Building on its heritage, Lidea capitalises on the expertise and experience gained over more than 80 years to improve genetic performance and find new seed varieties. Research and breeders use new technologies to find innovative and personalised solutions in terms of products, services and digital decision-making tools.

Innovations in varieties enable Lidea to meet the new challenges facing farmers and societal needs, whether for food, animal feed or bioenergy (methanisation, biomass, etc.).

Lidea is one of Europe’s leading organic seed producers and offers farmers the possibility to meet the growing market demand. By 2030, the share of organic farming in the European Union is expected to reach 10% of the usable agricultural area, compared to 7.5% in 2018.