Essays about: "Industrial soil"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 92 essays containing the words Industrial soil.

  1. 21. Hydroponic farming and circular economy : implementation of circular economy into hydroponic production

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Denisa Poznickova; [2019]
    Keywords : hydroponic farming; urban farming; indoor farming; sustainable production; food production; circular economy; implementation; controlled environment agriculture;

    Abstract : Vertical hydroponic farming presents an emerging industry that could soften the blow of conventional farming. Hydroponic farming is a form of controlled environment agriculture, which is usually situated indoors, and the plants grow in the absence of soil. READ MORE

  2. 22. Konsekvenser för svensk markanvändning vid övergång till EAT-Lancet kosten

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Maja Håkansson; [2019]
    Keywords : livsmedelsproduktion; miljömål; ekologiska restprodukter; Sverige;

    Abstract : Svält är idag en stor global utmaning. Samtidigt äter andra delar av världens befolkningen kost som medför risker för hälsan. Dagens livsmedelsproduktion påverkarmiljön negativt när det gäller frågor såsom global uppvärmning och övergödning. READ MORE

  3. 23. The changing landscape of France and its future for organic farming

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Elsa Fraysse; [2019]
    Keywords : Organic certification; EU regulation; The Common Agricultural Policy; Rural farms; Livelihood; France; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : The demand for organic products is high in France, and the amount of land under organic production is increasing. This is due to the Organic Certification label, that helps to bring up the price and attractiveness of organic goods, and the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) that provides farmers funds and assistance. READ MORE

  4. 24. Physico-chemical evaluation of the water quality in Rocha River: A qualitative and comparative analysis including aspects of social and environmental factors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk geologi

    Author : Stina Jacobson; Ida Sekizovic; [2019]
    Keywords : Cochabamba; Rocha River; water quality analysis; water pollution; wastewater; regulations; ICO-index; Hec-RAS; minor field study; Technology and Engineering; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : In this study, a physico-chemical analysis of the Rocha River was performed during the beginning of the rainy season 2018 in order to examine the current state of the water quality in the river at six different locations. The river, located in the Cochabamba department, Bolivia, was examined from upstream in Sacaba to downstream in Sipe Sipe. READ MORE

  5. 25. If you shall critique something, then you have to create an alternative: A ethnographic study of Navdanya Biodiversity Conservation Farm’s practices of farming with nature

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Tove Thernsjö; [2018]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is an ethnographic study of Navdanya Biodiversity Conservation Farm, and their critique of the industrial agriculture and food system that focuses on agricultural intensification when the real issue is about food availability and distribution. The main critique is that industrial agriculture is based on extraction and focuses on profit rather than the livelihood of farmers. READ MORE