Raymond Février appointed Director General of INRA

Following his secondary education in Lyon, Raymond Février (on the right) entered the National Agricultural Institute in 1940. Recruited by INRA in 1945, he would complete most of his career within the Institute, where he was one of the founders of the Jouy-en-Josas Research Centre in 1951. Appointed Director General in 1975, he resigned in 1978.