Essays about: "fruit"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 199 essays containing the word fruit.

  1. 11. Jordtrötthet i frukt-och bärodlingar

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

    Author : Zhanna Hjelt; [2017]
    Keywords : jordtrötthet; växtparasitära nematoder; återplanteringssyndrom;

    Abstract : Vad är jordtrötthet? Många har hört talas om eller i praktiken stött på detta begrepp för ett specifikt jordtillstånd. Definitionen är ett samlingsbegrepp som karakteriserar olika fysikaliska, kemiska och biologiska parametrar i marken som i sin helhet leder till försämrad tillväxt i odlingar av olika lantbruks-och trädgårdskulturer. READ MORE

  2. 12. Nutritional habits and physical activity among university students in Thailand

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för folkhälso- och vårdvetenskap; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för folkhälso- och vårdvetenskap

    Author : Emelie Persson; Sara Flodmark; [2017]
    Keywords : Nutritional habits; physical activity; young adults; university students; Thailand;

    Abstract : Background: An unhealthy diet and lack of physical activity are leading global risks to public health and causes of many non-communicable diseases. Purpose: The aim of the study was to investigate nutritional habits and physical activity among university students in Bangkok, Thailand. READ MORE

  3. 13. Modeling of a solar dryer for fruit preservation in developing countries

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för Energivetenskaper

    Author : Juliette Chaignon; [2017]
    Keywords : solar drying - fruit preservation - indirect solar dryer - direct solar dryer - modeling - CFD; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : About 25,3 % of the Mozambican population is suffering from undernourishment even though a sufficient amount of food and specifically fruits are produced. Post-harvest losses are estimated to 25 % to 40 % and part of the production is not even harvested due to a short season. READ MORE

  4. 14. Comparing the serotonergic system in vertebrates and invertebrates

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Elin Hessling; [2017]
    Keywords : Serotonergic system; serotonin receptors; SSRIs; serotonin transporter protein;

    Abstract : The serotonergic system is involved in a broad range of functions in both vertebrates and invertebrates and is highly conserved across taxa. Serotonin is an important monoamine acting in the brains of humans and animals, and has large and varying influences on many aspects of an individual’s life. READ MORE

  5. 15. Reaching for higher hanging fruit - A quantitative study of the impact of business incubators on students' opportunity-based entrepreneurial intentions in low-income countries

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Carl Ljunggren; Marcus Karlsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurial Intention; Business Incubator; Low-income Countries; Uganda;

    Abstract : This study examines the role of business incubators in the development of opportunity-based entrepreneurial intentions among students in low-income countries. The study, conducted at Makerere University in Uganda, first concludes that Shapero's model for measuring entrepreneurial intentions is applicable in a low-income country's context, though with lower explanatory effect than in high-income countries. READ MORE