Anove is made up of 60 organisations, of which 54 are private companies and 3 are public research centres.

  • ANOVE’ members total turnover exceeds 1,000 million Euro , of which up to 700 million Euro come from seeds and plants market.
  • The plant breeding industry employs more than 2,500 people just in the seed sector, most of them highly qualified personnel.
  • 40-50% of the jobs are held by R&D specialists.
  • The productivity ratio per worker amounts to 230,000 Euro/year. This figure is due to the high technological qualification of the members’ workforce.

The Association is organized in Crop Sections. (Section Vegetables and Ornamentals;  Section Cereals and Pulses; Section Maize, Oilseeds and Industrial Crops; Section Fruits), as well as into Horizontal Committees and Working Groups.