14 research stations, 500,000 plots dedicated to trials in Europe
With 2,000 employees in 16 subsidiaries, 8 production plants in Europe and 17 research stations, Lidea designs and offers innovative, personalized and sustainable solutions for multi-species and multi-brand seeds that create added value for producers throughout the year.
Become the world leader in multi-species complementarity
EURALIS Semences and CAUSSADE Semences Group formalized their alliance on September 1, 2020, by creating LIDEA. By building on their complementarities strengths in terms of species, research, industrial tools and markets, the alliance of the two companies aims to achieve leadership positions in certain species in wider Europe (Ukraine and Russia) .
At a time when agriculture is undergoing fundamental changes, the profession of seed producer is taking on a new dimension; its creativity and ability to innovate must take into account a greater number of issues than in the past; we must be able to think differently about seeds to help agriculture respond to all the challenges it faces. By investing in the future, Lidea relies on Research and Development to offer seeds and customized services that respond to expectations and economic profitability of farms as well as environmental constraints. Drawing on its solid roots, from the laboratory to the harvest, Lidea is resolutely innovative, attentive and a driving force for sustainable proposals. Farmers, our employees, our partners, our suppliers, civil society and the environment expect us to make a positive economic, societal and environmental contribution.
Innovation, as the main growth driver
Lidea’s success is its ability to provide an efficient varietal flow and solutions that meet the needs of the agricultural sector and of all farmers around the world. At the research level, the implementation of structuring instruments resulting from new technologies and predictive methods is at the heart of Lidea innovation.
A successful international development strategy
Lidea has made the internationalization of its activities a lever for strategic growth. As one of the top 10 global field crop seed companies, Lidea is present from the Atlantic to the Urals thanks to its 2,000 employees. Today, Lidea brings together 16 subsidiaries, 8 production sites, 17 research stations and distributes its seeds in 48 countries around teh world.
Industrial performance for quality seeds
Lidea becomes a leader for its know-how in global supply chain and agro-industrial production.
Digitalisation supporting farmers
Lidea invests in digital transformation by creating an IS and Digital strategic plan that creates added values for employees, clients and partners.
Customer satisfaction at the heart of our priorities
LIDEA focuses on Customer Satisfaction by developing proximity with its customers, listening to their needs, and providing them with tailored solutions and customised alternative practices.