Essays about: "cereal, thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words cereal, thesis.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Långsiktiga effekter av växtföljd på avkastningen av vårsådd stråsäd

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Crop Production Ecology

    Author : Mina Sattar Panahi; [2020]
    Keywords : Avena sativa; havre; Hordeum vulgare; korn; långliggande försök; monokultur; stråsäd; Triticum aestivum; vete; växtföljd;

    Abstract : En varierad växtföljd är en vanlig tillämpad strategi för att öka grödornas avkastning och effektiviteten i resursutnyttjande. Motsatsen till detta kallas att odla i monokultur. Odlingsförsök har visat att stråsäd odlad i monokultur producerar lägre avkastning jämfört med när den odlas i en varierad växtföljd. READ MORE

  3. 3. Farmers' perceptions of climate change : a quantitative study of Scanian farmers

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Johan Tejler; [2019]
    Keywords : farmers perceptions; climate change; questionnaires; IPA; adaptation; Scania;

    Abstract : In this thesis, farmers` perceptions of climate change have been examined. Questionnaires were sent to 400 cereal farmers in the southernmost county of Sweden, Scania, of whom 221 replied. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Potential for an Environmentally Sustainable Green Revolution : The Case of Ghana

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Elin Walther; [2018]
    Keywords : Green Revolution; Ghana; Sustainability; Environment; Southeast Asia.; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to understand the state of the Green Revolution movement in Ghana, with a focus on environmental policy and its potential for future development. The main research question applied is “What is the potential for an environmentally sustainable Green Revolution-type advancement in agriculture in Ghana?”. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sjukdomsidentifiering i potatis och stråsäd med luftburna multispektrala sensorer

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Martin Holmberg; [2017]
    Keywords : höstvete; bladmögel; svartpricksjuka; UAS; Solanum tuberosum; Triticum aestivum;

    Abstract : Potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) and winter wheat (Triticum aestivum L. READ MORE