Loir-et-Cher


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Loir-et-Cher

(lwär-ā-shĕr), department (1990 pop. 307,100), N central France, in Orléanais. BloisBlois
, town (1990 pop. 51,549), capital of Loir-et-Cher dept., central France, in Orléanais, on the Loire River. A commercial and industrial center with an outstanding trade in wines and brandies, it is also one of the most historic towns of France.
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Loir-Et-Cher

 

a department in central France, primarily in the Loire Valley. Area, 6,400 sq km; population, 279,000 (1972). The prefecture is Blois. Grain, sugar beets, and potatoes are grown; there is viticulture, fruit growing, and stock raising. The department has food, machine-building, and wool industries.

Loir-et-Cher

a department of N central France, in Centre region. Capital: Blois. Pop.: 318 853 (2003 est.). Area: 6422 sq. km (2505 sq. miles)
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and Canada, Matra chairman Bernard Labet and WaveCrest president and CEO Roy Barbee have announced plans to assemble the full range of TidalForce electric bikes at Matra's site in Loir-et-Cher and to distribute them across Europe beginning in 2006.
Furthermore--as Roger Dion noted in 1934 in his magisterial thesis on the Val de Loire--between Blois and Beaugency there developed the earliest agricultural syndicates in all France; the Syndicat des Agriculteurs de Loir-et-Cher, founded in 1883, became a national model.
So he has a real incentive to prove that the fraternal spirit existed in the department of Loir-et-Cher long before 1883.
Contract notice: major road repair works for the departmental council of loir-et-cher - program 2018
Contract notice:pruning and felling of trees along the departmental roads or heritage tree of the department of loir-et-cher
Contract notice: Pruning and felling of trees along the departmental roads or the sports heritage of the department of loir-et-cher
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Contract notice: various works necessary for the maintenance and the securing of the departmental roads on behalf of the departmental council of loir-et-cher
The consultation concerns the various works necessary for the maintenance and the securing of the departmental roads on behalf of the departmental council of loir-et-cher.