Climate KIC - Low-carbon agriculture - 2012

Climate - Knowledge & Innovation Community (KIC) - Contextual Learning Journey

Low-carbon agriculture - AgroParisTech, Grignon campus - July 2012


by B. Gabrielle (Professor, AgroParisTech) 

Reach Videos :

Presentation of the Grignon Positive Energie Project

 by S. Carton, project manager, AgroParisTech & Céréopa.

Farm Tour :

Project presentations and debate

 on opportunities for new value-chains related to agriculture / climate / energy interactions.

Summary abstract of the session :

This one-day session examines the issues related to the role of agricultural production systems (arable and livestock) in climate change, and how innovative management options new productions and services may mitigate GHG emissions in urban context.

Innovative technologies for food, feed, & energy production, and urban waste recycling will be emphasized in a farm tour and developed via case-studies and practitionners' inputs.