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1. 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

2. 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

3. Surveying the impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) on the poultry supply chain: a mixed methods study.

The coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has affected all supply chains through severe disruption of logistics activities, production, and markets. This study aimed to survey the impact of the coronavirus on the poultry supply chain using an exploratory sequential mixed design. We first addressed those...

Author(s) : Palouj, M.; Lavaei Adaryani, R.; Alambeigi, A.; Movarej, M.; Safi Sis, Y.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Control 2021 Vol.126

4. COVID-19 impacts and adaptations in Asia and Africa's aquatic food value chains.

The COVID-19 pandemic is a systemic shock that affects all areas of the global food system. A growing range of impacts on aquatic food producers, value chain actors and consumers is evident. In response, the report provides the impacts of COVID-19 on aquatic food value chains in Bangladesh, Egypt,...

Author(s) : Belton, B.; Rosen, L.; Middleton, L.; Ghazali, S. B.; Mamun, A.; Shieh, J.; Noronha, H. S.; Dhar, G.; Ilyas, M.; Price, C. R.; Nasr-Allah, A. M.; El-Sira, I. S.; Baliarsingh, B. K.; Panemangalore, A. P.; Rajendran, S.; Mohan, A. B.; Babu, R.; Akester, M. J.; Phyo, E. E.; Khin, M.; Olaniyi, A. A.; Siriwardena, S. N.; Bostock, J.; Little, D.; Phillips, M. J.; Thilsted, S. H.

Publisher : CGIAR Research Program on Fish Agri-Food Systems, Penang, Malaysia

Miscellaneous : COVID-19 impacts and adaptations in Asia and Africa's aquatic food value chains 2021 pp.ii + 27 pp. ref.many

5. Changes in the Vietnamese timber processing industry: a case of Quang Tri Province, north central region.

Vietnam's forestry policies have expanded the area of planted forests in order to meet the supply of raw materials for the timber processing industry. However, the diversity and volume of demand in the industry have also increased, and a shortage of raw materials can be assumed. For clarifying the...

Author(s) : Iwanaga, S.; Dang Thai Hoang; Kuboyama, H.; Dang Thai Duong; Hoang Huy Tuan; Nguyen Van Minh

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Forests 2021 Vol.12 No.8 ref.23

6. Drying ratio of herbal raw materials.

Drying of herbal raw materials is the basic method of their preservation, and the efficiency of this process determines the drying rate. The aim of the presented work was to collect and preliminary analysis the drying ratio coefficients included in publications in the field of herbalism, so that it ...

Foreign Title :Usychalność surowców zielarskich.

Author(s) : Gruszecki, R.; Zawiślak, G.; Rybiński, M.; Zalewska, E.; Walasek-Janusz, M.

Publisher : Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Przyrodniczego, Lublin, Poland

Journal article : Annales Horticulturae 2021 Vol.30 No.3/4 pp.5-21 ref.17

7. Proteins derived from the dairy losses and by-products as raw materials for non-food applications.

The disposal of a high volume of waste-containing proteins is becoming increasingly challenging in a society that is aware of what is happening in the environment. The dairy industry generates several by-products that contain vast amounts of compounds, including proteins that are of industrial...

Author(s) : Costa, C.; Azoia, N. G.; Coelho, L.; Freixo, R.; Batista, P.; Pintado, M.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : Foods 2021 Vol.10 No.1 ref.63

8. The current situation, problems and solutions in Turkey's fisheries and aquaculture sector.

The rapid increases in world population, rising standards of living and changes in consumption habits increase demands for fish and other fisheries and aquaculture products every day. The fisheries and aquaculture sector in Turkey and the world is an important sub-production branch of the livestock ...

Foreign Title :Türkiye su ürünleri sektöründe mevcut durum, sorunlar ve çözüm önerileri.

Author(s) : Şakima, İ.; Çevrimli, M. B.

Publisher : Veteriner Hekimler Dernegi, Ankara, Turkey

Journal article : Veteriner Hekimler Derneği Dergisi / Journal of the Turkish Veterinary Medical Society 2021 Vol.92 No.2 pp.198-218 ref.30

9. Estimating the market value of farm tractors in Chile: an econometric approach.

The aim of this study was to determine the main factors influencing the market price of agricultural tractors in Chile. A linear log model is used with data collected from ChileAutos, which is a website for vehicle sales, including 156 offers and 20 brands of new and used tractors. The results...

Author(s) : Lobos, G.; Baettig, R.; Schnettler, B.; Saens, R.

