A sector of excellence

The seed potato sector is made up of professionals committed to defending the health quality of certified seed potatoes, promoting the creation of varieties that better meet the expectations of society and the markets and contributing to the development of means of production. innovative to meet environmental challenges.

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The seed potato sector in figures


world producer and exporter


plants collectors

700 000

tons produced



Variety database

Consult the information concerning the varieties listed in the French and European catalogues.

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The advantages of French certified plants: quality, safety and traceability

The certified plant is a security for the potato producer. The certification provides it with major guarantees for successful cultivation and benefiting from a healthy and abundant harvest. It also makes it possible to guarantee the sanitary quality of the territory.



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Our values

All players in the sector share values reflecting the excellence of the production of French seed potatoes.