French Vine and Wine Institute

Areas of expertise

The fields and areas of activity of the French Institute of Vine and Wine

The IFV's general interest missions are to conduct studies and carry out developments for the entire French wine industry, in the fields of plant breeding, viticulture, winemaking and product marketing, by combining scientific, technological and economic approaches with a good integration in the dynamics of territorial development.


The priority areas of activity

● Vine selection, varietal and nursery innovation

● Fight against vine dieback

● Organic vineyard and wine

● Vineyard protection and reduction of phytosanitary inputs

● Agri-environment and land management

● Competitiveness in the vineyard and winery

● Results transfer and digital revolution