Publisher : Ediciones Universidad de Concepción, Chillán, Chile

Journal article : Chilean Journal of Agricultural & Animal Sciences, ex Agro-Ciencia 2021 Vol.37 No.1 pp.92-98 ref.36

10. Xylooligosaccharides from lignocellulosic biomass: a comprehensive review.

Xylooligosaccharides (XOS), produced from lignocellulosic biomass (LCB), are short-chain polymers with prebiotic activity which, in the last few decades, have gained commercial interest due to their potential application as ingredients for the nutraceutical industry. This article reviews relevant...

Author(s) : Santibáñez, L.; Henríquez, C.; Corro-Tejeda, R.; Bernal, S.; Armijo, B.; Salazar, O.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Carbohydrate Polymers 2021 Vol.251

11. The impact of the supply of farmland, level of agricultural mechanisation, and supply of rural labour on grain yields in china.

In order to provide food security for a growing population, abundant crop production is necessary. Globally, unpredictable natural and human factors are the result of the unforeseen consequences of agricultural productivity. Appropriate land tenure, proper labour allocation, and higher agricultural ...

Author(s) : Abate, M. C.; Kuang YuanPei

Publisher : Research and Information Institute for Agricultural Economics, Budapest, Hungary

Journal article : Studies in Agricultural Economics (Budapest) 2021 Vol.123 No.1 pp.33-42 ref.46

12. Innovative behavior of soybean seed growers of North Karnataka.

The study was conducted during 2018-19 in the purposively selected Belagavi district of North Karnataka state considering the maximum area under soybean seed production. By employing ex-post facto research design data were collected from randomly selected 50 soybean seed growers. The results...

Author(s) : Mali, K. N.; Bheemappa, A.

Publisher : Connect Journals, Ghaziabad, India

Journal article : Journal of Experimental Zoology, India 2021 Vol.24 No.1 pp.161-164 ref.10

13. Value chain analysis of vegetable seeds in Rukum (West) district.

The study entitled 'Value Chain Analysis of Vegetable Seeds in Rukum (West) District' was conducted during September to December, 2019 to analyze value chain of vegetable seeds. Altogether, 109 respondents including actors and enablers were purposively selected. Both primary and secondary data were ...

Author(s) : Gautam, S. K.; Adhikari, R. K.; Sapkota, B. R.

Publisher : Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences & Technology, Kathmandu, Nepal

Journal article : Nepalese Journal of Agricultural Sciences 2021 Vol.20 pp.78-90 ref.15

14. Wastes to profit: a circular economy approach to value-addition in livestock industries.

The livestock sector is a fundamental part of the modern global economy and provides food, clothing, furnishings, and various other products. So as to ensure its resilience to changes in consumer expectations, cost of production, and environmental sustainability, the sector must shift to a circular ...

Author(s) : Ramirez, J.; McCabe, B.; Jensen, P. D.; Speight, R.; Harrison, M.; Berg, L. van den; O'Hara, I.

Publisher : CSIRO, Collingwood, Australia

Journal article : Animal Production Science 2021 Vol.61 No.6 pp.541-550 ref.many

15. The impacts of biofuel policies on spatial and vertical price relationships in the US fertilizer industry.

Biofuel policies and concomitant market forces in the mid-2000s systemically altered US corn markets. Because corn production requires large nitrogen fertilizer inputs, those policies may have also impacted US fertilizer markets. We model fertilizer price relationships across US regions and...

Author(s) : Bekkerman, A.; Gumbley, T.; Brester, G. W.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy 2021 Vol.43 No.2 pp.802-822

16. Comparison of GHG emissions and farmers' profit of large-scale and individual farming in rice production across four regions of Thailand.

A large-scale agricultural extension program in Thailand is established under the economy of scale concept. In this study, we used the life cycle assessment concept for greenhouse gas emissions (LCA-GHG) to evaluate and compare GHG emissions from individually farmed units and large-scale farming...

Author(s) : Arunrat, N.; Pumijumnong, N.; Sereenonchai, S.; Chareonwong, U.; Wang Can

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Cleaner Production 2021 Vol.278 ref.many

17. Agricultural production index: international comparison.

This paper investigates the influences of macroeconomic policies on agricultural production and other factors affecting it, based on panel data in a global sample for the period 2010-2017. Because spatial interactions in the agricultural production levels of countries are determined, spatial panel...

Author(s) : Bozkurt, I.; Kaya, M. V.

