Each year, IRDA's R&D Team conducts more than one hundred research projects in sustainable agriculture. What's more, IRDA is working with Quebec's key agricultural stakeholders to find concrete solutions.
Major InitiativesMajor initiatives (5)
Activity areaLivestock production (20) Market gardening (20) Fruit production (34) Field crops (17)
ServicesSoil health (25) Water protection (15) Air quality (15) Ecosystem protection (5) Optimal water management (6) Fertilizer management (14) Pest, weed, and disease control (37) Animal welfare (11) Food safety and quality (3) Organic farming (16) Waste conversion (1) Environmental regulations (3) Coexisting in an agricultural environment (2) Laboratory analyzes (2)
The Apple Phytosanitary Warning Network.
The effects of crimper-rolled winter rye on striped cucumber.
Population dynamic of Lepidopteran pests of sweet corn.
Hydrological impacts of cropping systems and physical soil degradation.
Reducing N2O emissions from organic and inorganic fertilizers using 4R practices and other nitrogen conservation approaches on Quebec farms – assessment and quantification protocols
Development of a method for estimating low/ecological flows in the context of culvert development taking into account the impact of climate change.
and quality of soil, water, and air
of local communities by improving the quality of crop and livestock production, with an emphasis on animal welfare
of crop and livestock production