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Les mammifères de tout poil

Les mammifères de tout poil

90 clés pour comprendre


A. Savouré-Soubelet , P. Haffner

Edition 2018

S’adressant à tous les amateurs de nature, cet ouvrage présente la grande diversité des mammifères, et sensibilise à leurs conditions de vie, à des pratiques d’observation, voire à des problématiques de protection. Mieux connaître les mammifères pour mieux les comprendre… Ne sommes-nous pas nous-mêmes des mammifères ?


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Le manioc, entre culture alimentaire et filière agro-industrielle

Cassava, from food crop to agribusiness


P. Vernier, B. N’Zué, N. Zakhia-Rozis

Edition 2018

The cassava-processing industry plays a key role in food safety and in the economies in the Global South, mainly in rural areas but increasingly in cities too. Climate change is expected to play an even greater role in world agriculture. This book brings together all of the available knowledge on cassava and highlights the agronomic and commercial issues surrounding this crop. It presents an overview of cassava production worldwide, covering all of the various aspects of the plant (botany, genetics), as well as its main forms of cultivation, its diseases and pests. It describes how to use, consume and process cassava.


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L'élevage en Europe : une diversité de services et d'impacts

L'élevage en Europe : une diversité de services et d'impacts

INRA Productions Animales 04/17 vol 30


B. Dumont

Edition 2018

Dix ans après la publication du rapport de la FAO « Livestock’s long shadow », qui fait toujours référence dans les débats sur les impacts de l’élevage et la part des produits animaux dans notre alimentation, quels sont les nouveaux résultats de recherche qui affinent ce panorama mondial ? 


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L'histoire de l'Inra, entre science et politique

The history of INRA – science and politics


E. Valceschini, P. Cornu, O. Maeght-Bournay

Edition 2018

Set up during the food crisis in the aftermath of the Second World War, France's National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) was founded on the notion that public scientific research into the management of life in all its multifarious forms would be of major importance for rebuilding France’s position in the world. This book, based on original documentation and testimonies of the main protagonists, explores the 70 years of the institute’s life, focusing on the interactions between science and politics.


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Mineral nutrition of ruminants

Mineral nutrition of ruminants

Nouvelle édition


F. Meschy

Edition 2017

This book provides an up-to-date overview of the mineral nutrition and feeding of domestic ruminants, given that recent French-language publications addressing the topic as a whole are somewhat lacking.


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Les oeufs

Eggs

60 keys to understanding


F. Baron, C. Guérin-Dubiard, F. Nau

Edition 2017

How do hens make their eggs? How can you tell if an egg is fresh? Are eggs a fatty food? Is powdered egg still really egg? What do the codes mean on shop-bought eggs? This book covers everything egg-related, from raising hens to what’s on our plate. Learn about egg biology and physiology, their nutritional properties, industrial egg production and processing eggs into other products or for non-food use. The book also gives storage and consumption advice along with tips on rearing your own hens for those that dream of having their own henhouse. Some myths about eggs are busted too.


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Le lapin

The Rabbit

Biology to Breeding


T. Gidenne

Edition 2015

This work is the first manual devoted specifically to rabbit biology. It recounts the history of the domestic rabbit and summarises current knowledge. It also makes concrete recommendations on rabbit breeding practices for both families and professionals and for pet rabbits.


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What Innovations for What Livestock Farming Systems?

What Innovations for What Livestock Farming Systems?

Special INRA Issue Animal Productions


R. Baumont, S. Ingrand

Edition 2015

Based on general questions on the innovative conception and evaluation of systems, this number explores different levers of radical changes being toyed with in livestock farming: precision farming, industrial ecology, agro-ecology, with their sub-divisions (sensors fitted to the animals, fish farming with recirculated water, low input dairy systems). Two articles round out the panorama by looking at listing innovations in livestock farms in France and the diversified dynamics of innovation and change in Africa.


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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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Guide de l'alimentation du troupeau bovin allaitant

Nutrition Guide for the Lactating Cattle Herd

Cows, Calves and Heifers for Herd Renewal


Edition 2015

A reference work on feeding management of the beef cattle herd: from fundamentals to practical recommendations, taking account of the calving season and the forage management system.


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