Michel Group presentation

The Michel Group is a family company located in Brittany (France).

Founded in 1947, the company is run by the 3rd generation since 2010: Ludovic, Joachim and Matthias.

It’s the first French private and family owned network specialized in animal nutrition, Michel Group produces 800 000 T of feed/year and sell 25 million of animals/year.
The group represent 4% of the French market and spread its activity through 5 plants located in the west part of France.

Since 2005, the Michel group have the triple Quality, Security, Environment certification (ISO 9001 / OH SAS 18001 / ISO 14001).

Michel historical plant have a manufacturing unit dedicated to starter feed with a specialized production line. This production line has a specific press and dedicated raw material supply allowing to control the whole manufacturing process and exclude all risk of cross-contamination.

Michel Group expertise

Animal nutrition and production chains organization



 Weekly production:

  • 500 000 broilers, including 100 000 certified
  • 60 000 turkeys, including 50 000 certified
  • 40 000 guinea foals
  • 60 000 ducks

Feed production:

  • 300 000 T/year (including 4000 T/year for farmer game)



Feed production:

  • 420 000 T/year of complete feed and complementary feed
  • 13 000 T/year of prestarter feed for piglets
  • 11 000 T/year of FAF Minerals



Feed production:

  • 80 000 T/year

Digitization and breeding monitoring

In order to improve global performances, Michel Group has developed a traceability tool using data in poultry.

Demedication expertise

Since 2012, in France, Michel Group initiates a global program with a drastic reduction of the use of antibiotic and coccidiostat in livestock farm. This reduction program is part of their continuous improvement plan in order to offer to our meat processor customers poultry reared in a sustainable way.

Michel Group locations