Sökning: "livestock"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 316 uppsatser innehållade ordet livestock.

  1. 1. The importance of livestock for food security and nutrition in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Kandidat-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Animal Nutrition and Management

    Författare :Kajsa Bruhn; [2019]
    Nyckelord :undernourishment; stunting; livestock ownership; animal source foods; diarrhea;

    Sammanfattning : In Sub- Saharan Africa 222 million people suffer from undernourishment, making it the region with the highest prevalence of undernourishment in the world. The prevalence of household livestock ownership is high in the region, making livestock’s influence on undernourishment and food security an interesting aspect to further examine. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Seroprevalence and risk factors for Rift Valley fever and Capripoxvirus in small ruminants in the border region of Tanzania - Zambia

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Författare :Emelie Olovsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Infectious diseases; RVFS; CaPV; SGPV; sheep and goat pox; seroprevalence; risk factors; Tunduma; Momba; goats; sheep; livestock;

    Sammanfattning : Tanzania is a country where poverty is still high and many households are dependent on agriculture to support their families. Small ruminants, such as sheep and goats, make up an important part of agriculture; they are cheap to buy and can easily be sold or exchanged for the farmers. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Hållbar boskapsproduktion : växthusgaser från nötkreatur och möjliga strategier för minskade utsläpp

    Kandidat-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Författare :Julia Bonevik; [2019]
    Nyckelord :koldioxid; lustgas; metan; silvopastoral; ekologisk;

    Sammanfattning : Hållning av nötboskap genererar utsläpp av de tre växthusgaserna koldioxid, lustgas och metan. Alla tre har stor betydelse för klimatet på jorden då de bidrar till den pågående globala uppvärmningen. Utsläpp från dessa växthusgaser kan delas in de som kommer direkt ur korna samt indirekta utsläpp som genereras vid skötseln av dem. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Climate change, an additional factor for considering the threat level of the snow leopard (Panthera Uncia)

    Kandidat-uppsats,

    Författare :Adam Fast; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Climate change; Snow leopard; IUCN; Klimatförändringar; Snöleopard;

    Sammanfattning : The snow leopard lives in the high mountains of Asia. Threats currently facing the species are being poached for its high-valued fur and being killed by herders in retaliation for livestock predation. LÄS MER

  5. 5. "If you use pencillin, use enough" - A normative study on the Swedish action plan against antibiotic resistance

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Emma Bryngelsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : The intention of this paper was to criticize the Swedish official action plan against antibiotic resistance with a focus on antimicrobial usage within livestock production. The aim was to strengthen and prove the thesis that there are deficiencies in the policy due to the exclusion of public participation and individual responsibility of meat consumption which is necessary for reducing antimicrobial resistance. LÄS MER