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Jaivik kheti Ke Naye Ayam Evam Pramanikaran
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: Hindi. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
जैव वैज्ञानिक कीट प्रबंधन प्रक्रिया में रसायनिक कीटनाशक के स्थान पर जैविक तत्वों, परजीवों, पक्षियों और प्राकृतिक परभक्षी कीटों का उपयोग किया जाता है। कम्पोस्टींग, हरी खाद बनाना, फसल चक्र, मिश्रित फसल, पक्षी दूर भगाना और ट्रेप जैविक कृषि के अन्य सिद्धांत हैं। भारतीय कृषि अनुसंधान परिषद और कृषि एवं सहकारिता विभाग भारत में जैविक कृषि का संवर्धन करने में कार्यरत है।
Technology Solution for Global Hunger
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
This short technical paper presents a technology with the potential to solve global hunger. A Synthetic Food Production facility is described which can provide daily food supplies for thousands of people at extremely low cost. Using the representative example, and 5 to 10 people operating the facility, it is possible to provide up to 10,000 ears (about 200 bushels) of sweet corn per day.
Status of the World's Soil Resources. Technical Summary
Price: Free! Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This document presents a summary of the first Status of the World’s Soil Resources report, the goal of which is to make clear the essential connections between human well-being and the soil. The report provides a benchmark against which our collective progress to conserve this essential resource can be measured.
History Of Marijuana
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
In this eBook I am teaching you things you need to know about the marijuana and the effetcs of it.
Achieving Zero Hunger: The Critical Role of Investments in Social Protection and Agriculture. Second edition
Price: Free! Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
This paper provides estimates of investment costs, both public and private, required to eliminate chronic dietary energy deficits, or to achieve zero hunger by 2030. The study adopts a reference baseline scenario, reflecting a “business as usual” situation, to estimate the additional investment requirements.
State of Food Insecurity in the CARICOM Caribbean: Meeting the 2015 hunger targets: Taking stock of uneven progress
Price: Free! Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This report presents the overview of food and nutrition security from the standpoint of what FAO classifies as the four pillars of food security, in the context of the Millennium Development Goals (MDG).
Regional Overview of Food Insecurity Europe and Central Asia: Focus on healthy and balanced nutrition
Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
As a region, Europe and Central Asia has achieved the Millennium Development Goal hunger target of reducing by half the proportion of people affected by hunger. Progress on reducing the incidence of hunger differs from country to country, with the Central Asian countries having the most difficulty.
Региональный обзор ФАО: Европа и Центральная Азия Курс на здоровое и сбалансированное питание
Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: Russian. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Как регион, Европа и Центральная Азия выполнили задачу Целей развития тысячелетия по сокращению вдвое доли людей, страдающих от голода. Конечно, прогресс в снижении случаев голода отличается в разных странах, при этом странам Центральной Азии пришлось приложить больше усилий, чем другим.
Biosurfactants- Novel Applications in Crop Protection
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 17,210. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Biopesticides derived of microbial origin a less harmful, consistent and biodegradable thereby avoid the pollution problems caused by the conventional pesticides. Biosurfactants can satisfy the needs of the modern market in natural products, particularly surface-active substances of new generation which are effective and ecologically safe.
Uses of Geothermal Energy in Food and Agriculture. Opportunities for Developing Countries
Price: Free! Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by FAO. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This book reviews the use of geothermal energy in agriculture and agro-industry around the world. With a simple format and copious illustrations and models, the book is accessible to a wide range of interested readers, including those with no technical background. It shows that geothermal resources have the potential to provide long-term, secure energy for the agriculture and food industry.
NUTRIENT DEFICIENCIES MANAGEMENT FOR TOMATO AND POTATO
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
It contains mineral disorders caused by macro and micro nutrients for tomato and potato. For each of the macro and micro nutrients their importance, symptomatology and control are discussed. Preventive measures have been developed for tomato and potato nutrient disorders. I hope that this book will serve a useful purpose for both the scientific community and the layman.
Deciphering Plant -Pathogen Interaction - The Noni and Root Knot Nematode
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Interaction between noni and root knot nematode was extensively studied to understand the host- pathogen relationship. Histopathological studies revealed the dislocation of vascular bundle. The nematode produced most of the egg masses inside the roots unlike in other plants.Translucent spherical granules seen inside the root gall was responsible for tissue abnormality and gall formation.
Seeds and Planting Material Production (Sinhala)
Price: Free! Words: 90. Language: Unknown language. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
A simplified technical guide for seed and planting material production on paddy, vegetables and fruits for farmers and agricultural students. It explains agronomic practices, seeds production methods, seed certification standards, marketing and legal frame work in Sri Lanka.
Humans on New Worlds?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,840. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
The need for humans to reach the stars is fast approaching. No other planet in our solar system is suitable for settling or farming. We need to start work on traveling to new worlds today. What should we be looking for in those new worlds? I'll bet you don't know what the first thing we should look for is. How are we going to get to those new worlds? Is NASA a dinosaur?
Tackling Food Insecurity With Genetically Modified Organisms
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biotechnology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
The book describes in brief how genetically modified plants are the call of future as the world faces global food crisis as the world population soars to mind-boggling figures
Protection of Rangeland and Pastures from Wildfire
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Grazing lands are subject to wildfire because of an abundance of fine fuel (grass), frequent dry conditions, and proximity to an ignition source -usually a road or highway. Due to the risk of Wildfire, rangelands and pastures must be protected from accidental fires and/or those that are intentionally set. Firebreaks are a necessary and useful tool in this regard.
After a Wildfire: Checklist of Considerations for Post-Fire Management
Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
All may appear lost, but with time and rain, pastures burned by recent wildfires will come back stronger if cattle are not restocked too early. The loss of standing vegetation affects not only the availability of feed for livestock, but also feed and cover, including nesting habitat for wildlife. This eBook is a checklist of considerations for post-fire management.
Hurricane Preparedness for Livestock Producers
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
With the right preparation you can protect your livestock from injury should a hurricane occur. This eBook briefly covers vaccinations, barn preparation, livestock evacuations, feed, hay and water storage.
Care and Treatment of Livestock After a Hurricane
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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Hurricanes can put livestock in immediate danger of drowning from flooding caused by heavy rains or storm surges in low-lying areas. In addition, flying debris or collapsing buildings can injure animals. These recommendations are just a partial list of actions that livestock owners should be aware of in a post-hurricane event and do not cover several species-specific concerns.
Stalk Rot of Corn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Stalk rot is an international and perennial problem with growing corn. This book describes of the causes of stalk rot in corn leading to suggestions for growers, seed companies, agronomists and corn breeders on reducing the occurence of corn stalk rot.

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