Essays about: "The Farmer"

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  1. 1. Verification measurements on MRI-linac with PTW BEAMSCAN MR

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Olivia Kvarnlöf; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In radiotherapy the main goal is to kill cancer cells, prevent them from growing and reproducing, while healthy tissue is spared. One technique to treat cancer is to use external radiotherapy where a linear accelerator (linac) is used to generate a high energy radiation photon beam. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluating Sentinel-2 based phenology and productivity data for crop monitoring in Swedish agricultural fields

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Daniel Erlström; [2022]
    Keywords : Geography; Phenology; Agriculture; Yield; Remote Sensing; Sentinel-2; Productivity; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Sentinel-2 based data provides interesting opportunities for land monitoring and applications in agriculture. High-Resolution Vegetation Phenology and Productivity (HR-VPP) is derived from Sentinel-2 data and offers up to 13 metrics. READ MORE

  3. 3. The role of emotion and economics : A quantitative study of succession intentions in family farms

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    Author : Annie Rydqvist; Josefin Liljeqvist; [2022]
    Keywords : Succession; Intra-family transfer; Family farms; Agriculture; Family firms;

    Abstract : Background: Over the last 30 years, Sweden's agricultural industry has changed significantly, with land prices rising and the number of agricultural firms steadily declining as they are replaced by larger farms. In the near future, there will be a considerable increase in the number of ownership transfers initiated in Sweden, this since in 2020 one-third of agricultural entrepreneurs with sole proprietorships were 65 or older. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bridging the Intention-Action Gap : Understanding On-Farm Biosecurity Behaviour of Smallholder Poultry Farmers in Ghana

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Anica Buckel; [2022]
    Keywords : Behavioural Science; Social Psychology; Dual-Process Theory; Antimicrobial Resistance; On-farm Biosecurity Behaviour; Smallholder Poultry Farms; Ghana; Sub Saharian Africa;

    Abstract : Antimicrobial resistance is a major global health challenge. It threatens the achievement of multiple SDGs with disproportionately negative consequences for LMICs. AMR is associated with the misuse of antibiotics, which is especially dominant in livestock farming. On-farm biosecurity has been identified as an effective way to prevent diseases. READ MORE

  5. 5. Luftvägsinfektion hos kalv : en utvärdering av kriterier för insättande av behandling samt behandlingseffekt vid luftvägsinfektion hos kalv

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Josefin Sandelius; [2022]
    Keywords : nötkreatur; kalv; luftvägsinfektion; lunginflammation; ultraljud;

    Abstract : Luftvägsinfektion är ett vanligt förekommande problem hos kalvar. Sjukdomen drabbar kalvar i alla åldrar och kan på sikt leda till nedsatt tillväxt och bestående förändringar i lungorna. READ MORE