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1. What are expectations for 2021/2022 sugar sales.

Foreign Title :Jaká jsou očekávání pro rok 2021/2022 z pohledu prodeje cukru.

Author(s) : Kolár, M.

Publisher : VUC Praha a.s., Prague, Czech Republic

Journal article : Listy Cukrovarnické a Reparské 2021 Vol.137 No.5/6 pp.178-179

2. The challenges of smallholder farming.

Author(s) : Wiggins, S.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : The sustainable intensification of smallholder farming systems 2021 pp.3-31 ref.many

3. Smallholder seed systems for sustainability.

Author(s) : Barker, I.; Jones, R.; Klauser, D.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : The sustainable intensification of smallholder farming systems 2021 pp.133-150 ref.15

4. Improving integrated soil fertility management (ISFM) by smallholders.

Author(s) : Vanlauwe, B.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : The sustainable intensification of smallholder farming systems 2021 pp.175-186 ref.27

5. Access to mechanization for smallholder farmers in Africa.

Author(s) : Fatunbi, O. A.; Kombat, R.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : The sustainable intensification of smallholder farming systems 2021 pp.187-213 ref.many

6. Financial services for smallholders.

Author(s) : Ghimire, N.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : The sustainable intensification of smallholder farming systems 2021 pp.217-256 ref.18

7. Strengthening commercial extension systems for smallholders.

Author(s) : Freeman, M.; Mungai, W.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : The sustainable intensification of smallholder farming systems 2021 pp.279-309

8. The role and challenges of the private sector in supplying inputs to smallholders.

Author(s) : Derera, J.; Gikera, J.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : The sustainable intensification of smallholder farming systems 2021 pp.381-410 ref.10

9. The role and challenges of the private sector in enabling market access for smallholders.

Author(s) : Logan, J.

Publisher : Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited, Cambridge, UK

Book chapter : The sustainable intensification of smallholder farming systems 2021 pp.411-424

11. Farm size and productivity debate in Indian agriculture: five decades of green revolution.

Author(s) : Raya Das

Publisher : Sameeksha Trust, Mumbai, India

Journal article : Economic and Political Weekly 2021 Vol.56 No.9

12. Increased climate variability and sedentarization in Tanzania: health and nutrition implications on pastoral communities of Mvomero and Handeni districts, Tanzania.

African pastoralists are undergoing significant changes in livelihood strategies, from predominantly mobile pastoralism to agro-pastoralism in which both livestock raising and cultivation of crops are practiced, to agro-pastoralism combined with wage labor and petty trade. These changes often...

Author(s) : Ripkey, C.; Little, P. D.; Dominguez-Salas, P.; Kinabo, J.; Mwanri, A.; Girard, A. W.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29 ref.many

13. Regional impact of COVID-19 on the production and food security of common bean smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa: implication for SDG's.

Concerns about the implications of COVID-19 on agriculture and food security in Sub-Saharan Africa abound. Containment measures in response to the pandemic have markedly different outcomes depending on the degree of enforcement of the measures and the existing vulnerabilities pre-COVID. In this...

Author(s) : Nchanji, E. B.; Lutomia, C. K.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29 ref.37

14. Can agroecology improve food security and nutrition? A review.

Agroecology increasingly has gained scientific and policy recognition as having potential to address environmental and social issues within food production, but concerns have been raised about its implications for food security and nutrition, particularly in low-income countries. This review paper...

Author(s) : Bezner Kerr, R.; Madsen, S.; Stüber, M.; Liebert, J.; Enloe, S.; Borghino, N.; Parros, P.; Mutyambai, D. M.; Prudhon, M.; Wezel, A.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29

15. Systemic risk and food security. emerging trends and future avenues for research.

The unanticipated international food price spike of 2008 has raised concerns about global food security. Might food systems lastingly fail to supply, trade, and distribute food? Might widespread unsustainable agricultural practices irreversibly alter ecosystems? Or might large scale food shortages...

Author(s) : Bernard Raymond, A. de; Alpha, A.; Ben-Ari, T.; Daviron, B.; Nesme, T.; Tétart, G.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29 ref.1

16. Urban food markets and the COVID-19 lockdown in India.

On March 24, 2020, the Government of India announced a 21-day national lockdown that has since been extended to May 31, 2020. The lockdown left urban food markets in disarray with severe supply bottlenecks and restrictions on doing business. At a time when food prices in India were declining...

