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Master of Science Internship – Producing without pesticides: consequences for crop productivity and biodiversity

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Residents' exposure to pesticides: how close are agricultural areas to residential buildings in France?

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Agronomy joint research unit INRAE - AgroParisTech - Paris-Saclay University

Our objective is to produce and mobilize scientific and expert methods and knowledge, from local to global, to (i) assess the impacts on the environment and ecosystem services of current and alternative cropping systems, and (ii) support stakeholders involved in the evolution of agricultural practices by designing resources (knowledge, tools and methods) with them
The Agronomy joint research unit includes researchers, teacher-researchers, engineers, technicians and research support staff. It is attached to the AgroEcoSystem departement of INRAE and to the SIAFEE Department (Agronomic, Forestry, Water and Environmental Sciences and Engineering) of AgroParisTech.

Download here a presentation of the unit