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7/04/2022 -

GEVES at International Horticultural Congress IHC 2022

GEVES will participate in the IHC 2022 international congress. It will give several oral and poster presentations. See here the […]
5/04/2022 -

Variety testing in more heterogeneous environments: end of the OPTIRES project

This project, supported by the "CASDAR Seeds & Plant Breeding" research programme, is conducted in partnership with Arvalis, INRAE, ITB […]
5/04/2022 -

Tools for distinguishing sunflower varieties against Orobanche cumana

Orobanche cumana, also known as broomrape, is a parasitic plant that attaches itself to the roots of its host, in […]


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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