Essays about: "spring barley"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words spring barley.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Växt-växtbaserad kommunikation : hur sortblandningar påverkade tillväxten hos vårkorn

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Alexander Pettersson; [2021]
    Keywords : allelobios; allelopati; flyktiga organiska substanser; vårkorn;

    Abstract : Växter utgör grunden för många ekosystem och näringskedjor. Som platsbundna organismer behöver växter kunna anpassa sig efter de rådande förutsättningarna kring växtplatsen. Växter anpassar sig inte bara efter abiotiska faktorer, utan även stress från skadegörare och andra växter spelar en stor roll för en växtens överlevnad. READ MORE

  3. 3. Screening of early root growth characteristics in seedlings of Nordic spring barley : utilization of hydroponics and GWAS for identification of QTLs and candidate genes for root traits

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Plant Breeding

    Author : Karl-Johan Fabo; [2021]
    Keywords : spring barley; plant breeding; root growth; early vigor; seminor roots; GWAS; QTL; quantitative traits; quantitative genetics; marker-assisted breeding; hydroponics;

    Abstract : In the Nordic countries, the cultivation of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) has a long history, and as one of the major cereals in the world, barley is of global importance for food security. The world population is growing, which naturally will increase demands for agricultural outputs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Multi-scale topography assessment for site-specific drought management in Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Karl Knaebel; [2021]
    Keywords : drought; topography; precision agriculture; Sentinel-2; DSS;

    Abstract : Globally, as well as in Sweden, the occurrence of droughts is expected to increase due to global warming. The drought summer of 2018 revealed the vulnerability of Sweden’s agriculture – with cereal yield losses of up to 50 %. Subsequently, the development of more resilience crop production systems to mitigate future droughts is required. READ MORE

  5. 5. Landscape factors influencing habitat and crop selection by wild boar in Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Cecilia Mwende Muthoka; [2021]
    Keywords : wild boar; habitats and crop selection; feeding stations; Q GIS; binary logistic model;

    Abstract : The wild boar population has increased rapidly during the last two decades in the southern and central parts of Sweden. This rise in population size has caused severe damages to agricultural fields through their foraging behavior. READ MORE