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    • Crops Diagnosis Using Hurst Exponent Values in Fields Image Analysis 

      Ekielski, Adam; Koronczok, Jerzy; Lorencki, Jakub; Czech, Tomasz; Tulska, Ewa (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      One of the branches of sustainable agriculture is the precision farming which assumes an individual approach to each plant. The main problem encountered by the precision agriculture is to quickly acquire and analyze good ...
    • The Mobile Service of Agricultural Machines as the Element of the Support for the Sustainable Agriculture 

      Juściński, Sławomir (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The current article presents the problems of agricultural production, including the sustainable system of farming, related to servicing agricultural vehicles and machines. It discusses solutions which ensure support for ...
    • Determination of the Coefficient of Initial Drying Speed of Selected Vegetables 

      Golisz, Ewa; Trajer, Jędrzej; Sokołowska, Patrycja; Jaros, Małgorzata (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      Efficient production of safe, high quality food is an important element of sustainable agriculture. Fruits and vegetables belong to an exceptional group of materials in food processing, and one method of preservation of ...
    • An Overview of Development of a Rice Processing Plant for Rural Use 

      Adisa, Alex F.; Ola, Ibukun A.; Ajisegiri, Ezekiah S.A.; Adewumi, Babatunde A.; Ismaila, Salami O.; Adekunle, Nurudeen O.; Adigbo, Sunday O. (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The short fall in capacity and quality between locally produced rice for example in developing countries like Nigeria (2.8 million tons) and domestic consumption (5.9 million tons) called for developing a low cost and ...
    • Modification of Rheological Properties of Biofuels From Soybean Oil 

      Kobus, Zbigniew; Wilczyński, Kamil; Nadulski, Rafał; Guz, Tomasz (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      In this paper, the influence of fuel additives on rheological properties of crude soybean oil was presented. The tests were performed for low shear rates (1.2 - 12.4 s-1) at a temperature range of 5 to 30oC. The fuel ...
    • Sustainable Agriculture – Developing Countries Perspective 

      Uziak, Jacek; Lorencowicz, Edmund (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The paper discusses the factors affecting the sustainable agriculture and its adoption in the developing countries. It argues the importance of economic aspect of sustainable agriculture and the necessity of meeting farmers ...
    • Influence of Subsidies on Technical Equipment and Efficiency of Family Farm 

      Wasąg, Zbigniew (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The aim of the study was to determine the influence of subsidies on the technical equipment of holdings. The level of technical equipment of holdings, considering the amount of subsidies, economic size and income, in the ...
    • Determination of Volatile Compound in Fermented Camel Milk by GC-MS 

      Al-Gboory, Hussein L. (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      Camel milk is important in sustainable development and in ensuring the nutritional needs of future generations. Thus, this study focuses on camel milk products. Volatile compounds were investigated for fresh camel milk and ...
    • Fungal Biodiversity on Runner Bean Growing in Two Systems of Plant Protection 

      Kopacki, Marek; Parafiniuk, Stanisław; Skwaryło-Bednarz, Barbara (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The aim of the investigation was to evaluate three fungicides (Dithane NeoTec 75 WG, Sumilex 500 SC, Amistar 250SC) for their antifungal activity against fungi occurring on bean seeds using two types of nozzles: standard ...
    • Effect of Solvent Polarity on the Efficiency of Ultrasound-assisted Extraction of Polyphenols From Apple Pomace 

      Kobus, Zbigniew; Wilczyński, Kamil; Nadulski, Rafał; Rydzak, Leszek; Guz, Tomasz (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      In this paper influence of solvent polarity on the efficiency of ultrasound-assisted extraction of polyphenols from apple pomace was studied. In the experiment, three solvents were used: water, 60% ethanol and 96% ethanol. ...
    • Clothoid as a Transition Curve of the Manipulator End-effector Trajectory for Harvesting Tomatoes in a Greenhouse 

