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5/04/2024 -

Arrival of BIO and BIB in digital version: Ecertificate ISTA

In one of its latest newsletters, ISTA made official the launch this summer of the "e-certificate". The digital version of[...]
5/04/2024 -

RESO2: a research project to encourage the registration of varieties adapted to agroecological systems

French agriculture has begun its agro-ecological transition. Agro-ecological production systems, characterised by increased use of ecological processes to replace the[...]
3/04/2024 -

GEVES-CNCC cooperation in Algeria: mid-term review

The PROFAS C+ project steering committee, co-financed by the French Embassy in Algeria and the Algerian government, met in February[...]

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Variety and Seed Study and Control Group

GEVES is a public interest group, a unique official organisation in France providing expertise on new varieties and seed quality testing. It is founded from three partner organisations: INRAE, the Ministry of Agriculture, and Semae.

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Variety applications studied / year
Varieties registered in the Official French Catalogue

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