Agricultura

Agricultura

Determination of five pesticides in kumquat: Dissipation behaviors, residues and their health risk assessment under field conditions
- The present study was carried out to profile the dissipation patterns and residues of five pesticides (triazophos, profenofos, chlorpyrifos, etoxazole and bifenthrin) on kumquat using QuEChERS...
Correction: Exposure to organochlorine pesticides as a predictor to breast cancer: A case-control study among Ethiopian women
11/11/2021 - There are errors in the Funding statement. The correct Funding statement is as follows: The grant holder is Seblework...
Drying kinetics and economic analysis of bitter gourd flakes drying inside hybrid greenhouse dryer
10/11/2021 - In this study, a heat storage–based hybrid greenhouse dryer has been developed and analysed for drying bitter gourd flakes under the climatic condition of Ranchi, India. Proposed heat...
Comprehensive Evaluation of Soil Moisture Sensing Technology Applications Based on Analytic Hierarchy Process and Delphi
09/11/2021 - The demand for smart irrigation and water-saving practices in agriculture has triggered the development of different soil moisture sensing techniques that can operate under harsh field conditions. In...
Biochar Reduces the Adverse Effect of Saline Water on Soil Properties and Wheat Production Profitability
09/11/2021 - The goal of this study is to assess the use of saline groundwater in combination with soil amendments to increase the efficiency of wheat production in new agricultural soil in Egypt. The experiment...
Latest Advances in Protein-Recovery Technologies from Agricultural Waste
09/11/2021 - In recent years, downstream bioprocessing industries are venturing into less tedious, simple, and high-efficiency separation by implementing advanced purification and extraction methods. This review...
Antimicrobial Hydrophilic Membrane Formed by Incorporation of Polymeric Surfactant and Patchouli Oil
09/11/2021 - Membrane properties are highly affected by the composition of the polymer solutions that make up the membrane material and their influence in the filtration performance on the separation or...
Photovoltaic/spectrum performance analysis of a multifunctional solid spectral splitting covering for passive solar greenhouse roof
01/01/2022 - Full-spectrum efficient conversion is one of the international frontiers research in the field of greenhouse engineering. Visible light (400–780 nm) is critical for driving the photosynthesis...
Crop Insurance, Land Productivity and the Environment: A Way forward to a Better Understanding
06/11/2021 - Providing farmers with effective risk management tools and increasing the productivity of factors of production, while limiting negative effects on the environment, is an important challenge for the...
Simplified and Hybrid Remote Sensing-Based Delineation of Management Zones for Nitrogen Variable Rate Application in Wheat
05/11/2021 - Enhancing digital and precision agriculture is currently inevitable to overcome the economic and environmental challenges of the agriculture in the 21st century. The purpose of this study was to...
Production of Agglomerates, Composite Materials, and Seed Coatings from Tannery Waste as New Methods for Its Management
06/11/2021 - This paper presents methods for managing waste produced by the leather industry, including tanning shavings derived from chrome tanning technologies and collagen preparations. Shavings were...
Simulation of Soil Water and Heat Flow under Plastic Mulching and Different Ridge Patterns
04/11/2021 - The ridge–furrow mulching system with plastic film (RFMS) has been widely used in semi-arid areas in order to improve soil water and heat conditions, crop yields and water use efficiency. It is of...
Yield, Economic Benefit, Soil Water Balance, and Water Use Efficiency of Intercropped Maize/Potato in Responses to Mulching Practices on the Semiarid Loess Plateau
04/11/2021 - Increasing agricultural productivity without undermining further the integrity of the Earth’s environmental systems such as soil water balance are important tasks to ensure food security for an...
Effects of Agricultural Use on Endangered Plant Taxa in Spain
04/11/2021 - Agriculture is one of the most widespread human activities and has the greatest impact on terrestrial ecosystems, as it transforms natural ecosystems into artificial landscapes using, in many cases,...
Practices and Strategies for Adaptation to Climate Variability in Family Farming. An Analysis of Cases of Rural Communities in the Andes Mountains of Colombia and Chile
04/11/2021 - Climate variability imposes greater challenges on family farming and especially on rural communities in vulnerable mountainous regions such as the Andes in Latin America. Changes in rainfall patterns...
Factors Influencing the Adoption of Agricultural Machinery by Chinese Maize Farmers
04/11/2021 - As the major labor force has shifted from rural areas to cities, labor shortages in agricultural production have resulted. In the context of technical progress impact, and depending on farm resource...
Production of biodegradable pots from cattle manure and wood waste: effects of natural binders on mechanical performances and biodegradability
02/11/2021 - The present study seeks to investigate the use of husbandry waste and sawdust in the construction of degradable pots as a suitable alternative to plastic pots. Six mixture ratios of cattle manure...
Probabilistic public health risks associated with pesticides and heavy metal exposure through consumption of common dried fish in coastal regions of Bangladesh
02/11/2021 - The chemical contaminants in dried fish are of great food safety concern and an emerging public health issue in Bangladesh. The aim of this study was to assess the public health risk associated...