Symposium on Sunflower and Climate Change

The International Symposium on Sunflower and Climate Change was organized in the frame of the SUNRISE project, by INRA Toulouse (Institut National de Recherche en Agronomie) and the French technical c...

In brief

In an unprecedented effort - 8 years project, investment of €21m, 16 partners including 9 public laboratories with a specific investment of INRA, 6 companies involved in sunflower breeding and the ...

The Project

In a context of climate changes and of world increasing demand for oilseed production, it is crucial to improve resistance to drought and yields of sunflower crops in such conditions. To improve ge...


Annual meeting 2014

Published on Friday, 27 June 2014 11:59

The project’s annual meeting will take place on November 12th and 13th 2014 in Toulouse.

Last news

Published on Monday, 30 September 2013 17:01

Annoucement: Plant Genomes' Day at CNRGV:  June 4th, 2014 - Toulouse, France  /  Achievements, challenges and future for  plant genomics Visit for more info. !  Attendance to Plant Genome's Day is free of charge b...

Visit our Q&A Page !

Published on Friday, 17 May 2013 14:50

To learn more about the sunflower and the research programs dedicated to this crop, visit our "Q&A" page!  

Consortium Agreement

Published on Friday, 17 May 2013 14:11

The members of the Governing Council initiated on April 23rd., 2013, the discussion about the Consortium Agreement.