1997: Acquisition of the layer gene pool by Groupe Grimaud:

  • Rhode Island,
  • Leghorn, Sussex,
  • New Hampshire

1990-2000's: Implementation of the layer breeding program within Groupe Grimaud


July 2008: Establishment of the layer breeding company "NOVOGEN" with a focus on:

  • High egg quality standards
  • Productivity (longevity and persistency)
  • Efficiency
  • Ability to adapt to various production systems