Publisher : Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic

Journal article : Agricultural Economics (Zemedelská Ekonomika) 2021 Vol.67 No.6 pp.236-245 ref.45

18. The impact of agricultural input costs on food prices in Turkey: a case study.

Food price inflation has been a significant subject of debate in Turkey since food prices soared in 2018. The study examines the linkage between agricultural input prices and food prices in Turkey by using quantitative method approaches with the monthly data spanning from 2015-M01 to 2020-M01. A...

Author(s) : Işik, S.; Özbuğday, F. C.

Publisher : Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic

Journal article : Agricultural Economics (Zemedelská Ekonomika) 2021 Vol.67 No.3 pp.101-110 ref.many

19. The price elasticity of cigarettes: new evidence from Spanish regions, 2002-2016.

Introduction: There is an agreement in the literature that tobacco price elasticity is around -0.4 for given location. Furthermore, works only focus separately, on the temporal dimension or the spatial dimension, however, there are studies that show the existence of spillovers between different...

Author(s) : Almeida, A.; Golpe, A. A.; Iglesias, J.; Álvarez, J. M. M.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Nicotine & Tobacco Research 2021 Vol.23 No.1 pp.48-56 ref.49

20. Sustainability of the seaweed Hypnea pseudomusciformis farming in the tropical southwestern Atlantic.

Seaweed culture is generally referred to as a sustainable production system. Nevertheless, this concept is biased by an environmental approach only, neglecting the economic and social dimensions of sustainability. The objective of this study was to assess the sustainability of the seaweed Hypnea...

Author(s) : Pereira, S. A.; Kimpara, J. M.; Valenti, W. C.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Ecological Indicators 2021 Vol.121 ref.many

21. Phenolic compounds of mango (Mangifera indica) by-products: antioxidant and antimicrobial potential, use in disease prevention and food industry, methods of extraction and microencapsulation.

Globally, a large amount of agri-food waste is generated as a result of industrial processes or direct consumption of raw materials, and when discarded, they represent a factor of environmental pollution. Mango by-products have a great bioactive potential, especially because they contain phenolic...

Author(s) : Tirado-Kulieva, V.; Atoche-Dioses, S.; Hernández-Martínez, E.

Publisher : Universidad Nacional de Trujillo, Trujillo, Peru

Journal article : Scientia Agropecuaria 2021 Vol.12 No.2 pp.283-293 ref.many

22. Circular economy for phosphorus supply chain and its impact on social sustainable development goals.

To be able to grow crops, we have interfered with Earth's reserves of one of top three essential elements, phosphorus (P), as to which we face a problem related to its high consumption compared to available resources. This forces us to follow the alternative of closing the phosphorus loop from a...

Author(s) : El-Wali, M.; Golroudbary, S. R.; Kraslawski, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2021 Vol.777 ref.many

23. The economic impact of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) pandemic in Spain.

Background: The COVID-19 pandemic has hit both the Spanish economy and the population's health hard. The result is an unprecedented economic and social crisis due to uncertainty about the remedy and the socioeconomic effects on people's lives. Methods: We performed a retrospective analysis of the...

Author(s) : Pinilla, J.; Barber, P.; Vallejo-Torres, L.; Rodríguez-Mireles, S.; López-Valcárcel, B. G.; Serra-Majem, L.

Publisher : MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland

Journal article : International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2021 Vol.18 No.9 ref.37

24. Can the ayurvedic pippali plant (Piper longum L.) be a good option for livelihood and socio-economic development for Indian farmers?

The pippali of Ayurveda botanically known as Piper longum L. is one of the economically valued plants, the fruits and roots of which are used widely in the preparation of traditional herbal medicines as well as in various modern drugs. The Ayurvedic medicine system has been heavily dependent on its ...

Author(s) : Gajurel, P. R.; Soyala Kashung; Sisibaying Nopi; Robert Panmei; Binay Singh

Publisher : Current Science Association, Bangalore, India

Journal article : Current Science 2021 Vol.120 No.10 pp.1567-1572 ref.29

25. Kinetics of galactooligosaccharide (GOS) production with two β-galactosidases combined: mathematical model and raw material effects.

Galactooligosaccharides (GOS), functional carbohydrates generally produced from different lactose sources, are relevant by-products in dairy industry. Experimental GOS production and kinetic profiles were evaluated in three raw materials with different content of lactose (pure lactose, permeate,...

Author(s) : Rico-Rodríguez, F.; Noriega, M. A.; Lancheros, R.; Serrato-Bermúdez, J. C.

Publisher : Elsevier, Oxford, UK

Journal article : International Dairy Journal 2021 Vol.118