Forest Forest Overview of Forests in FranceForest area in France has doubled since 1850 and now covers 30% of the country. France’s forest is very diversified. Forest Reproductive Material RegulationsRegulations are in place to ensure the genetic quality of forest reproductive material. Using Forest Reproductive MaterialThe success of a forest plantation depends on the responsible use of FRM, among other factors. Annual Statistics on the Sale of Forest Plants and SeedEach year, the French Ministry of Agriculture publishes the results of a statistical survey on the production and sale of forest plants and seed in France and for export. AgroforestryAssociating trees and crops offers numerous benefits, and farmers are increasingly using wild trees on their farms.