Improving extreme climate events forecasting.

In a context of climate change, systems for forecasting agricultural yields in the face of extreme weather events of a thermal and rainfall nature must be particularly reliable and efficient. The European project MODEXTREME1 conducted by INRA from 2013 to 2016 has improved the modeling and simulation systems of the impacts of these phenomena on field crops, fruit trees and grasslands. The MODEXTREME project team received the Stars of Europe trophy among the 12 winning projects at the ceremony organized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation on 4 December 2017.

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