October 27th 2011, was an important day for all colleagues of Hendrix Genetics inside and outside France.
Mrs Annick Studler, who founded the Studler company together with her husband André in 1948, inaugurated the new office including a brand new laboratory in Ploufragan (France).
Hendrix Genetics B.V. and Financière Grelier Holding s.a.s. have completed their
agreement to join forces in poultry breeding and distribution.
Today Hendrix Genetics have completed their acquisition of Landcatch & LNS (Landcatch Natural Selection) from Lithgows Limited.
This step marks an important milestone for Hendrix Genetics and Landcatch / LNS.
“Today, Hendrix Genetics enters the world of aquaculture breeding, a natural fit with our existing multi-species portfolio.” stated Thijs Hendrix, Président of Hendrix Genetics.
“It is a great day for our customers and employees as we are now linked with a global leader in animal genetics. We are excited by the possibilities this brings.” commented Hugh Currie, Managing Director of Landcatch & LNS.
Hendrix Genetics and Groupe Grelier have presented their cooperation project to join forces in Poultry breeding and distribution.
Today the Ambassador of France in The Netherlands, His Excellency Jean-François Blarel, installed Thijs Hendrix as “Chevalier de l’Ordre du Mérite Agricole”
During a ceremony at the Hendrix family farm “Saazehof” in Ospel (Limburg), The Netherlands, the Ambassador of France in The Netherlands, His Excellency Jean-François Blarel installed Thijs Hendrix as Knight in the National Order of Agricultural Merit (Chevalier de l’Ordre du Mérite Agricole).