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Lidea will build the most modern seed plant in Russia

On September 09, 2020, in Pavlovsk, Voronezh Region, the groundbreaking ceremony for the Tanais seed plant of the company Lidea was held. Lidea’s Chief Executive Officer Pierre Fly Sainte-Marie and the Governor of the Voronezh Region Alexander Gusev, Patrice Server Head of Supply and Operations of Lidea, Stephane Dupille, Operations Leader in Russia and Alexey […]

EURALIS Semences and CAUSSADE Semences Group: birth and first day of Lidea, finalization of the rapprochement of the two companies

The rapprochement of EURALIS Semences and CAUSSADE Semences Group has been effective since September 1st, 2020. It resulted in the birth of Lidea. Already one of the top 10 global field seeds companies, this new entity aims to achieve leadership positions in certain species in the enlarged Europe. This convergence was born of the desire […]

Euralis Governance evolution

  Today, Christian Pèes, the President of Euralis, informed the Euralis Board he would be unavailable for the next months due to ill health.   In agreement with the Bureau, he proposed to the Euralis Board to appoint Christophe Congues as President Delegate to preside over the Board in his absence.   The Euralis Board […]

Philippe Saux, General Director : “Euralis is mobilizing”

In the unprecedented situation linked to the management of the Covid-19 pandemic, Euralis is mobilizing. In the front line, our cooperative remains present at all stages of the food chain, from upstream to downstream. We are thus implementing our business  plan to continue our operations, with two priorities: ensuring the safety and health of our […]

Three new Euralis Directors

Each year, during the Euralis General Assembly, part of the Board of Directors is elected for three-year terms by its delegated peers who have been registered during the « Assemblées de section ». This year, three directors have ceased their mandates : Marie Blandine Doazan, Lionel Déprez et Laurent Chériti. To replace them, three new Directors joined […]

Safran initiates the study of a bio-fuel industry in the south-west of France and mobilizes the major local economic actors to do that, including Euralis

Safran Helicopter Engines is joining Euralis, Teréga, ACD (Aquitaine Chimie Durable), Chemparc, Agri Sud Ouest Innovation, Xylofutur, CCI Pau Béarn, Pau and Pays de l’Adour University and the Aerospace Valley consortium to study the feasibility of producing aviation biofuels in southwest France. A Letter Of Intent (LOI) has been signed in the presence of Alain […]

Euralis Semences strengthens its financial resources to accelerate its international development 

  Unigrains and Sofiprotéol, historic minority shareholders in the subsidiary of French cooperative group Euralis, subscribe to a €M 20 capital increase   Paris, January 27th, 2020 – Euralis Semences completed a €M 20 capital increase, subscribed to exclusively and equally by its historic minority shareholders, Unigrains and Sofiprotéol.   Subsidiary of the French cooperative group […]

Euralis announces the construction of a seed factory in Russia

Euralis Semences is launching a project to build a seed production factory in Russia. The site will be located near Voronezh, 470 kilometres south of Moscow. This is a major project for Euralis. The site, within the “Pavlovsk” socio-economic development zone, will extend over at least 100 hectares, of which approximately twenty will be allocated […]

Euralis appoints its General Director and Deputy General Director

The Euralis Board, following the proposal of the Executive Council and its Chairman, has just appointed Philippe Saux and Luc Lemaire as Euralis General Director and Deputy General Director, respectively. As the current Director of the Seed Division, Philippe Saux will take up his position as General Director in early 2020. In the meantime, he […]