Agroecological holistic approach – From IPM to Organic Agriculture Philippe Rothgerber, France


  • Technical result: : Successful development from IPM to organic agriculture
  • Economic result: Higher value apple and grape production with organic certification
  • Sustainability (ecological, social and economical) Gains:


    • Elimination of reliance on chemical pesticides
    • Increased biodiversity enabling resilient carrot cropping systems
    • Enables regenerative land use practices: combining agricultural production


    • Enables worker and consumer health and wellbeing
    • Promotes quality nutritious carrot production
    • Demonstrates good governance: good monitoring, preventive approach


    • Supports farmers’ livelihood and value distribution
    • Improvement of financial viability
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kindly provided by:
Philippe Rothgerber, apple producer in France
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