National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)

Ranked the number one agricultural institute in Europe and number two in the world, INRA carries out mission-oriented research for high-quality and healthy foods, competitive and sustainable agriculture and a preserved and valorised environment.


National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA)
147 rue de l'université
75338 Paris


Phone: +33(0)1 42 75 90 00
Fax: +33(0)1 47 05 99 66


  • Research

Focus of Research:

  • Animal Genetics
  • Animal Health
  • Animal Physiology and Livestock Systems
  • Applied Mathematics and Informatics
  • Environment and Agronomy
  • Forest, Grassland and Freshwater Ecology
  • Microbiology and the Food Chain
  • Nutrition, Chemical Food Safety and Consumer Behaviour
  • Plant Biology
  • Plant Breeding and Genetics
  • Plant Health and Environment
  • Science and Process Engineering of Agricultural Products
  • Science for Action and Sustainable Development
  • Social Sciences, Agriculture and Food, Rural Development and Environment

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