Cookies on CAB eBooks

Like most websites we use cookies. This is to ensure that we give you the best experience possible.

 

Continuing to use www.cabi.org  means you agree to our use of cookies. If you would like to, you can learn more about the cookies we use.

CAB eBooks

Ebooks on agriculture and the applied life sciences from CAB International

Results per page:

Search results

CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Sheep transport.

This chapter reports on the production and international trade of sheep focusing on the top 10 countries based on slaughtered sheep, exported sheep, and imported sheep. This chapter also highlights the factors that can influence the effects of transport on the behavior, health, physiology, quality...

Author(s)
Cockram, M. S.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399151)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Transport of cattle, sheep and other livestock by sea and air.

Large numbers of sheep and cattle are sent around the world for either growing, slaughter or breeding by ship, and occasionally by air. The majority of air shipments are of expensive breeding animals. Transportation by ship mainly occurs to the Middle East for Halal slaughter, much associated with...

Author(s)
Phillips, C.
ISBN
2019 CABI (H ISBN 9781786399151)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Transport.

This chapter focuses on the importance of the quality maintenance of high value fruits and vegetables during air, sea and land transport. Some factors affecting the storage life and quality of high value fruits and vegetables under controlled atmosphere storage during transport are also discussed.

Author(s)
Thompson, A. K.; Prange, R. K.; Bancroft, R. D.; Puttongsiri, T.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393739)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Mobility in agritourism.

This chapter is dedicated to mobility, which is a key to the success of agritourism. Currently the most frequently used means of transport in agritourism is the car and coach. Other means of transport used in tourism are horseback (or by camel, donkey, elephant), bicycle, motorcycle, railway, boat, ...

Author(s)
Sznajder, M.; Przezbórska, L.; Scrimgeour, F.
ISBN
2009 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934828)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Long distance transport and welfare of farm animals.

The book is a compilation of articles on the effect of animal transport on the food safety and quality, health and welfare of livestock animals for agricultural and processing industry. The implication of long distance transport of animals for slaughter is highlighted. Topics discussed are: science ...

Author(s)
Appleby, M. C.; Cussen, V.; Garcés, L.; Lambert, L. A.; Turner, J.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934033)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Middle East.

The Middle East due to arid climatic conditions in most parts of the region is currently not able to produce enough animals to be self sufficient in meat. This fact, coupled with traditional patterns of slaughter and consumption, has led to a continued demand for large numbers of live animals,...

Author(s)
Rahman, S. A.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The Norwegian Coastal Express: moving towards cruise tourism?

This chapter shows how the Norwegian Coastal Express, 'Hurtigruten', has developed from a form of transport with some seasonal tourism to a full-blown coastal voyage, and how it seems to be developing further in the direction of the cruise ship business. The chapter discusses what kind of tourism...

Author(s)
Sletvold, O.
ISBN
2006 CABI (H ISBN 9781845930486)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for The welfare of livestock during sea transport.

Large numbers of livestock are reared for transport overseas, and the long duration of the journey and the changes in the animals' environments provide special challenges compared to short-distance transport. A description is provided of the most common methods of transporting live animals by sea...

Author(s)
Phillips, C. J. C.
ISBN
2008 CABI (H ISBN 9781845934033)
Type
Book chapter

Refine Results

Sort Order
Author
Geographical Location
Item Type
Subject Topics