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.
ServicesSoil health (3) Water protection (5) Air quality (7) Optimal water management (1) Fertilizer management (1) Pest, weed, and disease control (3) Animal welfare (1) Organic farming (2)
The effects of crimper-rolled winter rye on striped cucumber.
Trapping flea beetles in organic farming.
Population dynamic of Lepidopteran pests of sweet corn.
Reducing N2O emissions from organic and inorganic fertilizers using 4R practices and other nitrogen conservation approaches on Quebec farms – assessment and quantification protocols
Sustainable water management within Lanoraie wetland watershed.
Hydrologic response to soil physical condition within Pot-au-beurre and Saint-Germain rivers.
This project aims to optimize water use in irrigated potato crops.
This research project aims to establish technical, economic, social and environmental benchmarks for irrigation of field and forage crops.
Researchers: Carl Boivin Catherine Bossé Simon Ricard
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