Essays about: "n quality management"

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  1. 1. Influence of land cover changes on organic carbon and organic nitrogen concentrations in Swedish rivers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Julia Iwan; [2021]
    Keywords : Total Organic Carbon TOC ; Total Organic Nitrogen TON ; Land Cover Change; Sweden; WaterBase; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : There is increasing pressure on freshwater systems due to excessive nutrient loading by anthropogenic sources. In Sweden, freshwaters have become browner due to increasing exports of organic matter from soils into streams, rivers, and lakes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi and its agricultural benefits : how to succeed with AMF inoculation

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Katarina Boström; [2020]
    Keywords : crop yield; field conditions; inoculum; nutrient availability; soil management;

    Abstract : Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (AMF) are obligate symbionts to 85% of all land-living plants. They provide P and other nutrients in exchange for carbohydrates produced in the photosynthesis. They have proven to alleviate biotic and abiotic stress and to increase soil structure and biodiversity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Improving silage digestibility with fibrolytic enzymes

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Thomas Eliasson; [2018]
    Keywords : ensilage; smältbarhet; fiber; växtfiber;

    Abstract : In Sweden, the dairy cow is an important producer of both milk and meat. The production is highly dependent on forage as a source of nutrients for the cow. Ruminants are excellent converters of plant material that otherwise is highly indigestible for humans. READ MORE

  4. 4. Adopting a resilience lens in managing decentralized water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) systems

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Claudius Mpofu; [2018]
    Keywords : resilience; drinking water; sanitation and hygiene WASH ; decentralized systems; small-scale; WASH planning;

    Abstract : Climate change and increased pressure on water resources through urban and peri-urban population growth present some major uncertainties to the sustainable provision of good quality water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services, particularly to small-scale decentralized systems which are considered more vulnerable compared to centralized systems. The concept of “resilience” could be useful when dealing with such uncertainties. READ MORE

  5. 5. Feeding routines and feed quality on small-scale dairy farms in Baringo, Kenya

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Author : Maja Möller; [2018]
    Keywords : Small-scale dairy farm; smallholder dairy farm; fodder; feed; Dairy meal; Kenya; Baringo; feed quality; feeding routines;

    Abstract : An increasing population together with a growing interest in consumption of animal proteins requires an intensified dairy production in Kenya. The aver-age milk production of 4.4 litres per cow and day is neither efficient enough nor reach the genetic capacity of the exotic dairy cattle used in the small-holder dairy sector. READ MORE