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Editor Patrice Caron, Cirad es-dir
Avenue Agropolis - TA C-DIR / B (Bât. B, Bur. 216) - 34398 Montpellier Cedex

Scientific editor, Vincent Porphyre, UPR Systèmes d'élevage
Campus de Baillarguet - TA C-18 / A (Bât. A, Bur. 107) - 34398 Montpellier Cedex 5

Design and conception, Thierry Erwin, Caroline Coste, Cirad dic-dsi/pmm-lpv
Avenue Agropolis - TA 483 / 05 (Bât. 5, Bur. 315) - 34398 Montpellier Cedex 5

Webmasters, Vincent Porphyre, Christian Sahut, UPR Systèmes d'élevage
Campus de Baillarguet - TA C-18 / A (Bât. A, Bur. 107) - 34398 Montpellier Cedex 5

Information Officers, Alain Glarmet, Annie Marti - Cirad dic-discom/appui doc
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The CIRAD, French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development Scientific organization of research specialized in agronomic research applied to the hot areas, the Cirad has the role of contributing to the rural development of the tropical countries by research, experimental achievements, training activities, and by scientific and technical information, in France and abroad. Its activities cover the fields with sciences agronomic, veterinary, forest and agroalimentary.

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