Author(s) : Sudha Narayanan; Shree Saha

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29

17. Unleashing the social capital of self-help groups for strengthening seed systems in Uttar Pradesh, India.

Women's empowerment and varietal replacement of crops are often unconnected domains in agricultural development; an experience connecting both in India has global potential. Rajiv Gandhi Mahila Vikas Pariyojana, a women's empowerment and poverty reduction program in Uttar Pradesh, embedded seed...

Author(s) : Boef, W. S. de; Samarth Singh; Pooja Trivedi; Yadav, K. S.; Mohanan, P. S.; Sampath Kumar; Yadavendra, J. P.; Isaacs, K.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29 ref.24

18. Effects of fairtrade on farm household food security and living standards: insights from Côte d'Ivoire.

Fairtrade certification has recently gained in importance for various export crops produced in developing countries. One of Fairtrade's main objectives is to improve the social conditions of smallholder farmers. Previous research showed that Fairtrade has positive effects on farmers' sales prices...

Author(s) : Knößlsdorfer, I.; Sellare, J.; Qaim, M.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29 ref.35

19. A sustainability compass for policy navigation to sustainable food systems.

Growing acknowledgement that food systems require transformation, demands comprehensive sustainability assessments that can support decision-making and sustainability governance . To do so, assessment frameworks must be able to make trade-offs and synergies visible and allow for inclusive...

Author(s) : Hebinck, A.; Zurek, M.; Achterbosch, T.; Forkman, B.; Kuijsten, A.; Kuiper, M.; Nørrung Birgit; Veer, P. van 't; Leip, A.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29 ref.many

20. Small-scale farming and food security - policy perspectives from Central and Eastern Europe.

The policy measures integrated within the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) of the European Union (EU) offer potential for fostering the contribution of small farms to Food and Nutrition Security (FNS) in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). However, these measures require appropriate 'programming' by...

Author(s) : Toma, I.; Redman, M.; Czekaj, M.; Tyran, E.; Grivins, M.; Sumane, S.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29 ref.many

21. Do small food businesses enable small farms to connect to regional food systems? Evidence from 9 European regions.

For small farms across Europe, connecting to small food businesses offers a significant route to market. We analyse survey data from 85 small food businesses in nine European regions and explore the enabling and limiting conditions around this connectivity. We show how connectivity depends on...

Author(s) : Hernández, P. A.; Galli, F.; Prosperi, P.; Sandra Šumane; Duckett, D.; Almaas, H. E.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : Global Food Security 2021 Vol.29 ref.many

22. The impacts of agricultural trade on economic growth and environmental pollution: evidence from Bangladesh using ARDL in the presence of structural breaks.

Agricultural trade significantly promotes the economic boom in developing countries. Extensive traditional agricultural production methods have increased the pressure on the agricultural environment by expanding agricultural trade, which has attracted the attention of many scholars. This study aims ...

Author(s) : Ghimire, A.; Lin FeiTing; Zhuang PeiFen

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2021 Vol.13 No.15 ref.75

23. From schnitzel to sustainability: shifting values at Vienna's urban farmers markets.

This paper presents an empirically grounded investigation of the values and practices of farmers markets (FM) in Vienna, Austria and their linkages to wider alternative food practices of ecological, social and economic sustainability. If the FMs are to play a vibrant role in the Viennese...

Author(s) : Klimek, M.; Bingen, J.; Freyer, B.; Paxton, R.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2021 Vol.13 No.15 ref.57

24. Sustainability of regional agroecological economic system based on emergy theory: a case study of Anhui province, China.

The agroecological economic system is the basic system on which human beings depend for survival. In order to better evaluate the operation status of a regional agroecological economic system and deepen the cognition of the input and output of the regional agroecological economic system from the...

Author(s) : Wu Xue; Yang YaLiu; Liu CongHu; Xu GuoWei; Guo YuXia; Liu Fan; Wang Yuan

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2021 Vol.13 No.15 ref.44

25. The socio-economics factors in family farms with different economic sustainability levels from central and Eastern Europe.

Economic sustainability plays an important role in shaping conditions for economic growth and social development. The importance of answering the question about the level of sustainability of family farms results from the fact that the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, apart from exceptions...

Author(s) : Smędzik-Ambroży, K.; Guth, M.; Majchrzak, A.; Muntean, A. C.; Maican, S. Ş.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Sustainability 2021 Vol.13 No.15 ref.34