 2009. Drying temperature effects on bulk density and carbon density determination in soils of northern NSW. Australian Journal of Soil Research. 47(8).

Kristiansen, P., Smithson, A., Monk, A. and Henryks, J. 2008. Australian Organic Market Report 2008. Biological Farmers of Australia, Brisbane.

Chaniago, I., Taji, A., Kristiansen, P. and Jessop, R. 2008. Soybean root-tip-cell mitosis under the influence of aqueous extracts of three weeds species. Akta Agrosia. 11(1): 1-6.

Chejara, V.K., Kristiansen, P., Whalley, R.D.B., Sindel, B.M. and Nadolny, C. 2008. Factors affecting germination of Coolatai grass (Hyparrhenia hirta). Weed Science. 56(4): 543-548.

Ghosh, S., Hulugalle, N., Lockwood, P.V., King, K., Kristiansen, P. and Daniel, H. 2008. Organic amendments influence nutrient availability and cotton productivity in irrigated Vertosols. Australian Journal of Agricultural Research. 59(11): 1068-1074.

Kristiansen, P.E., Sindel, B.M. and Jessop, R.S. 2008. Weed management in organic echinacea (Echinacea purpurea) and lettuce (Lactuca sativa) production. Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. 23(2): 120-135.

Nachimuthu, G., King, K., Kristiansen, P., Lockwood, P. and Guppy, C. 2007. Comparison of methods for measuring soil microbial activity using cotton strips and a respirometer. Journal of Microbiological Methods. 69(2): 322-329.

Lacko-Bartošová, M. and Kristiansen, P. 2009. Production and environmental performance of sustainable farming systems. In: Jolánkai, M. (ed.) Proceedings of the 8th Alps-Adria Scientific Workshop, 27 April-2 May 2009, Neum, Bosnia-Herzegovina. Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest.

Chejara, V.K., Kristiansen, P., Whalley, R.D.B., Nadolny, C. and Sindel, B.M. 2007. Allelopathic potential of Hyparrhenia hirta (L.) Stapf. on native grasses. In: Organising Committee (ed.) 9th International Conference on the Ecology and Management of Alien Plant Invasions. Program and Abstract Book. 17-21 September 2007, Hyatt Regency, Western Australia. Congress West, Wembley. p. 212.

Nachimuthu, G., Kristiansen, P., Lockwood, P. and Guppy, C. 2007. Soil phosphorus status in organic and conventional vegetable farms in Southeast Queensland, Australia. In: 3rd QLIF Congress in March 2007: Improving Sustainability in Organic and Low Input Food Production Systems. March 20-23 2007, University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany. Quality Low Input Food, Newcastle.

Chaniago, I., Taji, A., Kristiansen, P. and Jessop, R. 2006. Antimitotic properties of aqueous extract of some weed species on soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr.]. In: Chaniago, I. (ed.) Natural Products for Future Healthcare. The Twelfth Asian Symposium on Medicinal Plants, Spices and Natural Products (ASOMPS XII). 13-18 November 2006, Bumi Minang Hotel, Padang, West Sumatra Indonesia. Program and Abstracts. University of Andalas, Padang. pp. 28-29.

Chejara, V.K., Nadolny, C., Kristiansen, P., Whalley, R.B.D. and Sindel, B.M. 2006. Impacts of Hyparrhenia hirta (L.) Stapf (Coolatai grass) on native vegetation in a travelling stock route in northern New South Wales In: Preston, C., Watts, J.H. and Crossman, N.D. (eds.) 15th Australian Weeds Conference Papers and Proceedings. Managing Weeds in a Changing Climate. 24-28 September 2006, Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia. Weed Management Society of South Australia, Adelaide. pp. 207-210.

Cici, S.-Z.-H., Kristiansen, P. and Sindel, B.M. 2006. Improving competitive ability of chickpea with sowthistle. In: Preston, C., Watts, J.H. and Crossman, N.D. (eds.) 15th Australian Weeds Conference Papers and Proceedings. Managing Weeds in a Changing Climate. 24-28 September 2006, Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia. Weed Management Society of South Australia, Adelaide. pp. 324-327.

Kristiansen, P., Taji, A. and Reganold, J. 2006. Organic Agriculture: a Global Perspective. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood

Kristiansen, P. and Merfield, C. 2006. Global overview of organic agriculture. In: Kristiansen, P., Taji, A. and Reganold, J. (eds.) Organic Agriculture: a Global Perspective. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne

von Fragstein und Niemsdorff, P. and Kristiansen, P. 2006. Crop agronomy in organic agriculture. In: Kristiansen, P., Taji, A. and Reganold, J. (eds.) Organic Agriculture: a Global Perspective. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne

Lockie, S., Halpin, D. and Pearson, D. 2006. Understanding the market for organic food. In: Kristiansen, P., Taji, A. and Reganold, J. (eds.) Organic Agriculture: a Global Perspective. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne

Kristiansen, P., Taji, A. and Reganold, J. 2006. Key issues for the future. In: Kristiansen, P., Taji, A. and Reganold, J. (eds.) Organic Agriculture: a Global Perspective. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne

Chang, H.-S. and Kristiansen, P. 2006. Selling Australia as 'clean and green'. Australian Journal of Agricultural & Resource Economics. 50(1): 103-113

Nachimuthu, G., Kristiansen, P., Lockwood, P. and Guppy, C. 2005. A comparison of soil properties under organic and conventional farming in Australia. Researching Sustainable Systems - International Scientific Conference on Organic Agriculture, Adelaide, Australia, September 21-23, 2005. ISOFAR

