Agriculture and Food Systems - Research Publications
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Plant growth and yield of wheat and canola in microwave treated soil
(International Microwave Power Institute, 2015-06-26)
The effect of nano-chromium on growth performance and metabolism of pigs and sheep
Chromium (Cr) is an essential mineral element for humans and animals. Various forms of Cr have been used in farm animals in order to improve growth performance, insulin sensitivity, immune response, carcase traits and to ...
The social dimensions of on-farm change to improve water quality and biodiversity. A report prepared for Dairy Australia
Natural resource management issues such as water quality and biodiversity have come to the fore in the Australian dairy industry. A number of projects have been initiated that aim to facilitate on-farm change for improved ...
A novel predictor of multilocus haplotype homozygosity: comparison with existing predictors
(Cambridge University Press, 2009)
The patterns of linkage disequilibrium (LD) between dense polymorphic markers are shaped by the ancestral population history. It is therefore possible to use multilocus predictors of LD to infer past population history and ...
Understanding Apple and Pear Growers' Climate Change Adaptation Decision-Making
(The University of Melbourne, 2017-08-01)
Milestone Report 5.7 Barriers to Climate Change Adaptation in the Australian Tree Fruit Industry
(Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Science, The University of Melbourne, 2015)
Learning from the Alpine Valleys Dairy Succession Project
(Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, The University of Melbourne, 2016)
Understanding Skilled Workforce Issues in the Goulburn Valley Fruit Industry
(The University of Melbourne, 2017)
Enhanced Bioaccessibility of Curcuminoids in Buttermilk Yogurt in Comparison to Curcuminoids in Aqueous Dispersions
Curcuminoids have low bioavailability due to low aqueous solubility. We compared the bioaccessibility of curcuminoids delivered in buttermilk yogurt to that of curcuminoid powder in an aqueous dispersion. Buttermilk ...