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The Transit’Eau initiative: a dynamic, results-oriented approach to the design of territorial projects

Illustration in catchment areas with nitrate issues

Farmers, advisors and scientists working together on the dynamic design of a territory project in a catchment area with nitrate issues discuss the work they do together.

The Transit’Eau initiative aims to build a local territory project driven by results and not means, by putting the farmers back at the heart of the project’s design and by showing the adjustment, over time, between proposed actions and the results obtained as they are implemented.

This approach, developed for territories with “water” issues, relies on various tools (dashboard to monitor the effect of the actions undertaken to achieve the targeted result, monitoring the state of the fields, specific activities with farmers). In this video, the actors of a catchment area who have tested these tools discuss them with the scientists supporting them.


See also

- Ferrané, C. 2017. Piloter une AAC selon une logique de résultats : Une démarche pour une gestion dynamique du projet d’une AAC (à enjeu "nitrate") à l’aide d’un tableau de bord.ésultats

- Paravano, L., Prost, L., and Reau, R. 2015. Brienon-sur-Armançon : pilotage dynamique des actions d’un territoire à enjeu nitrate, à l’aide d’un observatoire et d’un tableau de bordObservatoire et tableau de bord pour un pilotage dynamique des pertes de nitrate dans une aire d’alimentation de captage. Agronomie, Environnement et Sociétés 6(1):127–133.

- Reau, R., Bedu, M., Ferrané, C., Gratecap, J-B., Jean-Baptiste, S., Paravano, L., Parnaudeau, V., and Prost, L., 2017. Evaluation des émissions de nitrate par les champs pour la conception de projets de territoire et l’accompagnement de la transition en aires d’alimentation de captage. Innovations Agronomiques 57 (2017), 1-11.

- Prost, L., Reau, R., Paravano, L., Cerf, M., and Jeuffroy, M.-H. 2018. Designing agricultural systems from invention to implementation: the contribution of agronomy. Lessons from a case study. Agricultural Systems 164:122–132.