      Boryga, Marek; Kołodziej, Paweł; Gołacki, Krzysztof (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The article presents the way of using the clothoid as a transition curve when planning the trajectory of the tomato manipulator end-effector during harvesting in a greenhouse. Three variants of end-effector motion trajectory ...
    • Osh Risk Evaluation Within Agro-Industrial Plants: the Case of an Olive Mil 

      Anifantis, Alexandros Sotirios; Pascuzzi, Simone; Santoro, Francesco (Dept. of Mach. Exploit. and Management of Prod. Processes, ULS in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The risk related to the presence of low frequency electromagnetic fields can be a serious OSH risk within different kind of agro-industrial plants. In this paper, an experimental analysis aimed at measuring electromagnetic ...
    • Consumers’ Perception of Food Quality and Safety in Terms of Buying Processes 

      Stoma, Monika; Dudziak, Agnieszka; Słowik, Tomasz; Wasilewski, Jacek; Kuranc, Andrzej (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      Food safety and quality is a global and multidisciplinary notion that has an impact upon both food industry companies and consumers. Sustainable agriculture and consumption are not currently just fashion, and the consumer ...
    • The Character of Heat Exchange in the Element Powered by Renewable Energy 

      Piotrowska, Ewa; Trajer, Jędrzej; Skowroński, Piotr; Czekalski, Dariusz (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      Among other renewable resources of energy, solar energy has a small but dynamically increasing share. Solar irradiance is characterized by large variability, especially in the 24-hour cycle. Therefore, machines that use ...
    • Farmers' Awareness in the Field of Occupational Safety and Health in Sustainable Management System 

      Pawlak, Halina; Nowakowicz-Debek, Bożena; Wlazło, Łukasz; Maksym, Piotr; Sasakova, Nada (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      Farming presupposes good acquaintance with the use of machinery, equipment, animal care and work schedules to safely perform duties on integrated farms. This is the reason why the farmers’ knowledge of occupational health ...
    • Testing the Uniformity of Spray Distribution Under Different Application Parameters 

      Subr, Alaa; Milanowski, Marek; Parafiniuk, Stanisław; Sawa, Józef (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The study was conducted to determine the differences between commonly used nozzles TeeJet XR110-03 (new and used) during the testing of field boom sprayers on an electronic table (spray scanner) as they were affected by ...
    • Renewable Energy Sources Used for Agricultural Purposes as Exemplified by a Rural Municipality 

      Szyszlak-Bargłowicz, Joanna; Zając, Grzegorz; Stoma, Monika; Kuranc, Andrzej; Wasilewski, Jacek (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      The aim has been to assess social acceptance and the opportunity to use renewable energy sources by rural area residents, as exemplified by the rural municipality of Dołhobyczów. The results of the questionnaire survey on ...
    • Formulations of Plant Oils Used in Crop Protection in Selected EU Member States 

      Szulc, Magdalena; Sobczak, Joanna (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      An overview of lists of plant protection products used in organic farming in the European Union was carried out in 2017. For the analysis, the lists of products approved for organic farming protection from 8 European Union ...
    • Assessment of the Balance of Greenhouse Gases in the Production of Renewable Biomass From Short-Cycle Energy Plantations of Willow 

      Rodzkin, Aleh; Kostukevich, Sergey; Tanaś, Wojciech; Szymanek, Mariusz; Kassar, Flaieh Hammed (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      Greenhouse gas control it is the key aspect for climate protection. As climate regulation became inevitable, companies started adopting more proactive strategies. One of the effective methods for greenhouse gas emission ...
    • Outstanding Issues of Motor Car Recycling in Terms of Environmental Impact Mitigation 

      Słowik, Tomasz; Kuranc, Andrzej; Wasilewski, Jacek; Zając, Grzegorz; Dudziak, Agnieszka; Holubcik, Michal (Department of Machinery Exploitation and Management of Production Processes, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Poland, 2017-11)
      Due to the intensive growth of the importance of all activities in the field of ecology and rational economy, the article presents an attempt to develop a comprehensive model of the dehumidification process of LPG and CNG ...