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A la recherche d'une agriculture durable

A la recherche d'une agriculture durable

A Study of Economical Grassland Systems in Brittany


M. Journet, V. Alard, C. Béranger

Edition 2006
At a time when some agricultural production methods are threatening the environment and public health, the purpose of this work is to recall that there exist more sustainable agricultural production systems advocating the return to grassland and ...
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De la haie aux bocages

De la haie aux bocages

Organisation, dynamique et gestion


J. Baudry, A. Jouin

Edition 2003

This book provides the basic information needed to understand hedgerow landscape. It also defines the principles of landscape use and management. The complexity of this type of landscape as well as its numerous human, technical and ecological aspects ...


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Agriculture et alimentation de l'Inde

Agriculture et alimentation de l'Inde

The Green Years (1947-2001)


B. Dorin, F. Landy

Edition 2002

Half a century of agricultural and food economy in India is appraised in this book. It analyses the main products in their agricultural, industrial and commercial dimensions, and then tackles three key issues: poverty and undernutrition ...


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Les vaches de la République

Les vaches de la République

A Scientist's Appraisal of Changing Times and Trends


B. Vissac, B. Leclerc

Edition 2002

A unique account of a livestock researcher's professional and intellectual itinerary, this book takes the reader through a half-century of French cattle research and development. Cows form the central argument of this book. Originally the basis of ...


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Races d'hier pour l'élevage de demain

Races d'hier pour l'élevage de demain


A. Audiot

Edition 1995

Traditional animal breeds carry a part of the biological and cultural information which represents the genetic heritage. These breeds must therefore be conserved. This book analyses the diversity of the conservation programmes used, nationally ...


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Comprendre l'agriculture paysanne dans les Andes Centrales (Pérou-Bolivie)

Comprendre l'agriculture paysanne dans les Andes Centrales (Pérou-Bolivie)


P. Morlon

Edition 1992

With an original and attractive approach to the question, this book offers a synthesis of what a very wide range of disciplines can tell us about small peasants, the relations between farming techniques, production systems, social organization and ...


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Fertilité et systèmes de production

Fertilité et systèmes de production


M. Sebillotte

Edition 1989

What constitutes the fertility of a soil? How can it be measured or its impact on production gauged? This book analyzes farmer responses to the wide range of situations they confront, attempting to provide new diagnostic tools and elaborate a ...


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Comprendre un paysage

Comprendre un paysage

Guide pratique de recherche


B. Lizet, F. de Ravignan

Edition 1987

A teaching guide suggesting a method for reading farm landscapes: how to take benchmarks for systematic visual observation, and supplement this with a full survey. The analysis of the rural landscape of a district in Haute-Savoie gives a detailed ...


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