Sriskandarajah, N., Mulley, R., Christie, M., Taji, A., Wals, A., Abbott, L., von Fragstein und Niemsdorff, P., Williams, R., Langer, V., Olsen, H., Parvez, Q., Ward, P., Packham, R., Scullion, J., Daniel, H., Kristiansen, P. and Galea, V. 2005. Learning through exchange about organic agriculture - case of Europe and Australia. In: IFOAM (ed.) Shaping Sustainable Systems. Proceedings of the 15th IFOAM Organic World Congress 20-23 September 2005, Adelaide Australia. IFOAM (International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements), Bonn

Kristiansen, P., Sindel, B.M., Jessop, R. and Cerrai, D. 2005. Brassica cover crops for weed control in organic vegetable production. In: IFOAM (ed.) Shaping Sustainable Systems. Proceedings of the 15th IFOAM Organic World Congress 20-23 September 2005, Adelaide Australia. IFOAM (International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements), Bonn

Hassall, A.G., Kristiansen, P. and Taji, A. 2005. Investigation of management practices and economic viability of vineyards for organic wine production. In: IFOAM (ed.) Proceedings of the 8th International IFOAM Viticulture & Wine Conference. September 2005, Adelaide Australia. IFOAM (International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements), Bonn

Van Ryswyk, D., Sindel, B.M., Jessop, R. and Kristiansen, P. 2004. Effect of night cultivation on the emergence and competition of weeds in buckwheat. In: Sindel, B.M. and Johnson, S.B. (eds.) Proceedings of the 14th Australian Weeds Conference. 6-9 September 2004, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW. Australian Weeds Conference Secretariat, Wagga Wagga. pp. 312-315

Pearson, D. 2003. Organic fresh fruit and vegetable purchases: Buyer's selection of retail outlet and evaluation of individual products. University of New England, Armidale. Doctor of Philosophy thesis.

Oliver, I., Kristiansen, P. and Silberbauer, L. (eds.) 2003. ESA Ecology 2003 Conference: Abstracts. University of New England, Armidale, NSW, Australia, 8-10 December 2003. University of New England, Armidale.

Kristiansen, P.E., Sindel, B.M. and Jessop, R.S. 2003. Effect of weed control methods on crop growth and soil conditions in organic lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) production. In: Organic Federation of Australia. (ed.) Organic Futures for Australia. 2nd National Organic Conference. Adelaide, October 2-3 2003. Record of Proceedings. Organic Federation of Australia, Sydney. p. 131

Kristiansen, P. 2003. Sustainable Weed Management in Organic Herb and Vegetable Production. Unpublished PhD thesis, School of Rural Science and Agriculture, University of New England, Armidale

Kristiansen, P., Sindel, B. and Jessop, R. 2003. Agronomic and economic evaluation of weed management methods in organic herb and vegetable production systems. Solutions for a Better Environment. 11th Australian Agronomy Conference, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria, 2-6 February 2003. CD-ROM. Australian Society of Agronomy

Pearson, D. 2002. Marketing organic food: who buys it and what do they purchase? Food Australia. 54(1): 31-4.

Pearson, D. 2001. How to increase organic food sales: results from research based on market segmentation and product attributes. Australian Agribusiness Review. 9(8): 1-8.)

Kristiansen, P.E., Sindel, B.M. and Jessop, R.S. 2001. The importance of diversity in organic weed management. In: RIRDC (ed.) The Organic Challenge: Unity Through Diversity. RIRDC's Inaugural National Organics Conference 2001. Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia, 27-28th August 2001. Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, Barton. pp. 188-198

Kristiansen, P.E., Sindel, B.M. and Jessop, R.S. 2001. Weed control in organic horticultural cropping systems. In: O'Malley, K. (ed.) Organic Farming Workshops, 5-7th July 2001, NSW Agriculture Centre for Organic Farming, Bathurst, NSW. NSW Agriculture, Bathurst

Kristiansen, P.E., Jessop, R.S. and Sindel, B.M. 2001. Organic weed management survey: methods used by Australian herb and vegetable growers. In: Rowe, B., Mendham, N. and Donaghy, D. (eds.) 10th Australian Agronomy Conference. Science and Technology: Delivering Results for Agriculture. 28 January - 1 February 2001, Hobart, Tasmania. Australian Society of Agronomy, Hobart

Kristiansen, P. 2000. Work with nature for weed control. In: Kondinin Group (ed.) Organic Farming in Australia. Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, Barton. pp. 18-25

Kristiansen, P.E., Sindel, B.M. and Jessop, R.S. 1999. Information resources for organic weed management in Australia. In: Jewel, R. (ed.) Farming for the Future: Organic Produce for the 21st Century, 22-23rd September 1999. Central Queensland University, Mackay

Kristiansen, P.E., Sindel, B.M. and Jessop, R.S. 1999. Organic weed management research in Australia. In: Bishop, A., Boersma, M. and Barnes, C.D. (eds.) Proceedings of the 12th Australian Weeds Conference. Tasmanian Weeds Society, Hobart. pp. 35-38

Pearson, D. 1998. Why do consumers choose organic food? A model based on a review of empirical research. In: Foguelman, D. and Lockeretz, W. (eds.) Organic Agriculture - the Credible Solution for the XXIst Century: Proceedings of the 12th International IFOAM Scientific Conference. International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements, Mar del Plata, Argentina. pp. 104-108.

Pearson, D. and Neeson, R. 1997. Marketing organic products - unlocking their potential. In: Neeson, R. and Pearson, D. (eds.) Marketing Organic and Bio-dynamic Products. Conference Proceedings. NSW Agriculture.