Essays about: "agricultural systems"

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  1. 1. Efficient Communication in Smart Homes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Author : Elin Lundgren; [2020]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Smart furniture is being more and more common in our homes. This thesis combines the growing interest in smart homes and farming of flowers and vegetables. The goal is to determine and characterize the parameters one has to take into consideration in order to design of a smart system for indoor farming. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bread Nouveau

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Axel Landström; Victor Isaksson Pirtti; [2020]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In 2018 90 billion tonnes of raw material was extracted globally. It is estimated 20% of this went to waste and with the quickening pace of global metabolism this figure is predicted to have doubled by 2060. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effects of afforestation and crop systems on the water balance in the highlands of Ethiopia

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Rebecca Naomi Ter Borg; [2020]
    Keywords : Acacia decurrens; landscape water balance; sediment yield; soil and water conservation; SWAT modelling; water balance partitioning;

    Abstract : In the Upper Blue Nile Basin land use is rapidly changing due to agricultural development and intensification with potential effects on the water availability both up- and downstream. This study is aimed to explore the impact of agricultural land use change on a landscape water balance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Agrivoltaic system : A possible synergy between agriculture and solar energy

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Charline Ninon Lolita Dos Santos; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The development of photovoltaic energy requires a lot of land. To maximize the land use, agrivoltaic systems that combine an agricultural and an electrical production on the same land unit are developed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Analyses of microbial community in nutrient solution with biofertilizer and risk assessment of establishment of pathogens

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk mikrobiologi

    Author : Julia Södergren; [2020]
    Keywords : Biofertilizer; hydroponic; 16S rRNa sequencing; challenge testing; calorimetry; applied microbiology; teknisk mikrobiologi; Agriculture and Food Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The societal interest for a more sustainable and circular food production is increasing. Hydroponic farming is an alternative way of growing vegetables that can bring farming into urban environments, reducing long transports of food. In parallel, the focus in waste treatment is being more directed toward resource recovery. READ MORE