Food Security

Biofuels and Food Security: Biofuel Impact on Food Security in Brazil, Asia and Major Producing Countries (Repost)

Biofuels and Food Security: Biofuel Impact on Food Security in Brazil, Asia and Major Producing Countries By Tatsuji Koizumi
2014 | 136 Pages | ISBN: 3319056441 | PDF | 4 MB
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.

Edible Wild Plants: An alternative approach to food security  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 24, 2017
Edible Wild Plants: An alternative approach to food security

Edible Wild Plants: An alternative approach to food security By Dr. Shabnum Shaheen, Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad, Nidaa Haroon
English | PDF | 2017 | 192 Pages | ISBN : 3319630369 | 9.44 MB

This text focuses on underutilized wild plants that can help to reduce food deficiency in developing nations. Edible wild plants are viewed as a potential solution for overcoming food insecurity for families in these regions, with a specific focus on sustainable production and conservation measures.

Convergence of Food Security, Energy Security and Sustainable Agriculture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Sept. 17, 2017
Convergence of Food Security, Energy Security and Sustainable Agriculture

David D. Songstad, Jerry L. Hatfield, Dwight T. Tomes, "Convergence of Food Security, Energy Security and Sustainable Agriculture"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 3642552617 | PDF | pages: 385 | 6.3 mb

Food Security and Industrial Clustering in Northeast Asia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Sept. 13, 2017
Food Security and Industrial Clustering in Northeast Asia

Food Security and Industrial Clustering in Northeast Asia by Lily Kiminami, Toshihiko Nakamura
English | 2016 | ISBN: 4431552812 | 282 Pages | PDF | 8.6 MB

This book integrates diversified methodologies of area studies, regional economic development, regional science, and related fields to draw up a strategy for forming the "regional food industrial cluster" in Northeast Asia.

The WTO and Food Security: Implications for Developing Countries  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Aug. 15, 2017
The WTO and Food Security: Implications for Developing Countries

The WTO and Food Security: Implications for Developing Countries by Sachin Kumar Sharma
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9811021783 | 218 Pages | PDF | 6.5 MB

This book examines the public stockholding policies of selected developing countries from the perspective of WTO rules and assesses whether the provisions of the Agreement on Agriculture (AoA) could hamper these countries' efforts to address the challenges of food security.
Analyzing Food Security Using Household Survey Data: Streamlined Analysis with ADePT Software

Analyzing Food Security Using Household Survey Data: Streamlined Analysis with ADePT Software by Ana Moltedo
English | Apr. 22, 2014 | ISBN: 1464801339 | 275 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Since the end of the Second World War, the international community has been focusing on reducing the number and the proportion of people who suffer from hunger. Over time it became clear that no single indicator would provide a comprehensive picture of the food security situation. Rather, a suite of indicators is necessary to describe food insecurity in all its dimensions.

Microbial Diversity and Biotechnology in Food Security (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Aug. 14, 2017
Microbial Diversity and Biotechnology in Food Security (Repost)

R.N. Kharwar, R.S. Upadhyay, N.K. Dubey, "Microbial Diversity and Biotechnology in Food Security"
2014 | pages: 605 | ISBN: 8132218000 | PDF | 21,2 mb

Food Security and Sustainability: Investment and Financing along Agro-Food Chains [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Aug. 4, 2017
Food Security and Sustainability: Investment and Financing along Agro-Food Chains [Repost]

George Mergos, Marina Papanastassiou - Food Security and Sustainability: Investment and Financing along Agro-Food Chains
Published: 2016-11-30 | ISBN: 3319407899 | PDF | 268 pages | 7.1 MB
Rice Productivity and Food Security in India: A Study of the System of Rice Intensification (Repost)

Rice Productivity and Food Security in India: A Study of the System of Rice Intensification By Poornima Varma
English | PDF | 2017 | 185 Pages | ISBN : 9811036918 | 2.8 MB

This book contributes to the adoption of agricultural technology in general and to literature on the System of Rice Intensification (SRI) in particular by identifying the factors that influence the decision to adopt SRI and examining SRI’s impact on household income and yield. The study also discusses the importance of SRI in achieving higher rice productivity and food security. Conducted on behalf of the Government of India’s Ministry of Agriculture from October 2014 to March 2016, the study collected detailed and extensive household-level data.