In a groundbreaking stride towards a more sustainable agricultural landscape, the newly established Association Biocontrôle et Biostimulation pour l'Agroécologie (ABBA) is spearheading a transformative shift in the industry. We are thrilled to announce that Bachar Blal, AlgaEnergy's Managing Director for France, has been elected as the Deputy Treasurer of ABBA, reinforcing AlgaEnergy's commitment to industry progress and sustainability.
ABBA's Mission: Pioneering Agribusiness Innovation in France and Abroad
This French initiative is at the forefront of the Grand Défi biocontrôle et biostimulation pour l'Agroécologie, supported by the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Sovereignty. At its core, ABBA is dedicated to reducing chemical pesticide use in Europe by 50% by 2030, with collaborative efforts spanning the entire agricultural value chain. With strategic financial backing of 42 million euros from the National Research Agency and an additional 18 million euros from private entities over the next six years, ABBA aims to develop and diversify biocontrol and biostimulation biosolutions, aligning them with broader strategies for agroecological plant protection.
AlgaEnergy's Leadership in ABBA: A Commitment to Modern Agriculture
Embedded within ABBA's mission is AlgaEnergy's unwavering commitment to industry progress and sustainability. Bachar Blal's election as the Deputy Treasurer of ABBA not only symbolizes recognition for our team's professionalism and outstanding career but also positions AlgaEnergy as a driving force within this transformative association. This move signifies not only a commitment to sustainable agriculture but also a stride towards a future where farmers globally have access to cutting-edge biocontrol and biostimulation technologies. It is a collaborative effort aimed at supporting growers in achieving higher yields, maintaining exceptional quality, and cultivating flourishing profits.
AlgaEnergy's role in ABBA represents a pivotal moment in the pursuit of sustainable agriculture. As we join forces with ABBA, we aim to contribute to the development and implementation of innovative biological-based solutions that will define the future of the agribusiness industry.
President: Christian Huyghe (INRAE)
Vice-Presidents: Flora Limache (IBMA France) and Stephanie Tiprez (AFAÏA)
Secretary: Geoffroy Moulin (Staphyt)
Assistant Secretary: Louis Gauthier (Doriane)
Treasurer: Marianne Sellam (Acta les instituts techniques agricoles)
Deputy Treasurer: Bachar Blal (AlgaEnergy)
AlgaEnergy’s Leadership in ABBA: A Commitment to Modern Agriculture
United States (January 15, 2024) – AlgaEnergy and Nutrient TECH, both companies fully owned by the De Sangosse Group, are thrilled to announce the appointment of Tyler Grenzow as their new President for North America. In this pivotal role, Tyler will take responsibility of De Sangosse’s nutritional and biosolutions business in the United States and Canada, channeled through both companies, which will unify their efforts and reinforce the position of De Sangosse as an industry leader.
17 January, 2024
In a groundbreaking stride towards a more sustainable agricultural landscape, the newly established Association Biocontrôle et Biostimulation pour l'Agroécologie (ABBA) is spearheading a transformative shift in the industry. We are thrilled to announce that Bachar Blal, AlgaEnergy's Managing Director for France, has been elected as the Deputy Treasurer of ABBA, reinforcing AlgaEnergy's commitment to industry progress and sustainability.15 January, 2024
The Microbiome Congress is Europe's most prominent event focused on the utilization and application of microorganisms. AlgaEnergy participated actively, making valuable contributions by showcasing scientific studies and presenting a specialized range of solutions specifically designed to promote soil health. The company's participation in the event was within the context of its incorporation into the De Sangosse group.16 June, 2023
Following an extensive restructuring, AlgaEnergy is proud to partner with DE SANGOSSE Group through a soon to be finalized deal that will enable a concentrated focus on its agricultural markets. Previous business verticals including cosmetics, bioenergy, aquaculture and nutraceuticals will be discontinued, allowing a single-minded focus on solutions for agricultural markets, specifically agribiological inputs (biostimulants, biofertilizers and biocontrol).25 May, 2023
On November 16th, 2022 open voting for the Board of Directors of the European Biostimulants Industry Council (EBIC) took place, resulting in the election of AlgaEnergy’s Managing Director – Carlos Rodríguez-Villa as Vice President of the board – with 95 percent of the participatory vote.01 December, 2022
Alcobendas City Council has awarded us with this award "which recognizes business excellence", delivered by the Mayor of Alcobendas, Aitor Retolaza.28 October, 2022
We were one of the 15 companies selected -among more than 200 applications from 27 countries- to participate in the 11th edition of the Social Innovation Tournament, organized by the EIB Institute, obtaining the second prize in the 'Blue and Green Economy' category.30 September, 2022
Decoding how AlgaEnergy’s solutions energize crop gene expression in less than 2 hours.26 September, 2022
Carlos Rodríguez-Villa, Managing Director of AlgaEnergy, gave a TED talk in which he showed how, through innovation, the goals set in the 2030 Agenda can be achieved.23 September, 2022
The biotechnology company has joined and completed the first phase of the EIC Greenhouse Gas (EIC GHG) Programme, promoted by the European Innovation Council, with the aim of measuring, reducing and offsetting the carbon footprint of European companies.16 September, 2022