AGRO2010    The International Scientific Week around Agronomy

Montpellier, August 29 to September 03, 2010



Oral presentations
   S1 - “Agronomy for
  Sustainable Development”

   S2 - Parallel symposia
   S3 - ESA Division meetings
   S4 - "Innovation and
  Decision Support in

Media corner




© F. Villemejeanne


Day 4: Thursday September 2nd
Agriculture and Culture in Languedoc-Roussillon


Three field trips combining meetings with farmers, tasting of regional products and visits of monuments are proposed. 25 people is the minimum required to organize a trip. In case a trip cannot be organized, an alternative choice will be proposed. These field trips are also opened to accompanying persons.

Costs of field trips are €80 before June 30th and €100 after June 30th.

© Parc Naturel Regional de Camargue

OPTION 1 – CAMARGUE / Rice production

Departure: 9h00– Corum conference center
9h45: Visit of the Tour de Constance in Aigues-mortes
10h30: free time in the town to walk on the fortifications and do some shopping
12h00: Departure for lunch at the Manade Blanc
12h45: Typical Camarguese buffet
14h00 -16h00: Commented visit of the rice field in the manade on a big tractor
16h30: Return to Montpellier (arrival around 18h00)

© Daumas-Gassac

OPTION 2 – ST GUILHEM DU DESERT / Wine production

Departure: 9h30 – Corum conference center
10h30 - 12h00: Guided tour of St Guilhem du désert
12h15: Lunch at the Fonzes restaurant (with an outstanding view from the terrace over the Herault river speciality chicken with crayfish)
14h30 -16h30: Visit of a the vineyard and winery "Caveau de Lunes"
17h00: Departure to Montpellier (arrival around 17h45)

© EPCC Pont du Gard

OPTION 3 – PONT DU GARD / Olive production


© Huiles d'olive Soulas









Updated 27.09.10

Comité d’organisation AGRO2010

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