Why Produce in France?

As an undisputed leader in the field for more than 50 years, France has the ideal conditions for producing significant amounts of high-quality seeds.

These are all assets that client growers, seed companies, and breeders established in France testify to.

Superior Quality

“To me, it is the quality of French seeds that makes them stand out from seeds produced elsewhere. In terms of the way in which they are produced, these seeds are remarkable.”

Alexei, Crop Manager, Russia

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Experienced Seed Multiplication Growers

“As a production company, we rely on the growers’ work on a daily basis. Their experience, their technical competence, and their ability to adapt guarantee the quality of the end seed product.”

Didier Nury, General Manager, Top Semence

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Unique Expertise

“France has all the key factors for successful seed production. Its unique expertise is what we were seeking when we decided to invest here, just as many other international breeders.”

Matthieu Beaulaton, Manager – Operational Optimisation and Excellence/Europe – Bayer Crop Science

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“Maize in France” – a Brand and a Website for the French Maize Seed Industry

The French maize seed production industry is equipping itself with a brand name, in order to highlight the expertise of its actors and high quality of its production. Hence, the Maize in France – Semences d’Excellence brand will from now on be the signature line of all communication and promotion activities carried out by the FNPSMS in and outside France. A website with the same name is also accessible, providing internet users with ample information ranging from specific issues regarding seed production, to industry assets, as well as a platform of technical advice aimed at optimising maize production.

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FNPSMS to Host the Nice ISF Congress in June

Every year, the ISF Congress gathers together seed companies from around the world, for three days of meetings and debates.

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