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Les pratiques agricoles a la loupe

Les pratiques agricoles à la loupe

Vers des agricultures multiperformantes


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

Edition 2017

Cet ouvrage analyse les impacts des pratiques agricoles sur les performances productives, économiques, environnementales et sociales de l’agriculture française métropolitaine. Des modalités de travail du sol aux pratiques de fertilisation et protection de la santé des cultures et des animaux, en passant par la sélection végétale et animale, la conduite d’élevage ou encore le choix des agroéquipements, ce sont au total plus de 200 pratiques agricoles regroupées en quinze classes qui sont ainsi passées à la loupe.


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Agriculture et alimentation durables

Agriculture et alimentation durables

Trois enjeux dans la filière céréales


G. Charmet , J. Abécassis, S. Bonny , A. Fardet, F. Forget , V. Lullien-Pellerin

Edition 2017

Cet ouvrage explore trois grands enjeux des céréales destinées à l’alimentation humaine, notamment du blé : teneur en protéines, qualité sanitaire des récoltes et des produits céréaliers, valeur nutritionnelle des aliments. Des stratégies sont présentées pour concilier les diverses demandes en matière de qualité et dépasser les contradictions pour une plus grande durabilité.


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Les animaux utiles au jardin

Les animaux utiles au jardin

Guide de lutte biologique


V. Albouy

Edition 2017

Destiné au grand public, ce guide fait le point sur les différents aspects de la lutte biologique considérée non pas en général, mais du point de vue du jardinier amateur. Son objectif est de donner de nombreux conseils concrets pour que le jardinier puisse passer à la pratique dans son jardin. En fin d’ouvrage, le lecteur trouvera un tableau récapitulatif des problèmes et des solutions, une liste d’adresses (fournisseurs d’auxiliaires, de nichoirs ou d’abris) ainsi qu’un index des animaux et des plantes cités.

 

Année de première publication : 2012 (La lutte biologique au jardin) 


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Insectes et acariens des cultures maraîchères en milieu tropical humide

Insects and spidermites affecting vegetable crops in tropical humid regions

Identification, bio-ecology and agro-ecological management


P. Ryckewaert, B. Rhino

Edition 2017

Insects and spidermites do significant damage to vegetable crops in all tropical regions around the world. Today, agro-ecological crop protection methods such as biological control are recommended. This work, a veritable handbook, features 22 references describing the major groups of arthropods: pests and natural enemies (predators and parasitoids). The bio-ecology of these groups and the means at our disposal to control pests are detailed along with many photographs.


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Vivons plus vieux en bonne santé !

Living longer and in good health!

Everyday advice to remain healthy


S. Cousin , V. Coxam , J. Lecerf

Edition 2017

This book is not a collection of miracle recipes to achieve eternal youth but rather taps the knowledge of fifteen experts interviewed by a health journalist under the coordination of a doctor of physiology. It sifts through the most recent studies and deconstructs many of the myths about diet, physical activity, the brain, pain, depression ... providing a wealth of essential information and very practical advice to help get one through old age in good health.


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Systèmes agroalimentaires en transition

Food systems in transition


P. Lubello, A. Falque, L. Temri

Edition 2017

This book deals with the transition from current agricultural and food systems towards sustainable ones. The issue is viewed from a number of different angles within the realm of social sciences (management, economics, sociology, anthropology and philosophy). The book provides food for thought and discussion around the following questions: What is the future model that today’s food system could or should be striving towards? What is the path that this transition could or should take?


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Le recyclage des résidus organiques

Recycling organic waste

A look at an agro-ecological practice


H. Jarousseau, S. Houot, J. Paillat, H. Saint-Macary

Edition 2016

The recycling of organic waste can be considered an agro-ecological practice which enhances soil fertility, reduces environmental impacts and promotes a circular economy. This book gives readers insight into the bio-geochemical processes involved in recycling organic waste and the products derived therefrom. It offers solutions for various social, economic and cultural contexts, North and South.


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Atlas des bois tropicaux

Atlas of tropical wood

Technological features and uses


J. Gérard, D. Guibal, J. Cerre , S. Paradis , 4. Auteurs

Edition 2016

This book presents the main technological characteristics of 283 tropical and 17 temperate tree species most frequently encountered in Europe together with their main uses. Timber industry operators, producers and consumers alike, are the main users. This atlas serves as an educational reference tool for teaching and training in the area of forestry and tropical timber.


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La loire fluviale et estuarienne

The Loire, river and estuary

A changing environment


F. Moatar, N. Dupont

Edition 2016

This book is a synthesis of twenty years of work under the Loire Grandeur Nature Plan. It describes the current body of knowledge on the functioning of the fluvial-estuary Loire River system, the effects of human activities and efforts made to maintain a lasting balance.


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La pêche à pied

Fishing from the shore

History and techniques


G. Deschamps

Edition 2016

Fishing from the shore has always been part of maritime culture but the history of its practices and the evolution of its various techniques have not been widely disseminated. This book aims to remedy that deficit. The author explains how man, down through the ages, has engaged in what used to be a subsistence activity and today is a leisure sport. This journey through time shows the creative genius of man and the countless methods he has devised to exploit available resources.


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