IPM design and assessment

This presentation made an overview of methods to design and assess IPM-based cropping systems and ended by an identification of methodological challenges and future research pathways. First he definesconceptual considerations: a simplified representation of the agro-ecosystem, the concepts of production situation and cropping system and finally IPM.

Jean-Noël Aubertot - INRA

Jean-Noel.Aubertot@toulouse.inra.fr

The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/ 2007-2013) under the grant agreement n°265865- PURE