France hosted the 70th International Seed Federation (ISF) Congress

June 06, 2019

Euralis Semences participated in the International Seed Federation (IFS) congress from June 3rd to 5th in Nice, France on the theme of “excellence in seed research and development”.

 This congress brought together around 1,700 delegates from 5 continents, including seed companies of field crops and vegetable seeds, as well as entities involved in the seed industry such as agrochemists, equipment manufacturers and interprofessionals.

This congress is a real opportunity to participate in professional meetings, conferences and especially to bilateral business meetings at the initiative of the participants.

On this occasion, François-Xavier Larrouy, Export Area Manager of the Seeds Division, attended many meetings in three days with companies from all over the world. “These meetings are useful moments to reinforce relations with Euralis Semences partners. It is also an opportunity to learn about the markets, their evolution and the potential value that our genetics could bring to these markets. And finally we are starting collaborations with actors present in the virgin markets of our genetics “. Philippe Saux, Jacques Rabayrol, Didier Sauvaire, Peter Fleck and Oliver Becker also represented the Seeds Division at this congress.


International Seeds Federation

ISF is a non-profit, non-governmental organization. ISF has been representing the interests of its members since 1924 and is widely regarded as the voice of the global seed industry.  The main mission of ISF is to create the best environment for the global seed economy and to promote seed breeding and innovation.