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Frédérique Piron

Mob. +33 670 791 855 Tel. +33 241 796 338 prousseau@terrena.fr

Tel. +33 241 796 335 Fax +33 241 796 385 fpiron@terrena.fr

David Antier

Dominique Thuault

Mob. +33 607 025 514 Tel. +33 241 796 329 dantier@terrena.fr

Tel. +33 241 796 320 Fax +33 241 796 315 dthuault@terrena.fr

Renaud Véret

François Bousselin

Seed production and sales director

Vegetable seed production manager

Vegetable seed sales engineer Mob. +33 762 573 388 Tel. +33 241 796 400 rveret@terrena.fr

Client relations and vegetable seed administration

Seed product manager Cereal, fodder & rapeseed

Corn & sunflower seed production manager Tel. +33 241 796 320 Fax +33 241 796 315 fbousselin@terrena.fr

www.pourquipourquoi.fr - Crédit photo : SCOPIC, Photothèque Terrena et Alexis Chézière © - Terrena © / emer - CARRÉ PIXEL - Fotolia.com ©

Patrick Rousseau

High Quality Seeds Production and Services

TERRENA - Head office «La Noëlle» - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00 TERRENA - Seeds activity «Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320

www.terrena-semences.com


Terrena Seeds Activity Terrena is one of the top ten European cooperative; our seed production is a strategic area for the company. Our seed production is done in a region with ideal climate conditions for your seeds which allows us to provide consistence and quality all year long. We multiply seeds on more than 11,000 hectares for our clients worldwide. We invest in the latest, reliable and flexible industrial equipment as well as our storage capacity which enables us to adapt to your supply chain delivering directly to your clients. Entrusting your seed production to Terrena is the safe choice. Xavier Carrion Director Terrena Seeds

Key figures Terrena Group A turnover of

4,365 22,000 11,821 2 million euros

farmers (members)

employees

million hectares of cultivated land

TERRENA Group With its 22,000 farmers and 11,821 employees, Terrena plays a major role in French farming and in the French food industry. Terrena has committed itself to a new relationship between farming and society, at the beginning of the line, serving farmers by offering solutions to produce more, better with lessand by developing Ecologically Intensive Farming and further down the line, with products including a Healthy Eating element. This new farming takes into account nutritional challenges from the moment the products are elaborated. It uses ecosystem functionality to the best ends by ensuring its renewal. To a certain extent, it’s a farming system which relies on life’s natural productive capacity often updating old practices but adapting them with the help of innovative technologies which are now available. Our forward Looking Farmers are at the heart of this experimental process. NEW FARMING BRINGS TOGETHER THREE MAJOR ELEMENTS 1 Our farmers organised into cooperative, real Forward Looking Farmers 2 Ecologically Intensive Farming as the technological cornerstone 3 Healthy Eating as the benefit for our consumers

Jean-Marc Poirier, Forward Looking Farmers Farmer at Blou (49)

TERRENA - Head office "La Noëlle" - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00 TERRENA - Seeds activity "Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320

Our clients worldwide


Terrena Seeds Activity 

An exceptional region

The seed activity is positioned amongst the leaders of French seed production. Our crops benefit from a mild climate, a variety of different soils and mainly from water resources which are essential to their growth. 

A complete package

Our network of nearly 650 experienced growers produces a large choice of species: corn, sunflower, grain, rape seed, pulses, fodder, vegetable and floral. Their knowledge is focused on production of OP and hybrid varieties. 

  Vern-d'Anjou

Terrena’s pledge

Terrena promises confidentiality and security of the customer genetics that are entrusted to Terrena. 

Quality and performance

11,000 650 ha of production

Growers

Terrena Seeds has its own test laboratory acknowledged by the agricultural ministry and it works within the ISTA norms. 20 000 samples are analyzed each year. The Beaufort site is certified “Poussières” by the SOC for the dust management in the corn seeds The seed activity is spread over 3 factories throughout the region:  Vern-d’Anjou  Lusignan  Beaufort-en-Vallée which is one of the biggest seed treatment sites in

France.

  Lusignan La Normandie

35

450,000 140

53 

56

Vern-d'Anjou

la Beauce

Qx produced

72

employees

44

ANCENIS head office 49

Beaufort-en-Vallée

37

79

85

Map of the production area

36

Lusignan 86

Seed factories

87 17

16

  Beaufort-en-Vallée


The production package The vegetable and floral species are handled by a team which has nearly 25 years of experience. The team sets up production with basic seeds, monitoring crops all year long to ensure an optimal seed quality from our factories.

  The floral species  Yarrow Bellflower Chrysanthemum

 Godetia Hyssop Iberis

 Clarkia Cosmos Wallflower

 Lathyrus Lavatera Carnations  Sweet pea Hollyhock Care

TERRENA - Head office "La Noëlle" - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00

TE

Semi


  The vegetable species Dill Year Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

Radish Year Month

N

Sowing Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

Peas Year Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

Sowing Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Seeds activity "Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320

Semis

Sowing


The production package Bean Year Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing Roguing Flowering Harvest

Lettuce Year Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

Sowing Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

Cucurbits Year Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

Sowing Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Head office "La Noëlle" - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00

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Semi


  The vegetable species Fennel Year Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

Annual Chicory Year Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

Sowing Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

Chicory Year Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Roguing Flowering Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Seeds activity "Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320

Semis

Sowing


The production package Celery Year

Month

*under cover J

F

M

N A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing Transplant

Year

N+1

Roguing Flowering Harvest

Parsley *under cover Year

Month

J

F

M

N A

M

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Roguing Flowering Harvest

Carott Year

Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

Sowing Transplant Roguing

Year

N+1

Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Head office "La Noëlle" - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00

