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Un ocean de promesses

A challenge for the planet

Discover how they’re already transforming our daily lives


P. Goulletquer, A. Joseph, P. Poupon

Edition 2017

“Transforming lives while preserving the planet” is the aim of the 17 sustainable development goals (SDGs), the global framework for action adopted by all UN member states in September 2015. A critical analysis of each of these objectives, their interactions as well as the contradictions inherent in them.

 

Consult Philippe Poupon 's foreword


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Le cotonnier

Cotton plant


J. Gourlot, M. Crétenet

Edition 2016

This book deals with conditions and management methods for growing cotton in Africa, from seed to product use. It suggests agricultural practices and recommendations for the future, thereby helping to improve production of the cotton crop and the quality of its products. It is intended for all field professionals.


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The French Equine Sector in 2030

The French Equine Sector in 2030


C. Jez

Edition 2014

The French equine sector, that has enjoyed steady growth for some thirty years, is currently weakened by international competition, changes in regulations and reduced State support. This book traces the major changes in the sector and explores future possibilities. It sheds original light to help the institutional and economic players in the sector to build their future.


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Clementines and Other Small Citrus Fruit

Clementines and Other Small Citrus Fruit


C. Jacquemond, F. Curk, M. Heuzet

Edition 2013

This work tells the story of the clementine and summarises current knowledge (origin, distribution, varieties, fruit stock, market evolution, physiology, biotic and abiotic diseases, pests, etc.). It also suggests cropping schemes for designing and managing an orchard, from the propagation of seedlings up to the packaging of fruit including crop protection methods and cultivation techniques.


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Palm of Controversies

Palm of Controversies

Oil Palm and Development Issues


A. Rival , P. Levang

Edition 2013

This work describes the entire palm oil production and processing sector, from the oil palm crop to the use of palm or palm kernel oil in common products. The book intends to provide global, balanced information on a highly-controversial topic in the media and the perception of the general public.


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Oil Palm in Village Plantations

Oil Palm in Village Plantations


J. Jacquemard

Edition 2013

The oil palm food-processing sector relies hugely on village plantations. Intended especially for small oil palm planters, this book provides the technical and practical bases for creating and developing their palm stand. It is organised into 44 sheets covering all aspects: pre-nursery, nursery, creating the plantation, young crops, plantation in production, harvesting clusters, main accidents (diseases, pests, nutrition), safety.


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Food under Control

Food under Control

Trace, Audit and Advise


L. Bonnaud , N. Joly

Edition 2012

From farm to fork, foodstuffs are subject to numerous controls relating to both food safety and their production and marketing conditions.This work examines these procedures and explores the concrete effects of current monitoring systems in France, England and Italy. It backs up its observations with numerous witness accounts.


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Banana Tree

Banana Tree

A Century of Technical Innovations


A. Lassoudière

Edition 2012

The book traces the history of dessert banana production connected to the technical innovations. Researchers were called on to answer the priority questions from the sector throughout the 20th century: requirements of a product for export, production, high-performing and disease-resistant varieties and production techniques for sustainable development.


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Oil Palm

Oil Palm


J. Jacquemard

Edition 2011

Palm oil is today the leading source of vegetable fats and oils on the world market. From a crop meeting the goal of sustainable production to the effects of palm oil consumption on human health, this work addresses all aspects of the plants and its products: market, morphology and biology, creation and operation of a palm stand with an environmental and socio-economic impact study.


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Les filières céréalières

Les filières céréalières

Organisation and New Challenges


J. Abécassis, J. Bergez

Edition 2009

Keys to understanding how cereal markets are organized, markets, agricultural production and cereal uses. A debate on the future of these supply chains.


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