Who are we?
The eRcane Research Centre has a pivotal role in the sugarcane sector in Réunion while being at the forefront of genetic and technological progress with a view to boosting sugarcane production and ensuring its economic viability and sustainability.
eRcane is structured in two branches :
- the Agronomy branch includes the Plant Breeding department and the Cropping Techniques department
- the Industry branch is focused on the optimisation of sugar processing while developing research on industrial enhancements such as applying the green chemistry concept.