Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique

Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique

Research organisations

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Rue de l'Université 147
75338 Paris

The French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) is a public institute for scientific research under the joint authority of the two french Ministries of Research and Agriculture. INRA is dedicated to mission-oriented research, by developing mainly life sciences, in the fields of agriculture, food and nutrition, and the rural environment.

Its missions are:
- to serve the public interest, while maintaining consistency between its research goals and the demands of society;
- to acquire and disseminate information on scientific knowledge and innovation, particularly in the areas of agriculture, food and the environment;
- to contribute to decision-making and training, to promote the transfer of scientific knowledge and participate in the science-society debate.

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