Essays about: "Oats"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 essays containing the word Oats.

  1. 1. Alkaline Protein Extraction of Oat Bran and Oat Endosperm Flour - the Effect of pH during Extraction and Precipitation

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

    Author : Bella Nielsen; Alva Rodhe; [2021]
    Keywords : Oats; Protein; Alkaline extraction; Protein extraction; Plant-based proteins; Oat protein; Oat bran; Oat endosperm; Iso-electric precipitation; Food engineering; Technology and Engineering; Agriculture and Food Sciences;

    Abstract : An increased understanding of the negative impacts of animal-based proteins, on both environment and health, has led to a rise in the demand for plant-based proteins. To meet the demands, conventional crops must be efficiently utilized. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cereals as ‘leftover biomass’ : an analysis of Swedish cereal production from the perspective of feed-food competition

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Beatrice Tillgren; [2021]
    Keywords : feed-food competition; left-over biomass; low‐opportunity‐cost feedstuff; cereals; cereal quality; wheat; rye; barley; oats; Swedish cereal production;

    Abstract : In a time with climate change and a growing population it is important to use the arable land as effectively as possible to ensure food security and minimize environmental impacts. Currently, livestock production uses 70% of all agricultural land which highlights the competition between the usage of land for crops for feed rather than for human consumption. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Key factors when going to market: A multi-perspective study of a novel oat-based compound's potential to go to market

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Axel Andréasson; Linda Myhrman; [2021]
    Keywords : Go-to-market; Avenanthramide; Technology; Market; Company capabilities; Nutraceutical; Cosmeceutical; Chemical engineering; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : En allt mer åldrande befolkning och ett större fokus på att hålla sig frisk har lett till ett ökat intresse för naturbaserade produkter som ger lugnande och hälsofrämjande effekter som lätt kan inkorporeras i människors vardag. En molekyl som är intressant för sådana applikationer är avenantramider (AVN): en havrebaserad förening som har uppvisat antioxidativ kapacitet och anti-klåda, antiinflammatoriska och antiproliferativa effekter. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effect of grains on satiety in dogs : investigated using a behavioural approach

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Malin Hellström; [2021]
    Keywords : dog; satiety; dietary fibres; feeding motivation; grain; whole grain; wheat; ; oats; rye; runway; attention bias;

    Abstract : High-quality foods have become abundant for our pet animals and with that, obesity has become a major threat to the health and welfare of our companion dogs. The use of dietary fibres in animal feeds to prolong satiety is well discussed in the literature for several species, but scarce when it comes to dogs. READ MORE