Deux-Sèvres

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Deux-Sèvres is a French department.wikipedia
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Niort

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Niort is the center for growing vegetables and angelica.
Niort (Novioritum) is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France.

Maine-et-Loire

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Cholet is in the neighbouring department of Maine-et-Loire.
Maine-et-Loire is part of the current region of Pays-de-la-Loire and is surrounded by the departments of Ille-et-Vilaine, Mayenne, Sarthe, Indre-et-Loire, Vienne, Deux-Sèvres, Vendée, and Loire-Atlantique.

Sèvre Nantaise

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Deux-Sèvres literally means "two Sèvres": the Sèvre Nantaise and the Sèvre Niortaise are two rivers which have their sources in the department.
Its source is in the Deux-Sèvres department, near Secondigny.

Melle, Deux-Sèvres

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Some beetroot is grown in the district of Melle. Textiles and shoe making, furnitures, mechanics, automotive (Heuliez and Irisbus), chemistry (Rhodia in Melle), food industry and food packaging are the major industries outside of the capital.
Melle is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France.

Parthenay

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The Parthenais breed of cattle is named after the town of Parthenay in the north of the département. Another important road in the north of the département is the Route nationale 149 (RN149), which runs roughly east–west from Mortagne-sur-Sèvre to Poitiers, passing through Bressuire and Parthenay.
Parthenay is an ancient fortified town and commune in the Deux-Sèvres department of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

Sèvre Niortaise

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Deux-Sèvres literally means "two Sèvres": the Sèvre Nantaise and the Sèvre Niortaise are two rivers which have their sources in the department.
Its source is in the Deux-Sèvres department, near Sepvret, north of Melle.

Parthenaise

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The Parthenais breed of cattle is named after the town of Parthenay in the north of the département.
It is named for the town of Parthenay in the département of Deux-Sèvres, in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region of western France.

Échiré

Also, dairy products are produced in significant quantities (butter in Échiré and goats' cheese).
Échiré is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.

Deux-Sèvres's 1st constituency

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The 1st constituency of Deux-Sèvres is a French legislative constituency in the Deux-Sèvres département.

Mazières-en-Gâtine

Some quarries are in operation (in Mazières-en-Gâtine, La Peyratte or Saint-Varent), as well as lime extraction operations.
Mazières-en-Gâtine is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France.

La Peyratte

Some quarries are in operation (in Mazières-en-Gâtine, La Peyratte or Saint-Varent), as well as lime extraction operations.
La Peyratte is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France.

Deux-Sèvres's 2nd constituency

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The 2nd constituency of Deux-Sèvres is a French legislative constituency in the Deux-Sèvres département.

Saint-Varent

Some quarries are in operation (in Mazières-en-Gâtine, La Peyratte or Saint-Varent), as well as lime extraction operations.
Saint-Varent is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France.

Deux-Sèvres's 3rd constituency

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The 3rd constituency of Deux-Sèvres (French: Troisième circonscription des Deux-Sèvres) is a French legislative constituency in the Deux-Sèvres département.

Marais Poitevin

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The south-west of the département attracts tourists with the Marais Poitevin natural area; the Atlantic coast is close at hand.
. Extending across three departments (Vendée, Deux-Sèvres, and Charente-Maritime), it is situated west of Niort, north of La Rochelle, and south of Fontenay-le-Comte.

Bressuire

Another important road in the north of the département is the Route nationale 149 (RN149), which runs roughly east–west from Mortagne-sur-Sèvre to Poitiers, passing through Bressuire and Parthenay.
Bressuire is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in France.

Thouars

The north and south of the département are connected by relatively minor roads, with the D743 and D748 linking Niort to Parthenay and Bressuire respectively, whilst the D938 connects to Thouars.
Thouars is a commune in the Deux-Sèvres department in western France.

Heuliez

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Textiles and shoe making, furnitures, mechanics, automotive (Heuliez and Irisbus), chemistry (Rhodia in Melle), food industry and food packaging are the major industries outside of the capital.
The main production plant is located in Cerizay in the Deux-Sèvres département.

European route E62

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The RN149 forms part of the European route E62 from Nantes to Genoa.

Guillaume Chiche

Guillaume Chiche (born 30 March 1986) is a French politician representing La République En Marche! He was elected to the French National Assembly on 18 June 2017, representing the department of Deux-Sèvres.

Iveco Bus

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Textiles and shoe making, furnitures, mechanics, automotive (Heuliez and Irisbus), chemistry (Rhodia in Melle), food industry and food packaging are the major industries outside of the capital.

Catherine Breillat

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Breillat was born in Bressuire, Deux-Sèvres, but grew up in Niort.

Louis-Marcelin de Fontanes

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Born in Niort (Deux-Sèvres), he belonged to a noble Protestant family of Languedoc which had been reduced to poverty by the revocation of the edict of Nantes.

Henri-Georges Clouzot

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Henri-Georges Clouzot was born in Niort, Deux-Sèvres, to mother Suzanne Clouzot and father Georges Clouzout, a book store owner.