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A performance measure to support decision-making in Agricultural Research Center in Brazil.
(Procedia Computer Science, v. 55, p. 405-414, 2015., 2015)
Geoprocessamento e sensoriamento remoto aplicado na determinação da aptidão agrícola de uma microbacia
Soil use for the development of activities as agriculture and livestock has been causing great alterations in the environment, mainly when these are practiced intensively, disrespecting the fragility and aptitude of the ...
Understanding Taiwan’s Agricultural Protectionism
The following article aims to discern whether partial protectionism in Taiwan’s meat markets can still be explained as a function of Taiwan’s ‘strong state argument’, which was developed to understand the nation’s policies ...
Biofuels and biodiversity: Challenges and opportunities
The use of biofuels can result on a decrease of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions when compared to fossil fuels. However, the expansion of biofuels crops has been either based on direct or indirect displacement of natural ...
Agriculture Machines: Design: Sustainability
Being competitive in the production of food, using agricultural machinery with up-todate technologies and design, adjusted to the standards of international sustainability and serving customers, does not depend on the size ...
U.S. International Agricultural Trade Policy: Interests, Institutions and Information in the Corn Supply Chain
(Associação Brasileira de Ciência Política, 2016)
The purpose of this article is to analyze the U.S. international agricultural trade policy by focusing on instruments and institutional arrangements. Policy decision-making is analyzed by means of three variables: 1) how ...
Evaluation of Risk Factors in Agriculture: An Application of the Analytical Hierarchical Process (AHP) Methodology
(Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, INIA, 2011)