Agronomes et paysans

A Fruitful Dialogue

by André Pochon (writer)
Collection: Sciences en questions
january 2008
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This work puts a small-scale farmer from Brittany in the limelight. The author, a driving force behind in and defender of sustainable agriculture, has been involved since the 1960s in farmers' organizations' fight for progress. He was a pioneer in terms of environmentally friendly agriculture, and has successfully practised the principle of "earning more by working less". How has he done it? For those who may have forgotten, a cow’s main food is grass! And farmers have much to gain by bearing this in mind. André Pochon has now retired but is continuing his fight in favour of environmentally friendly animal production operations, and this book recounts that fight and the history of his relations with scientists from INRA. He talks passionately of the contrasting but consistently fruitful relations between his movement and the world of agronomy over the past forty years. His former partners, who were junior researchers at the time, also talk about their experience, and they look together at the current situation.



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Language(s): French

Publisher: Éditions Quae

Edition: 1st edition

Collection: Sciences en questions

Published: 1 january 2008

Reference Book: 02103

Reference eBook [ePub]: 02103EPB

Reference eBook [PDF]: 02103NUM

EAN13 Book: 9782759201716

EAN13 eBook [ePub]: 9782759207510

EAN13 eBook [PDF]: 9782759202911

Interior: Black & white

Format (in mm) Book: [NR]

Pages count Book: 72

Pages count eBook [PDF]: 72

Weight (in grammes): 85 (Book)

Size: 470 ko (ePub), 540 ko (PDF)