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Cover for A one health perspective for integrated human and animal sanitation, nutrient recycling and climate change.

In this chapter, the authors present their experiences in developing a conceptual framework for integrated health and environmental assessment, combining health status, physical, socio-economic and cultural environments to improve health and minimize environmental impact. Highlights focused on how...

Author(s)
Hung Nguyen-Viet; Cissé, G.; Phuc Pham-Duc; Vi Nguyen; Tanner, M.; Odermatt, P.; Tu Vu-Van; Hoang Van Minh; Zurbrügg, C.; Schelling, E.; Zinsstag, J.
ISBN
2021 CABI (H ISBN 9781789242577)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for The human-dog relationship: a tale of two species.

Dogs continue to play a major role in the lives of people around the world today. The medical history of our relationship with animals, including dogs, mostly documents the detrimental effects of animal contact which included infectious diseases, zoonoses, parasitism, and injury from bites, but...

Author(s)
Beck, A. M.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845938352)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for <i xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">Salmonella</i> infections in cattle.

The history, epidemiology, prevalence, transmission, clinical signs, pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control of salmonellosis in cattle are described.

Author(s)
Ragione, R. la; Metcalfe, H. J.; Villarreal-Ramos, B.; Werling, D.
ISBN
2013 CABI (H ISBN 9781845939021)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Biological solid fuels.

This paper deals with the potential, the use and the future of solid biofuels. These solid biofuels are categorized as: wood from forests and forest residues; crop residues; crop specifically grown for energy generation; animal waste; and municipal waste.

Author(s)
Scragg, A.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845935924)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Housing and environment.

The factors affecting the environmental requirements of growing and breeding ducks, methods of housing and environmental control and how the increasing cost of energy and concerns about welfare, environmental pollution and public health are likely to affect duck housing and environment are...

Author(s)
Cherry, P.; Morris, T. R.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9780851990545)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Methane: importance, sources and sinks.

This paper describes the natural (wetlands, termites, oceans and methane hydrates) and anthropogenic (energy-related emission, landfills, rice cultivation, ruminants, agricultural and municipal wastes and biomass burning) sources of methane. The three main sinks that balance methane emissions to...

Author(s)
Reay, D. S.; Smith, K. A.; Hewitt, C. N.
ISBN
2007 CABI (H ISBN 9781845931896)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Nutrient digestion and utilization in farm animals: modelling approaches.

This book contains 34 chapters on nutrition physiology and presents scientific research in modelling nutrient digestion and utilization in domestic animals, including cattle, sheep, pigs, poultry and fishes. It is divided into 6 parts that cover fermentation, absorption and passage; growth and...

Author(s)
Kebreab, E.; Dijkstra, J.; Bannink, A.; Gerrits, W. J. J.; France, J.
ISBN
2006 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9781845930059)
Type
Book; Conference proceedings
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Cover for Responsible marine aquaculture.

This book contains 17 chapters. Topics covered are: management of marine aquaculture: the sustainability challenge; marine mammals and aquaculture: conflicts and potential resolutions; recreational fishing and aquaculture: throwing a line into the pond; aquaculture: opportunity of threat to...

Author(s)
Stickney, R. R.; McVey, J. P.
ISBN
2002 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851996042)
Type
Book
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Cover for Non-point source pollution control policy in the USA.

This chapter focuses on policies to control agricultural non-point pollution in the USA. It begins with an examination of water quality problems as well as the costs of such quality impairments. An overview of the general water quality policy framework in the USA is then presented. Also presented...

Author(s)
Ribaudo, M.
ISBN
2001 CABI Publishing (H ISBN 9780851993997)
Type
Book chapter

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