UP INRA 1321 - Tropical agrosystems (ASTRO)

The ASTRO research unit develops multidisciplinary research in plant sciences, environment, phytopathology, agronomy and economy in order to design innovative cropping systems with low levels of inputs meeting the needs of sustainable development of the territory, consumer expectations, and presenting the best chances of adoption by farmers respecting fragile tropical environments.

Key figures :

59 permanent staff, including 21 researchers, teacher-researchers and engineers.
3 to 5 PhD students and postdoctoral fellows per year.

Doctoral school(s)
DS 589 - Tropical island environment presenting risks: protection, enhancement, health and development
Co-accredited institutions : Université des Antilles