Sökning: "small-scale farming"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 117 uppsatser innehållade orden small-scale farming.

  1. 1. Ullgrens sallat En fallstudie av ett framgångsrikt småskaligt odlingsföretag byggt på hantverksmässig kunskap

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvård

    Författare :Malin Andersson; [2020-09-16]
    Nyckelord :small-scale farming; tacid knowledg; craftsmanship; sustainable development;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is a case study of Ullgrens handelsträdgård, a small-scale market garden which successfully produces vegetables, mainly salad, and has done so since 1945. The production is primarily done by hand with a minimum of machinery and without pesticides. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Hybrid patches of commoning - Unpacking influences of the hydrosocial cycle on commoning in a downstream desert reclamation area : case study in Youssef El Seddik, Egypt

    Kandidat-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete; Södertörns högskola/Utveckling och internationellt samarbete

    Författare :Benjamin Hellström; Leila Sultan; [2020]
    Nyckelord :water management; Egypt; hydrosocial network; commoning; irrigation; agriculture; commons; environment; desert reclamation; small-scale farming; water resources; livelihoods; Middle East; North Africa; MENA; participatory approach; workshop;

    Sammanfattning : Water stress is increasing globally, especially affecting arid regions of the world such as Egypt. Due to challenges related to intensifying effects of climate change and a rapidly growing population, the levels of and access to water is a continuous area of concern for the country – making it important to analyze how these water issues are managed. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Efficient Communication in Smart Homes

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för elektro- och informationsteknik

    Författare :Elin Lundgren; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Technology and Engineering;

    Sammanfattning : Smart furniture is being more and more common in our homes. This thesis combines the growing interest in smart homes and farming of flowers and vegetables. The goal is to determine and characterize the parameters one has to take into consideration in order to design of a smart system for indoor farming. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Seeds of sustainability? : A case study on agricultural sustainability perceptions among small-scale farmers in the Manyara region, Tanzania

    Kandidat-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Evelina Tarvainen; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Norms of sustainability; sustainable agriculture; the Organic Farming Movement; local seed trade; small-scale farmers; Green political theory; Tanzania;

    Sammanfattning : Agricultural policies worldwide are giving an increased focus to the goal of sustainable agriculture, but there are still uncertainties around how this is performed and achieved. As small-scale farmers are a fundamental part of agricultural production worldwide, earlier scholars request deeper understanding of how these farmers perceive sustainable agriculture and how they perceive the pathway towards sustainability. LÄS MER

  5. 5. A climate of difference: gender, farming, and climate variability : an investigation into the varied experience of gender vulnerability and agency among small-scale farmers in Ky Anh district, Central Vietnam

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Författare :Eoin O'Dwyer; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Gender; Climate Variability; Differentiated Vulnerability; Agency; Intersectionality; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This study explores gender identity, vulnerability, and agency in the lives of smallholder farmers, within the context of climate variability in Ky Anh, Central Vietnam. The study first explores how gender identity and power is constructed within everyday rural practices. LÄS MER