6/07/2021 -

Change of President at GEVES: Patrick Flammarion succeeds Christian Huyghe

Photo: from left to right: Christian Huyghe, Alain Tridon, Patrick Flammarion On 6 July 2021, the GEVES Board of Directors […]
2/07/2021 -

A new race of Bremia lactucae (Bl: 37EU) 

On 1 June, following the epidemiological study led by IBEB (International Bremia Evaluation Board), the new race of lettuce downy mildew Bremia lactucae Bl: 37EU was […]
29/06/2021 -

Feedback from the CTPS Plenary Committee

The CTPS Plenary Committee met on 20 May. The Scientific Committee presented its current work, in response to the referral […]


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: INRA, the Ministry of Agriculture, and GNIS.


  • 78000

    Seed analyses / year

  • 2300

    Variety applications studied / year

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    Varieties registered in the Official French Catalogue

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