ANOVE is a necessary platform for contributing to solving the challenges the Spanish agriculture is facing, collaborating with government authorities as well as with organisations representing the different sectors of agricultural production.

In this context, the role of the seed industry, plant breeders and their ability to research and innovate will be essential for the future of European agriculture and for food and industry worldwide.

ANOVE’ members represents up to 95% of the Spanish varieties market used in main crops:

  • 100% vegetables
  • 90% sweet fruits
  • 85% red fruits

Regarding field crops:

  • 100% sugar beet
  • 100% corn
  • 95% cereals
  • 90% sunflower
  • 80% cotton

ANOVE’ members play a fundamental role in agriculture, as breeders and suppliers of an essential technology to agricultural development: the new plant varieties.

In the food sector, seeds and plants -and thus the companies breeding them-, are the base of the supply chain. Thus, they are a key element to secure food as well as  to provide an important added value to the entire supply chain.



Mission – Vision

ANOVE’s MISSION is to represent the plant breeding sector in Spain by promoting the defence of its interests and awareness of its activity, supporting innovation and development of agriculture.

ANOVE works for an innovative, competitive and sustainable agriculture, which values and has full access to plant breeding, thus contributing to food security and the economic development of society.