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Les sols et la vie souterraine

Soils and underground life

Major agro-ecological challenges


J. Briat, D. Job

Edition 2017

Soil composition, functioning and health are influenced by the physical and chemical properties of soils, interactions between plants, soil-dwelling micro-organisms and fauna. This work presents recent advances in this knowledge to support and encourage the development of agro-ecological practices.


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Les pratiques agricoles a la loupe

An up-close look at agricultural practices

Towards multi-performance agriculture


C. Huyghe, B. Coudurier, J. Boiffin, J. Peyraud, F. Jeuland, N. Urruty, H. Guyomard

Edition 2017

This book analyses the impact that agricultural practices have on the productive, economic, environmental and social performance of metropolitan agriculture in France. It addresses a variety of topics such as tilling techniques, fertilisation, plant protection and animal health, plant and animal breeding, animal husbandry and the selection of agricultural equipment; an up-close look at over 200 agricultural practices divided into 15 categories.


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Les legumineuses pour des systemes agricoles et alimentaires

Legumes for Sustainable Agricultural and Food Systems


C. Huyghe, A. Schneider

Edition 2015

What do we know about inputs and potential of legumes in terms of the sustainability of agricultural and food systems? How can they be used to reduce the damage and maximise the benefits for the environment, agriculture and man? This reference work fuels the reflection on protein sources, nitrogen management in France and the relationship between legumes and sustainability.


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Comment reconcilier agriculture et littoral ?

How Can Agriculture and Coast be Reconciled?

Towards an Agroecology of Regions


C. Gascuel, L. Ruiz, F. Vertès

Edition 2015

The link between green tides, nitrogen flows and agriculture has been established, but which agroecological transitions suit the region and how do we embark on them with the stakeholders in question? To respond, the players rely on the results of the research programme ACASSYA "Support agroecological changes in livestock systems in coastal catchment areas".


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Faut-il travailler le sol ?

Should the Soil be Cultivated?

Acquis et innovations pour une agriculture durable


J. Roger-Estrade, J. Labreuche, F. Laurent

Edition 2014

The impact of different methods of cultivating the soil (tillage, direct drilling) on the environment and soil states, on the biodiversity or on the climate are the subject of occasionally heated debates but which lack sufficient scientific and technical information. What can we learn from the most recent investigations on the subject? Which innovations are currently taking shape? This work summarises the most recent knowledge in this area.


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Reducing Nitrogen Losses in Livestock Rearing

Reducing Nitrogen Losses in Livestock Rearing

Collective Scientific Expertise


Ouvrage collectif

Edition 2014

This work makes updated scientific knowledge of nitrogen flows on livestock farms and their fate available to policymakers and public and private players. It also identifies technological, organisational, structural or territorial options to reduce the pressures of nitrogen emissions from farms on the environment.


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Fertilisation azotée de la pomme de terre

Fertilisation azotée de la pomme de terre

Practical Guide


C. Chambenoit, F. Laurent, J. Machet, O. Scheurer

Edition 2010

Nitrogen is a key factor in potato production: good management affects both the profitability of the crop and its impact on the environment. This guide provides the theoretical bases for recommendations on the nitrogen fertilisation of the potato ...


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Agrophysiologie du pois protéagineux

Agrophysiologie du pois protéagineux


N. Munier-Jolain, V. Biarnès, I. Chaillet, M. Jeuffroy, J. Lecoeur

Edition 2005

This book presents the actual knowledge on the physiology of the pea crop: vegetative and reproductive development, growth under non limiting conditions and nitrogen nutrition. Italso precises what are the effects of abiotic and biotic stresses on ...


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Fixation symbiotique de l'azote et développement durable dans le Bassin méditerranéen

Fixation symbiotique de l'azote et développement durable dans le Bassin méditerranéen

Carthage (Tunisia), October 13-16 1998; Montpellier (France), July 9-13 2000


J. Drevon, B. Sifi

Edition 2003

This book compiles contributions from more than 90 researchers of the FABAMED (Nitrogen Fixation in the Mediterranean Basin) cooperative research group providing a synthesis of current knowledge on symbiotic nitrogen fixation, essentially by legumes ...


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Éléments pour une politique de réduction des émissions d'ammoniac d'origine agricole en France

Éléments pour une politique de réduction des émissions d'ammoniac d'origine agricole en France


J. Martinez, C. Oudot, B. Pain

Edition 2003

This report briefly describes the sources of emissions of ammonia gas and their impact on the environment, on the cycle and use of nitrogen in the soil and on human and animal health. It provides an overview of research conducted to develop and ...


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