Essays about: "Cash Crop"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words Cash Crop.

  1. 1. Intercropping oats with annual clovers : effects on yields and aspects of biodiversity

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Anna Douhan Sundahl; [2021]
    Keywords : intercropping; cover cropping; pollinators; natural predators; weeds; clover; oats;

    Abstract : The use of fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides has contributed to greatly increase the crop yields per hectare. Humanity has become reliant on artificial inputs overshadowing usage of resources from ecosystem services that we continue to weaken further, by using agricultural practises decreasing landscape and species diversity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring the viability of re-introducing Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet as a multifunctional legume in northern Tanzania

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

    Author : Christopher Forsythe; [2019]
    Keywords : Tanzania; agroecology; Lablab purpureus L. Sweet; insect pest; accession; multifunctional crop; viable crop; socio-ecological niche;

    Abstract : Tanzanian people are currently facing food insecurity, poor nutrition and poverty. Agriculture is not meeting the demand since Tanzania is a net food importer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Growth, Inequality and Poverty in the Gold Coast, 1891 – 1947: Evolution of a Colonial Cash Crop Economy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Frigyes Harmat; [2019]
    Keywords : Ghana; Gold Coast; Cocoa; Colonialism; Economic History; Growth; Poverty; Inequality; Triangle; History and Archaeology; Business and Economics;

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  4. 4. Torkans spår i grovfoderproduktionen för lantbrukare med nötkreatur i Skåne 2018

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

    Author : Marcus Johansson; Elias Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : nötkreatur; grovfoderproduktion; torka 2018; Skåne; torktåliga växter;

    Abstract : Det här arbetet är baserat på en enkätundersökning av torkan 2018 och hur det har påverkat lantbrukarnas foderproduktion. Arbetet är avgränsat till lantbrukare som har nötkreatur och bedriver sin verksamhet i Skåne. Det har även gjorts intervjuer med två olika rådgivare för att få deras syn på hur 2018 blev för lantbrukarna. READ MORE

  5. 5. Microfinance in Ugandan coffee farming : a case study of coffee farmers in the Ugandan savings & credit cooperative “Buikwe Riis Coffee Farmers”

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Christian Pålsson; [2019]
    Keywords : agriculture; coffee farming; financial constraining; grounded theory; inductive; microfinance; qualitative; Uganda;

    Abstract : This thesis argues for utilizing microfinance when supporting Ugandan coffee farmers developing their coffee farming. To increase the effectiveness of microfinance in this context a modification of its repayment scheme is needed so it is to be more relatable to the special production properties that coffee farming inherently has. READ MORE