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French Poultry and Aquaculture Breeders Technical Center


The SYSAAF in a few lines is :

  • A professional union (Law of 1884)
    • Genetic activity carried out within the framework of a delegation of responsibilities by the Technical Institute of Poultry Farming (ITAVI), authorized by the Ministry of Agriculture (Livestock Act 2006),
    • 34 adherent breeding structures (19 aquaculture, 11 poultry, and 4 entomocoles),
    • 30 employees,
    • Support for the selection of 119 lines of 29 species, including 9 poultry, 12 fish, 3 shellfish, 3 shrimp, 2 entomocoles,
    • More than 100 indexed lines, with more than 340,000 new individuals in 2020, or more than 2,500,000 new phenotypic data and nearly 7 M of individuals in base,
    • €1.8 million in budget, including €280 k in CASDAR support via France Agrimer (eligibility for the tax research credit (CIR),
    • Framework agreements with the national research institutes INRAE, IFREMER and ANSES.
    • A work in R&D with 3 CIFRE theses in progress in 2021 and an involvement in a 40th of regional, national and European programs.
  • Support and expertise according to the needs of members on :
    • Definition of selection programmes and data processing,
    • Training of staff in selection structures,
    • Conduct of audits.
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