Essays about: "Agricultural Technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 361 essays containing the words Agricultural Technology.

  1. 1. Challenges during start-up of urine nitrification in an MBBR

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Ellen Ascard Edefell; [2017]
    Keywords : Urine; source-separation; urine stabilisation; nitrogen recovery; nitrification; moving bed biofilm reactor; MBBR; water engineering; environmental engineering; vattenförsörjningsteknik; avloppsteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Nitrogen and phosphorous compounds are secreted by humans and treated in wastewater treatments plants. These substances are also found in agricultural fertilisers and needed for plant growth. Nutrient recycling is limited in conventional treatment systems and valuable products are lost. READ MORE

  2. 2. Between Dark Days and Light Nights : International PhD Students’ Experiences in Uppsala

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Stefanie Mallow; [2017]
    Keywords : International PhD Students; Supervisors; Higher Education; Practice Theory; Sweden; Anthropology; Mobility;

    Abstract : Analysing what it means being neither immigrant nor tourist in a foreign country, this thesis looks at the experiences of international PhD students and their supervisors in the Swedish university town Uppsala. The Faculty of Science and Technology of Uppsala University and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) are the universities studied. READ MORE

  3. 3. Odlingssubstrat för vednedbrytande matsvampar : hur ostronskivlingens och shiitakens substratpreferenser påverkar vilka organiska restprodukter som lämpas för substrattillverkning

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Simon Hannus; [2017]
    Keywords : Lentinula; Pleurotus; svamp; lignocellulosa; restprodukter; odlingssubstrat; enzymer; substrattillverkning; saprotrof;

    Abstract : Sedan tidigt 2000-tal har den globala produktionen för matsvamp varit under stor tillväxt för att förse en växande marknad, vilket har bidragit till att vednedbrytande matsvampar som ostronskivling och shiitake har börjat få allt större erkännande i västvärlden, där champinjon fortfarande dominerar. För inhemsk produktion av matsvamp är svenska svampodlare till stor del beroende av import av odlingssubstrat, vilket är märkligt då förutsättningarna för dess tillverkning även bör finnas i Sverige. READ MORE

  4. 4. The determinants of a dairy farmer to stay in business : the case of Jämtland County

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Linnea Högberg; [2016]
    Keywords : dairy production; decision-making; economics of scale size; future; Jämtland County; ordered probit model; strategic management;

    Abstract : Agricultural production essential for human livelihood generating: food, fiber, and ecosystem services is conducted worldwide. All since the introduction of modern technology within the agricultural sector the productivity rate on farm level has increased significantly (Zvelebil & Dolukhanov, 1991) and farm units have become larger in size (MacDonald et al. READ MORE

  5. 5. Water and wastewater in Bangladesh, current status and a design of a decentralized solution

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Ayesha Sharmin; [2016]
    Keywords : sanitation; developing countries; wastewater; decentralization; water engineering; environmental engineering; avloppsteknik; vattenförsörjningsteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Wastewater treatment in developing countries is a major concern and solution has become challenging for various unfavorable conditions. Inadequate education and low economic perspective are causing difficulties in implementing advanced treatment methods. READ MORE