TE

Semi


  The vegetable species Red Beet Year

Month

J

N F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing

Year

N+1

Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

Parsnip Year

Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Roguing Flowering Harvest

Leek

Year

Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

Sowing Transplant

Year

N+1

Roguing Flowering Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Seeds activity "Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320

Semis

Sowing


The production package Chives Year

Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing Transplant

Year

N+1

Roguing Flowering Harvest

Swiss Chard Year

Month

J

N F

M

A

M

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

Corn Salad Year

Month

J

N F

M

A

M

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Roguing Flowering Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Head office "La Noëlle" - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00

TE

Semi


  The vegetable species Onion «Onion from bulbs - long day type» Year

Month

J

F

M

A

M

N J

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Transplant

Year

N+1

Transplant Roguing Flowering Harvest

Cabbage Year

Month

J

N F

M

A

M

J

Sowing Transplant Roguing

Year

N+1

Roguing Flowering Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Seeds activity "Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320

Semis

Sowing


The production package Main crops are handled by two teams which have nearly 40 years of experience. One team is dedicated to hybrid corn and hybrid sunflower and the other one is in charge of cereals, rapeseed and fodder.

Cereals - automn sowing Year

Month

J

F

M

A

M

N J

J

A

S

O

N

D

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing

Year

N+1

Harvest

High protein crops - automn sowing Year

Month

N

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Harvest

Cereals and high protein crops Year

Month

- spring sowing

N

J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S O

N

D

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing Harvest

Annual grasses Year

Month

J

F

N M

A

M

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Harvest

Perennial grasses Year

Month

J

F

M

N A

M

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Sowing Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Head office "La Noëlle" - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00

TE


  Main crops Alfalfa Year

Month

N J

F

M

A

M

J

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

J

A

S

O

N

D

Sowing

Year

N+1

Sowing Harvest

Rapeseeds Year

Month

J

N F

M

A

M

J

Sowing

Year

N+1

Harvest

Hybrid corn Year

Month

J

N F

M

A

M

J

Sowing Detasseling Harvest

Hybrid sunflower Year

Month

J

F

M

N A

M

J

Sowing Roguing Harvest

  open field crops

  under cover

  crops under plastic house

TERRENA - Seeds activity "Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320


The service package Thanks to its industrial capacity and its continual investment, Terrena offers a large range of services for your seed lots:

 Laboratory analysis  Drying  Sorting  Disinfection  Treatment

 Sizing  Bagging  Storage, Climate controlled storage  Logistics

TERRENA - Head office "La Noëlle" - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00 TERRENA - Seeds activity "Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320


Terrena Seeds Activity Terrena is one of the top ten European cooperative; our seed production is a strategic area for the company. Our seed production is done in a region with ideal climate conditions for your seeds which allows us to provide consistence and quality all year long. We multiply seeds on more than 11,000 hectares for our clients worldwide. We invest in the latest, reliable and flexible industrial equipment as well as our storage capacity which enables us to adapt to your supply chain delivering directly to your clients. Entrusting your seed production to Terrena is the safe choice. Xavier Carrion Director Terrena Seeds

Key figures Terrena Group A turnover of

4,365 22,000 11,821 2 million euros

farmers (members)

employees

million hectares of cultivated land

TERRENA Group With its 22,000 farmers and 11,821 employees, Terrena plays a major role in French farming and in the French food industry. Terrena has committed itself to a new relationship between farming and society, at the beginning of the line, serving farmers by offering solutions to produce more, better with lessand by developing Ecologically Intensive Farming and further down the line, with products including a Healthy Eating element. This new farming takes into account nutritional challenges from the moment the products are elaborated. It uses ecosystem functionality to the best ends by ensuring its renewal. To a certain extent, it’s a farming system which relies on life’s natural productive capacity often updating old practices but adapting them with the help of innovative technologies which are now available. Our forward Looking Farmers are at the heart of this experimental process. NEW FARMING BRINGS TOGETHER THREE MAJOR ELEMENTS 1 Our farmers organised into cooperative, real Forward Looking Farmers 2 Ecologically Intensive Farming as the technological cornerstone 3 Healthy Eating as the benefit for our consumers

Jean-Marc Poirier, Forward Looking Farmers Farmer at Blou (49)

TERRENA - Head office "La Noëlle" - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00 TERRENA - Seeds activity "Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320

Our clients worldwide


Frédérique Piron

Mob. +33 670 791 855 Tel. +33 241 796 338 prousseau@terrena.fr

Tel. +33 241 796 335 Fax +33 241 796 385 fpiron@terrena.fr

David Antier

Dominique Thuault

Mob. +33 607 025 514 Tel. +33 241 796 329 dantier@terrena.fr

Tel. +33 241 796 320 Fax +33 241 796 315 dthuault@terrena.fr

Renaud Véret

François Bousselin

Seed production and sales director

Vegetable seed production manager

Vegetable seed sales engineer Mob. +33 762 573 388 Tel. +33 241 796 400 rveret@terrena.fr

Client relations and vegetable seed administration

Seed product manager Cereal, fodder & rapeseed

Corn & sunflower seed production manager Tel. +33 241 796 320 Fax +33 241 796 315 fbousselin@terrena.fr

www.pourquipourquoi.fr - Crédit photo : SCOPIC, Photothèque Terrena et Alexis Chézière © - Terrena © / emer - CARRÉ PIXEL - Fotolia.com ©

Patrick Rousseau

High Quality Seeds Production and Services

TERRENA - Head office «La Noëlle» - BP 20 199 - 44155 ANCENIS Cedex - France - Tel. +33 (0)240 989 00 TERRENA - Seeds activity «Route de la Ménitré - 49250 BEAUFORT-EN-VALLEE - France - Tel. +33 (0)241 796 320

www.terrena-semences.com

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