• Mbanyele, V, Mtambanengwe, F, Nezomba, H, Groot, J C J, and Mapfumo, P. Comparative short-term performance of soil water management options for increased productivity of maize-cowpea intercropping in semi-arid Zimbabwe. J. Agric. Food Res. 2021, 5, 100189.

  • Mbanyele, V, Mtambanengwe, F, Nezomba, H, Groot, J C J, and Mapfumo, P. Combinations of in-field moisture conservation and soil fertility management reduce effect of intra-seasonal dry spells on maize under semi-arid conditions. Field Crops Res. 2021, 270, 108218.

  • Mukumbuta, I, Chabala, L M, Sichinga, S, Miti, C, Lark, R M. 2021. A comparison between three legacy soil maps of Zambia at national scale: The spatial patterns of legend units and their relation to soil properties. Geoderma, 402, 115193


  • Lark, R M, Ligowe, I S, Thierfelder, C, Magwero, N, Namaona, W, Njira, K, Sandram, I, Chimungu, J G, and Nalivata, P C. 2020. Longitudinal analysis of a long-term Conservation Agriculture experiment in Malawi and lessons for future experimental design. Experimental Agriculture, 56, 506–527.

  • Chabala, L M, Chimungu, J G, Lark, R M, Mtambanengwe, F, Nalivata, P C, Phiri, E, and Sakala, G M. 2020. Eliciting experts’ tacit models for the interpretation of soil information, an example from the evaluation of potential benefits from conservation agriculture. Geoderma, 376, 114545

  • Pulford J, Crossman S, Begg S et al. Strengthening research management and support services in sub-Saharan African universities and research institutions [version 1; peer review: 3 approved with reservations]. AAS Open Res 2020, 3:31

  • Bates, I, Chabala, L M, Murray Lark, R, MacDonald, A, Mapfumo, P, Mtambanengwe, F, Patson, C, N, Owen, R, Phiri, E, and Pulford, J. 2020. Letter to the Editor: Response to Global soil science research collaboration in the 21st century: Time to end helicopter research by Minasny et al. Geoderma, vol 378.

UK Research and Innovation Global Challenges Research Fund

CEPHaS is funded by Research Councils UK through its Global Challenges Research Fund programme.

British Geological Survey Rothamsted Research Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine University of Nottingham The University of Zambia Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources University of Zimbabwe Kasisi Agricultural Training Centre Zambia Agriculture Research Institute Department of Agricultural Research Services