Essays about: "Peri-Urban Agriculture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words Peri-Urban Agriculture.

  1. 1. Antibiotic use and resistance in the food and agricultural sectors in Bangladesh : present risk factors and possible improvements

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Linnea Eberson; [2022]
    Keywords : AMR; Bangladesh; AMU; multidrug resistant MDR ; low-and middle-income countries;

    Abstract : Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is one of the biggest threats against public health in the world. Antimicrobial substances are used within all different sectors and contribute to development of AMR. READ MORE

  2. 2. Living In The In Between: Transforming The Urban Fringe in Bettahalsuru, Bangalore

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Anusha Muralidhar; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban Fringe; Urban Design; Peri-Urban Agriculture; Peri Urban Interface; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : India is and has always been an agricultural country. The country’s Agri-exports touched Rs 2.52 lakh crores (about USD 35 billion) in the financial year 2019-20 (Sally, 2021), out of a total income from exports of around USD 300 billion (Sally, 2021). This makes rural regions and agricultural lands incredibly important to the country. READ MORE

  3. 3. Rooftop plant factories: effects on energy use for heating, cooling and electric lighting

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Energi och byggnadsdesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Yizhi Zhang; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban and peri-urban agriculture and forestry UPAF ; urban farming UF ; rooftop greenhouse RTG ; lighting; daylighting; energy conservation; roof; greenhouse; food; cities.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Within the next thirty years, two thirds of the human population will live in a city. This growing urban population requires a major shift in the way we produce and distribute food, since industrial agriculture practices contribute to climate change, biodiversity losses, pollution of waterways, soil degradation, etc. READ MORE

  4. 4. Udder health in dairy cows in Tajikistan – prevalence of mastitis and bacteriological findings

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Elisabeth Genfors; [2018]
    Keywords : milk; bovine mastitis; Tajikistan; small household farm; commercial dairy farm; bacteriological cultivation;

    Abstract : Agriculture, including dairy production, is one of the most important industries in Tajikistan, occupying more than 50% of the country’s population. Consequently, milk is an important source of income, but it also contains essential nutritional components. READ MORE

  5. 5. Food for Change: Exploring rural-urban linkages among youth in Guatemala

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Clara Axblad; [2018]
    Keywords : agriculture; communication; consumption; development; food; urbanization; Guatemala; rural-urban linkages;

    Abstract : As the world grapples with increasing urbanization, population growth, climate change and depleting natural resources, there is an increased recognition that more food will have to be produced with fewer resources while food consumption has to shift rapidly towards more sustainable patterns. Meanwhile, although many are willing to work in and innovate agricultural practices, young people in rural areas still struggle to access the resources needed to be part of this shift, not to mention to make a living. READ MORE