Lutte Raisonnée

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Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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lutte raisonnée, literally ‘reasoned struggle’, is an approach to viticulture which tries to minimize the application of agrochemicals so that they are used only when absolutely necessary and not as a matter of routine. See also integrated pest management and sustainable viticulture.