Food Security China

Food Security and the Modernisation Pathway in China: Towards Sustainable Agriculture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 27, 2018
Food Security and the Modernisation Pathway in China: Towards Sustainable Agriculture

Food Security and the Modernisation Pathway in China: Towards Sustainable Agriculture By Marie-Hélène Schwoob
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 274 Pages | ISBN : 3319657011 | 9.99 MB

This book aims at providing students, experts and practitioners with a detailed overview of agricultural and food security issues in China, analyzed through the lenses of a multidisciplinary approach that enables to fully grasp the current socio-political challenges and lock-ins of agricultural transformation towards more sustainable practices.
The Commons, Plant Breeding and Agricultural Research: Challenges for Food Security and Agrobiodiversity

The Commons, Plant Breeding and Agricultural Research: Challenges for Food Security and Agrobiodiversity (Earthscan Food and Agriculture) by Fabien Girard,‎ Christine Frison
2018 | ISBN: 1138087580 | English | 324 pages | PDF | 6 MB

Sago Palm: Multiple Contributions to Food Security and Sustainable Livelihoods  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 6, 2018
Sago Palm: Multiple Contributions to Food Security and Sustainable Livelihoods

Sago Palm: Multiple Contributions to Food Security and Sustainable Livelihoods By Hiroshi Ehara
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 316 Pages | ISBN : 9811052689 | 17.59 MB

This book addresses a wide variety of events and technologies concerning the sago palm, ranging from its botanical characteristics, culture and use to social conditions in the places where it is grown, in order to provide a record of research findings and to benefit society.
Aquaculture and A Healthy Food Supply - How To Create Food Security Growing Healthy Foods In Our Own Backyard Using Aquaculture

Aquaculture and A Healthy Food Supply - How To Create Food Security Growing Healthy Foods In Our Own Backyard Using Aquaculture (Aquaponics Book 1) by Bill Johnson
English | 17 Mar 2013 | ASIN: B00BW9MICG | 22 Pages | AZW3 | 763.87 KB

Volatiles and Food Security: Role of Volatiles in Agro-ecosystems  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Jan. 22, 2018
Volatiles and Food Security: Role of Volatiles in Agro-ecosystems

Volatiles and Food Security: Role of Volatiles in Agro-ecosystems By Devendra K. Choudhary
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 380 Pages | ISBN : 9811055521 | 10.9 MB

This book presents research on volatiles produced by microbes and plants along with their biotechnological implications for sustainable agriculture. A greater understanding of how plants and microbes live together and benefit each other can provide new strategies to improve plant productivity, while at the same time helping to protect the environment and maintain global biodiversity.
Outgrowing the Earth: The Food Security Challenge in an Age of Falling Water Tables and Rising Temperatures (Repost)

Lester R. Brown, "Outgrowing the Earth: The Food Security Challenge in an Age of Falling Water Tables and Rising Temperatures"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 1844071855 | PDF | pages: 254 | 2.2 mb

Vision Infinity for Food Security: Some Whys, Why Nots and Hows! (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by insetes at Dec. 21, 2017
Vision Infinity for Food Security: Some Whys, Why Nots and Hows! (Repost)

Vision Infinity for Food Security: Some Whys, Why Nots and Hows! By Shashi B. Sharma, John Wightman
2015 | 116 Pages | ISBN: 3319232487 | PDF | 2 MB

Sustainable Agriculture towards Food Security  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 20, 2017
Sustainable Agriculture towards Food Security

Sustainable Agriculture towards Food Security By Arulbalachandran Dhanarajan
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 383 Pages | ISBN : 9811066469 | 9.33 MB

World’s population is projected to reach 9.7 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion in 2100. To meet the food demands of the exponentially increasing population, a massive food production is necessary. Agricultural production on land and aquatic systems pose negative impacts on the earth’s ecosystems. Combined effects of climate change, land degradation, cropland losses, water scarcity and species infestations are major causes for loss of agricultural yields up to 25%.

Building Food Security and Managing Risk in Southeast Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Nov. 5, 2017
Building Food Security and Managing Risk in Southeast Asia

Building Food Security and Managing Risk in Southeast Asia
English | 2017 | ISBN: 9264272380 | 260 Pages | PDF | 9.4 MB

This report explores effective policy solutions to the current and future challenges related to food security in the countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean).
A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices in Northern Ontario

A Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices in Northern Ontario by Michael A. Robidoux, Courtney W. Mason
English | April 12th, 2017 | ASIN: B071V98WJC, ISBN: 0887557570 | 184 Pages | EPUB | 2.15 MB

Food insecurity takes a disproportionate toll on the health of Canada’s Indigenous people. A Land Not Forgotten examines the disruptions in local food practices as a result of colonization and the cultural, educational and health consequences of those disruptions. This multidisciplinary work demonstrates how some Indigenous communities in northern Ontario are addressing the challenges to food security through the restoration of land-based cultural practices.