Session 06. Mixed farming systems – does diversity bring any benefits and at what scale?
Date: 29 August 2016; 08:30 – 12:30 hours
Chairperson: J. Ryschawy / M. Zehetmeier
Theatre Session 06
Integrated crop-livestock systems may increase micronutrient content of foodstuffs
invited S.L. Kronberg, G.F. Combs, M.A. Liebig and J. Ryschawy
Mixed crop-livestock systems across scales: toward new agroecological models?
invited J. Ryschawy
Mixed farming and the sustainability of beef production systems in Wales, UK
P.K. Nicholas-Davies, A. Olaizola, O. Barrantes and G. Evans
Does the diversity of integration practices enhance the resilience of mixed crop-livestock systems
F. Stark, H. Archimède, R. Poccard-Chappuis, E. Gonzalez-Garcia and C.-H. Moulin
ArchiMod: a metamodel of farming systems functioning to address future livestock challenges
L. Puillet, O. Martin, B. Méda and F. Garcia-Launay
The revival of Mixed Farming Systems – will dreams finally become true?
invited P.L. De Wolf, W. Sukkel, P.A. Galama, J. Verloop and M. Pleijte
How much animal-source food can we produce while avoiding feed-food competition?
H.H.E. Van Zanten, O. Van Hal and I.J.M. De Boer
Livestock farming system diversity and resource use efficiency – What the history tells for France?
J.P. Domingues, A.H. Gameiro, T. Bonaudo, B. Gabrielle and M. Tichit
Mixed farming systems in the beef value chain of the city of Malang, Indonesia
S.J. Oosting, J.J.M. Boekhorst, M.G. Kok and I. Subagiyo
Self-sufficiency for animal feed: a multi-level framework to promote agroecological farming systems
V. Thenard, A. Charmeau, P. Triboulet and G. Martin
Crop livestock integration at landscape level in Mediterranean: a comparative analysis
J. Lasseur, M. Napoleone, M. Mohamed, C.H. Moulin and V. Alary
Opportunities and challenges of diversified crop-livestock system in new reclaimed lands, Egypt
A. Aboul Naga, V. Alary, M. Osman and X. Juanes
Which animal do farmers need for tropical mixed farming systems?
N. Mandonnet and T. Ceresita
Test various strategies to reduce Nitrogen (N) Phosphorus (P) and Carbon (C) losses in mixed farms
H. Chambaut, J.L. Fiorelli, S. Espagnol, P. Mantovi, J. Verloop, S. Maignan, E. Ruane and P. Nicholas
Are farming systems a key to understand dairy sheep breed management in Thessaly (Greece)?
L. Perucho, C. Ligda and C.H. Moulin