Essays about: "problems in Agriculture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 183 essays containing the words problems in Agriculture.

  1. 1. Problems faced by small scale farmers in the dairy sector Pakistan : a case study of Punjab province

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Khwaja Tariq Ziad; [2018]
    Keywords : dairy production; Pakistan; supply chain;

    Abstract : The contribution of livestock in economic development of a country is vital. Pakistan is blessed with abundant natural resources, especially vast agricultural resources on account of its fertile irrigated land, four seasons and glorious history of old traditions of farming. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can Extension Close the Gender Gap in Agriculture? A Mixed Methods Impact Evaluation from Uganda

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Sara Davidsson; Anton Ståhl; [2018]
    Keywords : agricultural extension; female headed households; Uganda;

    Abstract : Malnutrition and food insecurity are urgent problems and increasingly salient policy topics, especially in the African context. Enhanced efficiency in agriculture and reduced gender inequalities have been raised as key solutions to these problems. One way to address the former is agricultural extension (AE) programmes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Greens and beans in the city - Urban agriculture and food security in Jinja, Uganda

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Oskar Bäcklin; Lina Malmberg; [2017-10-03]
    Keywords : urban agriculture; food security; urban planning; urban space; Global South; Uganda; urban development; development geography;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the problems with creating urban food security in a constantly urbanizingworld with focus on the role that urban agriculture may have in addressing this problem Thepurpose of this study is to investigate if urban agriculture is an important activity for creatingfood security in the city, using Jinja as an example. It also seeks to explore potentialopportunities and obstacles for agricultural activities within the city of Jinja. READ MORE

  4. 4. Different parameters affecting lipid oxidation in meatballs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Kajsa Granheimer; [2017]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this master thesis was to produce meatballs with different characteristics and from these, find the meatball that oxidized the most. For the production, minced meat with different concentrations of salt and fat from both beef and pork was used. Half of the meatballs were pan-fried and the other half was deep fat fried. READ MORE

  5. 5. Responsiveness in the Swedish moose management

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Marie Löfgren; [2017]
    Keywords : wildlife ecology; moose management; responsiveness; decentralization;

    Abstract : The moose population in Sweden has historically fluctuated considerably. It has changed from a situation of near extinction to a state of overabundance. With the intent to solve some of the ecological and social problems present in the moose management, the Swedish government introduced a new moose management system in 2012. READ MORE