Bioprotectant with multifunctional microorganisms: A new dimension
In the present investigations it is proved that the inoculation of multifunctional ... spectrum of crops reducing chemical fertilizer and pesticide input. ... result is healthy crops with a corresponding increase in the yield of fruits or ..... essential nutrient. ... height of the plants were almost the same. Chuck. Grantham. (2012).
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Early Childhood Matters - Bernard van Leer Foundation
interventions to reach increasing numbers of children with better services ... Sonja Giese (pages 93–99) presents stimulating ideas to transform early learning through ... ECD, encompassing other critical areas such as nutrition, nurturing care, and protection from .... childhood development (Grantham-McGregor et al., 2007).
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Beyond Survival: The Case for Investing in Young Children Globally
Jun 16, 2016 ... and nutrition, promoting equality for girls and women, and reducing ... to about 30 percent in adult productivity every year (Grantham-McGregor et al., 2007). .... higher. Ensuring survival is a crucial first step, of course, but this ..... Increasing preschool enrollment rates to 25 percent could yield an estimated.
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Evidence from Major Assessment Reports on - CCAFS - cgiar
Cooperation, the Grantham Institute at Imperial College London, and the Walker ... Much of the production response to higher prices has come from rich countries.  .... infrastructure resulting in low productivity increases, varying trade regimes) and food ... suggesting possible tradeoffs between yield and nutrient content. .
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Growth Theory through the Lens of Development - MIT Economics
person, given his wealth, his θ and the prices of the inputs, decides whether to set up a firm, and if so ... increase in a single firm would raise the firm's output, which could easily .... puzzles: the low aggregate productivity of capital, and the low Total Factor ... the data: Are returns and investment rates higher in poor countries?
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Q&A sessions - AgEcon Search
Should you not present those scenarios with some likelihood term ... dramatically reduce CO2, methane emissions, biodiversity losses and all those ... A number of us are pointing out that soil nutrition is a very big .... optimise their yield. ... the gap gives reason for hope, because we can close that gap and increase food.
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Scientific Assessment of Hypoxia in US Coastal - The White House
Charles Chesnutt. Joan Pope ..... hypoxia has increased ten-fold globally in the past. 50 years and ... difficulty of reducing nutrient inputs to coastal waters results ...... a warmer climate that yields higher respiration ... water column respiration ( Grantham et al. 2004, ... is often present in waters nearly or completely devoid of ...
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Sustainable Food Systems - London Training Centre
Aug 21, 2012 ... Appropriate Agricultural Technologies: Combining High and Low .... nutritional value of highly processed and “long distance” food are ... MacRae, Lauren Baker, Wayne Roberts, Alison Blay-Palmer, Charles Levkoe ...... A higher social ... Increased profitability due to elimination of inputs. Increased yields.
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Taking a wider view of the health impacts on agricultural productivity
Nov 14, 2014 ... investment are realised, partly because poor health and nutrition in rural communities reduces labour availability by about 25 per cent. ... subsistence to market-driven systems, with increasing costs of inputs, limited .... The present capacity of ACIAR personnel to evaluate ..... and yields of maize grain.
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hunger and the externalities of dietary preferences - ASECU
World hunger and the latest increases in global food prices are mainly dealt ... together current scientific knowledge on nutrition, economics, and .... the personal and institutional consumption of less expensive foods (i.e. those yielding cheaper .... meat alternatives with low energy, land, and other input requirements, has ...
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School-Based Health and Nutrition Programs - World Bank
of the role of health and nutrition in school-age children has ... present, ready, and able to learn. ... Balla Camara, Chuck Golmar, Lorenzo Savioli, Malick Sembene, ... treated bednets in Tanzania reduced malaria and increased .... Grantham McGregor 1989). ... low estimates reflect a focus on health, whereas the higher.
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Spanish agriculture: the long siesta, 1765-1965 - e-Archivo Principal
Charles Feinstein. All Souls College ... 6 Intensive cultivation and irrigation - a solution to low ... ILl Changes in output per hectare, prices and yields in wheat .... 13·1 Estimated distribution of daily calories per equivalent ..... I present new estimates of agricultural output and productivity. ..... increased yields (through higher.
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The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment .... The methodology proposed in the present article is built on the use of .... deterministic part and a stochastic part, allowing inputs to be risk-increasing, ... possible application of quantile regressions to production risk analysis is probably Charles B.
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WP13/11 - University College Dublin
In what follows we present an argument that focuses on the quality of the ... An obvious implication of a higher productivity of British workers is that the observed wage ... Britain cast in the role of the low wage economy (Rothbarth, 1946; Habakkuk,1962; ...... output) and nutrition (the input) differed between France and Britain.
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growththeorythro0 - [email protected]
Assume that F is increasing in all its inputs. ... Seema Jayachandran for detailed comments, and to Charles Cohen and .... the data: Are returns and investment rates higher in poor countries? 2.1 .... that the returns to switching to high yielding varieties were actually low in the ..... In developing countries, investment in nutrition.
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Empowering young Africans to live their dreams - Oxford Policy
invest in building the human capital of young Africans – nutrition, health .... University for helpful inputs in the initial design ... This report presents a diagnosis of the employment problem ... schooling has increased enrolment but has reduced progression to higher grades. ... to raise yields and control weeds, have contributed.
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HGCA – Introductory Guide to Malting Barley - Maltsters' Association
Feb 2, 2001 ... “Barley with too low or too high nitrogen will struggle to ... Lager beer requires higher nitrogen barley. .... maltsters increased confidence in supply, and offer farmers the ... x the yield gap between winter malting barley and winter feed barley on the ..... Virus affected crops have poor response to inputs, and.
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Policy measures to increase local food supply and improve food
This report presents a number of policy measures aimed at stimulating local ... and efficient delivery of quality foods (including nutrient-rich traditional crop ... farmers to access loans, by reducing the risk of lending to this sector, and the ... inputs required to increase farm productivity and deliver quality food ..... Chuck State.
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North Carolina Agriculture and Forestry Adaptation Working Group
Aug 11, 2015 ... year in the state and presents threats to agriculture, forestry, tourism, natural ... Reduction Tools ... agriculture is increasing yields and adapting to local conditions .... and close in nutrition to corn, but need more sustainable yields and ... The team then assessed how to mitigate the impacts of drought/higher ...
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global resource grab - Future Agricultures Consortium
We present an analysis of three framings – absolute scarcity, relative scarcity and .... peasant agriculture, there is increasing dispossession of small farmers for a ...
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