Emerging Issues in Climate Smart Livestock Production

Written By Sukanta Mondal
Emerging Issues in Climate Smart Livestock Production
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 September 2021
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
  • Pages : 640 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Emerging Issues in Climate Smart Livestock Production

Emerging Issues in Climate Smart Livestock Production
  • Author : Sukanta Mondal,Ram Lakhan Singh
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-09-15
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : Emerging Issues in Climate Smart Livestock Production: Biological Tools and Techniques furnishes a detailed reference on livestock sustainability and the role of biotechnology for creating more sustainable livestock production systems. The book is a collection of scientific techniques, including genetic engineering used to modify and improve animals, fishes, and microorganisms ...

Climate Change and Agriculture Worldwide

Climate Change and Agriculture Worldwide
  • Author : Emmanuel Torquebiau
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-10-26
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : In recent years, especially with the approach of the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Paris in late 2015, the number of publications, conferences and meetings on climate change has been growing exponentially. Yet uncertainties remain concerning rural tropical ...

The future of livestock in Ethiopia

The future of livestock in Ethiopia
  • Author : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  • Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.
  • Release Date : 2019-06-25
  • Total pages : 48
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : Ethiopian decision makers have to grapple with so many uncertainties from multiple directions that prioritizing interventions and holding a straight course prove a daunting task. In the next decades, population growth, urbanization, smart technological innovations and adoptions, increased movements of people and goods, not to mention climate change, will thoroughly ...

Emerging Smart Technologies

Emerging Smart Technologies
  • Author : Dr. Matthew N. O Sadiku
  • Publisher : AuthorHouse
  • Release Date : 2021-03-04
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : We live in a world with an abundance of technologies and the technologies are developing and improving rapidly. Technologies are transforming our lifestyles, social interactions, and workplaces. Nearly everyone in the developed nations possesses multiple electronic gadgets (cell phones, tablets, personal computers, laptops, digital notebooks, etc.). Daily use of technology ...

Climate Smart Agriculture

Climate Smart Agriculture
  • Author : Leslie Lipper,Nancy McCarthy,David Zilberman,Solomon Asfaw,Giacomo Branca
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-10-20
  • Total pages : 630
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : This book is open access under a CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO license. The book uses an economic lens to identify the main features of climate-smart agriculture (CSA), its likely impact, and the challenges associated with its implementation. Drawing upon theory and concepts from agricultural development, institutional, and resource economics, this book ...

Climate Smart Agriculture

Climate Smart Agriculture
  • Author : Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  • Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.
  • Release Date : 2018-06-12
  • Total pages : 629
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : The book expands and formalizes the conceptual foundations of Climate-Smart Agriculture, drawing upon theory and concepts from agricultural development, institutional and resource economics. The book uses economic lens to identify the main features of CSA, its likely impact, and the challenges associated with its implementation. It is a product of ...

Climate Impacts on Agricultural and Natural Resource Sustainability in Africa

Climate Impacts on Agricultural and Natural Resource Sustainability in Africa
  • Author : Bal Ram Singh,Andy Safalaoh,Nyambilila A. Amuri,Lars Olav Eik,Bishal K. Sitaula,Rattan Lal
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-03-17
  • Total pages : 637
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : This book discusses knowledge-based sustainable agro-ecological and natural resource management systems and best practices for sustained agricultural productivity and ecosystem resilience for better livelihoods under a changing climate. With a focus on agriculture in Africa, the book assesses innovative technologies for use on smallholder farms, and addresses some of the ...

Critical Role of Animal Science Research in Food Security and Sustainability

Critical Role of Animal Science Research in Food Security and Sustainability
  • Author : National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Sciences,Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources,Policy and Global Affairs,Science and Technology for Sustainability Program,Committee on Considerations for the Future of Animal Science Research
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-31
  • Total pages : 436
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : By 2050 the world's population is projected to grow by one-third, reaching between 9 and 10 billion. With globalization and expected growth in global affluence, a substantial increase in per capita meat, dairy, and fish consumption is also anticipated. The demand for calories from animal products will nearly double, highlighting the critical importance ...

Emerging Internet Based Technologies

Emerging Internet Based Technologies
  • Author : Matthew N. O. Sadiku
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-15
  • Total pages : 129
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : The author of this book has identified the seven key emerging Internet-related technologies: Internet of things, smart everything, big data, cloud computing, cybersecurity, software-defined networking, and online education. Together these technologies are transformational and disruptive. This book provides researchers, students, and professionals a comprehensive introduction, applications, benefits, and challenges for ...

Food Security and Land Use Change under Conditions of Climatic Variability

Food Security and Land Use Change under Conditions of Climatic Variability
  • Author : Victor R. Squires,Mahesh K. Gaur
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-05-12
  • Total pages : 355
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : This volume analyzes the global challenges of food security, land use changes, and climate change impacts on food production in order to recommend sustainable development policies, anticipate future food services and demands, and identify the economic benefits and trade-offs of meeting food security demands and achieving climate change mitigation objectives. ...

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  • Author : Malabo Montpellier Panel
  • Publisher : Intl Food Policy Res Inst
  • Release Date : 2020-07-29
  • Total pages : 94
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : Meat, Milk & More: Policy Innovations to Shepherd Inclusive and Sustainable Livestock Systems in Africa highlights options for sustainably promoting growth in the livestock sector, drawing from what four African countries—Ethiopia, Mali, South Africa, and Uganda—have done successfully in terms of institutional and policy innovation as well as programmatic ...

Climate Change and Agricultural Development

Climate Change and Agricultural Development
  • Author : Udaya Sekhar Nagothu
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-07-15
  • Total pages : 322
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : Two of the greatest current challenges are climate change (and variability) and food security. Feeding nine billion people by 2050 will require major efforts aimed at climate change adaptation and mitigation. One approach to agriculture has recently been captured by the widely adopted term of "Climate Smart Agriculture" (CSA). This book ...

Agricultural Development and Food Security in Developing Nations

Agricultural Development and Food Security in Developing Nations
  • Author : Ganpat, Wayne G.,Dyer, Ronald,Isaac, Wendy-Ann P.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-10-19
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : The development of sustainable agricultural systems is an imperative aspect of any country, but particularly in the context of developing countries. Lack of progress in these initiatives can have negative effects on the nation as a whole. Agricultural Development and Food Security in Developing Nations is a pivotal reference source ...

Boosting Koronivia in the livestock sector

Boosting Koronivia in the livestock sector
  • Author : Uwizeye, A., Reppin, S., Opio, C., Teno, G., Lopes, J., Dondini, M., Langston Diagne, M.
  • Publisher : Food & Agriculture Org.
  • Release Date : 2021-04-29
  • Total pages : 72
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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Summary : The following meeting report "Boosting Koronivia in the livestock sector" is part of a webinar series and is related to the Koronivia Joint Work on Agriculture (KJWA) topic 2(e) Improved livestock management systems including agro-pastoral production systems and others. The objectives of the online workshops were to: a) discuss the ...

From Food Scarcity to Surplus

From Food Scarcity to Surplus
  • Author : Ashok Gulati
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-08-04
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780128222652
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