Merging Innumerable Tables into LaTeX? (Mac OS/X)

Sometimes you simply have to run models that test dozens of different hypotheses and therefore are left with a lot of output to work through.  For example, if I'm interested in how crops respond to extreme heat, there's a bevy of specifications to work through, but more importantly, numerous crops to test.  I use the … Continue reading Merging Innumerable Tables into LaTeX? (Mac OS/X)

CHIRPS v. 2.0 Released Today

Today the UCSB team released a major update to the CHIRPS precip product that people may be familiar with from Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) hazard (drought/flood) warning applications.  While v. 1.8 featured global data at pentadal resolution, this update expands the daily resolution dataset from SSA to global availability.  While you're there, check out their Early … Continue reading CHIRPS v. 2.0 Released Today

Calculating degree days with NumPy

Michael Roberts offers an extremely helpful post at G-FEED, including R code for generating the season growing degree days measure used in the seminal Schlenker Roberts 2009 paper on nonlinear crop responses to temperature.  Since many of the papers claiming to follow the approach don't actually adhere to it, he's posted code in the interest … Continue reading Calculating degree days with NumPy