Year of creation: 1965
Status: Association 
Workforce: 460
% of the turnover dedicated to R&D: 16,7
Patents: NC
Accreditations : NC

Biopôle Clermont-Limagne
14 rue Henri Mondor
63360 Saint-Beauzire

Marion Lespine
Phone: +33 473 634 000


As the fourth largest seed company worldwide, Limagrain’s mission is to move agriculture forward to meet global food related challenges.

Limagrain is an agricultural cooperative owned by nearly 1,500 farmers located in Limagne Val d’Allier (in the center of France), and an international seed group present in 57 countries with more than 9,000 employees.

The Group breeds, produces and distributes field seeds, vegetable seeds and agri-food products. Focused on the genetic progress of plants, it is driven by its purpose: cooperating for the progress of agriculture everywhere, for everyone.

As the fourth largest seed company worldwide, Limagrain, with well-known brands on their markets such as LG, Vilmorin, Hazera, Harris Moran, Jacquet and Brossard, makes 1,909 million euros in sales, to which is added 642 million euros made jointly with its strategic partners.