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  • Apple scab detection using CNN and Transfer Learning 

    Kodors, S.; Lacis, G.; Sokolova, O.; Zhukovs, V.; Apeinans, I.; Bartulsons, T. (2021)
    The goal of smart and precise horticulture is to increase yield and product quality by simultaneous reduction of pesticide application, thereby promoting the improvement of food security. The scope of this research is ...
  • Carbon balance of biogas production from maize in Latvian conditions 

    Bumbiere, K.; Gancone, A.; Pubule, J.; Blumberga, D. (2021)
    Production of biogas using bioresources of agricultural origin plays an important role in Europe’s energy transition to sustainability. However, many substrates have been denounced in the last years as a result of ...
  • China food security assessment 

    Chernova, V.Yu.; Kheyfets, B.A. (2021)
    Ensuring food security is a strategic goal of any state, especially in the face of population growth. A review of the academic literature showed the presence of problems in ensuring a high level of food security in China: ...
  • Differentiated application of nitrogen fertilizers based on optical sensor readings 

    Shchuklina, O.; Afanasiev, R.; Voronchikhina, I.; Klimenkova, I.; Komkova, A. (2021)
    The article considers the method of variable rate application of top dressing with nitrogen fertilizers in spring barley crops in the system of precise agriculture. The principle of is based on the in-process diagnosis ...
  • Promoting Farmer occupational safety and health (OSH) services through Extension 

    McNamara, J.; Fox, M.; Kinsella, J.; O’Connor, D. (2021)
    Strategies for improving OSH in European agriculture are urgently required given the high level of reported injuries and ill health in the sector. The agriculture sector in Europe is enormous in scale and diverse in ...