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Production

In the context of project financing, a defined portion of the proceeds of production up to a dollar amount.

Production

1. The process of turning raw material into a product that is sold. For example, a company's production may involve turning silver, zinc, and mercury into a dental filling.

2. Less commonly, the revenue one derives from production.

production

the act of combining FACTORS OF PRODUCTION (labour, capital, etc.) by FIRMS to produce OUTPUTS of goods and services. The relationship between inputs and outputs in physical terms is shown by the PRODUCTION FUNCTION and in cost terms by the COST FUNCTION. See BATCH PRODUCTION, MASS PRODUCTION, FLEXIBLE MANUFACTURING SYSTEM.
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Poland considers the topics of the Communication adopted today to increase animal production efficiency through the introduction of improved production systems, more friendly to humans, the environment and animals, in line with consumer expectations.
Changes in areas of agricultural land used for animal production
Prohealth aims to deliver strategies which will ultimately improve modern pig and poultry farming systems across the EU, raising the bar for animal production worldwide.
Animal production systems are affected by different types of diseases with varying capacity like mastitis, foot and mouth, helminthosis, parasites and tick-borne are most important regarding animal productivity.
Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADFCA) board has approved the Regulation No 8, governing the Technical and Hygiene Requirements for Animal Production Establishments in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
Farm animal production also contributes to climate change: the industry accounts for an estimated 18 percent of the world's greenhouse gas emissions, including 9 percent of the carbon dioxide, nearly 40 percent of the methane (a greenhouse gas 25 times more potent than carbon dioxide), and 65 percent of the nitrous oxide (300 times more potent than carbon dioxide).
Manama, March 22 (Petra) -- Jordan is taking part in the Bahrain Animal Production Show 2012 (Mara'ee) which kicked off yesterday in Manama.
The Department of Animal Production and Health has set up this Steering Committee in the wake of upcoming Vesak Day.
Around 20,000 people are expected to attend the free-to-enter Bahrain Animal Production Show (BAPS) 2010, which will be held from November 25 to 27 at the Bahrain Endurance Centre in Sakhir.
However, these extensive systems are being replaced by intensive, industrialized farm animal production (IFAP) facilities at a rate of more than 4% per year, particularly in developing countries.
Damascus, (SANA) -- Director-General of the Arab Center for the Studies of Arid Zones and Dry Lands (ACSAD) Rafiq Ali Saleh on Wednesday reviewed with UN delegation for global food security headed by Oliver de Shutter the efforts exerted by the Arab center to combat draught and increase plant and animal production in addition to finding means for adaptation to climate change.
However, they make no mention of industrialized systems of food animal production, major sources of antimicrobial drug-resistant bacterial pathogens (2) that are among the most globally prevalent and emerging infectious diseases (3).