Essays about: "study plan agriculture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words study plan agriculture.

  1. 1. The contribution of Land Use Consolidation policy to food and nutrition security of women farmers : a case study of the farmers involved in potato farming, food availability in Nyabihu district, Rwanda

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Odette Mutangiza; [2019]
    Keywords : Land Use Consolidation; Food and Nutrition Security; Institution; women farmers; potato; Nyabihu; Rwanda;

    Abstract : The overgrowing population in Rwanda and the persistent fragmentation of households’ plots induced the land use designs to be restructured. The Government of Rwanda introduced the Land Use Consolidation (LUC) policy to manage land fragmentation, and shift from subsistence to a market oriented agriculture. READ MORE

  2. 2. Risk mapping of phosphorus leakage - improved method using a Digital Elevation Model

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Hanna Ekström; [2018]
    Keywords : surface runoff; erosion; phosphorus leakage; agriculture; sinks; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Eutrophication is an ongoing problem in the Baltic Sea and is therefore found as a topic of the Baltic Sea Action Plan as well as the environmental goals of Sweden. One source to eutrophication is the leakage of phosphorus from agricultural lands. READ MORE

  3. 3. Are we there yet? : a case study on SLU carpark management policy

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Filip Jankulovski; [2018]
    Keywords : Campus Alnarp; Campus Ultuna; Campus Umeå; Carpark fee; Carpark management; Employee behaviour; Workplace travel plan; Public transportation;

    Abstract : With the technological advances that has come up since the industrial revolution our standard of living has gone up. With these advances a line of environmental and social problems has emerged. The United Nations has come up with a wide range of sustainable development gaols to help combat these problems. READ MORE

  4. 4. Field study in Machacamarca, Bolivia : An investigation on the effects of implementing solar powered irrigation

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Amanda Henriksson; Stina Busin; [2018]
    Keywords : Irrigation; Solar power; Agriculture; Bevattning; Solenergi; Jordbruk;

    Abstract : This bachelor thesis consists of a field study conducted in the canton of Machacamarca close to La Paz in Bolivia. The global climate change has affected the weather in the area which has caused higher temperatures, irregularity in precipitation and unexpected frost. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gödselhantering på ridskolor : en enkätundersökning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Sara Lood; Catharina Odenius; [2017]
    Keywords : gödsel; hästar; miljö; ridskola; ekonomisk;

    Abstract : In Sweden, the horse industry is becoming more important to the agriculture and for the society, both in cultural, social and economic ways. The riding school is a large part of today’s society and involves people of all ages. The horses in the riding school produce a large amount of manure that in many cases is transported to landfills. READ MORE