We are in the midst of an unprecedented water crisis. South American regions are declaring an agricultural state of emergency, California’s wells are running dry, and countries from Belgium to Bo...

It is estimated that the volume of wood from trees blown over or uprooted in France by the storms of 1999 is 138 million m3, for an annual commercial harvest of 35 million m3. This excess can be ex...

Blueberries are a high value cash crop with very good revenue potential. However, they also come with steep production costs, and as a perennial shrub, are quite sensitive and demanding.

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The distinctive operating feature of a pivot is the evenness of the amounts of water applied from one end of the pivot to the other. In fact, the longest span from the centre must,...

The population growth expected for the next fifty years and the predicted climate change have led to an urgent reaction vis-à-vis the way agriculture will be practised in the future. Within this b...

Cannabis Sativa L. is a multi-use plant.  It can be used for the production of food (seed and seed derivatives), of short and long fiber for the textile industry and of biofuel.

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The scorching summer that Europe has just experienced has highlighted the importance of irrigation. The fact is that lack of irrigation unfortunately and very often has immediate and harmful effect...

The market for small fruits, also called “berries”, is constantly on the increase and growing  this crop could represent an attractive opportunity for generating income,

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The soils of the Haute Lande, characterised by a very high sand content, have limited available water reserves and irrigation has to be used to produce crops. A local research grou...

Noiseless, the controller automatically activates the solenoid valve.

The water flows under pressure. Invisible, inaudible.

The water droplets flow from the drippers, to disappe...

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