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CAB Reviews

A reviews journal covering agriculture, global health, nutrition, natural resources and veterinary science

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Future strategies for sustainable food security will need to get greater productivity from available land, labour, water and other resources, producing more food, as much as possible, with reduced inputs. The System of Crop Intensification (SCI) which emerged from an agroecological production...

Author(s)
Berhe, T.; Gebretsadik, Z.; Uphoff, N.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 054, pp 1-12

Over the past five decades in Nigeria, the country's economy has dwindled due to poor adherence to agricultural policies, models and inconsistency to the approach that will lead to desirable and sustained agricultural growth. Meanwhile, the picture of budgetary allocations and actual expenditures...

Author(s)
Kwaghe, A. V.; Vakuru, C. T.; Ndahi, M. D.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 052, pp 1-21

One of the main groups of bioactive components in the food, healthcare and pharmaceutical industries is phenolic compounds, which should be protected by encapsulation technologies because of their low bioavailability, low solubility, untargeted release and undesirable taste. Nanoencapsulation...

Author(s)
Assadpour, E.; Jafari, S. M.; Esfanjani, A. F.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 057, pp 1-8

A new paradigm - 'sustainable nutrition' - has emerged where distinct streams of scientific discourse are beginning to overlap: in global change, environmental science, agriculture, food security, nutrition, sustainable development and public health. A broadening of perspective has accompanied this ...

Author(s)
Gustafson, D. I.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 056, pp 1-10

The rapid drop in cost and increase in throughput of nucleic acid sequencing has provided many opportunities for aquaculture genetics and breeding. Genome-wide genetic marker data can now be readily generated in a cost-effective manner, even for species without extensive prior genomic tools. The...

Author(s)
Palaiokostas, C.; Houston, R. D.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 055, pp 1-10

The inherently systemic concept of ecosystem services recognizes multiple, qualitatively differing societal benefits, yet most services remain overlooked by contemporary markets and policy drivers contributing to ecosystem degradation. Societal transition from reductive, reactive decision-making...

Author(s)
Everard, M.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 060, pp 1-10

Urban agriculture is an essential component of sustainable cities as the activities and interactions of urban cultivation address all three of the core elements of sustainability, economics, environmental issues, and social justice. Therefore, urban agriculture should be considered fundamental...

Author(s)
Winklerprins, A. M. G. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 059, pp 1-2

Abattoirs are major sources of valuable information for animal disease outbreaks, but also an environment for transmission of meat-borne zoonoses, which may constitute a major threat to public health and food safety. This study aims to identify common abattoir zoonoses, the geographic distribution...

Author(s)
Fasanmi, O. G.; Ayodeji, I. O.; Oloso, N. O.; Fasina, F. O.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 058, pp 1-14

For the review at hand, Clarivate Analytic's web of science search platform was searched for the keyword combination forest+plantation. The search found 944 articles with the mentioned keywords in their topic that were published between 2010 and 2017. The top 3 subtopics identified were soil, ...

Author(s)
Griess, V. C.; Jackson, D. J.; Werner, H. G.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 029, pp 1-5

Selenium (Se) is an essential element in animal nutrition and metabolism. Research began with the study of Se toxicity, followed years later by the study of its deficiency; however, problems caused by Se deficiency are the most common. Several studies have investigated the effect of Se on the...

Author(s)
Salles, M. S. V.; Netto, A. S.; Zanetti, M. A.
Publisher
CABI, Wallingford, UK
Citation
CAB Reviews, 2017, 12, 050, pp 1-13

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