Essays about: "organic export"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 essays containing the words organic export.

  1. 1. Assessment of the impact of the Black Coffee Twig Borer, Xylosandrus compactus infestation in Ugandan small-scale coffee gardens, and the potential of its suppression through repellence in conjunction with push-pull technology

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

    Author : Advaith Chakravarthy Shankarkumar; [2021]
    Keywords : coffee; smallholder farmers; livelihoods; BCTB; SplatVerb; repellents; attractants; push-pull; sustainable alternatives; perceptions; stakeholders;

    Abstract : Coffee production in Uganda is an important means of income for smallholder farmers and extensively supports rural livelihoods. It contributes to about 20- 30% of the annual export revenue of the country. Yet, coffee production is challenged by many factors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Impact of different catchments on the Brownification of Lake Bolmen

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Kaela Chileshe; [2020]
    Keywords : Brownification; dissolved organic carbon DOC ; Iron Fe ; water colour; landscapes; climate change;

    Abstract : Increased DOC and Fe concentrations from terrestrial landscapes has led to the browning of boreal surface waters. The negative societal and ecological impacts of brownification are increased cost of water purification, increased presences of algae and cyanobacteria, loss of ecosystem services and reduced recreational value. READ MORE

  3. 3. Factors Controlling Mercury Concentration in Rivers in the Mackenzie River Basin, Northwestern Canada

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Luft-, vatten- och landskapslära

    Author : Jack Hewitt; [2020]
    Keywords : mercury; Mackenzie River Basin; regression; Canada; community-based water monitoring;

    Abstract : Mercury (Hg) in rivers and streams of the Mackenzie River Basin (MRB) presents a risk to fish, aquatic mammals, and humans. This thesis makes use of newly-released water quality data, including total mercury (THg) and dissolved mercury (DHg), gathered through the NWT-Wide Community-based Water Quality Monitoring (CBM) program. READ MORE

  4. 4. Svensk quinoa : svensk quinoaodling och dess egenskaper som alternativ gröda

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

    Author : Amanda Wahlström; Sofia Samuelsson; [2018]
    Keywords : nya grödor; svenskodlat; saponiner; växtföljd; nordiskt klimat;

    Abstract : Quinoa är idag känd som en gröda riklig på protein. Att befolkningsmängden i världen växer gör att vi står inför en utmaning att kunna producera mat till en stor grupp av människor. Sverige har som känt bra mark att kunna odla på och detta måste utnyttjas. READ MORE

  5. 5. Know the flow - spatial and temporal variation of DOC exports and the importance of monitoring site specific discharge

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Johannes Larson; [2018]
    Keywords : dissolved organic carbon; DOC; export; boreal; specific discharge; spatiotemporal variation; löst organiskt kol; DOC; export; boreal; specifik avrinning; spatiotemporal variabilitet;

    Abstract : The export of dissolved organic carbon (DOC) is an important component in both water quality and carbon cycling within boreal catchments. DOC exports are mainly controlled by discharge. READ MORE